Common Hidden Problems with Older Homes

Did you know that nearly 40 percent of all homes in the country were built before 1970? In many parts of the country, there are even older homes out there. While there’s a lot of charm in old homes—at least ones that have withstood the test of time—there are often a number of problems just […]

Will Zillow Help You Sell Your Home?

These days, selling a home is often more challenging than buying one. People often say it’s a buyer’s market, but sometimes you just need to sell your current property. What then? Many homeowners turn to the internet or mobile apps. Websites like Zillow offer a convenient approach to selling a house in Las Vegas. Do […]

Will Zillow Help You Sell Your House?

When the time comes to sell your home finally, chances are high you’re doing your research. After all, you want the most money possible. Don’t we all. Well, when you search online for resources to sell a house in Las Vegas, you’ll eventually stumble across Zillow. Zillow is a type of online MLS in which […]

Renovations That Ruin Your Home’s Value

The housing market is in a great place right now. Overall, prices are relatively low while interest rates are slightly higher. For a new homeowner, this is fantastic. But for a current homeowner, it means adding value to your property can be a chore. It’s downright difficult. There is the added fact that some renovations […]

Types of Mortgages to Finance Your New home

Buying a new-to-you home is an exciting time for an adult. The same cannot be said about the financing side of the process. It’s often overwhelming – perhaps even one of the most stressful ordeals of your life. Choosing the right mortgage is so incredibly essential, though. Finding the right one doesn’t have to be […]

Smart Negotiation Tactics for Home Buyers

Buying a home can be quite a challenge. You’re likely looking at the pictures of your potential new property, then looking at the price tag. You want to negotiate. You want to see just how low you can get the seller. But some negotiations can backfire. These days, negotiating is tough. Here are a few […]

How to Handle a Home Inspection

As a seller, you want the best possible offer for your property. You’ll do just about anything to make a quick sale, but first you need to survive the home inspection. A home inspection is stressful. Sure, you’ve performed recent repairs and cleaned up properly, but what if the inspector finds something hidden? Alongside all […]

Selling Your House Despite a Federal Tax Lien

If you ever find yourself owing money to the IRS, it can feel like you’re trapped. The government may put what is known as a tax lien on your home. A federal tax lien can stop you from selling your house, refinancing your mortgage, or acquiring new credit until the full debt owed to the […]

Steps to Prepare Your House for the Winter

In many areas of Nevada, winter is relatively tame. However, some regions receive plenty of snowfall, freezing rain, and dropping temperatures – especially during the night. Your home can take a beating during the cold. For instance, your exposed pipes may freeze and burst, which leads to extensive water damage inside your home. It’s overwhelming, […]