Here are a few misconceptions about today's competitive real estate market.
I should wait to buy until home prices and mortgage rates fall.
Experts say prices and rates will continue to rise this year. That means it will cost you more the longer you wait.
I can set the asking price for my house at whatever I want.
You can't pick just any price. Pricing your house appropriately for the market takes expertise - a real estate professional can help.
Waiving the home inspection is a good idea if I want my offer to stand out.
An inspection tells you the condition of the home and can prevent unpleasant surprises. Waiving it could cost you.
I have to renovate my house before selling.
Partner with a real estate professional for expert advice on what you need to tackle. Some renovations may not be worth it in today's market.
Lean on a real estate professional to help separate fact from fiction in today's housing market.