Monthly Archives: January 2017

    • Proof of Purchase

      People who experience a property loss are usually asked by their insurance company for proof of purchase which can come in the form of a receipt or current inventory of…

      Written by Mike Parker
    • Friday HOME MATTERS

      The Mike Parker Team’s weekly round-up of real estate-related news & advice and homeowner tips from around the web… Sales in the Snow: 5 Home Staging Tips for Wintertime While…

      Written by Mike Parker
    • Boomers Are Staying in Place

      There seems to have been an accepted progression for homeowners going from starter home, to gradually moving into one’s dream home, then, downsizing after becoming an empty nester and finally,…

      Written by Mike Parker
    • Attracting Buyers

      There is a common body of knowledge among real estate professionals that indicates that the longer a home is on the market, the lower the price will be. Many sellers…

      Written by Jill Kuchle
    • Facts or Myths

      “It’s impossible to get low down payment loans.” – FACT! FHA down payments are 3.5% and VA is 0%. In some areas, there may be some 0% down payment USDA loans available.…

      Written by Jill Kuchle