Should You Consider a Duplex in Columbus?
For some, homeownership sounds like a great opportunity but they also wrestle with the ability to make passive income by renting out a home to ...
Posted by Donald Payne on August 23, 2021
More Home Buyers are Favoring Re-Sell Homes
Data was recently released showing that 60% of homebuyers last year said they would prefer a brand new construction home to an existing home that was ...
Posted by Donald Payne on August 12, 2021
Red Flags to Spot in a Home Inspection
There is a small amount of risk that homebuyers take when they make an offer on a new home. It is not uncommon for any type of real estate market ...
Posted by Donald Payne on August 2, 2021
Finding the Maximum Price You Can Afford for a Columbus Home
Think for a second about what it would be like to find your ideal home. It has everything you ever want and need from plenty of space to stretch out ...
Posted by Donald Payne on July 26, 2021
What is a Seller's Market and How do I Buy a Dayton Home During One?
If you are just entering the Dayton real estate market for the first time this year during 2021 you may feel it is a bit frenzied and crazy, because ...
Posted by Donald Payne on July 19, 2021
Proposed Bills in Congress Could Make First-Time Homeownership Easier
It is not uncommon for many potential homeowners to take several years to work towards the possibility of purchasing their first home. This can ...
Posted by Donald Payne on July 12, 2021
What's Motivating People in Dayton to Move Right Now?
This year residents of Dayton are moving for a variety of reasons. The pandemic has truly reshaped lifestyles and needs of many homeowners. Spending ...
Posted by Donald Payne on June 14, 2021
Buying a Home is Still Affordable in Dayton Ohio
One of the many things we have learned over the past year is the importance that our home has to us, especially as we underwent lockdowns all over ...
Posted by Donald Payne on June 7, 2021
Waiting to Buy a Dayton Home Could Cost a Small Fortune Later
There are several homebuyers across the country wondering if they should make the jump to purchase a home right now or wait until there are more ...
Posted by Donald Payne on May 31, 2021
Don't Forget About Budgeting for Closing Costs When Buying a Dayton Home
When buying a home in Dayton Ohio it is important to have a detailed budget to help you plan and determine how much home you can afford to purchase ...
Posted by Donald Payne on May 24, 2021
How Much Earnest Money Should You Put Down During A Home Purchase?
When purchasing a home, the earnest money is essential in determining if you will get the home before the deal is closed. This amount is different ...
Posted by Donald Payne on May 20, 2021
Escalation Clauses- What are They and Do You Need One?
Making an offer on a home can be exciting, but in a competitive market where there are more buyers than homes, how can you be sure your offer will be ...
Posted by Donald Payne on May 10, 2021
6 Tips on Deciding Where to Live
In the last year, many more Americans have decided to relocate, but is relocating right for you?
Sometimes you are ready for a fresh start in a brand ...
Posted by Donald Payne on May 3, 2021
How to Save Enough Money for a Down Payment
There are many people that are ready to make the jump into homeownership but are hesitant to believe it is a possibility because they have limited ...
Posted by Donald Payne on April 19, 2021
How Long Does it Take to Purchase a Home Right Now
The process of purchasing a home can be extremely exciting and very nerve-wracking at the same time. There can also be some aspects of the home ...
Posted by Donald Payne on April 12, 2021
What is a Home Appraisal and Who Pays for It?
For buyers purchasing a home through a mortgage, a home appraisal is most often a mandatory requirement by the lender. There are other instances ...
Posted by Donald Payne on March 29, 2021
How to Search for and Buy a Multi-Generational Home
Multi-generational floor plans are becoming a popular thing now. We've seen the need for multi-generational homes over the last 5 to 10 years ...
Posted by Donald Payne on March 15, 2021
Should You Purchase a Home in Columbus Right Now?
For most Americans, purchasing a home will be the largest purchase they make in their life. Purchasing a home is exciting and full of adventure, but ...
Posted by Donald Payne on March 8, 2021