1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Senior Living In Columbia, Missouri

    Columbia, MO offers a wide variety of real estate options. One of the most invaluable, being our senior living and retirement retreats.  Browse some of the most popular establishments that Columbia, MO has to offer below. Click the image to view more about these facilities and all that they have to…Read More

  5. 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

  6. Real Estate Contracts

    From the time you make an offer to buy a house to closing the deal, there are multiple forms and legal contracts that need to be signed. This process, or series of processes, can be overwhelming, but with the right counsel and legal representation, both parties will be assured that their interests a…Read More

  7. 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

  8. Making a Real Estate Offer

    When you’ve found a house that suits you and it comes time to make the infamous “offer”, there are a few things to consider before proceeding. The offer will be written down on a standard legal form and will include very specific terms and conditions of the offer for the seller. Some of these …Read More

  9. Home Appraisals

    When you set out to look at houses and the help of a professional, knowledgeable real estate agent, you have to know if the homes you are looking at are worth the prices the sellers are asking. This is a tedious but important part to buying a new home and it could be easy to overpay for a piece of p…Read More

  10. Mortgage Payments

    A clear understanding of mortgage payments and refinancing methods is important to the life of a loan and the lender and borrower relationship. The basic life of a loan is made up of monthly mortgage payments and each payment can be broken up into four parts, known as PITI: Principal, Interest, Taxe…Read More