Craig Happenings and Blog

Stop and think for a moment about how nice it would be to be able to just walk up to a builder and hand over a stack of cash or a check to buy a home. Sounds pretty magical, right? Sadly, as much as some of us might wish, there are a great many more steps involved to purchasing a home. For those of you who have never been through the process before, buying a home can be a daunting process. Here at Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties, we have years of experience helping locals in Craig find the perfect home. If y... read more

All About Craig: Statistics you Need to Know

Posted by Step Beyond Media on April 19, 2018 in  Buyers  Community  Craig  Real Estate
Thinking about moving to Craig? Ensuring you have all of the real estate statistics is obviously a good starting point. When purchasing a home, you want to ensure the market trends are going upward and your home will maintain its value or increase in value when you decide to sell it down the line. When you work with an agent, they will be able to provide you with all of the need to know numbers prior to looking at houses.   Other statistics you need to know to ensure Craig is the town for you would be unemp... read more

Most Frequently Asked Questions for a Real Estate Agent

Posted by Step Beyond Media on April 04, 2018 in  Buyers  Craig  For Sale  Real Estate  Sellers
Real estate agents are extremely knowledgeable about all aspects of the area they cover. Depending on the county they work in, they’ll be able to answer any statistical question about the county itself or the cities within it. They can also explain demographics, favored school districts and will also get more intimate with perks of the town you’re looking in. Of course, they are always there to answer any questions you may have during the home-buying process. Working with many different individuals, w... read more

Selling Your Home: Tips for Staging

Posted by Step Beyond Media on March 22, 2018 in  Real Estate  Sellers  Staging
When you are getting ready to sell your home, the most important way to make your house appealing to potential buyers is staging. There are companies that your real estate agent can recommend that will come and stage your home, or you can do it yourself. Staging your home is simple, but it does take some work. The point of staging is so the home can look as big and spacious as possible to the potential buyers. Below are some tips on the best ways to stage your home for maximum interest from buyers. · ... read more

What is Escrow?

Posted by Step Beyond Media on March 12, 2018 in  Buyers  Real Estate
The home buying process can get a bit confusing. You’re hearing words and phrases that you can’t quite understand and you’re starting to feel left in the dark. Don’t let it be that way! Don’t be afraid to do a little research prior to starting your search. Or, if you want to avoid research, ask your agent questions! Your real estate agent is there to support you throughout this entire process, so make good use of them, especially when it comes to the escrow process. What is escrow an... read more