The Blog ofCathie Witt-Pyle Realty Group

Preparing Your Home To Sell

Preparing Your Home To Sell

 It is evident that a well-kept, attractive home generally has a much better chance of selling faster.  Minor improvements to the inside and outside can add more value at a minimal...

Home Inspections

Home Inspections

INSIST ON A HOME INSPECTION BEFORE BUYING YOUR HOUSEYou’ve found the home you want, at the right price, and the house looks like it’s in pristine condition.  But always keep in mind...

Closing Cost Explained

Closing costs are a list of charges a lawyer or a title company representative presents to you on the closing date of your home.  Sometimes people are surprised at the additional cost over and...

Dealing with Financing

Dealing with Financing

As the events of the last few years in the real estate industry show, people forget about the tremendous financial responsibility of purchasing a home at their peril. Here are a few tips for dealing...

Preparing to Sell

Preparing to Sell

Selling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest...

Relocating to the Big City

Relocating to the Big City

Moving from a small town or suburb to a large city can be an intimidating proposition. Here are a few tips to help make your move as painless as possible.Research before you move. It’s important to...

5 Tips for Buying a Home

5 Tips for Buying a Home

Looking to buy a home? Here are five essential tips for making the process as smooth as possible.Get your finances in order.Start by getting a full picture of your credit. Obtain copies of your...