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What are iBuyers in real estate?

iBuyers are a new category of real estate company that purchases homes directly from homeowners. The term iBuyer is short for “instant buyer” because they use automated valuation models (AVMs) to generate offers faster than typical buyers.  Although iBuyers offer...
Airbnb Investments

Airbnb Investments

There are countless ways in which people can invest their money. The stock market, businesses, bonds, etc. to name a few. But what about real estate? More specifically, Airbnb investments.   Some people have made Airbnb investments their entire career. It’s...

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How to Flip a House: A Beginner’s Guide

How to Flip a House: A Beginner’s Guide

Have you been watching too much HGTV lately? A side effect of this might be a strong desire to learn how to flip a house. Or maybe you’ve been searching for a way to break into real estate for awhile now, and flipping homes seems like the right investment strategy for...

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Buying A Second Home For Investment

Buying A Second Home For Investment

Whether you’re in the beginning stages of your career, have been working for a while, or are even retired; the thought of investing has probably crossed your mind. There are various avenues in which you can explore for investing, and real estate has become an...

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How Much Does It Cost to Move?

How Much Does It Cost to Move?

When you’re selling your house, it’s up to you to move before the closing or right after. If you’re doing it yourself, it will obviously cost you much less money from your moving budget, however it will probably cost you much more time in packing and transporting. If...

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5 Tips for Millennial Home Buyers

5 Tips for Millennial Home Buyers

According to the National Association of Realtors, millennial home buyers represent about 38% of the total buyer pool. Millennial buyers are a large portion of the real estate market. With that, many are likely first time buyers facing the challenges of making their...

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What Home Improvements Add the Most Value?

What Home Improvements Add the Most Value?

Trying to figure out what home improvements add the most value can be tricky. It can be helpful to identify projects that you will enjoy versus projects that other people will enjoy. The best home improvements are those that increase the home’s worth compared to what...

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Is Now A Good Time To Buy A House?

Is Now A Good Time To Buy A House?

Historically, a real estate agent would tell clients that purchasing a home has a lot to do with good timing. However, we’re currently in unconventional times. The mortgage rates have been at an all time low, and the demand for housing has soared. There’s also the...

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First Time Home Buyer: Start Here

First Time Home Buyer: Start Here

Buying a home for the first time can be overwhelming to say the least. There are many steps and requirements throughout the process and it can be easy to make a costly mistake along the way. But, with a little research and the right tools, buying your first home can...

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Atlanta Housing Market: August 2021

Atlanta Housing Market: August 2021

Summer is the peak season for real estate sales.  As we approach fall, we are still experiencing a sellers market. However, inventory is increasing slightly, and with that, days on the market as well. It may sound crazy to some, but now is still a great time to...

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St. Louis Housing Market: August 2021

St. Louis Housing Market: August 2021

Summer is the peak season for real estate sales.  As we approach fall, we are still experiencing a sellers market. However, inventory is increasing slightly, and with that, days on the market as well. It may sound crazy to some, but now is still a great time to...

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Charleston Housing Market: August 2021

Charleston Housing Market: August 2021

Summer is the peak season for real estate sales.  As we approach fall, we are still experiencing a sellers market. However, inventory is increasing slightly, and with that, days on the market as well. It may sound crazy to some, but now is still a great time to...

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Denver Housing Market: August 2021

Denver Housing Market: August 2021

Summer is the peak season for real estate sales.  As we approach fall, we are still experiencing a sellers market. However, inventory is increasing slightly, and with that, days on the market as well. It may sound crazy to some, but now is still a great time to...

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Phoenix Housing Market: August 2021

Phoenix Housing Market: August 2021

Summer is the peak season for real estate sales.  As we approach fall, we are still experiencing a sellers market. However, inventory is increasing slightly, and with that, days on the market as well. It may sound crazy to some, but now is still a great time to...

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Seattle Housing Market: August 2021

Seattle Housing Market: August 2021

Summer is the peak season for real estate sales. As we approach fall, we are still experiencing a sellers market. However, inventory is increasing slightly, and with that, days on the market as well. It may sound crazy to some, but now is still a great time to...

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Raleigh Housing Market: August 2021

Raleigh Housing Market: August 2021

Summer is the peak season for real estate sales.  As we approach fall, we are still experiencing a sellers market. However, inventory is increasing slightly, and with that, days on the market as well. It may sound crazy to some, but now is still a great time to...

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What is the Difference Between a Condo and a Townhouse?

What is the Difference Between a Condo and a Townhouse?

When purchasing a home, you’ll be forced to consider a lot of factors. This could include outdated kitchens, one or two car garages, yard or no yard, etc. One of the most important factors is what type of home you are looking to buy. Buyers will most likely be...

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Fixer Upper Homes: At A Glance

Fixer Upper Homes: At A Glance

Purchasing homes that need a fair amount of TLC is not for the faint of heart, but investors and everyday people do it all the time. But what exactly are fixer upper homes, and are they worth it? What are fixer upper homes? These are homes that are in need of serious...

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How Much Do Appraisals Cost?

How Much Do Appraisals Cost?

A residential house appraisal is an unbiased estimate of the true (or fair market) value of what a home is worth. It is conditional on the current real estate market. Whether you buy or sell, an appraisal can be useful. When buying a home, buyers typically need a...

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Types of Houses: What’s the Difference?

Types of Houses: What’s the Difference?

If you’re searching for a new home, it’s helpful to know the terms commonly used to describe home and property types. After all, the types of houses you consider purchasing can affect your mortgage and home insurance.  There are 2 ways different types of houses...

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How Long Does It Take To Sell A House?

How Long Does It Take To Sell A House?

Just how long does it take to sell your home anyway? You might think it shouldn't really take all that long to make a home sale, right? Well even if that’s the case, that’s often just the time the house is listed on the market to the time the seller accepted an...

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How to list your home on the MLS

How to list your home on the MLS

When it comes to selling your house, getting in front of as many buyers as possible is the best way to make a quick sale and maximize your proceeds. In this article, we'll explain how to list your home on the MLS. Talk to any agent and they’ll tell you that only...

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Best Places to Live in Georgia: Top 6 Cities

Best Places to Live in Georgia: Top 6 Cities

Best Places to Live in Georgia: Top 6 Cities  Considering a move to Georgia? Or maybe you’re already a Georgia resident and just looking for a change of scenery in “the Peach State”. Then you’ve come to the right place. We’re looking at the 6 best places to live...

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St. Louis Market Pulse: July 2021

St. Louis Market Pulse: July 2021

As we move into summer, we’re seeing a slight seasonal shift in the housing market across the country. Demand still remains greater than supply, and many sellers continue to have the upper hand in this market. However, as more homes hit the market, the ability to get...

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