What are the benefits to purchasing a home warranty?

What is a home warranty?   A home warranty is like an insurance plan for the appliances and systems in your house. It includes details that aren't usually covered under your general home owners insurance. If [...]

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 [...]

Should I Stage My Home?

Many of our sellers ask us about staging. You can stage either by strategically placing your own belongings to make rooms look bigger and more inviting or you can rent decorative items from a staging company [...]

Types Of Real Estate Agents In St. Louis

Buyers Agent The buyer’s agent represents the buyer in a real estate transaction. The compensation for this type of agency is usually commission-based and it happens after the transaction is closed. This service is free for [...]

The Honest Truth About Buying My First Home

Renter No More! I was a renter. Renting has been part of my identity the majority of my adult life. I never considered the possibility of owning a home until my early 30’s, when it became [...]

By | 2017-12-05T08:24:26+00:00 May 28th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Buying House St. Louis|Tags: , , |

Top Three Qualities Of A Real Estate Agent

Being a real estate broker and owning my own company, leads to many people asking me for real estate advice. One of the questions I love to answer is, how to find or choose a “great” agent. [...]

By | 2017-12-05T08:24:26+00:00 May 22nd, 2015|Categories: Blog, Buying House St. Louis|Tags: , , |

The Top Five Reasons To Sell Your Home As-Is For Cash

One: Sell it quickly. Time is always of the essence and you can sell with us here at STL Real Estate as quickly as 7 days. Especially when you feel like you are losing money every [...]

By | 2017-12-05T08:24:27+00:00 April 23rd, 2015|Categories: 1. St Louis Real Estate News|Tags: , , , , |

How Much Money Does A Real Estate Agent Make?

How Much Money Does A Real Estate Agent Make? People are attracted to the world of Real Estate often because of the promise of freedom and money. And sellers are sometimes wary of signing over a [...]

By | 2017-12-05T08:24:27+00:00 March 31st, 2015|Categories: 1. St Louis Real Estate News, Real Estate Agents|Tags: , , |

Is it the Sign? What do Real Estate Agents Actually Do?

There's a big misconception in choosing a real estate agent. People believe that the color of the sign in your yard actually matters. But just how much does the color of the sign, of the branding of the sign, really [...]

By | 2017-12-05T08:24:30+00:00 February 13th, 2015|Categories: 1. St Louis Real Estate News|Tags: , |

St. Louis Foreclosures – Strategies, Steps and Benefits

Strategies to buy St Louis Foreclosed properties Foreclosure implies selling off the property of the mortgage borrowers who were suffering because of financial distress that led them to default on their loans. As a result of a loan default, lenders [...]