Summit Real Estate Blog

Fix It or Replace It?

Fix It or Replace It?

Question: Allison, our condo is currently on the market and the dishwasher recently broke.  We are wondering if we should repair it or replace it- which makes more sense? Answer: The answer is – it depends! The May 2009 issue of Consumer Reports ...

Read More
Making an Offer: Tips for Painless Purchase

Making an Offer: Tips for Painless Purchase

Question: Allison, what is the best way to make an offer on a property? Answer: The overwhelming number of properties on the market and still-attractive interest rates make now an excellent time for first-time buyers and second-homeowners alike to ...

Read More
Which Tax credit fits you best?

Which Tax credit fits you best?

It's tax time!  Whoopee!  This year there are a few tax credits that I wanted to make sure you knew about.Move-Up/Repeat Home Buyer Tax CreditBuyers must have owned and lived in their previous home for five consecutive years out of the last eight ...

Read More