Working with an Architect

A great article for understanding how to work with architects. Quick excerpt from site, “The architectural design process consists of five phases. As you begin working with an AIA architect, or consider hiring one, it’s helpful to know where you are in the process and where it will take you. An AIA architect will orient you during each phase, and work with you to get the most value from each stage of the process. It’s a time-tested method for establishing a close working relationship between you and your architect, and producing the very best buildings.

Read the full article here: http://howdesignworks.aia.org/fivephases.asp

 

The Ever-changing Real Estate Marketplace

As this article notes “future home value appreciations may be driven by market demand, rather than inventory shortages.” Citing a recent study, other emerging issues of interest to local buyers and sellers are also included here:

Read the full article here: http://www.realtor.com/news/dynamics-shift-in-housing-market/

How Much Paperwork to Buy a House

Wondering what documents you will need to create, complete, or file in order to purchase or sell your house? This article notes all the paperwork particulars in one easy to use use summary:

Read the full blog post: http://www.zillowblog.com/2013-07-05/how-much-paperwork-to-buy-a-house/