comprehensive guide to real estate home surveys

Real Estate 101: Comprehensive Guide to Home Surveys

Home surveys are an integral part of a real estate transaction. They provide critical information to ensure clarity for all people involved including sellers, buyers, real estate agents, and other parties of interest. Bay National Title Company is dedicated to providing guidance and quality, up-to-date...

SOLD! — The Best Time to Sell a House

Ready to say, “SOLD!”? In the real estate business, timing is critical. Do you know the best time to sell a house? From homeowners to real estate agents, having the right information can make a real difference in whether a home languishes on the market...

2019 housing market trends

7 Housing Market Trends to Expect in 2019

Planning is key to future business success. As we look forward to the New Year, real estate professionals need to be prepared —studying and anticipating housing market trends in 2019. With the proper information, agents, lenders, and other industry professionals can make strategic plans to...

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Boo! 5 Haunted House Selling Tips to Die For

Tricky witches and spooky ghosties abound this time of year. Need some tips for selling a haunted house? We’ve got you covered. Don’t let your fears (and your homebuyers’ fears) of black cats and malevolent spirits put a damper on your bottom line. With these...

common home selling mistakes new agents face

7 Common Home Selling Mistakes New Agents Face

The real estate business can have its challenges, particularly if you are new to the industry. Mistakes sellers make when selling a home should be addressed as soon as possible to be successful (and to be the best agent you can be for homebuyers). But...

what is due diligence in real estate

What is Real Estate Due Diligence?

Buying a home is part of the “American Dream.” But the fulfillment of that dream brings a tremendous amount of responsibility. Prior to signing that last dotted line, it is important to perform due diligence to get all the information needed, mitigate risk, and streamline...

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5 Tips to Closing Ahead of Schedule

Once the contract is signed, knowing how to close a real estate deal efficiently will help you complete it ahead of schedule. Often, there are many parties involved in the process, and coming into the “home stretch” with the right plan will save you lots...