8 Home Improvement Projects That Yield a High Return on Investment
Renovations are a worthwhile investment if it makes the homeowner happy and comfortable. However, if looking to retain value or recoup some of the ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on May 10, 2021
April Real Estate Market Update
A booming real estate market EVEN without this key demographic???
April's Southwest Florida real estate market update is ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on May 6, 2021
The Importance of Having a Professional Home Inspection Before You Buy
Buying a home is one of the biggest purchases most people make in their lives. So, investing in one with pre-existing conditions is not optimal. ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on May 3, 2021
Buying a Home? Here's What to Know About Down Payment Options
Like buying a car, buying a home requires a down payment if the buyer uses a loan and not cash. Most home buyers are aware that a down payment ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on April 19, 2021
Buyer in a Hot Sellers Market? 8 Tips to Make your Offer Competitive
Buying a new home in a hot seller's market can be frustrating. Facing the crowds at weekend open houses, going up against multiple offers, and ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on April 15, 2021
Moving Tips: How to Prepare for a Successful Move into a New Home
Preparing for a move after buying a new home is an exciting but busy time with many details. It's helpful to create a moving to-do list to remember ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on April 12, 2021
Common Sources of Lead in the Home: Identification Tips and Removal Considerations
While lead is a naturally occurring element in the world, too much exposure can be extremely harmful to humans. Throughout history, people have ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on April 8, 2021
March Real Estate Market Update
What is a key factor driving the real estate market nationally not many people are discussing? Plus a shocking statistic for buyers. The Southwest ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on April 7, 2021
These 5 Common Home Safety Hazards Can Be Corrected—Find Out How Here
Everyone wants their loved ones to be free from illness or injury. Unfortunately, many of these instances can occur in the home. Therefore, people ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on April 5, 2021
These 5 Smart Upgrades Increase ROI—Does Your Home Have Them?
While home renovation projects often boost a home's appeal, they may or may not offer much in terms of a return on investment (ROI). That being said, ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on March 15, 2021
Thinking of Buying a Home? These 4 Tips Can Ease the Mortgage Application Process
Has the time come to buy a home, but there are concerns that maybe approval for a home mortgage will be denied? Getting into a new house might not be ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on March 8, 2021
How Do Capital Gains Taxes Work When Selling a Home?
When people sell a home, they usually hope to get more than they paid. This type of profit is known as capital gains, and it relates to several types ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on March 1, 2021
Getting Around a New City: Why Buyers Must Factor in Local Transport and Commute Times
Home buyers want to find the perfect place to live, but there are more considerations that factor into this investment beyond the home's appeal ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on February 15, 2021
Having a New Home Built? 5 Things to Know About the Process
Some home buyers want to build their new dwelling from scratch, taking part in every aspect of the design and implementation processes. The key to ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on February 8, 2021
3 Types of Home Security Systems
To help keep homes, possessions, and members of the household safe, it only makes sense for homeowners to install some form of home security system. ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on January 18, 2021
5 Sustainable Technologies Being Used in Residential Construction
There is no denying the appeal to home buyers of having a home that utilizes sustainable construction methods, systems, and materials that minimize ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on January 11, 2021
6 Different Types of Real Estate Investments
Those looking to diversify or establish a financial portfolio might be considering investing in real estate. In general, most individuals will be ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on December 22, 2020
Is It Best to Buy a New Construction Home?
First-time home buyers have a variety of property types available to them, including new construction homes. Buyers can choose from new single-family ...
Posted by Marcus Larrea on December 18, 2020