What is my home worth? Let’s look at the most important aspects of home value.

You ask; What is my home worth? I’ll ask: What are some of the features you can NOT change? The top three things that dictate a home’s value (and I know you have heard this before) Location (regional) Location (local) Location (physical) Let’s elaborate: Location is geographical. Do you live in New England, Southern CaliforniaContinue reading “What is my home worth? Let’s look at the most important aspects of home value.”

Your Estimate may not be right

Seriously. Zillow and other 3rd party valuation sites are pulling in local sold data on homes that might not be in the same community or neighborhood as yours which can significantly change the value. Zillow hasn’t seen your home, or your upgrades, or the updates you’ve made. Allow me to come see your home soContinue reading “Your Estimate may not be right”

What is the difference between a Real Estate Agent and a REALTOR ®

You may (or may not) have heard that there are different types of Real Estate Agents – that you may not don’t understand the difference between a Real Estate Agent and a REALTOR ®.  More often than not, people refer to each of them hand in hand because they just don’t know.  All REALTORS® areContinue reading “What is the difference between a Real Estate Agent and a REALTOR ®”

6 Questions to Ask Yourself When Selling a House…

Here’s what you should ask…. Ask yourself, and then ask a Realtor® If you’ve been thinking about selling your home, chances are that you’re excited about the possibility of moving and starting a new chapter of your life. Simply deciding to sell your home isn’t enough, though. The process of putting your home on the market canContinue reading “6 Questions to Ask Yourself When Selling a House…”

Should I Move to Philadelphia?

I have lived in the Philadelphia area all my life and being a resident of the City of Philadelphia for about the last 5 years. There’s some parts of the city that I love and some parts that I do not like. Pros: History Being the beginning of America, Philadelphia has a lot of history.Continue reading “Should I Move to Philadelphia?”

Planning to Look for a House? Get a Mortgage Pre-Approval First

Before you start house hunting, get pre-approved for a mortgage. Pre-approval will help you figure out your price range, show real estate agents that you’re a serious buyer and give a seller confidence in your offer. A lender will review your income, assets, debts and credit to decide whether to pre-approve you. This is aContinue reading “Planning to Look for a House? Get a Mortgage Pre-Approval First”