6 Decisions to Make Before the Home Search

6 Decisions to Make Before the Home Search

6 Decisions to Make Before the Home Search

In the market for a new home but have no idea where to start? There are several decisions you should begin to make before you even start your home search. By asking yourself the right questions, you can quickly pinpoint what you want – and can afford – in your next home.

What’s your budget?

What do you need in your new home?

Do you want a condo or single-family home?

How do you feel about living under covenants?

What school district do you want to be near?

Should the home be move-in ready?

After considering all these factors, you’ll be ready to start the home search with a clearer picture of where you’re headed. When that time comes, let a Nick & Cindy Davis guide you all the way there.  To see the complete article visit www.TampaHomesSold.com/Nick-Cindy-Davis-Blog.aspx

5 Resources When You’re in Between Homes

5 Resources When You’re in Between Homes

5 Resources When You’re in Between Homes

5 Resources When You’re in Between Homes

Sold your home but haven’t found your next place yet? Don’t panic. These digital days, it’s easier than ever to locate temporary living arrangements. Some suggestions on where to turn:

Your buyers
Craigslist
Airbnb & VRBO or Social media
University housing
Long-term suites & corporate housing

We will go more in depth into each area. To see the complete article please visit www.TampaHomesSold.com/Nick-Cindy-Davis-Blog.aspx

 

5 Tips to Pinpoint Your Right Home Online

5 Tips to Pinpoint Your Right Home Online

5 Tips to Pinpoint Your Right Home Online

5 Tips to Pinpoint Your Right Home Online

5 Tips to Pinpoint Your Right Home Online when you’re ready to start your home search online, don’t let the sheer volume of listings overwhelm you. Below are some tips to help you narrow down your search results on TampaHomesSold.com and make it much easier to streamline the list of homes you want to visit.

Be smart about pricing.
Consult the map.
Remember, photos and videos are only 2D.
Search your top neighborhood choices.
Balance character with upkeep.

We will go more in depth into each of these areas. To get started please visit www.TampaHomesSold.com/Nick-Cindy-Davis-Blog.aspx

 

Selling Your Home – 5 Wrong Turns to Avoid

Selling Your Home – 5 Wrong Turns to Avoid

Selling Your Home - 5 Wrong Turns to Avoid

Selling Your Home – 5 Wrong Turns to Avoid

Sometimes, it’s helpful to learn from your mistakes. Usually, it’s much better to learn from someone else’s, especially when it comes to something as important as selling your home. Here are some common mistakes you really don’t want to make:
Trying to sell your home yourself
Picking the wrong Realtor
Pricing your home too high
Sweating the small stuff
Getting emotional

We will go more in depth into each of these areas. To see the full article you can visit www.TampaHomesSold.com/Nick-Cindy-Davis-Blog.aspx we always welcome your comments.

Moving Consider These 5 Safety Tips

Moving Consider These 5 Safety Tips

Moving Consider These 5 Safety Tips

Moving Consider These 5 Safety Tips

There’s no move better than a safe move! And since this is National Moving Month, there’s no better time to tell you about a great website from the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Protect Your Move is full of resources to help you keep yourself and your household goods safe from fraud when choosing a service company.

Here are highlights of red flags the site recommends looking for when working with a moving company:

  1. Blank documents
  2. Limited company information
  3. Generic rental trucks
  4. No inspection with estimate
  5. Payment requests

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9 Reasons a Great Agent is Vital to a Seller

9 Reasons a Great Agent is Vital to a Seller

 

9 Reasons a Great Agent is Vital to a Seller

9 Reasons a Great Agent is Vital to a Seller

Selling your home without hiring a real estate agent might be tempting, especially if you’re in an area where buyers are clamoring for properties. It’s not uncommon for sellers to think (even for a split-second) “How hard can it be to sell on my own?” But there are probably some challenges they’re not considering. Here are some key ways a real estate agent – more specifically a licensed Realtor – proves to be indispensable during the selling process.

They offer wide exposure.
They bring objectivity
They know the market.

They take care of all showings
They take security seriously
They’re prepared to negotiate
They help you avoid legal trouble.

They’re with you to the end – and beyond
They follow a strict Code of Ethics
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