Thursday, June 14, 2018 / by Robyn Burley
We have moved many times ourselves and know intimately the energy and nerves which accompany this big life transition. If you’re with us on this one, you may be wondering: how do I cut through the bull$h*t and have a fantastic Real Estate experience with a new Realtor?
Here are four tips for the savvy home buyer on How to Select the Right Realtor for YOU!
Tip 1: Do your research
Begin with a quick Google search of Realtors in your area. Look at any reviews that have been left by former clients on their social media profiles and via Google Reviews.
Online reviews are an incredibly valuable source for getting an unbiased sense of the quality of the service. Check out our Google Reviews to see what we mean.
A piece of advice: Consider the Realtor you know for the job but make sure you look at other possibilities before you make your decision on who should work for you. Don’t let the idea that “I have to work with them because I know th ...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 / by Robyn Burley
Buying a house can be a stressful and uncertain process. There is so much to consider when buying a home, especially when it's your first-time. Besides what you can afford in a mortgage, property taxes and utility costs, do you understand all of the costs you might incur when buying real estate?
Our Flux Realty Sales Team Leader, Matt Fierling, and his Showing Partner, Colin Bass, discuss 7 UNEXPECTED COSTS WHEN BUYING A HOME to prepare you for this big change!
1. HOME INSPECTION
Home inspections are a necessary part of buying a home. A home inspector is looking for are high cost items like major plumbing issues or roof leaks that can cost you thousands. Home inspections can typically cost around $500.00.
In a competitive home market where there are multiple offer situations, it can be difficult to get a home inspection accepted on an offer. If we don’t have any competition, it is more likely that we can include a home inspect. ...
Monday, March 26, 2018 / by Robyn Burley
At Flux Realty, we know how important Mondays are. Monday is the day that sets the tone for your entire week: if you have a productive and fulfilling Monday, chances are you will also have a great week!
One of the things our real estate company likes to do to ensure we make the best of our Monday (and everyday) is morning gratitude. This is when our team gets together and discusses some of the things we are most grateful for. This small change in our schedule has made big changes to our Monday attitude. Instead of setting up lots of 'expectations' for what we want to accomplish this week, we like to turn those expectations into appreciation.
Check out this video from our founder, Nathan Flanagan, on how you can use morning gratitude to change your mindset this week.