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Monthly Archives: October 2015

    Picking a Real Estate Agent through Facebook

    By Marco Manumbas | October 29, 2015

    According to a joint study released by Google and the National Association of Realtors, 2 of 3 people searching for a prospective real estate professional research them“extensively online prior to working with them”. And, that number is probably increasing every day. Are social media channels such as Facebook really a good place to gather information about an agent before using... Read More

    Why You Should Hire A Professional When Buying A Home!

    By Marco Manumbas | October 27, 2015

    Many people wonder whether they should hire a real estate professional to assist them in buying their dream home or if they should first try to go it on their own. In today’s market: you need an experienced professional! You Need an Expert Guide if you are Traveling a Dangerous Path The field of real... Read More

    Take a Tour Tuesday – 2215 Webbing Drive

    By Jennifer Carstensen | October 27, 2015

    2215 Webbing Drive :: Memphis, TN :: 38016 Charming 3 Bedroom Home in Countrywood ~ Massive Great Room with Vaulted Beamed Ceilings & Fireplace ~ Inside Water Feature in Entry Hall~Formal Dining Room ~ Eat-In Kitchen with Pantry & Lots of Counter Top Space ~ Wonderful Master Bedroom with On-Suite Master Bath & Private Door to... Read More

    Buying A Home Can Be SCARY… Until You Know The FACTS!

    By Marco Manumbas | October 23, 2015

    Some Highlights: 36% of Americans think they need a 20% down payment to buy a home. 44% of Millennials who purchased a home this year have put down less than 10%. 71% of loan applications were approved last month The average credit score of approved loans was 723 in September (the lowest recorded score since... Read More

    Take a Tour Tuesday – Investment Opportunity – 1511 Jackson Avenue

    By Jennifer Carstensen | October 20, 2015

    1511 Jackson Avenue :: Memphis, TN :: 38107 Amazing Investment Opportunity ~ 2 Story Duplex with Private Entrances ~ First Story Includes: Huge Great Room with Fireplace, Large Formal Dining Room, Nice Kitchen with Lots of Cabinets & Counter Top Space, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Bonus Room off 2nd Bedroom & Laundry Room ~ Second Story Includes:... Read More


    By Marco Manumbas | October 20, 2015

    Question: We recently read about a possible scam operation, whereby a company advises homeowners that to protect themselves — and their valuable home — they have to spend a lot of money to get a certified copy of their deed. We own our house and obviously want to protect this large investment. How do we... Read More

    Do You Really Think Your Landlord Pays for Repairs?

    By Marco Manumbas | October 16, 2015

    A recent article that appeared on addressed the issue of whether it is best to buy or rent in today’s real estate environment. The article was very fair in discussing both options. However, there was one portion of the article that we questioned. One of the experts was quoted as saying: “For some people, the choice is very... Read More

    4 Reasons to Buy BEFORE Winter Hits

    By Jennifer Carstensen | October 14, 2015

    It’s that time of year; the seasons are changing and with them bring thoughts of the upcoming holidays, family get-togethers, and planning for a new year. Those who are on the fence about whether now is the right time to buy don’t have to look much farther to find four great reasons to consider buying... Read More

    Take a Tour Tuesday – 491 S. Sanga Road

    By Jennifer Carstensen | October 13, 2015

    491 S. Sanga Road :: Memphis, TN :: 38018 Fantastic Move In Ready Home, Convenient To Everything! Minutes from Germantown Parkway & Highways ~ Tile Flooring (Looks Like Hardwood) Very Durable ~ Open & Spacious Kitchen ~ Formal Dining Room ~ Living Room with  Fireplace & Lots of Bright Light ~ Split Floorplan ~ Master Has Vaulted Ceilings & Bath... Read More


    By Marco Manumbas | October 7, 2015

    With rental prices rising, you may be wondering if now’s the time to become a landlord. There are advantages to renting your current home while you purchase another to live in. The advantage to renting your home is that you’re likely paying a homestead mortgage interest rate, which will make it easier to make a... Read More

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