Wednesday, July 25, 2018 / by Exit Homevets Realty
As more and more baby boomers enter retirement age, the question of whether or not to sell their homes and move will become a hot topic. In today’s housing market climate, with low available inventory in the starter and trade-up home categories, it makes sense to evaluate your home’s ability to adapt to your needs in retirement.
According to the National Association of Exclusive Buyers Agents (NAEBA), there are 7 factors that you should consider when choosing your retirement home.1
“It may be easy enough to afford your home today but think long-term about your monthly costs. Account for property taxes, insurance, HOA fees, utilities – all the things that will be due whether or not you have a mortgage on the property.”
Would moving to a complex with homeowner association (HOA) fees actually be cheaper than having to hire all the contractors you would need to maintain ...
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 / by Exit Homevets Realty
When homeowners decide to sell their houses, they obviously want to get the best possible pricefor their home with the least amount of hassles along the way. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is actually getting their homes sold.
In order to accomplish all three goals, a seller should realize the importance of using a real estate professional. We realize that technology has changed a buyer’s behavior during the home buying process. According to the National Association of Realtors’ 2018 Home Buyer & Seller Generational Trends Report, the first step that “42% of recent buyers took in the home buying process was to look online at properties for sale.”
However, the report also revealed that 94% of buyers who used the internet when searching for homes ultimately purchased their homes through either a real estate agent/broker or from a builder or builder’s agent. Only 2% of buyers p ...
Monday, April 10, 2017 / by Yamilet Berlingeri
Choose a Texas REALTOR®
Decide What You Want
Before you start looking, make a list of what you want. Then assign each item a priority.
Know What You Can Afford (Get Pre-qualified)
Before you start looking at homes, Contact a Mortgage Lender. (Get Pre-qualified)
Make an Offer You’ve figured out your home-search criteria and what you can afford. Now find a house and make an offer.
Secure Financing Unless you’re paying cash for the home, you’ll need a loan. Keep in mind the true price of financing goes beyond the interest rate alone.
Close the Deal After weeks or even months of research and decision-making, you close the transaction, usually at the title company's office.
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