Bob and Lorene's Blog

Multiple Offer Madness: Tips on Buying a house in today's hot market

  • Posted on: 7 March 2018
  • By: bobandlorene

The last few weeks, the real estate market has been.....well...slightly insane. I speak from the heart because 1/2 of our business is with buyers, and the other half is with sellers and it's just a dog fight to get a great house right now!  One particular set of buyers were relocating from out of town and we ended up writing on 3 different houses before we actually GOT house. While every situation is different, here are a few tips that might help sellers pick YOUR offer above the others: 1) this is a business transaction.

Buying a home in Dublin, Ohio before the start of school

  • Posted on: 25 July 2015
  • By: bobandlorene

 Trying to buy or sell a home in Dublin, Ohio before the start of the school year?  It's crunch time.  This weekend, many homes will sell in Dublin, Ohio. I'm out with several buyers the next two days who are trying to grab a great house.  Dublin Schools begin their new 2015-2016 school year the week of August 24th.  And that means this weekend, you have to tag a property in order to be able to make the timing work perfectly.  The biggest challenge in being able to buy a house in Dublin, Ohio is getting the financing in order in 30 days.

Buying a home in Dublin, Ohio No housing bubble in sight

  • Posted on: 23 July 2015
  • By: bobandlorene

If you're thinking about buying a home in Dublin Ohio, the talk of a housing bubble will no doubt be part of the conversation between you and your agent. Buyers are, rightly so, concerned they're jumping in at the peak of the market and are going to be left holding the bag when the housing boom settles. I can tell you from having lived through and sold homes in the bubble a decade ago, that there are key factors in this market that point to a much more stable market today. No one can predict the future.