The Most and Least Affordable Ski Towns Across the Country
Posted by Jessica Juracich on November 15, 2018 in
The Most and Least Ski Towns Across the United States
You're the type who can't wait for the temperature to drop. Once the leaves start to turn, you're already digging your parka out of the closet and waiting for the first snowflakes of the season. Come December, you're speeding out of the city or 'burbs after work on Friday and heading toward the slopes. Ah, bliss.
Instead, what if you could wake up within a short hop (or shorter ski) to the lifts, right out your door—and then, after a life-affirming day ... read more
Posted by Jessica Juracich on November 12, 2018 in
How To Never Get The Commission Objection Again
Realize that you can’t justify a price in any industry—real estate included.
In fact, nothing in the world is based on price alone. Companies, products, and services are judged on value.
Think of it like this: Why do people pay more to stay at a Ritz Carlton than at a Courtyard Marriott?
They’re both hotels, yet when someone checks into the Ritz they don’t expect to get their room for the price of the Courtyard.
That’s because rath... read more
The Mortgage Process Can be Scary, But it doesn't Have to Be!
Posted by Jessica Juracich on November 07, 2018 in
A considerable number of potential buyers shy away from jumping into the real estate market due to their uncertainties about the buying process. A specific cause for concern tends to be mortgage qualification.
For many, the mortgage process can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be!
In order to qualify in today’s market, you’ll need a down payment (the average down payment on all loans last year was 5%, with many buyers putting down 3% or less), a stable income, and good credit history.
Throughout... read more
Posted by Jessica Juracich on November 06, 2018 in
5 Easy Fall Home Improvement Projects
The weather is turning cooler, the kids are back in school and the leaves will soon change colors … a sure sign that fall is here. Here are five easy fall home improvement projects you can tackle in a weekend or less:
1. Seal Leaks. Doors, windows and electrical outlets are common culprits. With energy prices continuing to climb, energy and money saving measures can be a big help. Air leakage accounts for between 25 and 40 percent of the energy used for heating... read more