If no new holes are needed in the door or door jamb, replacing a handset is a fairly straightforward, DIY job.
The title company or agent typically will uncover any liens on a property while conducting a title search during the escrow process.
As you approach buying a home this year, it helps to focus on the long term by keeping the following five best practices in mind.
Conducting a tenant credit check is now a relatively easy step, thanks to some new services in the marketplace.
Though every market is different, you can expect to follow these seven steps, from offer to closing.
Most would-be buyers and sellers believe the real estate “deal” is negotiated at the signing of the contract. The reality, though, is that in many cases, the deal-making and negotiations only start at the contract signing.
The reality is, the home buying season is now year-round.
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While you may assume it’s not an ideal time to be looking, there are some advantages to buying this time of year.
Each month, past San Diego State University lecturer and Zillow Blog contributor Leonard Baron answers two questions from readers regarding buying, selling and investing.
While the numbers may be more favorable, investing in far-away properties still carries significant risks that you should consider.
Someone buying a home with credit can still compete against cash buyers and win.
Here are three strategies for approaching a real estate transaction in the era of information overload.
While it is possible to earn money in these types of deals, the odds are highly against you.
As the housing market continues to recover, a bevy of interesting trends have been emerging in the sector, affecting everything from buyer and seller behavior to design and everything in between.