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How to Identify the Best Real Estate Investment

Learn how to maximize your real estate investment
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 23, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Investments
How to Identify the Best Real Estate Investment Investing in real estate can be a great way to build wealth for you and your family – learn how to maximize your real estate investment! LINDSAY LISTANSKI Investing in real estate can be a great way to create wealth for you and your family, but to succeed it’s important to adopt a different mindset than when you bought your family home. As a property investor you will be looking at homes for their profit potential rather than their aesthetics alone. H... read more
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How to Choose the Right Real Estate Agent: The Ultimate Checklist

Your real estate agent can make or break your home buying or selling experience
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 20, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Northern Idaho Real Estate  Selling Your Home
How to Choose the Right Real Estate Agent: The Ultimate Checklist Your real estate agent can make or break your home buying or selling experience. But how do you know if you’ve found the right one? ALEXANDRA FILIACI It can be a challenge to find the right real estate agent. How do you know if you’ve found the right one? What qualities should you look for when selecting an agent? We’ve put together the ultimate list of 7 critical qualities your real estate agent should possess. 1. Licensed Thi... read more
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Should I Sell My Home Before Buying a New Home?

Deciding whether to buy or sell a home first can be a tough decision
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 08, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Selling Your Home
Should I Sell My Home Before Buying a New Home? Deciding whether to buy or sell a home first can be a tough decision. Home buyers and home sellers each face their own challenges, but for many, the two processes go hand-in-hand. SHARON LEE Home buyers and home sellers each face their own challenges, but for many, the two processes go hand-in-hand. Most people cannot afford to own multiple homes, so the decision to move generally means both buying a new home and selling your current property. If you are attemptin... read more
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What Are Closing Costs?

What are closing costs? What should I know before getting my next loan?
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 05, 2017 in  Buying a Home  First Time Home Buyers  Selling Your Home
What Are Closing Costs? SHARON LEE What Are Closing Costs? Closing costs are fees paid in connection with the refinance or transfer of ownership in real property. They are paid by either the buyer or the seller on the settlement date. These fees will always vary. What you pay for one refinance or property transfer will not be the same as another. This is due to the different parties involved, different types and locations of property, the financial capacity of a buyer and many more factors. The law requires le... read more
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6 Questions to Ask a Home Inspector

Before finalizing your home buying process, a home inspector should look over the property you want to buy
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 02, 2017 in  Buying a Home
6 Questions to Ask a Home Inspector Before finalizing your home buying process, a home inspector should look over the property you want to buy to ensure that everything is in good shape. VICTORIA KEICHINGER Before finalizing your home buying process, a home inspector should look over the property you want to buy to ensure that everything is in good shape before you make the purchase official. A real estate agent may be able to help you find a qualified home inspector in the area. As a buyer, the Depar... read more
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