Category Archives: Buyers

Information pertaining to Home Buyers

Yes, We Sell New Construction

Yes, We Sell New Construction or should I say – You Get Peace of Mind! We help you buy new construction and it costs you nothing. In fact, it may save you money and it will certainly prevent you from making a bad purchase decision. When I go back and look at articles we have […]


Q1-2017 Top Producer is Debbie Shearer

We are pleased to announce that Debbie Shearer, REALTOR®, has earned Top Producer status for the first quarter of 2017 at Active Adults Realty. Debbie joined our brokerage in February 2012 and has become one of our best listing agents. Debbie excels at working with her Sellers. She earned her Seniors Real Estate Specialist designation […]



4 Tips for Making an Offer

So you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home’ and you finally found one! The price is right, and in such a competitive market you want to make sure you make a good offer so that you can guarantee your dream of making this house yours comes true! Freddie Mac covered “4 […]


Buy the lifestyle, not a house

In other words, buy the lifestyle and the nicest home you can afford that offers the lifestyle you will enjoy. What good is a house if you don’t have friendly neighbors or an active neighborhood now that you will have the free time? I like to suggest that we spread out the map, use push […]



Over Half of All Buyers Are Surprised by Closing Costs

According to a recent survey conducted by ClosingCorp, over half of all buyers are surprised by the closing costs required to obtain their mortgage. Are you? After surveying 1,000 first-time and repeat homebuyers, the results revealed that 17% of homebuyers were surprised that closing costs were required at all, while another 35% were stunned by […]


Is it a good time to buy real estate?

If you are debating purchasing a home right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family will have your best interest at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs. And do they know if it’s good time to buy real estate? Ask yourself the following 3 […]



Protecting Personal Property

There’s a popular saying that goes like this: “Home is where your heart is.” That saying rings true for many who have found their “home” a safe haven and a place to cherish, convene with family and friends, raise children, cook meals, rest, retire and celebrate. Are you protecting all that makes your house, your […]