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Is A Home Inspection Worth the Money?

Home Inspection in Sun Valley
Posted by Rebekah Holten on November 09, 2017 in  Buying Property  Home Inspection  Home Inspector  Sun Valley
Let’s face it…property in Sun Valley has become expensive and there are a lot of factors that you need to consider before making a decision. The market for Sun Valley property is vast and divisive, depending on the trends and prices. Apparently, there are ten things that could go wrong in real estate sales. This is why home inspection is important – it’ll help you determine which house is right for you. Sun Valley Home Inspections can make your life easier by pointing out issues that go d... read more

The Mortgage Process for First Time Home Buyers

Posted by Rebekah Holten on November 06, 2017 in  Buyers  Mortgage  Real Estate  Real Estate News
So you want to buy a home…but your mom and dad are telling you it’s so much harder than it used to be.  You look up homes on Zillow and you think…. Wow! I could never afford that.  Your friends don’t own homes, or the ones that do have great jobs…. Everything out there is so discouraging.  Then you analyze your rent and think why am I throwing away money?   Well, let me tell you it is NOT as SCARY or HARD as you think.  A good lender will take the time ... read more
1. DO YOUR RESEARCHWhen it comes to Sun Valley real estate, you will find a lot of speculation out there on housing values, prices and market changes. Rather than believing all that you hear, make sure that your information comes from a reliable source. As a realtor, I have access to information the public doesn't. If you contact me, I can give you a FREE analysis of how much your house is worth. Zillow is not always the way to go.2. NEUTRALIZEWhile you may have loved that dark red accent wall you painted 5 years a... read more