1. Simple Home Projects That Can Help You Sell Your Home Quickly

    When selling a house, many people tend to fall into a renovation trap. They feel that they need to boost the value of the house to get the best price, but they often forget that the money spent on the improvements may not directly translate to an increase in value. There are several small, simple th…Read More

  2. Making Your New House a Home: 7 Simple Tips for Settling In

    There’s always a little sadness when you’re leaving a home that holds years of happy memories. The memories travel with you but not that comfortable, happy home feeling. That takes time to create. Meanwhile, the first few weeks in a new house can feel strange and awkward, almost like you’ve mo…Read More

  3. The Perks of Country Living

    It goes without saying that most of the population lives in or around a city. There are some definite benefits to buying a home in the city, such as the convenience of proximity to various stores and services. Yet living in the country offers a great deal to potential homeowners, in ways that city l…Read More

  4. When Is Buying a Fixer-Upper Worth It?

    One of the greatest housing trends in recent years has been the art of renovating homes. Shows like “Fixer Upper” and “Property Brothers” have popularized remodeling older homes, encouraging many potential home buyers to look for houses for sale that are in need of some work. Buying a fixer-…Read More

  5. Home Hacks – Worth It?

    Moving can be a thrilling experience, particularly when you are moving into your dream home. The home you have searched for your entire adult life. It has everything you want, and you are excited to make it even more perfect. If you are lucky enough to live in our gorgeous community of Columbia, may…Read More

  6. No Matter Your Situation, Iron Gate Real Estate Can Help

    In everyone’s lives, there comes a time when change is necessary and your housing situation needs to be evaluated. The circumstances could be happy or they could be tragic, either way it is important to have the right team on your side. At Iron Gate Real Estate, we are your local Columbia realtor …Read More

  7. Four Key Reasons Why Your Home Did Not Sell!

    Was your home sitting on the market for months and months when you were trying to sell in the past? Too often this is a reality too many homeowners find themselves dealing with. Whether working with a real estate agent or trying to sell on your own, here is a list of the top four key reasons why you…Read More

  8. Hey, Neighbors.

      There is a common misconception out there about real estate offices, and you’ve probably fallen for it. The first thing you learn about a local real estate office is where it’s located. How else would you know where to drive? Location... Many people like to believe that the location of an…Read More

  9. Working with a Realtor

    When you make the decision to buy a home or piece of property, one of the initial steps (in order to start in the right direction) is to use an experienced real estate broker to help search for the right buy. For the buyer, a realtor is absolutely the way to go, especially since they buyer pays noth…Read More

  10. Your Home Purchase, What to Expect

    Buying real estate is one of the largest financial decisions you will make in your lifetime. Understanding the market and the process involved is highly important and must be approached with caution. One of the first steps to take is to come up with a price that you can afford to pay for a new home.…Read More