Learn What FHA Appraisers Look For!

In today's real estate market, FHA loans are more popular than ever before. It was not that long ago that virtually anyone could qualify for a loan, and it was rather easy to buy a home with zero money down.   A 100%  loan now a days is virtually ... Read More ›

Creating a Successful Open House For Your Berks County Home

Open houses are a good way to get some people in your home, create a buzz for your new listing, and hopefully get a quick sale.   Creating a successful open house requires a little preparation. Put fresh or silk flowers in principal rooms for a ... Read More ›

There Are A Lot of Links In The "Selling Chain"

I wish selling a home was as easy as sticking a sign in the yard, signing a contract, and closing.    Most of the time, it is not.  As a listing agent, only half of my job is finding a buyer for your home. The main responsibility of an agent is to ... Read More ›

Forms Sellers Will Need To Sell Their Home

Back many many years ago, it was common place to sell a home with a single piece of paper, or it could even be done on the back of a napkin!  I guess in theory, it still could, but if someone were to do that, they will be open to lawsuits galore.  ... Read More ›

Tips To Hiring A Contractor

As Realtors, we are often faced with recommending repairs to be made by the seller prior to listing a property with the goal of obtaining the highest possible sales price.  This is not mandatory, but sellers ask what can be done to reach their goals, ... Read More ›