Homebuyers – Would You Buy That Home in a Buyer’s Market?

There’s  one  phrase  which strikes  fear  into  the  heart  of  a  potential  homebuyer  – “seller’s  market.”  A  seller’s  market  is  created  when  there are more homebuyers than inventory  from  which to  choose.  The  anxiety  this  causes  many  potential buyers  causes  them  to  write  offers  on anything  and everything, just  to  hedge  their bets  on having …

Buyers and Sellers – Stay Focused on Your Goal

Buying or selling a home can be stressful, even in normal times. Right now, when the housing market is moving at a frenetic pace, both buyers and sellers are making quick decisions and are feeling extreme pressure. As the tension rises, it can be easy to overlook the end goal; right-sized home, relocation, dream home,…

Home Issues That Shouldn’t Be Deal-Breakers – and a Few That Are!

Finding the right home can sometimes feel like hunting for a needle in a haystack. Unless you’re buying brand-new construction, every home has some drawbacks, whether it’s style or real maintenance issues. If you’re looking for your next home, understanding the difference between minor issues and true deal-breakers can help you evaluate your options and…

How to Stay Healthy While Buying a Home

Nothing should get in the way of you achieving your real estate dreams. At Homesale Realty, your health, happiness and overall well-being is of utmost importance to us. We believe that we achieve more together, which is why we are continuing our duties to assist buyers in the search for their dream home while taking…

Help, I need somebody…

We’ve all heard the question before – “Do I really need a buyer’s agent?” – and trust us, we get it. Why go through the hassle of finding an agent when you can search the internet and find your dream home yourself? Well, it just so happens that there are a few major reasons you…

Get A Fresh Start: 8 Tips for Moving!

It’s a new year! That means, it’s time for a fresh start. If, for you, a fresh start means moving to a new house, neighborhood, town, city, state or beyond, we have 8 tips you need to ensure your move is flawless. 1. Set a Budget It’s no secret that relocating costs can get out…

Happy Fall Y’All

The spring and summer months remain the most favored times to buy a home, but the fall season is steadily becoming more and more popular. Even though a lot of homes will be sold already, here are some reasons why holding out until fall to buy a home could benefit you. There’s Less Competition The…

Buyside is here!

Homesale Realty has upgraded its systems with a new data analysis platform that helps real estate sales associates match buyers with potential new homes. The web-based platform, created by real estate analytics company Buyside, feeds search data from major real estate sites such as Zillow, Trulia and more, into one central location. “I am very…

FAQ: To buy or not to buy?

It’s no secret that the majority of the younger generations are renting for longer than their elder counterparts. With an abundance of student loan debt and soaring home prices, it’s no wonder why most people are turning to renting. However, as rent prices steadily increase, is it better to bite the bullet and invest in…

FAQ: This Old House or That New House?

One of the first decisions you have to make when buying a home is if you should buy new construction or an existing home with fixer-upper potential. Unfortunately, there is no right or wrong answer – it all depends on your individual situation and personal preferences. To help you in your decision-making process, we’ve outlined…

How To Know If You’re Ready To Buy A House

Buying a house should never be entered into lightly, and often many potential buyers may not realize just how much work it actually takes or understand the process involved. Doing as much research as possible can help determine exactly what is needed to put you in the best possible position to make a purchase. Here…

Budgeting Tips

Whether you are looking to upgrade to a better apartment, buy a house, do renovations or start saving early for retirement, budgeting can help with each of these goals. The idea of budgeting may be intimidating so here are a few tips to get you started. Make Your Own Chart There are a lot of…