Buying a Home | What is 'Due Diligence’ When Buying a Home?
Many people are unschooled about the various aspects of buying a home. The purchase of a new home is likely the largest investment most people will ...
Posted by Tally Nelson on November 7, 2021
Buying a Home | What is an HOA?
If you are seeking to buy a home in the communities of Charleston, Columbia, Greenville, Rock Hill, Charlotte or Myrtle Beach, you may encounter an ...
Posted by Tally Nelson on October 18, 2021
FAQ: What is a Seller's Market?
A seller's market is a kind of market where the demand for a particular product exceeds the supply. A seller's market has certain specific ...
Posted by Lee Willey on August 2, 2021
Mortgage Payment Structure Explained
If you're like many new homeowners, you most likely write a new check every month for your mortgage without understanding how mortgage payments work....
Posted by Hunter Cook on March 29, 2021
When is the Best Time to Buy a Home?
Have you ever wondered if now is the “right time” to make a move and buy or sell your home? It’s important to take into ...
Posted by Megan Garrell on March 19, 2021
Should I Haggle on a House Price? The Do's and Don'ts of Negotiating
When you are a first-time homebuyer, the process of home buying, understanding home value and applying to get a mortgage can seem both exciting and ...
Posted by Hunter Cook on March 15, 2021
Should I Use a Realtor When Buying New Construction?
Buying new construction can sometimes be a daunting task. If you're new in the real estate market, you might not get it right due to the many ...
Posted by Megan Garrell on February 15, 2021
What Is a Short Sale? Understanding the Short Sale & the Short Sale Process
A short sale is a home that is available for a purchase price that is less than the amount owed by the current owner. Short sales can occur for ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 16, 2020
How Long Does a Short Sale Take? Anticipating the Short Sale Timeline
A short sale is a sale that occurs when a homeowner owes more money on their mortgage than the market value of their home. How long a short sale will ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 12, 2020
Buying a Home After a Short Sale or Foreclosure: Is Recovery Possible?
A short sale or foreclosure can have a negative effect on your credit history. If you've sold your home as a short sale or have experienced a ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 11, 2020
How to Buy a Foreclosure: Getting Ahead By Purchasing a Foreclosed Property
Buying a foreclosed home is different than the usual home buying process. Homeowners on a budget, concerned with monthly mortgage payments, or want a ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 8, 2020
Buying a Home as a Short Sale: What To Know
A short sale is a type of sale that occurs when a lender is willing to allow the homeowner to sell their home for a lower amount than what is owed on ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 5, 2020
Short Sale vs. Foreclosure: Understanding the Difference & Discovering Which One is Right for You
Short sales and foreclosures can happen under similar circumstances, but the actual processes are very different. Most important to know is that a ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 4, 2020
What You Need to Know Before Applying for a Home Loan
Whether you're taking out a loan to purchase a new home, or you're applying for a home equity loan (taking out a loan with your home as collateral), ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on December 4, 2019
Process of Buying a Home
Guest Blogger: Inan Sikel
The process of buying a home can be overwhelming, especially for those looking to purchase their first property ever. And ...
Posted by Lee Willey on October 21, 2019
What is a Mortgage?
To a first time home buyer, the world of mortgages is intimidating, confusing, and downright overwhelming. In fact, even experienced home buyers ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 26, 2018
Real Live Realtor or Real Estate App
Our modern society loves all the conveniences that the world wide web and phone apps have to offer. With an app and a few touches of a button, we can ...
Posted by Cory Towler on May 31, 2018