16 Things You Need to Know before Buying a Home with a Well

In today’s day and age, it’s easy to take for granted how important clean water is to daily life. From brewing your Monday morning coffee to your end-of-the-week stress relief bubble bath, water plays a major role in our health and wellness. Now, you’re ready to invest in your first home or retire to that […]

3 Quick and Easy Ways to Plan for a 2019 Home Purchase

2018 has been a roller coaster of a year! If you’re like us, you’re ready to enjoy all the festivities this holiday season has to offer. But you’re also ready to think seriously about what you want to accomplish in 2019. If you see homeownership in your future, 2019 could be a great year to […]

6 Things You Need to Know about Underground Storage Tanks

Out of sight, out of mind. Underground storage tanks are something you’ve probably rarely thought about, if ever at all. Compared to marble countertops, walk-in closets, and outdoor patios, USTs rarely factor into a home buyer’s decision making process. But if you ever have trouble with one, your UST will quickly become one of the […]

3 Ways to Make Your Offer Stand out in a Seller’s Market

At Beverly-Hanks, we understand that buying a home is one of the biggest and most important decisions you will make in your lifetime. And we know that this financial stress can be compounded in a seller’s market when there is heavy competition among buyers. If you’re worried about whether your offer will look more attractive […]

Which is Better: Renting or Owning a Home?

Home ownership has traditionally been a big part of the American dream. And yet, less than two-thirds of Americans own homes. Obviously, Beverly-Hanks believes in the power of home ownership to offer long-term economic stability and mobility. But ultimately, the decision to rent or buy your home is up to you and the lifestyle you […]

Conquering the Big Three: Knowing the Home is in Good Condition

Did you know that home inspection issues are the biggest reasons for contract termination, amounting to fully one-third of all reported contract terminations? At Beverly-Hanks, we understand that buying a home is one of the biggest and most important decisions you will make in your lifetime. And after working with tens of thousands of buyers, we’ve […]

What is the True Cost of Commuting?

Is your gas tank on empty…again? Do you catch yourself sitting in traffic and daydreaming about where else you could be in that moment? Are you convinced that one day you’ll have an aneurism from dealing with the terrible drivers on I-26? Your commute is costing you. Today, we break down just how much: What’s […]