5 Tips for Buying a New Construction Home
In most ways, buying a new home is similar to buying an existing home. The potential buyer will secure financing, tour homes, and decide on one based ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on October 21, 2020
6 Tips for Understanding Conventional Mortgages
A conventional mortgage is a home loan that isn't backed by the government. If that's all a borrower knows about the loan, they might consider a ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on October 8, 2020
How to Boost Your Home's Curb Appeal
If the outside of your house doesn't say "welcome", what's inside may not get even a quick glance from a prospective buyer. One of the best ways to ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on August 20, 2020
Need to Make a Down Payment on a Home Purchase? What You Need to Know
For many potential home buyers, the down payment is the biggest obstacle standing in the way of buying a home. Without money for a down payment, many ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on August 6, 2020
Ready to Upgrade Your Home? These Projects Will Give You the Best ROI
Those considering a few home upgrades will likely want to choose projects that will add to the appeal of the dwelling as well as boost the home's ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on July 22, 2020
5 Questions To Ask A Realtor When Buying a Home
Whether you're buying your first home or you're searching for your dream home, the home-buying process can be both exciting and frustrating. ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on July 17, 2020
5 Things to Know About the FHA Loan
A Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loan is a normal topic of conversation during the home buying process, but the specifics aren't always ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on July 8, 2020
Step-by-Step Guide to Buying a Home
The home buying process can look quite overwhelming at first glance, but it does not need to be that way. With an understanding of the proper steps, ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on June 17, 2020
Should You Get a Home Inspection? What to Know When Buying a Home
Getting a home inspection can help you make an informed decision when you're buying a home. Knowing what's wrong with a property can help you decide ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on June 3, 2020
Do You Know the Difference between Deed and Title?
Here’s a little tidbit of information that just might help you somewhere along the line through your adventures in ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on February 25, 2020
Before You Invest in a Short-Term Rental ...
Cedar City regulates short-term rental industry
Yes! Your last munchkin is off to college leaving your entire walk-out basement ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on December 8, 2019
Loan or Home, Which Comes First?
by Sam Dodd
You found the perfect new home home in Cedar City for your family! That's great. It's in the right neighborhood for you, it has ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on September 14, 2019
Financing your First Home
Financing Options for First-time Homebuyers
There are many programs and grants for first-time homebuyers that offer financial help, and you may be ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on September 4, 2019
Buying your first home
Want to buy your first home and don't know where to start?
Here's some tips to help!
Buying a new Cedar City single-family home in can be exciting ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on August 31, 2019
To Rent or Own? That is the Question
If you’ve been bitten by the home ownership bug, congratulations! Owning a piece of Cedar City real estate is a worthy ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on August 22, 2019
Iron County Market Update
If you have any questions about the real estate market in Cedar City or if there is anything I can do for you please let me know. We ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on August 8, 2019
Will Increasing Mortgage Rates Impact Home Prices?
There has been some discussion recently on home prices in relation to mortgage rates. Some believe if there is a rapid rise of mortgage rates, home ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on May 31, 2019
Common Things to Look Out for Before Buying Your Dream Home
It is easy to become overwhelmed when you enter the Cedar City home buying market. Friends, family, colleagues, and even acquaintances will give you ...
Posted by Sam Dodd on May 31, 2019