Tax Benefits of Owning a Home – Save on Taxes by Rebecca

Jul 11, 2016

Buying a new home is a dream that most of us cherish but we keep postponing the decision to do so as it poses a tremendous financial challenge. However if you look at the various tax benefits attached to investing in a home you would rather feel incentivised than challenged. The attractiveness of tax benefits

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Home Search: Online Vs. In-Person by Rebecca

Jun 22, 2016

People are smitten by the idea of online shopping these days. From a pin to shoes, from dresses to jewellery, from fish to juices – we simply log in and order. So, when it comes to looking for a house it is no different. Most buyers these days first visit the popular online portals to

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7 Signs You Need to Change Your Real Estate Agent by Rebecca

Jun 13, 2016

As a buyer you depend a lot on your real estate agent. You trust him to show you the best properties that are well within your criteria and help you strike the best deal. You expect your agent to be responsive, alert and quick to meet your needs. However, when you hear some negative responses,

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Bad Real Estate Agents – Top 5 Signs by Rebecca

Apr 6, 2016

Buying or selling homes is a daunting task made easier with the guidance of a right real estate agent. However, sometimes the agents can make your work much more challenging if they do not perform their job properly. Watch out for these red flags to know it is time to hire another one: 1. Unprofessionalism

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Selling a House – For Sale by Owner vs. Realtor by Rebecca

Mar 16, 2016

If you're planning on moving to a new neighborhood, you will need to find someone to buy your current home first. Thinking of skipping the real estate agents? Well, of course, you can put your home on the market and sell it to potential buyers yourself. You will end up saving on the commissions that

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7 Reasons Why Your House Won’t Sell by Rebecca

Feb 16, 2016

Are you looking to sell your house for a good price but your marketing efforts not bringing the desired result? Well, selling your house may not always be as easy as you think. There are several factors that can hamper the sale of your house making it harder than you expected. Here we discuss some

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Planning to Sell a Luxury Home? You Can’t Ignore this Checklist! by Rebecca

Feb 8, 2016

Your home is a precious gem, and the buyers for it are limited. So how do you go about planning the sale of your luxury home so as to fetch for it the best price and the fastest possible closure? The following 10 tips should help you significantly in getting it right. image by raymondclarkeimages

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When Should I Sell My House? by Rebecca

Jan 21, 2016

Deciding to sell your home is one of the hardest decisions in life. There are financial and emotional implications of this decision and you need to get over both when making a choice. While there are no perfect timings to sell a property you should be ready to wait for the opportunity and grab it

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8 Smart Home Features that Appeal Today’s Home Buyers by Rebecca

Dec 22, 2015

As everything is going high-tech and smart, how can the homes be left behind? Whether you are thinking to re-design your house or planning to put it on sale, it is important to spice it up with sci-fi gadgets to make it more appealing. Gone are those days when your home would be unique with

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Buying a Foreclosed Home – Is It a Good Deal or Bad Deal by Rebecca

Dec 1, 2015

If you are in the market to purchase a home, it may be a good idea to check out foreclosures as well. While a foreclosure usually offers price advantage, these may not be the right choice for every prospective home buyer. Hence, it is important to weigh the pros and cons before you take the

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