Homes & Real Estate / Moving & Selling

  • How To Hire The Best Moving Companies

      

    People are moving again in larger numbers and it's a good time to take a look at how to hire a reputable mover. The price quotes in the moving industry are dictated heavily by supply and...

  • 4 Simple Tweaks That Will Enhance Your Home's Value

      

    ShopSmart magazine did a Top 10 list of things you could do to your home that have the greatest payoff in enhanced value. These easy DIY projects will increase your property's...

  • 6 Steps To Pay Off Your Mortgage Early

      

    Should you pay off your mortgage early? It's a question personal finance experts have been debating for years. Some say it makes financial sense to invest that money in the stock market,...

  • Real estate trend: Tiny homes are hot!

      

    This housing trend could cut your mortgage or rent payment down to almost nothing. Why buying a tiny house can save you big time.

  • 10 Things To Know Before Buying a Home

      

    If you've read my previous articles on ClarkHoward.com, you know that I paid off my $86,000 mortgage in 2 years. Now, I'm excited to be moving into a new home after recently becoming a...

  • Do Real Estate Agents Really Matter Anymore?

      

    With all the technology out there for home buyers and sellers, do real estate agents really matter anymore? For buyers, the research you can do online and with your phone is amazing. Apps like...

  • The real way homes are bought and sold today

      

    The way real estate is bought and sold is changing. Here's how technology can help (and hurt ) you in today's market.

  • Moving soon? Watch out for this scam

      

    Are you moving this summer? The scams in the relocating business are well known. Clark delivers the cautions you need to know when hiring a mover.

  • The one time to buy a home warranty

      

    Home warranties, in general, aren't usually worth the money. But there are in fact times when it makes sense to buy one.

  • 9 Things To Ask Before Selling Your Home

      

    Just the other day I got an ad in the mail from a real estate agent. The bold print screamed "PRICES ARE UP 15% FROM LAST YEAR" and "HOMES ARE SELLING FASTER."Have you received...

  • Are Home Warranties Worth the Money?

      

    Home warranties aren't worth the paper they're written on, but that hasn't stopped homeowners from buying them by the millions. Nor does it negate their effectiveness as a tool you can...

  • Why intown properties are a smart buy today

      

    Looking to buy a home, or to sell and move to another one? Knowing about this population trend can help you buy where home values are likely to rise quickly...

  • Outdated features can land you a deal as a homebuyer

      

    When you’re buying or selling a home, what features either hurt or help you? Buying a home is such an emotional thing. When you go to buy, I’ve long said you want to try to have ice...

  • Real estate projections for 2014

      

    Will 2014 be a buyers' or a sellers' market ? And what if you're a renter? Clark has the latest scoop from the real estate industry.

  • Tips for first-time homebuyers

      

    For many people, right now is the most ideal time that may come along in your lifetime to be a first-time homebuyer. There are two reasons: Cheap home prices and incredible mortgage interest...