Real Estate

What are some common real estate contingencies?

Buying a home is a major investment, so you want to rest assured the property you choose meets your expectations. One way to do so is through real estate contingencies, which are clauses that offer protection for certain conditions and circumstances. Contingencies...

How does Indiana law affect selling a home “as is?”

Indiana’s Residential Real Estate Disclosure Law requires property owners to complete a disclosure form. As noted on the IN.gov website, a disclosure form provides information about a home’s condition. Buyers considering making a purchase offer on a home listed “as...

How can you get your house ready for a show?

When selling your house, you can feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of details you need to keep an eye on. Even with the aid of a professional real estate agent at your side, you will have a lot to keep track of. The smallest of improvements may potentially increase...

How can you avoid adverse possession of your land?

As a farmer, you own a lot of lands, much of which you probably do not access on a daily, weekly or even monthly basis. You may also own parts of wooded land, which is more difficult for you to keep an eye on. It is property likes yours that squatters target. If you...

Picking a good time to list your home

Picking a good time to list your home in Indiana can make a considerable difference in your ability to sell. Strategizing the best time to sell may take some of the uncertainty out of selling and help you prepare for your move. Depending on your urgency to move, you...

How to have a smooth real estate closing

With closing day approaching, you are probably excited to be a new homeowner. Although closing day may seem like just an event in which you sign a lot of documents (which you will do), there are some other components about closing day that can delay, or even derail,...

What should I keep in mind when buying farmland?

Buying farmland to expand your farm or start up an operation is not an easy process. It is quite different than how you would buy other types of property and requires some attention to details you may not otherwise consider. Meredith Agrimedia explains you can find...

What are some tricks to increase my curb appeal?

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but curb appeal is a little more quantifiable. Most of the time, a buyer can glance at the front of a house and decide whether or not it feels like a potential home. It is a worthwhile investment in time to improve the curb appeal...