The difference between a FSBO (For Sale By Owner) and an Agent.5 real reasons to work with a RealtorWith so much information available online, and some people even having the time to search through it, then why hire a real estate agent when looking to buy or sell...
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 By Barbara Pronin Warmer weather and longer days put winter in the rearview mirror. To celebrate, update your home with a few...
At once timeless and fresh, elegant and every day, subway tile is one of the most employed décor elements in modern interiors. While the...
Housing economists were left scratching their heads this week over a National Association of Realtors report showing U.S. existing home sales fell in April.  In the prior month, signed contracts to purchase a home, known as pending home sales, climbed to an eight-month high and were up by nearly...
How much do I have to pay in real estate taxes? The answers lie in the purchase contract you signed at closing. Q: I am trying to find out about the real estate taxes on the home I bought just about two years ago. What I need to...
When Amazon announced plans to open its second headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, concerns regarding the local housing market began to manifest. After all, Amazon’s presence is notorious for transforming housing markets, whether that be by driving home values or boosting sales. ...
Who’s liable for unpaid water bills, the home seller or home buyer? When the city bills you for back charges after installing a water meter, liability becomes confusing. Q: I own a rental home in Baltimore. The city has had issues in handling water bills and has even...
In April, the median U.S. home depreciated 0.1% in value from the previous month, marking the first monthly decline in seven years, according to Zillow’s latest housing market report. This means the typical American home now costs $226,800, which is a 6.1% increase from the same time period in 2018. ...
Purchasing property the right way can get you past the hiccups in a deal. There’s no question that you will come across complications in your property deals that will make you want to throw your hands up in despair. But don’t! Sometimes the difficulties in a deal can become a...
Americans are experiencing higher levels of consumer confidence alongside increased credit balances, and a recent report takes a look at how credit and debt has shifted since the 2008 financial crisis. “We’re continuing to see the positive effects of economic recovery, especially among younger consumers,” said Michele Raneri, VP...

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