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Are These We Buy Houses Companies Legit?

Are "We Buy Houses" Companies Legit?   You've seen the ads - usually bright yellow, written in sharpie "We buy houses, get cash for your home now!" Or maybe you've gotten a letter in the mail, [...]

How Do I Get Pre-Approved for a Home Loan in St. Louis?

How Do I Get Pre-Approved for a Home Loan in St. Louis? Getting Approved For A Home Loan? If you've been dreaming of a new home, the first thing you're going to want to do is [...]

How Do I Sell A Home In Need Of Repair For My Elderly Parents?

How do I sell a home in need of repair for my elderly parents? If you've found yourself in a position where you must help sell your parent's home or you inherit a property from a [...]

How To Find A Real Estate Agent To Sell Your Home

Find A Real Estate Agent Finding the right real estate agent to help sell  your home can not only result in a faster sale with a higher net profit, but can help you ease the stress [...]

How Can I Get A Seller To Pay My Closing Costs?

“As a buyer, it is important to ask for those closing costs upfront if you can get them. Often that is money you will need to bring to closing that you might not already have. You are [...]

Most Common Fees When Purchasing A Home

Common Fees When Buying A Home First time home buyers saving for their down payment might want keep in mind the additional costs of buying a home so that the entire process goes a little more [...]

Plumbing Stack and Sewer Lateral Information

Plumbing Stack The plumbing stack, also called the drain waste vent system (DWV), is the piping designed to remove waste water from your home. Usually made from PVC or cast iron, it connects the plumbing fixtures [...]

Termites AKA “The Silent Destroyer”

  Many times clients ask us if the termite inspection is really important on a home purchase. Termites are a major problem, causing structural damage to the house that can be expensive to repair. There are many different types of [...]

By | 2017-12-05T08:24:30+00:00 March 4th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Homeowner Tips|Tags: , |

How to Avoid Water in the Basement

A lot of times when we're buying a house in St. Louis or Kirkwood, we find that there's some issues with water in the basement. What's interesting about that is when you go to sell a property and there's water in [...]

By | 2017-12-05T08:24:30+00:00 February 12th, 2015|Categories: Homeowner Tips|