How Does Real Estate Privacy Law Protect You?

When we think about privacy law, our minds tend to direct us to things like healthcare HIPPA pamphlets and cybersecurity, with all those little checkboxes that we agree to but never read. Now consumers are starting to question real estate

Common Home Staging Mistakes Even Realtors Make

Having your client’s home properly staged should be a top priority of yours, but many clients will not be able to afford an independent home stager. Therefore, being able to provide guidance on how to best execute a flawless staging

What Features Homebuyers are Looking for in a Home in 2020

Even though the hottest time to buy is being interrupted by a pandemic, it is still important to know what features homebuyers are looking for in a home. Once stay-at-home orders begin to be lifted widespread, buyers are expected to

What Homebuyers and Sellers Think About COVID-19

We read a lot about what the so-called ‘experts’ think will happen to the real estate market as a result of COVID-19, but what do homebuyers and sellers think?  Transactly conducted a market survey among 400 homebuyers and 400 home

The Basics of Selling with HomeVestors

HomeVestors is a home flipping investor company that is also recognized by the name “We Buy Ugly Houses.” The company has franchises in 33 states, and has become a popular outlet for selling homes. This unconventional process is a great

What Percentage of Home Sales Do Realtors Get?

So what percentage of home sales do realtors get? It’s almost unavoidable, at some point or another you will probably be working with a real estate agent. They offer by far one of the most effective services to utilize when

What Fixes are Mandatory After a Home Inspection?

If you are selling your home you know that sooner or later you will need to get a home inspection done. Many buyers won’t even consider a home that has not had a thorough and professional home inspection done on

Why Should You Hire a Realtor?

Once you have become committed to buying or selling a home the next commitment you may want to make is to a real estate agent. There are many reasons why you should hire a realtor, and only a few are

How Does FEMA Determine Payout?

FEMA or the Federal Emergency Management Agency, was created in order to provide people with disaster relief funds. These funds are not meant to replace everything that was lost, only to provide people with enough support to get them in

Finding Rental Furniture for Staging

When selling a home, you want to catch people’s attention. You want to stand out so every potential buyer remembers your home. You want them to envision themselves living in your home for years to come. Creating these experiences for

What is an NHD report in Real Estate?

Thinking of selling your home? Be sure to check if an NHD real estate report is required. While this may seem like just another task to add to your list, it provides important information to buyers and is legally required

Redfin Estimates vs. Zillow Estimates

Advancements in technology have made home buyers and sellers more prepared than ever. Redfin and Zillow estimates are only two of those advancements. Both platforms offer great valuation tools, but it is easy to find yourself debating whether to use