Step 5: Home Tours

It’s time to hit the road and start looking at properties. You have narrowed down the list and now it’s time to head out and see the homes in person.  The showings are set and it’s time to go.  Here are a few things you will need to know before we hit the road. Most … Continued

Step 2: Choose a Lender

Step 2: Choose a Lender Now that you’ve chosen your Realtor, it is time to choose an awesome lender. If you haven’t already done so, you need to select a lender and get pre-approved as soon as possible.  This will most likely be the biggest purchase of your life and you want to make sure … Continued

Step 7: Seller Accepts Your Offer

Congratulations!  The seller has accepted your offer!  Now the real work begins.  As with most processes we have steps outlined for your next phase of the home ownership.   Executed contract – In order to have an executed contract we will need signatures by all parties and this can take a day or two depending on … Continued

Step 9: Wire Fraud Alert

Unfortunately, there are too many people in this world who don’t want to work for what they have, they want to take what is yours.  A sad example of this is Wire Fraud. Con artists are hitting the real estate market full force and stealing and hacking email addresses and title company information to con … Continued

Step 10: Schedule Closing

The contract is executed and inspections have been scheduled. Now is the time to make sure that you put the date on your calendar and be sure to ask off from work as closing will be scheduled during working hours.  Most title companies have several times of day available but it’s best to get it … Continued

Step 8: Home Inspection

A home inspection is probably the most important step following the contract execution.  We highly recommend you be present during the inspection.  You will receive an inspection report if you are unable to attend the inspection.  However, the inspector will go over any issues in detail at the inspection and point out each item as … Continued

Latest facts about COVID-19 in Omaha | Dr. Buesing at UNMC

As community members ourselves, we like to stay up to date about what is going on in our community. Especially with the current conditions of the coronavirus. There is no better time than the present to help each other! Check out this really informative video with Dr. Buesing at UNMC, she goes deeper into the … Continued

Educational Resources for Parents Working from Home

Here are some Wonderful Resources to Help Continue your Child’s Education While at Home   How to homeschool during the coronavirus crisis Today offered these free resources that kids will love Math Resources: Sadlier They have FREE English language arts and math resources Reading Resources: Libby Get free digital content using your library card. Ebooks, … Continued

Spring Severe Weather Preparedness Tips and Supply Checklist

reprinted from TheVillagePrepper.com | originally published 2/6/2019   Spring is going to be here before we know it and as beautiful as that time of year is, it is also prime time for severe weather. Severe weather such as thunderstorms, floods and tornadoes can cause nightmares for homeowners and homesteaders.  We are prone to severe … Continued