Real Estate

Cash sales still dominate Las Vegas housing market

See on Scoop.it – Northwest Las Vegas Real Estate Cash purchases made up 52.2 percent of housing sales in the Las Vegas metropolitan area in the first quarter of 2014, RealtyTrac reported Wednesday night.   DaLea Ellis‘s insight: Would you be interested in selling your Northwest Las Vegas home if you had a cash buyer? Contact me today for a…

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Real Estate Investing

5 Questions for First Time Real Estate Investors

If you’re considering investing in real estate, you’re probably thinking about how to gain a low-risk return on a financial investment, with as little headache as possible. Simple, right? There are some steps you can take to create a better scenario for yourself as you purchase your first (or second, or third, etc.) real estate investment property. I recently met…

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Lending, Real Estate

Do I Qualify For a Mortgage Loan?

What is your credit score? This is one of the easiest ways for banks to determine if a borrower is eligible for a mortgage loan of any kind. Generally a score over 640, and having your finances in general good shape, is considered good credit and a good lending-risk. How long have you been employed? A solid employment history at…

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Real Estate

Should I Rent or Buy a New Home?

Should I continue to rent or is it time to buy a new home? There are many benefits to home ownership, but there are an equal amount of responsibilities, not to mention being in the right financial position to buy. This infographic is a good representation of your down payment considerations and long term benefits of taking the time to…

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Real Estate

Eight in a 1,040 sq. ft. Home – or – We Need a Bigger Home!

I can still remember looking at my husband and saying, “We need a bigger house.” At the time our family consisted of us and our six children (ages four to 13). And the reason we needed a bigger home? I hope you are sitting down…we lived in a 1,040 sq. ft. home. Yes, you read that right. Just over 10…

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Real Estate

Only 8 Steps to Home Ownership – Step 6

Step 4: Perform Due Diligence   The Home Inspection Though you may have found your perfect home, it’s now time to step back and let reason override your emotions. This is not to say you haven’t actually found your perfect home, but we just want to make sure that you perform due diligence and make sure that the wrapper isn’t…

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Real Estate

The $50,000 Closer to Home Sweepstakes

Could you use and extra $50,000 in you bank account? What am I saying…of course you could! Enter now for your chance to win the $50,000 Closer to Home Sweepstakes. Download the FREE Keller Williams Realty Real Estate Search app for a chance to get $50,000 closer to home! 1. Download the free smartphone app (iOS and Android). 2. Click…

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