Blog – Pea Soup

The Home Sale Contingency

Posted by on January 22, 2020 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Home Sale Contingency

You have a house. You want to buy another one. You can’t afford both payments so you have to sell your current house before you can buy a new one. You can sell it and then look for a new one but where will you live in the meantime?...

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How Technology Has Changed Real Estate

Posted by on January 16, 2020 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

How Technology Has Changed Real Estate

It’s the 21stcentury. I would guess most Americans have at least one computer in their household. Most have multiple wireless devices and carry them just about everywhere they go. We have access to so much information, literally at our fingertips. So much has changed because of technology. YouTube has...

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Keep Your Resolutions with a New House

Posted by on January 10, 2020 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Keep Your Resolutions with a New House

Did you make some resolutions for 2020? The biggest resolution is based on health – eating better and exercising. Next on the list is personal finances. I see plenty of friends on social media talking about what books they want to read and places they want to travel this...

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New Year – New Home

Posted by on January 2, 2020 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

New Year – New Home

For many, the new year is a time that we focus on goals. Some want to get into better shape – eat healthier and exercise more. Others will quit their job and follow their passion. There are those that will get out of a bad relationship and heal. Then...

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I’ll Be Home for Christmas

Posted by on December 18, 2019 in Home and Garden, Life | 0 comments

I’ll Be Home for Christmas

  Let’s face it, if you are in the market for a new home, but don’t have one under contract now, you probably won’t be in a new home for Christmas this year. But what is a home, really? And, why is the holiday season different than any other...

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Online Mortgage Companies

Posted by on December 12, 2019 in Buying, Realtors | 0 comments

Online Mortgage Companies

  So, you’re in the market for a new home and you need a mortgage. It is a great idea to shop around. While rates are mostly based on you as an individual and likely won’t change with vendors, there are other factors that can cost you more from...

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We’re Closing!

Posted by on December 4, 2019 in Buying, Nashville, Selling | 0 comments

We’re Closing!

  You have been keeping your house clean for what seems like an eternity. A Buyer came along and you negotiated the terms and your agent calls to say, “We’re closing!” So now what? There are several things you need to know and to consider about the closing. If...

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READ THE CONTRACT!

Posted by on November 20, 2019 in Buying, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

READ THE CONTRACT!

  I get so many calls from clients and agents asking me questions. Sure, I can just give them the answer, and ultimately, I do, but I also ask, “have you read the contract?” When was the last time you signed something you didn’t read? Think about it. I...

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What is a Buyer’s Representation Agreement Anyway?

Posted by on November 6, 2019 in Buying, Market, Realtors | 0 comments

What is a Buyer’s Representation Agreement Anyway?

  You are in the market for a house. You find a Realtor. They are a family friend, or a referral from a friend, or you found them on the internet. You meet with them and they ask you to sign a contract to represent you. Wait, you haven’t...

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Fairytales and Real Estate

Posted by on October 18, 2019 in Buying, Life, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

Fairytales and Real Estate

  It’s about that time where the costumes come out and people are dressed up as all sorts of creatures and other beings. Halloween is fun but sometimes you encounter real life characters. If you are in a business where you have customers or clients, you will probably relate...

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