This year, we’ve covered the ups and downs, tips and tricks, insider secrets and need-to-knows of real estate this year for buyers, sellers, owners and renters - now it’s time to highlight the best. The year’s most-read stories carry valuable real estate insights (with a healthy dose of realism) into 2012.
Just in case you missed any of these on the first go-round, here are the 10 most popular stories on the AskTara blog from 2011.
- 6 Things that Turn Buyers Off
- 4 Buyer Incentives that Sell Homes
- 5 Things Home Buyers Do that Turn Sellers Off
- Top 5 Hidden Costs of Owning and Renting a Home
- Top 3 Deal Killers and How to Avoid Them
- 4 Tricks and Traps Foreclosure Buyers Need to Know
- 10 Open House Do’s and Don’ts
- 4 Insider Secrets for Avoiding Surprises at Closing
- 6 Reasons to Google Your Address
- 5 Inexpensive Ways to Add Luxury to Your Home