Archive for November, 2009

Thankful for a Renovated House!

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Most people who are looking for a home don’t consider renovating an ugly house. However, a niche of investors buy these houses, renovate them, and sell them to home owners. I’m lucky enough to know a few of these investors who do an outstanding job bringing homes back to life! This can also be a […]

10 Offers on 1 Foreclosure

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009

Being a Realtor, the thing I hear constantly from prospective buyers is “I want to look at foreclosures.” Everybody seems to be looking for that foreclosed home that is at the perfect price and needs next to no updates to be a great, move-in ready home. Buying this home is easier said than done. People […]

Homebuyer Tax Credit Has Been Extended!

Monday, November 9th, 2009

On November 6, 2009, President Obama signed a bill to extend the tax credit for first-time homebuyers (FTHBs) through June 30, 2010. The bill also opens up opportunities for some current homeowners as well. First-Time Homebuyers (FTHBs): First-time homebuyers (that is, people who have not owned a home within the last three years) may be […]