Tips for Buyers

Oct. 26, 2020

Don’t Buy a New Build Home Without an Agent

Should you use a Realtor when buying a new construction home? ABSOLUTELY, YES!!!

One of the biggest misconceptions is when you’re buying a new build home just go directly to the builder’s sales office and speak with them. While you can certainly do that, you have to remember their sales ...

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Oct. 22, 2020

How Safe Are Gated Communities?

One of the most frequent requests I get from client’s is to find a home in a gated community. But how safe are gated communities compared to non-gated? Is it worth paying extra to be behind a gate? What are the pros & cons? All good questions.

 

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April 18, 2016

Should I Have An Agent to Buy a New Construction Home?

This is probably one of the most common questions asked (and one of the biggest misconceptions in home buying) when clients are looking to buy from a new home builder like Toll Brothers, Lennar, KB Homes, Pardee, Richmond American, DR Horton or any of the other numerous builders.

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Aug. 10, 2014

What You Need to Know About Sun City - Summerlin

Many people already know that Sun City Summerlin is a senior community (ages 55+) located in the master-planned community of Summerlin in Las Vegas. What you may not know is that it has tons of excellent amenities designed to keep seniors active and entertained during their golden years.

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July 21, 2014

Tips for Relocating

So you've found the perfect home, and you're ready to start planning your move. Seems like a pretty daunting task, no? Don't stress! We've compiled some helpful checklists to make your move a little easier.

CHECKLIST 1: RELOCATION EXPENSES

1. Track all of your expenses – ...

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July 16, 2014

4 Tips for Buying an Investment Property

Buying an investment property continues to be one of America's favorite ways to invest, especially in places like Las Vegas. An investment property should be about increasing your wealth and securing your financial future. There is however, a common misconception that property investing always delivers positive returns. While this ...

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July 2, 2014

Is Using Bitcoin to Buy Real Estate in the US a Reality?

Several days ago, digital real estate website RedLuxury.com published an article about Chinese investors using Bitcoin as currency to purchase European properties. According to the article, currency restrictions imposed by the Chinese government make Bitcoin particularly attractive to Chinese investors because it's digital peer-to-peer payment method with no ...

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June 22, 2014

5 Questions to Ask Before Choosing a Real Estate Agent

Whether you’re planning to buy or sell property this summer, you may want to work with a real estate agent to guide you through the process. While you may have a neighbor or cousin who works in real estate, it’s a good idea to vet potential agents to ensure the ...

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June 10, 2014

Switching From Renting to Buying: 5 Things to Know

So you’ve decided it’s time to leave the world of renting and buy a home. If you’ve always rented, you’re in for quite a few changes as you look to buy. Here are five things to look out for as you start the process of buying a home.

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May 29, 2014

How to Get Along with Your HOA

If you live in a condominium complex or a community housing development, you might already be a part of a homeowners association (HOA). Or if you are a first time homebuyer and are getting ready to buy a home, you might be considering living in a development with an HOA ...

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