Getting ready to place your home on the market?Â If it is in anything less than "like new" condition, you'll need a little reality check before you can determine a fair asking price.Â Since buyers will order one anyway, you may want toÂ consider having an inspection Continue Reading
Archives for January 2007
A Balancing Act in the Bennington VT Real Estate Market
"Buyers market." "Sellers market." What does it all mean when you find yourself ready to buy or sell a home? The basic concept behind a "Buyers market" is that there are more houses or residential properties for sale in a community than there are Buyers qualified to make Continue Reading
Winter Festival in Bennington VT
Bennington will be celebrating Winter with a festival on February 2, 3 and 4. The Winter Festival will be a fun filled three days of fun and activites for every member of the family. Highlights include: Ice Sculpture Contest - Carvers will be working all weekend, with Continue Reading
Check the Real Estate History Books
Bubble, bubble, toil and trouble!Â Thereâ€™s no doubt that the real estate marketplace is settling down from its breakneck pace of the last few years.Â Thereâ€™s also speculation that the real estate "bubble" is going to burst, but it's nearer the truth to say that the Continue Reading
Gradual Rise Projected for Home Sales
WASHINGTON, January 10, 2007 - After bottoming in the fourth quarter of 2006, existing-home sales are forecast to gradually rise through 2007 and into 2008, while new-home sales should turnaround by summer, according to the latest forecast by the National Association of Continue Reading
Using the Same Real Estate Tools in the Bennington VT Market!
Although the "real estate bubble" has yet to burst, a lot of markets are finally experiencing an "adjustment" of sorts, especially as interest rates slowly creep up and buyers are fewer and farther between. If your house is already on the market, you should ask your listing Continue Reading
Use Water Efficiently Around Your Home and Real Estate
Conserving water is not only good for the environment, it's good for your septic system. Whether you have a septic or use town water / sewer, you'll save money by using water efficiently. The following tips are ways you can conserve water: replace old appliances like Continue Reading
Bridging The Gap When Buying Real Estate in the Bennington VT Market!
Like the question of the chicken and the egg, homeowners planning to buy a new home must ask, â€œWhich comes first?â€ Do you sell first, and then look frantically for the new home, or buy first and risk maintaining and financing two properties? Thereâ€™s more risk than Continue Reading