Are you considering switching brokerages? I’ve looked at all the brick and mortar companies in our local area, and some online companies as well and compared them based on commission splits, training, culture, and other benefits. Is Your Brokerage Lacking in Value? Is your brokerage taking too much of your hard earned commissions? Are they […]
Did you know that most people believe a probate attorney handles the entire process? Likewise, most people are shocked when they realize the lawyer handles only about 20% of the probate process! What Does a Probate Attorney Do? If you’re like most people, you’ll only go through probate MAYBE one time in your life. While […]
Founded in 1852, Rochester was originally a small town known for its lumber industry. Though still small with a population of just under 3,000 residents; surrounding towns like Grand Mound and Centralia continue to flourish, fueling the growth and development of the town. See Homes for Sale In Rochester Bountiful in rural beauty; the Chehalis […]
Have you been declared the personal representative of an estate? Where do you start? Now that you know what probate is and what to expect during the process, let’s discuss the first steps! Probate: First Steps We’ve dealt with a few homes with Probate over the years. Your first step will be to go to […]
Everyone is on edge for this real estate market because it looks almost identical to the last crash, which affected everyone’s lives. However, there are two key differences. Lack of supply and mortgage regulations.
Did your loved one pass away, and now you’re being bombarded with paperwork, legal speak and overwhelm? This can be a very difficult and emotional time for you. Now you are left to sort everything out. In this video, we’ll discuss all the probate terms you need to know. We’ve found this type of transaction […]
More good news for Sellers in this Market Update December 2021. Analysis More of the same! As was indicated in the last market update, there are 1/3 fewer new homes on the market than the prior month. This means prices will continue to climb for those homes that stay on the market. You may have […]
A common misconception about probate is that people think that a will keeps property out of probate. That is not true! The “WILL” does allow the deceased to determine such things as who receives what, as well as who will be the executor of the will. This is much better than trying to sell the property intestate, or without a will.
The increasingly high demand of home buyers due to one of the lowest interest rates in history is another great reason for a seller to sell their home right now. If you’ve contemplated selling, well there hasn’t ever been a better time. Also, we don’t know how long interest rates are going to remain this […]
I was actively looking to buy a home in 2008 when it was very similar to now, prices were booming, we were seeing multiple offers and bidding wars, buyers were fighting for properties and bidding up the prices so high that they weren’t appraising. It was almost like overnight we went from having it be a total sellers market to it being a buyers market.