Escalation Clauses – Do’s and Don’ts

Escalation Clauses – Do’s and Don’ts

Buying a house can be stressful in today’s market of scarce inventory and competing buyers. Before using an escalation clause, it is important a buyer understands the risks and ensures certain ...
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Broker Spotlight: Anita Dawkins-Weatherington

Broker Spotlight: Anita Dawkins-Weatherington

Anita Dawkins-Weatherington’s exuberant voice is captivating from her first “hello” and reflects her enthusiasm for life and real estate. Within moments you have no doubt that Dawkins-Weatherington is on fire, takes ...
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Homeowners See Nearly 20% Equity Jump in a Year

Homeowners See Nearly 20% Equity Jump in a Year

Existing homeowners may be feeling richer since they've received a notable boost to their home equity over the last year. Homeowners with a mortgage have seen their equity climb nearly 20% ...
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5 Things To Look Out for When Buying an Older Home, According to a Home Inspector

5 Things To Look Out for When Buying an Older Home, According to a Home Inspector

Buying an old house that was built in the 1950s doesn't just mean you have to sacrifice modern conveniences like an extra bathroom; older houses may also need expensive repairs or ...
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May 2021 Membership Report

May 2021 Membership Report

Strong growth continued across the board for Association membership, including a steady increase this month due to growth at twenty out of twenty-four boards. Click to see the full membership report. ...
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May ARPAC Major Investors

May ARPAC Major Investors

Thank you to the following members who became 2021 ARPAC Major Investors in the month of May! Major Investors are those members who invest $1,000 or more a year in the Alabama ...
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Why You May Want To Cash In on Your Second Home

Why You May Want To Cash In on Your Second Home

Those who bought second homes to improve their lifestyle during the height of the pandemic, or those who just wanted to be in a safer environment, also made a great investment. What ...
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Hot Housing Market Leaves People Afraid to Trade Up

Hot Housing Market Leaves People Afraid to Trade Up

The housing market is so hot that some homeowners have become afraid to sell. Many are unwilling to compete in this frenzied housing market, where they could be subjected to the fierce and ...
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2021 Upcoming Education Offerings Report

2021 Upcoming Education Offerings Report

The following list contains exciting professional development and CE opportunities around the state. Click for more details and registration options.
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Your First Home Can Be a Sweet Deal in Alabama

Your First Home Can Be a Sweet Deal in Alabama

Making the financial commitment to buy a first home may seem daunting – especially to younger homebuyers learning how much they will need for a down payment on their dream home.  ...
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