Jody's Blog

February 22, 2014

What you should not see in real estate pictures!

I’ve been fortunate enough over the last few years to see some really spectacular pictures of homes for sale. The interiors of some homes are absolutely immaculate. Everything has a place and everything is in its place but then there’s other times when all I can think is “What was the home owner or more importantly the Realtor® thinking […]

Buying a home that needs some work?

Has your dream of owning a home become just that – a dream? As a RE-BuildUSA 203k Specialist, I can make your dream a reality.

With a small down payment and less than perfect credit, I’ll help you use the power of the FHA 203k Loan to buy a great home in a great neighborhood at a great price – […]

Why do REALTORS ask buyers if they are working with a lender?

TIME that’s why.

I as a REALTOR don’t want to waste a buyers time by showing them houses that they cannot qualify to purchase.

I don’t want to waste my time showing houses the buyer can’t afford to buy.

I want to give a buyer plenty of time to repair any credit issues that will allow them to qualify for a mortgage […]

When working with a REALTOR

When working with a real estate agent it’s important that you are proactive about it. If you love your agent and you think that he/she is doing a great job then this post is not for you. However, if you feel let down by your real estate agent then there are things you can do about it.
First, speak up!
Say […]

Working with a REALTOR to buy a house.

The following are some of the more frequently asked questions by home buyers, particularly first time buyers, when working with REALTORS®.

How much will it cost me to work with a REALTOR® to help me buy a house?

Typically, a buyer does not pay any out of pocket expenses to use a REALTOR® to help them buy a house. Normally a […]