How To Find a Great Neighborhood

How To Find a Great Neighborhood

When it comes to choosing a great neighborhood, you’ll need to factor in a great deal of information. A great neighborhood is just as important as the type of home you pick. The neighborhood you select is going to have a big impact on the life you lead. When [...]

How do I switch my Primary Residency?

“My husband and I sold our primary home this year, but still own another house in a different state. We are now renting in the city of our primary home, but would like our second home to be considered our primary for capital gains reasons. I spend at least 50 % of my time at [...]

Home Improvements to Sell Quicker

“I am planning on listing my home later this month, are there any tips to make my home seem more appealing? I was thinking about getting some flower baskets by the front door. Sara”

Home Improvements to Sell Quicker

There are endless amounts of home improvements that could assist in speeding up the selling [...]

Real Estate Courses for Buyers?

Real Estate Courses for First Time Buyers?

“I’m planning on buying my first home in the next few months. I’ve heard that some realties have their own courses for first time buyers. Is it better to attend the courses or just trust your real estate agent? Also what companies are good for first time buyers?

I want to Buy a Second Home?

“I currently own a home with value about $300000 or more and loan is about 369000, I want to see if I can buy a another home and keep this one also. I have a big family and would like to get another home, my FICO is 700 or more I am a self [...]

Common Closing Costs Question?

What are Closing Costs?

“I want to buy a house that is 165,000, the taxes are 2,800, and my realtor says the closing costs are going to be 10,000 dollars, isn’t this pretty high? I want to ask the seller to pay but even if he does that still takes money out of [...]

11 Safety Tips When Showing Your Home

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11 Safety Tips When Showing Your Home

Showing your home can be a risky and scary time, for a homeowner. Real Estate Taxi.com offers these safety reminders to homeowners touring perspective buyers around their home.

Write down a description of the perspective buyer’s vehicle and license plate number.
Try to have another familiar person with [...]