Best Ways to Improve the Chances of Selling Your House



If you want your Allentown home to be sold as fast as possible, prepare to do some little extra work. Do everything you can to get your house in exceptional shape. The following tips, coupled with an attractive price, will boost the odds of getting your house sold. Improve your home Focus on first impressions. […]

Fewer homes are selling above list price



The amount of homes that were sold above their listing price fell each month in the second half of 2018, with December seeing the biggest month-over-month drop since at least 2012, Zillow reported. Experts interpret it as another sign of a slowdown in the housing market. Just 19 percent of home sales in the U.S. […]

Ken Griffin of Citadel buys America’s most expensive home for $238M



Hedge fund billionaire Ken Griffin, the founder and owner of Citadel, has just snapped up the most expensive home ever sold on the U.S. market for a cool $238 million. Griffin’s purchase of the New York penthouse that overlooks Central Park underlines his love for real estate, and adds to his portfolio of more than […]

5 Home Staging Ideas to Sell Your Home Quickly



Properly staging your home might cost a little money but it’s almost certain to sell for more money and faster. Can you really afford not to prepare your house for sale? When you’re looking for your next house, don’t you want to see it at its best? A 2017 National Association of Realtors Report found […]

Space Sells – Top Spacious Tips to Sell Your Home



Studies have shown that we, as people make decisions on everyone we first meet within the first couple of seconds; the same definitely applies in real estate, so first impressions are paramount. Recent surveys found a staggering 72% of potential home buyers have already dismissed a house before viewing the first room.  With the real […]

Pointers for First Time Home Buyers



Choosing to work with a local lender may improve your chances of getting your offer accepted. Local lenders tend to be more client focused, and can help fight on your behalf for your offer to be accepted.

5 Insider Secrets to Home Sales



It’s pretty easy to come up with the Top 10 Tips for buying or selling a house. You should know those because other buyers and sellers just like you will be using them. However, the Top 10 don’t give you an advantage

Buying a foreclosure as your first home?



Let me start by saying that considering any money saving options when purchasing a home is smart.  I would always advise that first time buyers do plenty of research before settling on buying a foreclosure. Buying a foreclosed home may seem like a great deal at first glance. After all, how could an incredibly low […]

What determines the value of a home?



While both the house and location will factor into the value of a property, in the end, it is an appraiser that actually drives or rather determines a property’s actual value. Say what? to put it simply: Appraisals determine property values Property values are important to buyers Property values are important to sellers Lenders want […]

Millennials are the most likely age group to face challenges in the real estate market



Millennials, the largest group of home sellers, are the most likely to make concessions, change the date of their closing and have an offer fall through, according to the 3rd annual Zillow Group Report on Consumer Housing Trends.