According to an article on CNBC.com next year is going to be a great one for Real Estate.  It’s all about jobs, oil prices and interest rates that translate into more money in consumers’ pockets and more confidence. With gas prices declining it’s not only padding people’s pocketbooks, it’s fueling consumer confidence.  Any factor that ...

Is a Home Warranty Worth the Cost? Whether buying or selling, a home warranty could be a valuable protection for your financing and peace of mind. Buyers opt to purchase warranties which average $350-500 for basic warranty and $100-300 more for extra protections.  Buyers like the fact that they can rely on a warranty to ...

Here are a list of common myths about foreclosures MYTH: My mortgage company would rather foreclose on my home than keep me in it. The mortgage company sustains an average loss of about $58,000 when foreclosure occurs (TowerGroup study). They are in the business of providing mortgages – not owning or selling homes – and ...

Opportunity Knocking for Many Buyers, But Timing is Key Consumers considering a home purchase should take advantage of the current environment NOW!!! Many media reports about trends and developments in the housing market are on a national level and don’t capture what’s happening in individual communities across the country. As St. Louis local real estate market ...