Concrete slab floors take up to 90 days to fully cure, or harden and dry. Unfortunately, that means waiting to install a new, more attractive floor, which is not what most builders or homeowners want. Moisture in the floor, even if there is no standing water, interferes with the adhesion of glue and mortar products. read more
Sellers’ shutters and siding may look great. However, as this winter has repeatedly reminded us, all the beautiful features on the exterior of sellers’ home need to withstand the elements. Add to your blog a free article, How to Protect Your Home from Severe Cold, from the REALTOR® Content Resource. It’s one of five free […] read more
The price of any item (including residential real estate) is determined by ‘supply and demand’. If many people are looking to buy an item and the supply of that item is limited, the price of that item increases.
According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the supply of homes for sale dramatically increases every spring. Putting your home on the market now instead of waiting for the increased competition of the spring might make a lot of sense. read more
During the dot-com boom, shares in the company that operates realtor.com were trading for more than $550 after adjusting for a reverse split, Barron’s notes in an article that’s deeply skeptical of Zillow and Trulia’s current valuations. Today, shares in … read more
As real estate markets across the country heat up, competitive buying situations and bidding wars are becoming the norm. In many cities, the majority of new listings are receiving multiple…(Read More)The post What Is an Escalation Clause and When Should You Use One? appeared first on realtor.com® news. read more