Real Estate Alabama: The 10 Most-Read Articles of 2017
January 1, 2018
In September, Alabama REALTORS® launched Real Estate Alabama, a weekly digest of all things real estate in sweet home Alabama. Whether it's association news, industry updates, consumer content, legal education, or public policy information, Alabama REALTORS® has you covered! Here are the 10 most-read articles of 2017.
Baby Boomers & Millennials Competing to Buy the Same Homes
Boomers, it seems, want to downsize at the same time their children and grandchildren are trying to buy their first homes. “There are similar search criteria between the baby boomer and the millennial and a similar property type desired by both demographics.”
A Note From The Legal Helpdesk: Caveat Emptor for the Buyer's Agent
Caveat Emptor is a must-know phrase in real estate. The Legal Helpdesk has a two-part series on the rule. This week we are looking at the rule from the perspective of the buyer’s agent and next week from the perspective of the seller’s agent.
A Note From The Legal Helpdesk: Caveat Emptor for the Seller's Agent
As we discussed last week, caveat emptor limits a seller or seller’s agent’s duty to disclose issues with used real estate. This week we delve a little deeper into the seller or seller’s agent’s responsibility to disclose.
U. S. Senator Richard Shelby confirmed Thursday that Montgomery, Alabama has landed the F-35A fighter jet program. This program will tremendously impact the Alabama economy, bringing both jobs and revenue to the state.
Top Things Millennials Consider When Buying Their First Home
Here are four things that millennials consider when it comes time to purchase their first home and some of them may surprise you!
Gift Box Ideas for New Homeowners: Hygge, Homesteader, Mid-Century Mod, & More
If you're looking for a creative gift for someone who recently bought their first home (or moved into their first rental), here's an idea: Sign them up for a subscription box that sums up what kind of homeowner they are to a T!