buying a home

5 Tips For Winning a Home Sale Bidding War in 2017

Competition for the opportunity to buy a home in West Michigan has escalated dramatically within the past 24 months.  Bidding wars are now the new normal.  Potential home buyers may find themselves engaging what may feel like a Reality Show competition when they enter into the ring to bid on a fresh or particularly enticing […]

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Home Inspections. Do I really need to spend money on this?

Question:  Do I really need to spend money on a home inspection? Answer:  In short the answer is Yes.  Even for a home that looks perfect and is beautifully presented.  And, Yes – even for a home that is brand spanking new. Why?  Well, because a house should be through of as a unique set of systems and parts. […]

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Home Inspections. Do I really need to spend money on this?

Question:  Do I really need to spend money on a home inspection? Answer:  In short the answer is Yes.  Even for a home that looks perfect and is beautifully presented.  And, Yes – even for a home that is brand spanking new. Why?  Well, because a house should be through of as a unique set of systems and parts. […]

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FAQ Series: What’s the Difference between a Pre-qualification and a Pre-approval for a Mortage?

About the FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions Series) This series is designed to answer questions that we hear clients asking over and over again.  Perhaps, you’ve wondered about some of these questions yourself.  While this is not intended to be an exhaustive explanation on the subject being discussed, it is our hope that these short blogs […]

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FAQ Series: Is it really necessary to hire an Inspector to inspect the home I want to buy?

About the FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions Series) This series is designed to answer questions that we hear clients asking over and over again.  Perhaps, you’ve wondered about some of these questions yourself.  While this is not intended to be an exhaustive explanation on the subject being discussed, it is our hope that these short blogs […]

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