Archive for February, 2016

Just Listed in Lakeridge~ Oklahoma City Real Estate

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

Just Listed at 4118 Holiday PL, Oklahoma City, OK 73112 – Cute!! Cute!! Nice curb appeal on this home located in the desirable Lakeridge neighborhood! Lots of updates and move in ready! Original wood floors in the living room and bedrooms. The kitchen has been updated with granite counters and tile backsplash, new cabinets, tile floor and […]

The Ins and Outs of an Agreement of Sale!

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

Look Over the Agreement of Sale If a buyer is interested in purchasing your home, he or she will submit an offer through a legally binding document known as an Agreement of Sale. In it, the buyer and seller will negotiate various facets of the transaction, including sale price, settlement date, the type of financing the buyer […]

Ready to buy? Good! Mortgage rates are at their lowest point in nearly a year!

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Mortgage rates swooned again, touching the lowest since April 2015, mortgage provider Freddie Mac said Thursday. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.65%, down 7 basis points during the week, and close to the 2015 low of 3.59%. The 15-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 2.95%, down from 3.01%. The 5-year Treasury-indexed hybrid adjustable-rate mortgage averaged 2.83%, down […]

Renovations that can actually hurt your home’s value!

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

Removing closets Several years ago, Michele Silverman Bedell, chief executive of Silversons, a residential agency based in Westchester, N.Y. had a client who took the closet out of the master bedroom and made a huge master bath. Big mistake. This change made the home much harder to sell. “People need closets,” she said. “They’ll walk […]

Adding new tech to your home? Choose wisely!

Monday, February 1st, 2016

Make Sure Your New Technology Is Smart High-tech features offer notoriously bad returns on investment because technologies tend to evolve quickly. “One of the biggest losers in recent years is the fully wired audiovisual system,” says Duo Dickinson, an architect based in the New Haven, Conn., area. “They’ve probably lost 80 percent of their value […]