Often, the most significant purchase an individual makes during their lifetime is the purchase of real estate. This process can be a confusing and complicated, but it doesn’t need to be such a mystery. Part of simplifying the process is understanding what is included when a home is purchased. When the price is agreed upon, the buyer may still not fully understand what they are indeed getting in that purchase price. Having a clear understanding of precisely what is included when a buyer purchases real estate creates a much less stressful process and maximizes the potential of a satisfying real estate transaction.
You want to price your home just right so that you’ll attract several buyers while at the same time extracting the maximum value for your home. To do this, you should request a pre-appraisal. An appraiser is going to have knowledge of your market area and will be able to access data, such as comparable sales of similar homes in your area, to determine how much your home is worth.
Have you ever heard that a statue of St. Joseph can help you sell your home? We have, a lot! As real estate agents, of course we believe that highly qualified professionals with an in-depth knowledge of the markets in which you are looking, who are committed to high quality, personalized service are the best assets to have when selling your home. That said, who are we to turn our noses up at a little extra help? We have heard about the St. Joseph statue for years. Here is what we have learned!
Where is the best ice cream in Fort Lauderdale and the surrounding areas? Well, since July is National Ice Cream Month, we thought this was a great time to provide an answer. Check out some of our favorite spots for a cool treat. For the purposes of this blog, we have NOT included some of the national ice cream chains (which are truly delicious) like Baskin Robbins, Carvel and Cold Stone. We are trying to share some smaller, different shops.
Nothing says fun like 4th of July Fireworks in South Florida! While this year the holiday falls mid-week, there is no shortage of things to do to celebrate. We have identified places to watch the fireworks and also shared some super-fun ways to celebrate. So, take advantage of the holiday and celebrate with your family and friends.
Check out some of the amazing things to do with kids in South Florida! Since school is out and you have had a couple of weeks to rest; summer is now officially upon us. If your kids are like mine, they are constantly asking “what are we going to do today?” Well, we can help you answer that question. And, you are lucky! There is so much going on it is hard to take advantage of everything. Below we have provided information on great things to do this summer!
You’ll want to consider getting a pre-appraisal on your home to help determine the accurate value. This information can help you when it comes to setting the asking price for your property. This is a critical step towards success. Set your price too low and lose money. Set your price too high and it sits on the market. You’ll want a professional, qualified real estate agent working with you and on your behalf when it comes to gathering information about home value, setting the listing price, marketing your home, and working through any negotiations.