“Coming Soon” to a Market Near You

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Have you been wondering why you are seeing more and more “Coming Soon” signs, and what it’s all about? Recently, the Alaska MLS changed its rules to allow properties to be advertised as “Coming Soon” before they are in “Active” status. The new “Coming Soon” category allows a property that is within 15 days or less from being ready to …

Should I Rent or Buy a Home?

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Choosing whether to rent or own a home is not an easy decision. It requires you to carefully examine the factors and costs associated with each option. Which is better? That depends. Your unique economic situation, lifestyle and goals play the largest part in deciding what is better for you. It’s important to go into your calculations with open eyes. …

Things You Shouldn’t Do When Buying a Home

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The last thing in the world you would ever want is to spend a bunch of time searching for a home, finding that perfect place and then not being approved for your mortgage. There are also many common mistakes homebuyers make that could make the process much more painful than it has to be. We’re writing this article because we …