Category Archives: For Sellers

NEW Work From Home Scores for U.S. Counties

The option to work from home or remotely is likely to become part of the workforce culture. A larger fraction of workers allowed to work from home will change the mix of demand for residential and commercial real estate between the city and the suburbs, give rise to new home designs that allow workers to […]


Guide to Negotiating an Offer

When it comes to evaluating offers, the purchase price isn’t always the most important factor. That means, in order to figure out whether an offer you receive is “good” —and whether you should negotiate — you’ll need to do two things: Consider your goals, and ask yourself whether this offer helps you meet them. Get […]


The Ideal Agent Scam

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New Real Estate Reality for Columbus Home Buyers

Anyone eager to buy a home this spring probably has reasons to feel good. The job market is solid. Average pay is rising. And mortgage rates, even after edging up slightly as of late, are still near historic lows. And then there’s the bad news: Inventory levels are down and buyers are struggling to find […]


Is Now a Good Time to Sell a Home

Thinking of selling your home but not sure if now is the “right time?” The most common reasons why people decide to sell their homes include changes to their financial status, an employment transfer, a growing family or retirement. Today’s low interest rates have also made it attractive for many homeowners to “move up” to […]


Study Reports 90% of Consumers Used an Agent in 2018

If you were thinking tech and for-sale-by-owner real estate transactions might replace real estate agents, new data should put this notion to rest: in the first half of 2018, 90% of home buyers and sellers used an real estate agent, according to the REAL Trends 2018 Consumer Study released on Monday, That’s the highest rate […]


Columbus and Central OH Home Trade-In Program

Begins offering services in Columbus, Dublin, Powell, New Albany, Westerville, Worthington, Hilliard, Upper Arlington and surrounding areas Brings home trade-in solution to home sellers whose homes require work, are simply not interested in dealing with the hassles associated with selling a home, and those looking to simultaneously sell and buy a new home On a […]


Home Warranties Explained

While buying a home remains one of the biggest investments a person will make in his or her life, there’s always a lingering fear that something may go wrong soon after the purchase. Though home inspections may catch most of these problems before they occur, what happens if a major system or appliance goes haywire […]


Understanding Real Estate Value

The term “value” can take many forms, and when buying and/or selling a home it’s important to understand all of them. There are five distinct ways to classify value. Although there are dictionary definitions for each, they are best understood through real-world examples. 1. Market value is the amount that a particular home is worth to a particular buyer. The Uniform […]