Tips When You’re Showing Your Home

6/24/2019

Selling your home is no easy task, but it doesn’t have to be as difficult as you may think. Many people will drop in during a showing, but only a handful will make an offer. This means it’s up to you to create a space that’s welcoming and enticing to the eye. Home Avenue understands this and is here to help. With our expertise, we can help you impress potential …

How to Improve Your Home’s Curb Appeal

6/17/2019

Every little detail matters when you’re trying to sell your home. The first impression is crucial for potential buyers. For some people, the first thing they see can make or break the deal. Thankfully, Home Avenue is here with some easy steps to improve your home’s curb appeal.   Spruce Up The Entrance When guests come to your home and are waiting for you to let them in, what else …

How Does Flat-Fee Listing Work?

6/10/2019

Though there are multiple effective ways to sell your home, we at Home Avenue believe that flat-fee listings are the way to go. Flat fee, when done right, can save you thousands of dollars, leaving you in a better financial position than other methods would. Here, Home Avenue’s experts will walk you through the process of both traditional brokerages and flat-fee listings so you understand the inner workings of both. …

Don’t Overlook These 6 Things When Buying a Home.

2/4/2019

As it turns out, many homebuyers didn’t buy the home they thought they were buying. The longer they live in it, the more they find that they hate their purchase decision. One of the biggest reasons for the regret is that they failed to do their homework and ask the tough questions. If you want your next home buying experience to be a long-term love affair, pay attention to the …

Should You Purchase a Home From a For Sale by Owner (FSBO) Seller?

1/21/2019

The quick answer to the question is Absolutely! With more FSBO sellers entering the real estate market, there are numerous opportunities to purchase a home straight from the seller without incurring unnecessary financial risks. A local, flat-fee realtor can help you save money with cash back rebates and lower realty fees while ensuring that the transaction happens smoothly and legally. Can You Save Money in an FSBO Purchase? Yes, you …

How the Real Estate Industry is Changing

1/14/2019

Like lawyers, business executives, and bankers, America’s real estate agents fall under heavy scrutiny. Maybe it’s because of too many brokerage deals gone bad. Maybe it’s because the industry has become convoluted. Or maybe it’s because thousands of agents have flooded the market with a lower standard of accountability and poor training. Maybe it’s all of the above. The truth is, 99.9% of all real estate agents are honest, hard-working, …

4 Practical Ways You Can Save Money Buying a Home

1/7/2019

Now that you are ready to buy a home in Minneapolis, you may want to explore all of your realty options. There are several ways you can save money securing a house that is right for you. Below, we look at a few key ways to both save money and put a little back in your pocket on closing day. 1. Hire an Experienced Local Realtor A reputable, local Realtor …

Signs You Are Ready to Purchase a New Home

12/24/2018

You may be considering purchasing a new home for you or your family. But how do you know if now is the right time? A Home Avenue flat-fee realtor can sit down with you to discuss all the options available to you through flat-fee realty. You may also be able to take advantage of our cash-back rebate discounts that put money back into your pocket when you purchase a home. …

Marketing Trends: Are the Holidays a Good Time to Buy a House?

12/17/2018

For most people, the thought of buying a home during the holidays seems outrageous. Yet, holiday home shopping can present some unique opportunities that you may not experience during peak real estate marketing seasons. Home Avenue’s flat-fee realtors can also help you find the right home while saving money through our flat-fee service and our cash-back rebates. Below are some reasons why you may want to celebrate the season with …