1. The Expense of Home Buying – Closing Costs and Fees

    Looking at homes for sale, it’s clear that buying a house is expensive. With the growing market in Loveland, Colorado, houses are being swept up quickly so the more you know about the process and the costs involved, the easier it will be to find a home of your dreams. A complicated and definitely overwhelming part of the real estate process are the fees and closing costs. Get over this hurdle an…Read More

  2. How to Juggle Buying and Selling at the Same Time

    Nothing says juggling like trying to sell your house and buying a house at the same time. With the quickly moving real estate of Loveland, Colorado, staying organized and having a reliable real estate agent on your side are key. It is important to evaluate whether you would like to first buy or sell and then go on from there. Contact a real estate agent at The Janes Group today for guidance and su…Read More

  3. Why is Your House Not Selling?

    When you’ve had your house listed on the market for weeks, open houses have gone by, and houses in the neighborhood have been listed and sold in just days, you may begin to wonder why your house is still on the market. Maybe interest has been shown, but there haven’t been any serious bites; you may need to take a step back and consider why the house isn’t selling. Real estate is booming in L…Read More

  4. Get Your House Ready to Sell

    Spring came quickly this year in Loveland, Co. and Northern Colorado, so that means if you are planning on selling your house this spring or summer, it’s time to get to work! Preparing a property to be put on the market can be time-consuming and attention needs to be paid to every detail. When it’s time to have an open house, your home will be that much more appealing to potential buyers if ce…Read More

  5. Leave No Stone Unturned

    Buying or selling a house can be immensely complicated, with real estate laws, contracts, inspections, and negotiating terms. There are some who want to try going through the process solo, but they are potentially missing out on a lot of benefits that can save them time, money, and most importantly, emotional stress. Having an invaluable resource on your side like a real estate agent can help you …Read More

  6. Rent vs. Buying a House

    Can’t decide if you should continue renting or if the time has come to buy a house? It’s a challenging and life changing decision and shouldn’t be done just because buying seems like the right thing to do. For many, there are advantages and disadvantages to both. Here is some information to help you weigh your options. At The Janes Group, we are ready to help you find your first home. Our re…Read More

  7. Top Things Buyers Look For

    Selling a house means putting it on the market and selling it as quickly as possible. The market has many ups and downs, but there are things that homebuyers consistently want. When your home is appealing to as many buyers as possible, there will be a greater chance of multiple offers. The Janes Group is here to help you prepare your home for selling quickly so that you can save money. Here are so…Read More

  8. To Buy a House, or to Build a House?

    Buying a house is an incredibly exciting and life changing experience, but also comes with immense decisions. Where, when, and what type of house to buy are just a few questions that you have to ask yourself. The Loveland and Northern Colorado real estate market is and has been on the rise for quite some time. Being a part of that growth is equally exciting, but challenging as well. With help from…Read More

  9. Tips For Saving a Down Payment

    One of life’s ultimate hurdles is trying to save money for a down payment on a house. Depending on the area you are trying to buy in and the housing market, the typical 20 percent of the price can be a large sum of money that can take many people and families years to save for. In a tight economy and with possibly several other payments due each month, it is definitely a challenge saving money. …Read More

  10. Priced to Sell – What Does it Mean?

    Selling a house can be like playing a game of chess with your housing market. It can be challenging determining when the market will change and which direction it will go. When you’re putting your property up for sale, when you list it and the price it’s listed for can greatly affect how long the house will be on the market; and when it comes time to sell, you want the process to take as littl…Read More