Home Buyer Tips

January 20, 2016

Is It Worth It To Have a Home Inspection? Even on New Homes?

We are often asked if it’s worth spending the money on a home inspection. Especially if a buyer is buying a brand new home. Our immediate answer is YES! Typically, a home inspection is about $350 -$450, depending on the size of the property. A radon test will run you about another $150.  In the scheme of things, that is a very small percentage of the total purchase price of the property. A home is one of the biggest investments you will ever make so we would never suggest skimping on the inspection phase. Also, many buyers want their uncle, […]
January 6, 2016
Cold Hard Facts About Buying a South Denver Home

5 Cold Hard Facts About Buying A South Denver Home

What EVERY Buyer Should Know Buying a home in South Denver should be exciting and fun.  Many times it can turn into a long period of frustration.  How can you prevent that from happening?  Just a little pre-planning is all it takes! Follow these five steps and be on your way to buying a new home!  1. Find a real estate agent that you like, trust and employ them Don’t just call the agent on the sign of the house you want to see.  They work for the seller, not you.  In addition, they negotiate buying and selling homes every day […]