Between strong economic growth, sky high demand for housing (and rock bottom supply), and predictions that mortgage rates will rise about 2% over the next 2 years, the Boston real estate market is buzzing with activity right now. But amidst their excitement, it's easy for overzealous buyers and sellers to overlook critical steps that will ensure a smooth process. Today's Tuesday tip comes from Bankrate.com, and offers 10 real estate tips that are both fundamental and inclusive of modern principles.
From comprehensive neighborhood analyses (plus tips on what to look for) and the use of "big data" to compare homes, to the retainment of mineral rights, this list is a good starting point for both buyers and sellers.
The complete checklist for buyers and sellers is extensive, so it's always best to let an agent you trust guide you through the process. To speak with one of our experts in the Boston housing market, contact us at 617-236-0353 or through our website at www.thecharlesrealty.com.