Monthly Archives: April 2019
Toms Take #113 – Condo or townhome? What’s the difference?
Condo and homeowner’s associations are very different. Often times, homes with townhome layouts could actually be condos. This may not seem like a big deal, but it changes the financing and insurance requirements when buying and selling. Check out episode #113 of Tom’s Take to learn more and get clear on these differences. Read More
Tom’s Take #112 – 59% of Buyers are interested in sustainable building features
The National Association of Realtors just came out with a survey that said 59% of Buyers are interested in sustainable building features in their next home. Check out episode #112 of Tom’s Take to find out what this all means as well as some key things sellers can do to make their home more energy... Read More
Tom’s Take #111 – Best of Zillow Badge
Zillow has yet another way for clients to vet potential teams and agents to help them with their real estate decisions. The “Best of Zillow” badge evaluates agents in a very new and innovative way, throughout the process as opposed to after everything is said and done. Check out episode #111 to learn how Realtors... Read More
Tom’s Take #110 – Three options when you need to sell your current home to buy a new one
Many homeowners need to sell their current home before they buy a new one. Whether they need the equity for a down payment out of the current property or they don’t make enough money to carry two mortgage payments, this is a common issue throughout the entire country. Check out episode #110 of Tom’s Take... Read More
Tom’s Take #109 – Rates are…4%?
At the end of 2018, every expert out there predicted rates would be into the 5% range. As of April 1, they are not even close on a 30 year fixed loan. The Fed is now hesitating on their rates policy. These are a lot of changes! Check out episode #109 of Tom’s Take... Read More