Angela Gentry's Blog Posts

What to look for in Your First Home

A first home is commonly referred to as a "starter home"-a property to get you started in real estate. You will definitely want to make sure that your starter home is a good investment, so here's

Read More

Skyrocketing Home price appreciation

2021 has seen home appreciation skyrocket. Here are the latest percentages showing year over year increase in home prices.The House Price Index (HPI) from the Federal Housing Finance Agency

Read More

Organize your move BEFORE you sell

Moving is a daunting task but you can make it easier with these tips! So grab a binder and get ready to get organized.1. Checklists: Start making your to-do-list and catergorize your list into,

Read More

Home Remodeling Projects with Top Dollar Returns

Have you been thinking of selling and need to get your home ready for the housing market or are you ready to do some remodeling but want to make sure that you get a good ROI? If you answered yes to

Read More

Easy Home fixes to Prompt a Quick Sale

When getting ready to sell your home, the 2 biggest hurdles to the sale are property photos (I provide professional photos), which prompts buyers to want to view the home, and the showing, which

Read More

Home Values Keep Rising

We are not in Fall and the market is not showing any signs of slowing down. Supply and demand gives us the best picture of what is to come.Inventory is tight and due to the undersupply of homes,

Read More

Tips to Quickly Make Your Home Show- Ready

Everyone dreams of living in a model home however we know that life does not often look that way. If you have your home listed for sale then you know how important but hard it is to keep your show

Read More

August 2020 The current perks for Buyers and Sellers

2020 has certainly been an unusual year with lots of changes! Today's housing market is making an impressive turnaround and pent up demand has caused a flurry of activity. There are opportunities

Read More

July 2020 Market update

A Historic rebound for the housing market. Althought existing home sales feel nearly 10% in May - marking a 3 month decline as a result of the coronovirus outbreak. "Sales completed in May reflect

Read More

PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS WHEN YOU LIST WITH ME.

It is crucial when listing your home that your home stands out from the competition. First impressions are important. I often see some agents of FSBO's (for sale by owners) who snap photos with

Read More

WILL COVID AFFECT HOME VALUE

 A big question is how will COVID-19 affect the home values. The price of any item is determined by supply and demand and the measurement used to decipher that ratio in residential real estate

Read More

COVID-19 UPDATE

During this time of change and uncertainty I do want you to know that I am here for you. If you need to make a move by either selling and/or buying at this time there are things we can do to help

Read More

How Appraisers Determine Value

Once a buyer and seller agree on a sales price, the contract is then sent to the lender for the loan approval process. One of the first things the lender will do is to order an independent.

Read More

Get Your Home Ready to Sell

Are you thinking of selling your home this year? Maybe you are ready to downsize, move to a new neighborhood or take advantage of the current sellers market. In any case, there are some things that

Read More

First Time Home Buyer Checklist

If you are considering buying your first home in 2020, here is a handy checklist for you to go over and see if you are ready!You have 2 years of tax returns showing steady employment.You are not

Read More