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Staying Safe When Selling Your Home

Staying Safe When Selling Your Home

As a seller, you spend quite a bit of time preparing your home for the market. From decluttering and depersonalizing to making repairs and upgrades, you have plenty to do. But don’t forget to stay vigilant once you begin showing…

VA Loans Explained

VA Loans Explained

Homebuyers have many choices when it comes to home loans. It can be tough to determine which one is right for you. But if you’re a veteran, then a VA loan may be just the ticket. Although the process of…

Attracting Millennial Home Buyers

Attracting Millennial Home Buyers

Would you be surprised to learn that 42 percent of new home loans are for millennial buyers? While most people think that young adults aren’t active in the real estate market, they are purchasing homes and they make up a…

Buying a Kid-Friendly Home

Buying a Kid-Friendly Home

If you’re a homebuyer with kids, then you know there are certain basic requirements the home needs to provide. You want it to be safe, have a place to play, and be located in a good school district. But are…

Z Real Estate Named Top Real Estate Professionals in New Mexico

Z Real Estate Named Top Real Estate Professionals in New Mexico

  We are just so proud and grateful to announce that out of the 1.3 million realtors in the United States, we ranked number three in New Mexico by REAL Trends + Tom Ferry America’s Best Real Estate Professionals, a…

Overcome Home-Buying Anxiety

Overcome Home-Buying Anxiety

Buying a home can be stressful. But it can be even more stressful if you’re a first-time homebuyer who is unfamiliar with the process. Buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions you will make, so you want…

August 2019 | Las Cruces Real Estate Market Report

August 2019 | Las Cruces Real Estate Market Report

  Expanding on what we started last month, let’s talk about active homes on the market. Right now, there are 602 active homes which is 20 less than last month. Out of those 602, 232 of them are under $200,000.…

Avoid These Homebuyer Turnoffs

Avoid These Homebuyer Turnoffs

When you’re preparing to put your home on the market, you want to make it as attractive as possible to potential buyers. But what you do – or don’t do – can either get buyers excited or turn them off.…

How To Sell Your Stuff Before You Move

How To Sell Your Stuff Before You Move

When you’re selling your home and moving it’s time to declutter. Removing clutter makes it easier to stage your home so it’s more appealing to potential buyers. And getting rid of that clutter before you settle into your new place…

Earnest Money FAQs

Earnest Money FAQs

When you’re buying a home, you may come across terms that are unfamiliar. One of those terms may be “earnest money.” Exactly what is earnest money, and how does it help you buy a home? In order to save you…

End of Summer House Hunting Tips

End of Summer House Hunting Tips

We’re nearing the end of the summer season. This means that many homebuyers have already put in an offer on a house and finished the closing process. But if you’re still house hunting, does that mean you’re out of luck?…

Why Should You Hire a Home Inspector? | Home Inspector Series with Miles Dyson

Why Should You Hire a Home Inspector? | Home Inspector Series wit

Why hire a home inspector? Do I really need a home inspection? Find out here from local Las Cruces expert and Home Inspector Miles Dyson of Inspection Connection NM . Hiring a home inspector is an important step in buying…

Selling Your Split-Level Home

Selling Your Split-Level Home

Are you getting ready to put your split-level home on the market? While once a mainstay of builders for several decades, they are a less common design for newer homes. Because of this, you may be concerned about how attractive…

Debt-to-Income Ratio Explained

Debt-to-Income Ratio Explained

We’re back again with Eddie DeArmond of Citizens Bank of Las Cruces to learn about what a debt-to-income ratio is and how it can affect your financing for your home loan. Getting a mortgage can be seem overwhelming. We created…

When You Can’t Agree on a House

When You Can’t Agree on a House

Buying a home can be a stressful process. But if you and your spouse can’t agree on which house to buy, your stress levels can go through the roof. In a competitive market, you need to act quickly when you…

Removing Old Wallpaper

Removing Old Wallpaper

Is that outdated wallpaper getting you down? Whether you’ve just bought a new home or you’re getting ready to sell, removing old wallpaper can seriously refresh an otherwise dated room. While removing old wallpaper can be a time-consuming job, it…

How to Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster

How to Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster

Are you one of the millions of Americans who financed the purchase of your home? Taking out a mortgage is a great way to become a homeowner. But if you’re able to pay off that debt quickly, you can free…

July 2019 | Las Cruces Real Estate Market Report

July 2019 | Las Cruces Real Estate Market Report

So we are going to start this one a little bit differently. We are going to talk about active homes on the market. Right now, there are 622 active homes. Of those 622 active homes, only 67 of them have…