Buying

March 20, 2014

Ways homebuyers can get the edge in a busy Spring housing market

As we approach the busiest time of year in Albuquerque for home sales it is important to consider what things can give you an edge as a home buyer.  Areas like the Northeast Heights, Sandia Heights, Glenwood Hills, Tanoan, Corrales, Placitas and other similar areas can be very competitive ...

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Aug. 20, 2013

5 Things to look for BEFORE making an offer

     Pretty much every Buyer performs a home inspection before purchasing a new home right?  True, but you don't have to wait to find out everything about a home until you have your inspection.  There are at least 5 things you should look at even before you ...

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July 20, 2013

Placitas, New Mexico

     The peace of rural living is easy to come by in New Mexico with acres of open high desert to enjoy. Placitas, conveniently located near Santa Fe and Albuquerque is far enough away to escape city life and close enough to get the city resources you need.   

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July 17, 2013

Albuquerque High Schools

     Quality school districts are a determining factor in the purchase of a home. For home buyers unfamiliar with their chosen city and its schools a helpful resource is New Mexico’s school report cards.     

     The New Mexico Public Education department has released the grades for all New Mexico ...

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July 16, 2013

New Mexico Landscapes

     When buying a home in New Mexico it’s great when you find one with a view. The state’s motto, the land of enchantment, is well earned with its long stretches of high desert mirrored by brilliant blue skies.

     Find a home in Corrales with views toward the Sandia ...

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July 11, 2013

Historic Corrales, New Mexico

     The Village of Corrales preserves the old west beginnings of New Mexico. Horseback riders are a common sight. The corner store, Frontier Mart, even has a horse hitch and water trough. Agriculture and livestock are encouraged with large lots of land, and restored historic homes keep the past ...

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July 6, 2013

Moving Tips

     You're looking forward to moving but the dread of moving day looms every closer. Packing up rooms full of clothes and important items is a time consuming task that requires forethought and organization. By following a few little tips you can make your moving day more productive and ...

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June 21, 2013

Rio Rancho - A Great Place to Live

     Rio Rancho home buyers that are book worms at heart will want to live near the Rio Rancho library. Superior to other Albuquerque libraries for its style, space and views it’s a pleasant retreat for any age reader. While looking at homes in the area stop by the library ...

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June 20, 2013

Home Buying Red Flags

     To make a wise home purchase be aware of potential problem areas. Some problems you may see on your own, but it’s best to have a few sets of eyes. Hire a professional home inspector to determine whether or not the home is safe. Your REALTOR can suggest good ...

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June 17, 2013

When A Tree Falls In Your Yard

A tree falls into your yard or your tree falls into your neighbor’s yard. Who is responsible? When buying a home with trees or adjacent to a property with trees it’s helpful to be aware of potential problems and what to do about them. Considering most people own trees it’s ...

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