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Appraisal: How To Get The Highest Valuation – Part 2

Hello, and welcome back to our blog! Last time we talked about several ways you can touch up your home so that you are given a higher market value when an appraiser inspects your home. This time, we’ll talk about several more ways you can increase the value of your home and be confident you… read more

Appraisal: How To Get The Highest Valuation – Part 1

Home appraisal is the process of determining the value of a home and property. As a seller, you will need to hire an appraiser who will inspect your home in order to determine a fair, unbiased market value for your home. Although appraisers are hired by the lenders, you will typically have to pay for… read more

More Terms To Know Before Buying A Home

Hello, and welcome back to our blog! Last time we talked about several terms that you should know before buying a home in order to make the process a little easier and less overwhelming to a newcomer. If you haven’t read it, you can take a look at it here. If you’ve already read it,… read more

Terms You Should Know Before Buying A Home

If you’re a first-time homebuyer, you’re most likely pretty overwhelmed with all the terms that are used in the industry. First of all, know that it’s perfectly natural to not know these terms. The home selling industry is constantly changing, and because of that, terms change along with it. On top of that, everyone has… read more

Tips On Doing Your Final Walk-Throughs

Once you make it to the end of your house selling journey, you will most likely be doing a final walk-through in order to ensure that the house is in the condition that was expected. Although it may feel like it, this is not a home inspection. The walk-through is designed to show the buyer… read more

Why You Should Sell Your Home With A Real Estate Agent

Home selling can be a difficult game, and for most people, it’s one of the biggest and most time consuming transactions of their lives. Whether you’re a first time seller or you’re experienced with the industry, it can often be difficult to even known where to begin selling your home. This is where realtors come… read more

Finding The Home That’s Right For You

When you make it to the point in your life when you’re ready to buy your first home, you want to do as much research as possible. Buying a home is too much of a financial commitment to make a decision overnight. At JQ Real Estate, we want to provide you with the best tools… read more

Enhancing the Curb Appeal of Your Home

When you are selling your home, appearances do matter. Keeping your home well-maintained, welcoming, and attractive can make the difference between a slightly interested potential buyer and someone who will make an offer right away. Making certain updates adds value to your home, and attracts more people to your listing and open house. Fortunately, these… read more

5 Tips For Buying Homeowner’s Insurance

No one wants to think about worst case scenarios, which is why people are reluctant to consider the necessity of insurance. However, even though you hope you will never have to use it, when you do need it, you will be grateful that you purchased homeowner’s insurance, not to mention, chances are that your mortgage… read more