Beyond Real Estate's Blog

Posted on 02/20/2022
The 4 Key Rules Every Contingency Contract Must Follow
When making an offer on a home, a buyer may add contingencies to their contract. There are many types of contingencies that apply to myriad situations and can protect the buyer from unexpected issues in the transaction. Sellers can also add their own contingencies either on their own or in counteroffers to protect their interests in the sale....
+ 10 more
Read More
Posted on 02/13/2022
DIYs with wood: Transform scrap wood into unique decor
If you have leftover materials from previous DIY projects, you have a great opportunity to do some unique DIYs with wood. Scrap wood is a valuable resource when it comes to creating your own decor. Here are some ideas for fun and simple DIYs with wood: Rustic wood picture frames Transform scrap wooden planks into a rustic and...
+ 3 more
Read More
Posted on 02/06/2022
What is a supplemental tax bill?
If your property has increased or decreased in assessed value since your last tax payment, you might receive a supplemental tax bill. These are separate tax bills you need to pay in addition to your regular annual bill. If you're interested in learning more about how supplemental tax bills work, here is a short guide to the basics:...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 01/30/2022
Closing Costs for Home Sellers Explained
Photo by Burst from Pexels In real estate, closing cost refers to the total amount of money due at time of purchase. This cost is usually equal to a small percentage of the total purchase price but can vary based on state, county and other factors. Sellers handle a portion of the closing costs which can sometimes be...
+ 5 more
Read More
Posted on 01/23/2022
Interior design inspiration: Bedroom style trends
Inspiration for interior design can come from many places. If you're trying to find some new ideas, one easy way is by learning about the latest trends in interior design. There are plenty of up-and-coming trends to inspire you if it's time for an upgrade to your bedroom décor. Here are some of the major bedroom design trends...
+ 6 more
Read More
Posted on 01/16/2022
How to Keep Your Pets in Mind When Buying a New Home
Photo by Meru Bi from Pexels While looking to buy a home, you must consider the needs of everyone in the household, pets included. Otherwise, the space could fail to work for your family, leaving everyone less than comfortable in their new digs. Thankfully, with a little forethought as you browse, you can zero in on a place...
+ 6 more
Read More
Posted on 01/09/2022
Understanding Home Prices: Key Factors to Consider
Housing prices are constantly changing, which can make both buying and selling a home more complicated. While it’s difficult to predict future changes, it’s important to understand the key factors that affect the housing market and home prices. Here are the five major things that affect housing prices: Economic Change The overall health of the economy is a...
+ 7 more
Read More
Posted on 01/02/2022
Can Building A Late-Summer Garden Keep Getting Fresh Veggies Coming?
There’s a common misconception that vegetable gardening follows a cycle of planting during spring and harvesting before autumn frosts descend. While a wide range of vegetables, herbs and other edibles require following this pattern, exceptions persist. It may come as something of a surprise, but late-summer and even early fall gardens can yield a harvest before winter arrives....
+ 12 more
Read More
Posted on 12/26/2021
Landslide Damage on Your Property: What to Look For
Landslides can occur almost anywhere, but it can be difficult to know exactly where they have happened in the past. By recognizing the signs of landslide activity on yours or a neighbor's property, you can learn more about the risks and avoid potential issues. Here are some of the ways you can recognize whether your property has been...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 12/19/2021
Warm Their Hearts & Their Home With These Handmade Gift Ideas
Photo by Kelly Lacy from Pexels When someone you love moves into a new home, you often want to celebrate this milestone and help them feel more comfortable in their new surroundings. It is common to purchase a housewarming gift for a friend or relative after they move but the next time you are in need of this...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 12/12/2021
Trend Alert: Here's What's Popular In Exterior Design
Whether you’re remodeling or building a brand new home, staying up to date on the latest trends can be an enormous source of inspiration. While not every trend will be perfect for you, knowing what’s popular can help you find the best possible options for your own home. Here are the biggest trends in exterior design to know...
+ 13 more
Read More
Posted on 12/05/2021
Tornado Preparedness Tips
With wind speeds of over 300 miles per hour, a tornado can be devastating. Luckily, meteorologists can predict them accurately enough to give you time to get to safety. Before a tornado comes, however, it's important to be prepared. Here are some tips for being tornado-ready: Know Where to Go Under ground is the safest place to go...
+ 3 more
Read More
Showing Results
13 - 24 of406