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 »

 


 

Homie sellers get a free 6-month Home Warranty

You could risk it, but why? Starting October 12th, when you list with Homie, you get six months of seller home warranty protection for free. Even the first $65 service charge is waived.  What is a Seller Home Warranty? A seller’s warranty covers the seller in the event that something like an appliance breaks or… Read more »

 


 

Provider marketplace: Case Study Staging

By the age of 14, Michael Templeman was already smitten with mid-century modern furniture. He loved the sleek elegance. The sensuous biomorphic shapes. Eames, Nelson, Noguchi, and Saarinen were more than furniture makers to him. They were designers—turning post-war materials and technologies into furniture that stacked, flexed, and folded in ways never before possible. 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 »

 


 

Moving Across the Country with Kids? Follow These Steps to Alleviate the Stress

Moving is stressful on everyone, whether they’re children, middle-aged adults, or seniors. But uprooting a family is especially hard on children who heavily depend on familiarity. Leaving behind the neighborhood, friends, activities, and schools is upsetting and traumatic. You can make the process of moving less painful for your children by considering the timing of… Read more »

 


 

What’s PMI and How Can You Avoid Paying It?

Pay Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) or play the wait-and-save game? That’s the dilemma for a lot of would-be homebuyers. And it’s rarely an easy (or fun) choice. Coming up with a 20% down payment can take years. And with home prices increasing 5-10% annually, the home of your dreams is sure to cost quite a… Read more »