That time of year has come again, and keeping your home warm in the winter is important. Below are a few tips, tricks, and strategies to consider as the temps drop well below freezing. If you haven’t yet, make sure your pipes are winterized, especially your water spigots, sprinkler systems, and any pipe that might be exposed to colder weather. Also, this is a great time to call an HVAC technician to come and do a tune-up on your system, just to make sure. But there are quite a few things you can do yourself to get your home ready

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What is seller financing? why should it be used? Well, in short, seller financing is simply an agreement in real estate in which the seller of the property acts as the mortgage lender for the buyer instead of a traditional bank or financing institution.  This can be a valuable tool for both the buyer and seller. Especially in tight credit markets where supply is outdoing demand. Usually this means traditional financing, such as a conventional mortgage, FHA, or other loan programs are unavailable to the buyer.  So what is a buyer and seller supposed to do in these situations? Well,

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What are the best types of real estate investments? How do you know what to invest in, or even how to invest? One key to having a successful rental, is having a team of dedicated property managers. Check out the podcast Spotify: http://ow.ly/JoJN50wPQjRApple: http://ow.ly/F1kJ50wPQjUPodbean: http://ow.ly/dcGr50wPQjP Take a look at our award winning sales team at HomeBasicsRealEstate.com!

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Is now the right time to buy a home? Is there going to be another crash? What does all that mean? 2019 in review In real estate in 2019, our area saw some of the highest home values since before the crash in the late 2000’s. This is great news for those who were able to buy at the right time and capitalize on appreciation. But what about those just now looking to buy? Is it still a good time to buy? Well, despite the high prices you might see, historically speaking, interest rates couldn’t be better. Sure, they’ve bounced

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