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The 2019 Las Cruces Homebuilders Association Showcase of Homes

The 2019 Las Cruces Homebuilders Association Showcase of Homes

 The Las Cruces Home Builders Association 2019 Showcase of Homes is just around the corner, starting April 27th-28th and May 3rd-5th. With 29 homes all over Las Cruces and Mesilla, you won’t want to miss this. Be sure to…

First Meeting with a Lender | Lender Series with Eddie DeArmond

First Meeting with a Lender | Lender Series with Eddie DeArmond

In this part of our Lender Series with Eddie DeArmond of Citizens Bank, we talk about what things a lender is looking for in you and your financials when meeting for the first time.

March 2019 | Real Estate Market Report

March 2019 | Real Estate Market Report

This month, sales actually decreased from 192 homes a year ago to 176 homes, this year. That’s 16 less homes sold this month over this time last year. However, there was a nice increase from February of this year when…

The Dangers of Overpricing Your Home

The Dangers of Overpricing Your Home

The most common issue that most home sellers confront is determining exactly how much their home is worth. If you’re selling your home, then you know that many factors contribute to the pricing. While it can be tempting to price…

What is a Mortgage Pre-Approval?

What is a Mortgage Pre-Approval?

If you’re ready to buy a house, then you’re no doubt aware that you’ll need a mortgage to finance the purchase. But are you aware that you should get pre-approved for a mortgage before you make an offer on a…

Selling Your Home in a Competitive Market

Selling Your Home in a Competitive Market

Are you thinking about listing your home for sale this spring or summer? While this can be an ideal time of the year to sell your home, it can also be competitive. There may be many other homeowners in your…

What All First-Time Homebuyers Should Know

What All First-Time Homebuyers Should Know

We’re heading into one of the busiest seasons in real estate. If you’re gearing up to buy your first home, you may have some competition out there. Spring and summer tend to dominate the housing market and see the most…

When Your Neighbor Sells Their Home

When Your Neighbor Sells Their Home

Did you see a “for sale” sign go up in your neighbor’s yard? Watching a good neighbor move away can certainly make you feel a little sad. But it can also provide you with valuable information about your home and…

Buying an Airbnb Home

Buying an Airbnb Home

Are you thinking about buying a home to rent out on Airbnb or other rental sites? These types of real estate investments can generate extra income for many years. But if this is your first time buying a property to…

How to Clean Stainless Steel

How to Clean Stainless Steel

Did you just buy a home that has stainless steel appliances? Or maybe you’re getting ready to sell your home and you want those stainless steel appliances to sparkle during your open house. Whatever your reasons, there are several methods…

Spruce Up Your Home for Spring

Spruce Up Your Home for Spring

Spring is finally here! If you’re ready to shed those winter blues, start by giving your home a spring refresher. By doing a little spring cleaning, updating your décor, and getting your outdoor space in order, you’ll be ready to…

Daylight Saving To-Do List

Daylight Saving To-Do List

Daylight Saving Time happens on March 10 this year. While this important annual milestone signals to the winter-weary that spring is just around the corner, it’s also a signal to take care of important chores around the house. Here’s what…

Is Your New Home Making You Sick?

Is Your New Home Making You Sick?

Do you wake up feeling congested or fatigued? Are you having trouble sleeping? Do you get frequent headaches or struggle to concentrate? While these can be common symptoms for a variety of illnesses, they could also be caused by your…

How to Stage a Bonus Room

How to Stage a Bonus Room

If you’re selling your home, then you know how important it is to stage it. Staging your home makes it more appealing to potential buyers, as it’s easier for them to imagine themselves in the home. But what if you…

Buying a Home with a Well

Buying a Home with a Well

Did you know that more than 13 million homes in America rely on well water? If you’re house hunting in a rural area, you may have come across some homes that source their water from a private well. It’s important…

February 2019 | Real Estate Market Report

February 2019 | Real Estate Market Report

I just can’t believe that it’s already March. The Aggies have their last mens home basketball game this weekend and the WAC tournament starts next week. The weather is finally starting to warm up and the time changes on Sunday.…