What is a Market Analysis?

When people think about selling their home they often wonder, “How much should I sell it for?” The number doesn’t just appear out of thin air. The number often comes from having a real estate agent perform a market analysis in order to arrive at a number that will help the property sell quickly and… Continue Reading

RealtyUSA Was Bought Out By Howard Hanna Real Estate Services

If you’ve followed my blog for some time, you probably know that I’ve been associated with RealtyUSA. Well, that independent company was recently bought by Howard Hanna Real Estate Services and I’m now technically with them. This is a good thing because Howard Hanna Real Estate Services is a family-owned company which has built up… Continue Reading

What Determines Property Value?

What determines property value? That’s a good question that gets a couple different answers depending whom you ask. For people who want to sell their home, the property value is what a ready-and-willing-and-able buyer is willing to pay for the house. It’s a number that’s typically calculated by looking at comparable homes in the neighborhood… Continue Reading

Consider These New Year’s Resolutions In Your Pursuit of Becoming a Homeowner

New Year’s resolutions are typically made each January, usually regarding jobs and weight loss, right? But what about those who want to accomplish something as big as becoming a homeowner? What are some New Year’s resolutions you can make to help you become a successful homeowner? First things first: buying a home is a considerable… Continue Reading