Category Common Questions

How To Choose a Home Inspector

I would never recommend that you purchase a home without first getting that home inspected. You’re making a huge investment and not just a financial one. You’re also going to move your family into this home and you want to make sure that home is dependable and safe for the people that you care about […]

The Holidays…The Worst Time to Sell Your Home?

The Holidays are the WORST time to sell your home! This is something I’ve heard many people say and is a common belief for two reason. First, people do not want to deal with the hassle of showing their home during the holidays. With parties, meals and family visiting, having your home ready for buyers […]

Do I Really Need a Home Inspection?

A common question I have people ask me is whether or not they really need a home inspection when they buy a home in the Austin area. I have had clients say, “The home looks like it is in really great condition and the owners look like they have taken good care of the home. I’m sure everything is fine. Besides, an inspection costs around $400 and I really could use the money for something else.”

Common Mistakes of First-Time Homebuyers, Part 3 – Making Low Offers

Part 3 – Making Low Offers on Homes in the Greater Austin Area As a first time home buyer in the Greater Austin area, you may be reluctant to offer full price, or above asking price, on a home that you want to purchase. You may also think that your real estate agent does not […]