By Mclain Properties Wednesday, September 29, 2021
When you tell people that you are looking to rent a house, more often than not you’d hear the response “You’re wasting money”, “Why rent when you can buy”, “Your rent would be equal the mortgage”, or “Invest in something that can be yours”.
Ultimate Home Seller’s Checklist
By Mclain Properties Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Selling a home is just as arduous as buying a home.
It takes a lot of planning and preparation to be able to sell your home with a smooth and easy escrow. But most importantly, it is ideal to plan ahead of time in order to get the best price possible out of the sale of your ...
The Ultimate Home Buyer’s Checklist
By Mclain Properties Sunday, August 29, 2021
Buying a home is probably one of the biggest commitments any person can have. When you’re purchasing a home, it’s not the same as buying any other merchandise wherein you can return it or have it exchanged easily should you decide later on that you no longer like it. On...
Tips for Visiting Open Houses
By Mclain Properties Tuesday, August 17, 2021
Attending open houses is an exciting experience for most homebuyer’s journey. However, for some, it can also be extremely nerve-racking and awkward.
For one, you’re about to find out if this listing that you’ve been interested in is as good in real life as it is on...
What Homeowners Should Know About Appraisals
By Mclain Properties Saturday, July 31, 2021
Whether you are buying or selling a home, you will encounter the words home appraisal at some point in your homebuying journey. For most homebuyers, a home appraisal can be scary as it can dictate whether the bank will approve or disprove their loan applications. However, k...
How to Know You’re Getting a Great Deal for a Property
By Mclain Properties Wednesday, July 14, 2021
It is every homebuyer’s goal to successfully get their dream property for a great deal. However, everyone knows as well that this is a lot trickier than it seems.
The home buying process can be arduous and be filled with negotiations. It can be extremely emotional as ...
How to Prepare Your Home for Showings
By Mclain Properties Tuesday, June 29, 2021
For every homebuyer who is aspiring to sell their current home, the process starts with hiring a professional real estate agent. Once you have found the right real estate agent, your journey to selling your home officially begins. But with a saturated market, how do you inc...
Home Maintenance 101
By Mclain Properties Monday, June 14, 2021
Becoming a homeowner is a lot of responsibility. Whether you own a 3-bedroom home or a 10-bedroom home, you still have to exert effort into maintaining your home because it is your biggest investment. For most, home maintenance can be a daunting task which is why most choos...
Disadvantages of Downsizing
By Mclain Properties Monday, May 31, 2021
More and more homeowners are now inclined to downsize. There are numerous benefits to downsizing. For one, it’s cheaper. It’s cheaper in the sense that a smaller home will cost less and therefore, leave you with a smaller mortgage. It is also cheaper in the sense that you...
Why You Need to Hire a Real Estate Agent
By Mclain Properties Thursday, May 13, 2021
You’ve decided that you’re going to purchase a home. It’s an exciting time for you and your family. In a digital age when everything can be accessed and bought online or through the internet, more and more homebuyers are now considering buying a home on their own. Thi...