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The Housing Market One Year into the Pandemic

In Lake Carroll, Real Estate, Research by Fawnridge Realty, Inc.

There’s no question the global COVID-19 pandemic really shook things up in the past year, upending everything from travel to healthcare to social plans. Along with everything else, the housing market went on a wild ride, setting records in unprecedented conditions.  A Slow Start No one could have predicted exactly how the housing market would respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. With significant job loss and …

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Is 2020 A Good Year to Buy a Home?

In Lake Carroll, Real Estate, Tips & Tricks by Fawnridge Realty, Inc.

Happy New Year! The start of the year is always when experts reach for their crystal balls and forecast what trends the housing market will see. Basing their expectations on current trends, expert predictions can offer some insight into the twists and turns of real estate, although sometimes things don’t roll out quite as planned! Let’s take a look at where we might be headed …

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A First Time Home-Buyer’s Guide

In Buying & Selling, Lake Carroll, Real Estate, Research, Resource, Tips & Tricks by Fawnridge Realty, Inc.

Thinking about buying your first home? Buying a house can be exciting – but it can be intimidating too. There are a lot of factors at play when it comes to finding the right place from big things like cost and location to detail-oriented work like getting your financial records in order and scheduling inspections. All in all, buying a home can be simpler if …

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5 Tips for a Closing on Your Home

In Buying & Selling, Lake Carroll, Real Estate, Tips & Tricks by Fawnridge Realty, Inc.

For a first-time homebuyer, finding your home is an exciting – and sometimes intimidating process. From looking at listings to putting in an offer, house hunting can often seem dramatic, and perhaps no moment seems more suspenseful than closing on your new home. Staying organized and prepared are key to having your closing run smoothly, here are a few tips to help make that happen. …

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Tips for Buying an Investment Property

In Buying & Selling, Investment, Lake Carroll, Real Estate, Research, Tips & Tricks by Fawnridge Realty, Inc.

Have you ever thought about buying an investment property? Managing tenants and maintaining a building isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, but a real estate investment property is a great way to earn income if you understand what you’re getting into. Here are a few things you’ll need to consider when looking for an investment property.   Higher Upfront Costs Financing for an investment property works …