Caveat emptor! You may have heard these two Latin words before, meaning “let the buyer beware.” In today’s real estate market, many homes are being sold “as-is.” This clause frees the seller from being responsible for fixing any repairs to the home, no matter how large or detrimental. Whether or not the property is being sold “as-is,” it is important for a potential buyer to schedule a home inspection before going through with the sale for many reasons.
Even though it is still February and Mother Nature seems to continuously be dumping snow on us, winter will not last forever. As we look forward to emerging from our homes this spring, there are exciting signs that Baltimore’s housing market will be heating up this spring and through 2014!
Baltimore Metro Area - 10 Hottest Housing Markets for 2014
A forecasted median home price gain of 8% through September 2014 (following a 5% increase in the past 12 months) should be exciting news for hom... [More]
Have you ever bitten off more than you could chew or found yourself asking the question, “How did I get myself into this?” In today’s housing market, thousands of homeowners are asking themselves this very question.
Let’s back track a few years to 2006 – a time when young people applying for mortgages were getting approved for three to four times the amount of what they could actually afford. But hey…spend it if you got it, right? Wrong.
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