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Monthly Archives: May 2019

    Tom’s Take #117 – Want to get into your new home before the school year starts?

    By Tom Toole | May 28, 2019

      School is almost out and it is not too early to be thinking about next school year when it comes to real estate transactions. Buyers with children in public school normally aim to target a move and closing date prior to the start of the new school year. This can be stressful. Check out... Read More

    Tom’s Take #116 – What is your agent’s vacation coverage plan?

    By Tom Toole | May 21, 2019

      The first summer holiday weekend is upon us. People go to the beach, mountains or a weekend getaway. Realtors are allowed to take vacations to and they also have a responsibility to their clients. Homes sell every day of the year and the market moves fast. Check out episode #116 of Tom’s Take to... Read More

    Tom’s Take #115 – Redfin wants to eliminate Buyers agents

    By Tom Toole | May 14, 2019

      CEO Glenn Kelman of Redfin rolled out a program that will allow direct offers to be made on Redfin listed homes. Will Buyers feel comfortable going this route? What does this mean for Sellers? Will the deals stick? There are a lot of questions, check out episode #115 of Tom’s Take to get answers. Read More

    Tom’s Take #114 – Appraisal contingencies and how they work

    By Tom Toole | May 7, 2019

      When Buyers are getting financing, the home has to appraise for the purchase price, most of the time. To find out what that means, check out episode #114 of Tom’s Take to learn about the embedded appraisal contingency and the actual addendum to the Agreement in Pennsylvania. Read More

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