Buying & Selling

Buying & Selling

The Real Estate Market Shifts to Buyers

Houses are starting to sell for less, so now might be time to buy the home you’ve always dreamed of.

Buying & Selling

Don’t Wait for Spring to Sell Your Home

Home sellers often wait until spring to put their properties on the ­market because that is when there tends to…

Buying & Selling

8 Clever Ways to Boost Your Home’s Value Before Selling

Making a few modifications to your home could significantly enhance its appeal to buyers whether you sell it soon or years later.

Buying & Selling

This Study Can Help You Find a Better Real Estate Agent

Whether you are a first-time home buyer or a repeat buyer can make a difference in which real estate firm can help you the most.

Buying & Selling

More Americans Expect Higher Home Prices, Mortgage Rates

Two out of three people in a new poll think this is a good time to buy a home.

Buying & Selling

The Best Time of Year to Sell Your Home

Home sellers often wait until spring to put their properties on the market because that is when there tends to…

Buying & Selling

Appraiser Shortage Complicates Home Sales

A shortage of real estate appraisers is delaying home purchases and sales in parts of the US. The number of appraisers—the…

Buying & Selling

New Ways to Get More When You Sell Your Home

(Including the Word That Gets You 8% Over Asking Price) The housing market is finally getting back to normal. This…

Buying & Selling

10 Affordable US Cities Where Life Is Great Without a Car

Walkable cities tend to be vibrant, interesting places to live. When people are able to run their errands or enjoy…

Buying & Selling

The 10 Best Tips for New-Home Buyers

Home builders once again are building homes. New-home construction has surged in recent months to levels not seen in more…

Buying & Selling

Real Estate Wizard Reports: What’s Ahead for Home Owners, Buyers and Sellers

About three years ago, when many analysts were forecasting continued gloom and doom in the housing market, the real estate…

Buying & Selling

Vacation Home Bargains

BARGAINS ABOUND IN VACATION HOMES The residential real estate market is roaring back as homes in many markets once again…

Buying & Selling

Bidding Wars Are Back!

How to Win If You're Buying a Home...or Selling One A few months ago, a simple four-bedroom tract house in…

Buying & Selling

House Hunters: Beware of Thirdhand Smoke

When looking to buy or rent a home, of course you check to see whether a property has problems with…

Buying & Selling

Common Errors on Real Estate Websites

Nowadays, many home buyers and sellers depend on Web sites such as Trulia.com, Zillow.com and Realtor.com for real estate listings…information…