What Is A Swimming Pool Worth When Selling A Home?
I was speaking the other day to local appraiser Greg Lane when he informed me that swimming pools seemed to be adding more value to homes when sold ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on August 7, 2018
5 Tips For Selling Your Home In The Digital Age
If you are planning to sell your home in the coming weeks or months, you could do yourself a great favor by understanding how things have changed....
Posted by Joe Manausa on July 11, 2018
Here's How To Hide Your Identity Online For Free
With internet safety standards being enhanced on most websites, you will find yourself needing to register your identity more often now than you have ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on July 3, 2018
Is It A Good Time To Buy A House In Tallahassee?
Changes in the housing market have created conditions that most people who are thinking about buying and selling a home today have not ever ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on June 13, 2018
Selling A Home? Think Big For Top Dollar
If you are preparing to sell your home, I encourage you to "think big" if you want to squeeze every single dollar from the sale.
Most home sellers ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on April 18, 2018
How To Buy And Flip A House In A Seller's Market
If you want to buy and flip a house in a sellers' market, it's imperative that you have your act together.
The market is so hot right now that you ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on April 9, 2018
Three Signs Your Listing Agent Is Outdated And Costing You Money
If your home is listed for sale (and not yet under contract), it means you have a problem. It does not take months to sell a home in the digital ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on March 21, 2018
How To Capitalize Technology In Your Search For A New Home
Gone are the days of flipping through the newspaper and magazines when searching for a home to buy, but today's prudent buyer should know that simply ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on February 12, 2018
VETERANS WARNING: The VA Appraiser Has Issued TIDEWATER For Your Home
Whether you are buying or selling a home in Tallahassee, you might end up in a situation where the appraiser has issued "TIDEWATER." While this has ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on February 8, 2018
Who Determines The Market Value Of The Home You Want To Buy?
I was recently asked a question about who is primarily responsible for determining the market value of the home you want to buy.
I believe this ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on February 6, 2018
Do Tallahassee Homes Need Fireplaces For Resale Purposes?
Tallahassee is having its coldest winter in recent memory, and we're starting to get some questions about the impact of fireplaces on the long-term ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on January 30, 2018
Do Real Estate Agents Purposely Sabotage The Marketing Reach Of Their Listings?
There are many ways your real estate agent can help and protect you, so prudent agent selection is critical for buyers and sellers alike.
While there ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on January 26, 2018
7 Essential Tips For Social Media Addicts Who Are Selling A Home
No company spends more money or time on social media for the purpose of selling a home in Tallahassee than Joe Manausa Real Estate.
This provides us ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on January 25, 2018
How Long Does It Take A Real Estate Contract To Close?
If you are preparing to move your family in the near future, we have some measured timeframes that you can use in order to have it go as smooth as ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on January 23, 2018
How To Build A Rental Property Portfolio In Tallahassee
We get a lot of questions from investors asking how to buy a rental property or even how to build a portfolio of rental properties, so I thought I ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on January 11, 2018
Selling Your Home? You Better Understand Price Elasticity First!
If you want to sell a home today, you should understand that things have changed.
Not worse and not better, just different. And if you stay ignorant ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on December 7, 2017
Liar, Liar, Pants On Fire: 3 Reasons A Listing Agent Might Mislead You
When you decide to move, your ability to pocket all the cash in your home is tied to one decision.
Choose correctly, and you'll be happy to go on to ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on November 13, 2017
3 Reasons Why You Might Not Want To Sell Your Home During The Holidays
If you’ve been contemplating the idea of selling your home this holiday season, you may want to think again.
Here are 3 reasons why you should ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on November 3, 2017