How to assess the value of high-quality, luxury homes

If you’re the kind of buyer who appreciates a six-burner Wolff stove and a custom-paneled Sub-Zero refrigerator, you’re looking for more than square footage. You’re looking for a home that really speaks to you, reflects your lifestyle, and rewards you with a rush of pleasure and satisfaction every time you walk through door. But this… Read more »

 


 

Take charge of your home buying journey: Homie’s Buyer Toolkit

At Homie, we use technology to expedite and streamline the home-buying process, saving our buyers a typical $5,000 in the process. To help you get the most out of Homie’s buyer services, we’ve developed the Homie Buyer Toolkit. The toolkit has five ebooks that walk you through financing, touring, making an offer, negotiating a deal,… Read more »

 


 

Neighborhood Guide: Davis County

Big-city amenities, small-town comfort and a quick commute to Salt Lake and Ogden can all be found in Davis County. The state’s third-largest county—home to Layton, Farmington, Bountiful, Kaysville, and Clearfield and smaller communities including Fruit Heights, Sunset, Woods Cross, West Point, Syracuse, South Weber, Clinton, and Centerville—has plenty to offer, whether you’re a thrill… Read more »

 


 

Provider Marketplace: The Other Side Movers

Time to get a move on Getting all of your belongings from point A to point B is probably the biggest bummer about buying a new home. Or you could trust The Other Side Movers do it for you. “Our reviews say it all. Things like You get the best customer service that you’ve ever… Read more »

 


 

Provider Marketplace: Neighbor

Home Sweet Moneymaker Got a basement, shed, lawn or garage with some extra space screaming “RENT ME?” Now there’s a way to turn that extra storage space into a monthly payment with Neighbor’s peer-to-peer marketplace. Neighbor matches up homeowners who have extra space with people who need storage. How does peer-to-peer space rental work? Basically, you decide… Read more »

 


 

Get up to $5,000 back with the Homie Buyer Rebate

Homie is a licensed real estate brokerage, but we do things differently. In fact, we use our broker status to put money back in our buyers’ pockets. When a seller lists their home on the MLS, they agree to pay a certain percentage in buyer agent commissions (BAC). Normally, this commission goes to pay the… Read more »

 


 

5 Top Tips for Calculating Your Offer Price

You’ve found the one you love… the perfect house, that is. Congrats! Now it’s time to figure out how much to offer. Here’s how to get started: Check out active listings in the property’s neighborhood. How do they compare to the one you love and what are their prices? Have they been sitting on the market… Read more »

 


 

Provo/Orem: Neighborhood Guide

Want a community with a little of everything—arts, education, adventure, business, family-friendly and more? It may be time to check out Provo and Orem. As the heart and hub of Utah County, these two cities collectively hold plenty of surprises that are certain to delight would-be residents, even the ones who’ve never considered living in… Read more »

 


 

3 Most Stressful Moments in Home Buying and How to Get Through Them

A few years ago, British real estate firm Estates Direct asked people to rank the most stressful events in their life. At the top of the list: buying a home—more stressful than divorce, planning a wedding, or losing a job. In short, we disagree. Sure, moments in the home-buying process can really get your heart… Read more »