By Darin Windham, RealtorKey Finders Group RE/Max Alliance The busiest four months (May, June, July, and August) make up 40% of annual home sales volume, according to data from the National Association of Realtors. But we are currently in a Seller’s Market in our area. The volume of homes for sale is down, and the … Continue reading When Is The Best Time To Put Your Home On The Market?
By Darin Windham, RealtorKey Finders Group RE/Max Alliance This fact might surprise you: The average home improvement project does not tend to have a 100% return on initial investment. You might be thinking – then why would I remodel? The reasons range from the added enjoyment you’ll get from having that brand new kitchen to … Continue reading How Can A Remodel Help My Home’s Value?
By Darin Windham, RealtorKey Finders Group RE/Max Alliance Does the final walkthrough before closing on your new home make you feel nervous or anxious? Read on to ensure a smooth process. What Is A Final Walkthrough? The final walkthrough before closing on a house is one of the last steps to buying a home. The … Continue reading The Final Walkthrough – Don’t be Nervous!
By Darin Windham- Realtor-Key Finders Group RE/Max Alliance Hate is a strong word, but you know the feeling you get when you go to a hotel and the bathroom is dingy, small, and filled with fluorescent lighting? It has certainly seen better days. And it doesn't make you want to soak in the tub, let's … Continue reading Stop Here If You Hate Your Bathroom
By Darin WindhamRealtorKey Finders GroupRE/Max Alliance Picture this: Your house hits the market and within just a few hours you have back to back showings lined up for the next 2 days. Welcome to the showing madness! This is the result of the demand created with the help of your listing agent. Here are 3 things I … Continue reading 3 TIPS FOR SURVIVING THE SHOWING MADNESS:
By Darin WindhamRealtor-Key Finders GroupRE/Max Alliance The highest offer isn’t necessarily the BEST offer. Let's chat!Consider the following scenarios: Buyer 1 submits an offer right away. The price is aggressive and over the list price, but they ask you to respond within an hour. They also list a closing date that’s a little later than … Continue reading I’m Dropping a TRUTH BOMB
By Susan ChipmanRealtor Legacy Agent, HREP, Huntsville Real Estate Professional Love comes in many forms and one connection is the connection we create in that special place called home. This special place could be where you began your marriage with the one you love. Maybe it is where you nestled your baby when you brought … Continue reading Breaking Up with A Home is Hard
By Susan ChipmanRealtor Legacy Agent, HREPHuntsville Real Estate Professional Sizzling hot is how real estate agents refer to what is going on in the market right now. The experts are attributing this to many reasons, but one of the major reasons is the millennial generation has arrived at the age to begin purchasing a home. … Continue reading Sizzling Hot
By Susan ChipmanRealtor Legacy Agent, HREPHuntsville Real Estate Professional Well, here we are a few months into 2021 and the buzz is all about what houses are selling for today. I do not believe anyone was truly prepared for the market we have entered in such a short time frame? Fortunately, or unfortunately (whichever side … Continue reading Everyone Is Talking About It
By Susan Chipman Realtor Legacy Agent, HREP, Huntsville Real Estate Professional As we have all figured out by now the Huntsville/Madison area house sales are crazy. Multiple offers, removing contingencies, escalating clauses are all seen as normal business these days. Yes, it has taken most of us by surprise and it actually makes for a … Continue reading April Sales Bring May Smiles