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Real Estate Negotiations

Negotiating for a Successful Outcome

Negotiating for a successful outcome in real estate negotiations is a critical skill that is often under valued and over looked by both professionals as well buyers and sellers alike. Often times an offer will come in lower than asking, and rather than negotiating for a successful outcome, the offer will be outright rejected. Both buyers […]

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Real Estate Deal Deposit 101- A Few Tips in Practicality

Real Estate Deal Deposits seem to be one area of the real estate process that leaves many people feeling confused. Many Buyers are not aware that a deposit is a necessary component of purchasing a home.   Once an offer to purchase is accepted, a deposit will be required to firm up the purchase. Deposits […]

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Making the Leap into Home Ownership

Buying a home can feel a lot like taking a major leap of faith.   If you are a first time home buyer, you probably feel pulled in a variety of directions, and sometimes even feel in your heart very differently than what logic might be telling you. Sometimes you are searching ads, going to […]

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Home Buyers; Don’t Forget the Deposit

One thing to remember when buying a house, is that you will need to submit a deposit once you have an accepted offer to purchase in place. The deposit is what legally ‘firms’ the deal, and generally is to be submitted within 24 hours of an accepted offer.  Other arrangements can be made, but must […]

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