The Seller’s Disclosure: What Sellers and Buyers Need to Know

Sometimes, it seems that buying and selling property has a whole language of its own you need to know and understand before venturing into the market. One such term would be “seller’s disclosure.” What are they and how can they impact on you and your transaction? Buyers and sellers are both affected by this key … Continued

Aging in Your Dream Home

Baby boomers are the largest seniors’ generation of all time and most of them are aging homeowners. Called the great grey tsunami, they represent enormous buying power and commercial clout. This is the demographic that should make people like sellers, buyers and real estate professionals pay attention. Are you aging? Let’s take a look at … Continued

What’s New in the Dallas Housing Market

The Dallas housing market has been of particular interest to would-be sellers, buyers and investors since oil prices began their slide. How would falling oil and gas revenues impact the statewide economy? Generally, the slowing of the Texas economy has been partly due to falling oil prices but also because of the stronger U.S. dollar … Continued

9 Tips for Negotiating Your Next Home Purchase

In every property transaction, there’s a buyer hoping to get the lowest price and a seller hoping to get the best price. Somewhere in between, is the tricky process of negotiating a deal that works for you. Where do you start and where do you stop? The ability to conduct successful negotiations starts with being … Continued

Buying Versus Renting: Which is Cheaper?

Is it more cost-effective to buy a home or better to rent? The buying versus renting debate has recently come under the spotlight once again. Every few years, the discussion resumes but the answer isn’t as straightforward as you may think. A report on Forbes.com earlier this year, stated that “Nationally, buying is 38% cheaper … Continued