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Does the Home Buying Season take a Break During the Holidays?

Original source RealtorMag.com Home owners may be doubtful that the months of November and December will bring about a home sale. After all, aren’t potential buyers sidetracked with the holidays and likelier to postpone their house hunt due to bad weather and shorter days? But sometimes the “off-peak” time to sell can actually be the […]

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What Should I Do Before Making An Offer?

So you found the perfect house. It’s closer to the center of town than you thought you would get. Great schools; green lawn … and that backyard! You don’t want to lose it, you know that it’s perfect for you and your family and you want to move in now! First thing to do? Take […]

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Weichert Realtors Premier to participate in the 2014 Outdoor Wedding Expo this weekend

Chris Pardee, Broker-Owner and Marcy Benson, Realtor-Owner of Weichert Realtors-Premier will be participating in the 2014 Clear Channel Outdoor Wedding Expo. The Wedding Expo will be held at the new Bush House (across from Target) in Muncy on Sunday, June 29th from Noon -4p. There are over 25 vendors signed up already and we are […]

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Weichert, Realtors® – Premier Agents Help Brides Plan Homebuying At Clear Channel Wedding Expo

WEICHERT, REALTORS® – Premier Broker/Owner Chris Pardee and Realtor/Owner Marcy Benson counseled multiples brides on homebuying at the Clear Channel Wedding Expo 2014 on January 19 at the Community Arts Center and the Genetti Hotel. During the largest of this annual show, the professionals from the Williamsport agency shared expertise on the process of buying […]

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You’ve Opened Escrow, Now What?

Congratulations, you are on your way to owning your very own home!  Follow these suggestions (and your realtor’s advice) so that escrow and settlement with go as smooth as possible. You will be asked for a down payment on the home you are purchasing.  You can choose to put down as much or as little […]

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Getting the Best Rates for Your Mortgage

Naturally, you want to get the best deal for the least amount of money. This holds true for mortgage rates as well. A lower interest rate means a lower monthly mortgage payment, which can save you money in the long run. Also, it is easier to qualify for a lower payment than a higher one. […]

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Types of Mortgages

Fortunately for buyers, there are a variety of mortgages to choose from. It is in your best interest to investigate each of them to determine which is the best for your situation. You probably won’t qualify for all of them. In fact, you may only qualify for one. But if you do qualify for more […]

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How to Negotiate with Sellers

Buying a home is one of the most important purchases most people will make. In order to make the right decision the first time, potential buyers need to be prepared. Consider the following before starting negotiations: Be prepared Research the housing market in the target area. Once you have information about the general area, focus […]

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Advice for First-Time Buyers

Pre-Qualification: Meet with a mortgage broker and find out how much you can afford to pay for a home. Pre-Approval: While knowing how much you can afford is the first step, sellers will be much more receptive to potential buyers who have been pre-approved. You’ll also avoid being disappointed when going after homes that are […]

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