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20 Tips for Preparing Your House for Sale This Fall

When listing your Las Vegas house for sale, your top goal will be to get the home sold for the best price possible! There are many small projects that you can do to ensure this happens! Your real estate agent will have a list of specific suggestions for getting your house ready for market and

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The Home Buying Process Explained

MEET WITH AN AGENT FROM THE HEUSER TEAM Discuss the type of Las Vegas home you’re looking for, including style, price, and location. GET PRE-APPROVED You will need pay stubs, W2s, and bank statements. Knowing what you can afford is critical to a successful experience. SEARCH FOR LAS VEGAS HOMES The fun part! Your agent

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Buying VS Renting a home

BUY VS RENT   Are you ready for your FIRST HOME? Here are some perks of owning a Las Vegas Home! *Paint the walls any color you want. Redo any room you want. *Pay toward your mortgage. BUILD EQUITY! *Throw parties your friends will talk about for years. BUYING GIVES YOU FREEDOM!

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The True Cost of NOT Owning Your Home

Owning a Las Vegas home has great financial benefits, yet many continue to rent! Today, let’s look at the financial reasons why owning a home of your own has been a part of the American Dream for the entirety of America’s existence. Realtor.com reported that: “Buying remains the more attractive option in the long term – that

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5 Reasons Homeownership Makes ‘Cents’

The American Dream of homeownership is alive and well. Recent reports show that the Las Vegas homeownership rate has rebounded from recent lows and is headed in the right direction. The personal reasons to own differ for each buyer, but there are many basic similarities. Today we want to talk about the top 5 financial reasons you should own

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SHORT SALE AND FORECLOSURE: HOW ARE THEY DIFFERENT?

As unfortunate as it can be when homeowners fall behind on mortgage payments and must face the possibility of losing their Las Vegas homes, short sales and foreclosures provide them options for moving on financially. The terms are often used interchangeably, but they’re actually quite different, with varying timelines and financial impact on the homeowner.

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Are We About to Enter a Buyers’ Market?

Home sales in Las Vegas are below last year’s levels, home values are appreciating at a slower pace, and there are reports showing purchasing demand softening. This has some thinking we may be entering a buyers’ market after sellers have had the upper hand for the past several years. Is this really happening? The market

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FIVE MONEY-SAVING GREEN UPGRADES

Going green is great for the environment, but that’s not the only benefit. When you make green upgrades in your Las Vegas home, it can also lead to some major savings. Solar panels: The upfront cost is big, but the long-term savings are huge. Solar panels will cost several thousand dollars to install, but ongoing maintenance

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PRIORITY TASKS FOR YOUR MOVE IN

Moving into a new Las Vegas home is an exciting time, and you’re probably daydreaming about decor and paint schemes and new furniture. But before you get into the fun stuff, there are some basics you should cover first. Change the locks Even if you’re promised that new locks have been installed in your home,

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WHICH DOWN PAYMENT STRATEGY IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

You’ve most likely heard the rule: Save for a 20-percent down payment before you buy a Las Vegas home. The logic behind saving 20 percent is solid, as it shows that you have the financial discipline and stability to save for a long-term goal. It also helps you get favorable rates from lenders. But there

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