Five Things to Do As You Prepare to Sell: Outside the Home

Selling your home can be a major process, one which takes lots of time and careful planning. To be successful at selling your home, you’ll need to maximize the value by doing everything you can to make your home as appealing as possible to prospective buyers. There are many things you can do to help… Read more »

Condo or Home: Benefits and Drawbacks of Each

When buying a new property, the two most common options to choose from for most buyers are a condominium or a full home. Each option has plenty to offer, but there are distinct advantages and drawbacks to each that can make them the right or wrong choice for you. Let’s review some of the pros… Read more »

Federal Rate Hike and Mortgages: Navigating Home Loans in 2017

In early December, the Federal Reserve did something that it’s only done twice over the course of the last decade – it raised short-term interest rates. This action by the Fed to increase short-term interest rates by 0.25 percent has, in turn, affected mortgages, although they currently still stand at some of the lowest rates… Read more »

Tips For Increasing your Home’s Curb Appeal

Before placing your home on the market, it is wise to make some upgrades to the outside of your home. Curb appeal is often an important factor in getting people to look at your home. Even if the inside of your home is in immaculate condition, if your yard has overgrown trees and bushes, flower… Read more »

Mortgage rates are friendly

All over the country, mortgage rates have been much friendlier to those who are looking to purchase a home on the market. Recent U.S. Federal Reserve actions have further bolstered investor optimism that interest rates on home loans will further decrease. This spells great news for potential homebuyers situated all over the United States, especially… Read more »

Buying a home while interest rates are still very manageable

Homebuyers know that the housing market has been pretty volatile in recent years, with many people in the market trying to snap up decent properties that have become devalued since the housing bubble burst. Real estate prices have been on a powerful upswing in recent months, but there are signs all across America that the… Read more »

Millennials on the Chisholm Trail

Since 1889, Kingfisher has been Oklahoma’s little jewel. As a part of the Chisholm Trail, Kingfisher was, in a way, a gateway to the west. Kingfisher is still a gateway, much like real estate in general in America, as young adults are purchasing real estate, making that westward expansion trip into full-fledged adulthood.   With… Read more »

Easy & Affordable Tips for Selling Your Home Quickly

If your home has been on the market for a while or you are thinking about placing your home for sale, here are some tips, with the help of HGTV, to spruce up your home and make it a marketable, must-have! Make Repairs – Even if it’s a minor project, seeing a home that requires… Read more »

Ways to Stay Safe Before, During and After a Tornado

“A tornado is a narrow, violently rotating column of air that extends from the base of a thunderstorm to the ground. Because wind is invisible, it is hard to see a tornado unless it forms a condensation funnel made up of water droplets, dust and debris. Tornadoes are the most violent of all atmospheric storms.”… Read more »