It's that time of year. Many homeowners dread spring cleaning, but it's a necessary task when you consider how many things typically get overlooked as part of every-day cleaning.
What do today's home sellers look like? According to statistics gathered by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), they're living in their homes longer before selling and are more likely to use a real estate agent to sell. Here are some interesting facts about home sellers of today.
Open concept floor plans have become incredibly popular among homeowners and buyers. As such, many homeowners have been opting to knock out existing walls in their homes in order to swap their traditional segmented layout for something more open and free-flowing. But before taking a sledgehammer to a wall, it's imperative to make sure that it's not a load-bearing one.
If you are already a homeowner and are looking to buy a new home, you have the distinct benefit of being able to use the proceeds of the sale of your property to be used to make a new home purchase.
Are you planning to buy an older home? If so, there are a lot of things you'll want to know about the home, including whether or not there's any asbestos present.