FIRST-TIME LANDLORD?

HERE’S HOW TO RENT OUT YOUR PROPERTY Renting a property out in Southern Utah may seem like a relatively simple task, but for first timers, there’s a lot to learn. That said, once you have a clear understanding of what’s involved, it’s a matter of working through the steps to ensure best that you attract… Read more »

Do Plants Help Sell a Home?

When you’re looking to sell your house in Southern Utah, there are a lot of little things that you can do to increase the likelihood that some prospective buyer is going to make an offer. Many of the tips you’ll find to improve your home’s appeal focus on things inside the house, ranging from paint… Read more »

4 Essential Steps to Buying a Home in Southern Utah

Buying a home in Southern Utah can be a complicated undertaking, especially for first-time buyers. From assessing your financial situation and establishing a budget to arranging for a professional inspection of a property you’re interested in buying, here are some essential steps that could end up making quite a difference: Establish a Budget Lacking a… Read more »

4 Essentials to Sell Your Home

Selling your home in the St. George and Southern Utah area doesn’t have to be an ordeal. By concentrating on just a few key things it’s possible to minimize the time your property spends on the market. From improving curb appeal to removing excess clutter, here are several things that can help you to improve… Read more »

7 Features senior buyers should look in a house

Before 1960, when urban development began, senior homebuyers had a difficult time locating builders that could meet their unique requirements or build to suit. Today, there are still plenty of retirees looking to find their forever home. Seeing how more and more people choose to grow older in their own homes, it’s imperative that these… Read more »

How to Know When to Upgrade to a Bigger Home

If you have always wanted to live in a bigger home, then you may be wondering when the right time is for you to move. Bigger homes are more expensive and require more maintenance. However, you may be at a point in your life financially where you’re ready for a bigger place. Deciding to move… Read more »

7 Ideas to Cover Your Next Down Payment on a Southern Utah Rental Property

For most real estate investors, cash for down payments is the bottleneck. The choke point, the constraint that sets the speed limit on how fast you can build your rental portfolio. This means if you want to grow your portfolio faster, you need to solve the down payment problem. Whether you’re buying your first property… Read more »

Pre-Qualified or Pre-Approved? What’s the Difference?

There’s a lot to learn when you’re starting to look to buy a home in St. George and surrounding areas. From things like earnest money to closing costs, it’s a lot to take in during a very short period that your Realtor will help you with. But here is one topic you need to know,… Read more »

11 Reasons Why Your Home Isn’t Selling

When you first put your house on the market, you might be hopeful for a quick sale—especially if you’ve put a lot of money into improving the house over the years and if the neighborhood is one that has historically attracted a lot of buyers. While you shouldn’t panic if the house doesn’t sell the… Read more »

Most Loved Home Features State-by-State

Which feature made you fall in love with your current home? Was it the view? The in-ground pool? Or was it the in-law apartment that sealed the deal? According to a new analysis by realtor.com®, the most loved home features vary from state to state. Realtor.com analyzed their keyword home search data to determine what… Read more »