Strategies for Buying a Home in a Competitive Market

Homebuyers looking for a bargain will have better luck finding deals on home décor at the dollar store than in housing this year. In some cases, even if a home needs major repairs, seller’s have the upper hand and can ask what they want. That’s because […]

Strategies for Buying a Home in a Competitive Market2022-05-18T11:15:52-10:00

Sellers- Not All Home Inspection Fixes are Required

When selling your home, you can expect the buyer to request a home inspection. It’s to the buyer’s benefit to identify any potential problems that owners have not already disclosed. You may get an extensive list of potential fixes suggested by the inspector and wonder how […]

Sellers- Not All Home Inspection Fixes are Required2022-04-23T22:29:30-10:00

Owning a Home Offers Several Tax Benefits

Members of the real estate industry are vigorous advocates for creating and maintaining the tax benefits of homeownership.When the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act doubled the standard deduction for taxpayers a few years ago, far fewer people itemized their expenses, missing out on deductions. […]
Owning a Home Offers Several Tax Benefits2022-03-30T02:13:07-10:00

Resolutions to Help You Buy a Home This Year

Resolutions to Help You Buy a Home This Year2022-02-14T21:06:57-10:00

Winter May be the Best Time to Buy a Home on Maui 

Traditionally in real estate, spring and summer are the best months to buy or sell a home, with May starting the peak of the selling season. Factors affecting the May boom include warmer temperatures, kids being out of school, and the longer days. But there are […]

Winter May be the Best Time to Buy a Home on Maui 2021-12-14T19:06:38-10:00

Increasing Mortgage Rates- The Good and the Bad News

Rising mortgage interest rates could be a curse or a blessing for prospective homebuyers, depending on a host of factors. With a housing shortage, builders unable to meet demand, and millennials wanting to become homeowners, rising interest rates are a new wrinkle in the home buying […]

Increasing Mortgage Rates- The Good and the Bad News2021-12-01T09:12:34-10:00

Boomers vs First-Timers in Home Buying Competition

Baby boomers are seeking a simpler life and an easier to take care of home. However, this means moving into a lower priced housing market traditionally sought by young families. In an already fiercely competitive market, this makes home buying difficult for everyone—boomers, and younger buyers […]

Boomers vs First-Timers in Home Buying Competition2021-11-23T08:34:01-10:00

Know the Pros and Cons of Online Home Shopping

It’s okay to begin shopping for a new home online, but at a certain point you will need to take that search into real life. Online searches can simplify some tasks but be aware of some downfalls to spending too much time internet shopping, especially in […]

Know the Pros and Cons of Online Home Shopping2021-09-28T16:33:22-10:00
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