Preparing to Buy a Home

January 3, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Buying a home in 2013? If so, here are some tips for preparing to buy a home. Save your cash. You’re going to need it for your down payment and closing costs. Save at least 3% of the purchase price to put toward closing costs, even if you’re asking the sellers to chip in. The […]

MLS Data Most Accurate on Brokers’ Sites, Not Zillow or Trulia

October 29, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

When you search the web looking for properties, you’ll get the most accurate data about what’s available from a broker’s website than if you search using third-party web portals Trulia or Zillow, according to a study performed by the WAV Group and sponsored by Redfin. The study examined 11 major markets, including the Washington, DC […]