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Looking for a home in a seller’s market is tough. Unless you can out-negotiate competition. Havin...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | August 24, 2018
When a buyer puts in a contingent offer, they are saying to the seller, “I want to buy this house...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | October 17, 2018
Thinking about buying a house? Learn everything you need to know about the home purchasing process and find out if you’re making the right move (pun intended).
While they work in certain situations, are balloon payments really as good as they sound?
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Oct 31, 2018
Buying a home is a big deal! You want to make sure you have the best buyer’s agent. Here’s how to...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Nov 9, 2018
You’ve decided to buy a new home, but when is the best time to make a move? Learn how to analyze seasonal trends and regional shifts in demand so you can time the market and give yourself the upper hand.
Ask a real estate agent, and they will tell you the best time to buy a house is right now. The tr...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Jun 10, 2018
Home prices are continuing to climb in 2018. In fact, in a year-over-year comparison to the start...
By: Ben Mizes | Apr 9, 2018
You’re ready to make a move, but do you know where to buy? Learn what to look for in specific regions, cities, and neighborhoods to ensure you’re making a smart short- and long-term investment.
Making the move to a different state? We've compiled a complete how-to from that covers everythin...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Jul 19, 2018
Buying a home out of state can be tricky, but don't worry. We've got a guide of the right questio...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Dec 11, 2018
You’ve fallen in love with a new home and you need to apply for a loan — what now? Here’s everything you need to know about mortgages, including what you need to apply for one, how the process works, and who to connect with to get the ball rolling.
You're rushing around trying to buy a home. While the entire process could take months- even year...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Jul 27, 2018
There's a pass that helps you sweeten your purchase offer: a mortgage pre-approval. Here's how lo...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Nov 21, 2018
Buying a new house is complicated. Working with an experienced agent is the best way to ensure the process goes smoothly. Learn how to choose the right buyer’s agent, given your specific situation and goals.
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Aug 24, 2018
With so many choices to make, shopping for a home can be an overwhelming experience. Learn everything you need to know to become an expert house hunter, from identifying red flags to evaluating neighborhoods to choosing a great buyer’s agent.
At Clever, we’ve seen more than our share of real estate transactions to know what to look for wh...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Jun 27, 2018
Buying a house is a complicated, and often emotional process. It's important to know what you're ...
By: Ben Mizes | May 31, 2018
Once you’ve found your dream home, you’ll need to act fast if you don’t want it to slip through your fingers. Learn the right way to go about making an offer that the seller will love and accept.
How low can you go on an offer for home? Work with a Clever Partner Agent so they can guide you t...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Jul 12, 2018
A letter to the seller can be a great way to add value to your offer. Appropriately done, a well-...
By: Ben Mizes | Apr 17, 2018
Before you close on your new home, you’ll have to go through inspections and negotiate with the seller — here’s everything you need to know to ensure you walk away with the best deal possible.
Finally, a home inspection checklist that doesn’t let anything slip through the cracks.
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Nov 6, 2018
A counteroffer sounds like bad news. But it doesn't have to be. Learn how to deal with counteroff...
By: Reuven Shechter | Jul 7, 2018
You’re almost there! Just one last step before your dream house officially becomes your property. Learn everything you need to know about closing, including how the process works, common problems that can arise, and what you should do to prepare.
Closing on a house for sellers is often exciting. This closing on a house checklist for sellers w...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Sep 28, 2018
Here, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know about the real estate closing process fr...
By: Andrew Schmeerbauch | Jul 13, 2018
You’ve just closed on your dream home — congratulations! Now the fun begins. Here’s what you need to know to ensure the moving process goes smoothly and costs remain under control.
Having to move out of your house quickly is not all that uncommon. Whatever the situation may be,...
By: Luke Babich | Apr 4, 2018
Changing your address in a timely manner is extremely important. Follow this checklist to ensure ...
By: Jake Cardenas | Mar 19, 2018
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