Condos vs. Townhomes: What’s the Difference?

At Beverly-Hanks, we believe that every home buyer has the right to Live the Life You Choose. For many, that may mean a traditional detached home in the suburbs on a couple acres of carefully manicured lawn. But for many others, the ideal home—and its setting—may look very different.  If you’re considering buying a condo […]

Should Your First Home be an Investment Home?

It’s a weird position to be in. You’ve left home, perhaps graduated college, found a steady job with decent benefits, and saved up a small nest egg. First of all, congratulations! You’ve got this adulting thing down. You know the next step in your personal journey is to buy a home and start building equity. […]

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 […]

Millennials and Homeownership: Are the Rumors True?

Ah, Millennials. If Hasbro is to be believed, Millennials are self-indulgent youngsters whose only objective is to collect avocado-based life experiences the same way they collect digital Pokemon. (Gotta catch ‘em all!) In fact, Millennials are fully grown and fully ingrained in the workforce. Born between 1981 and 1996, the youngest Millennials are now graduating […]

Save Money and Skip These 3 Home Updates

Every renter has something they can’t wait to do when they buy their first home. Maybe you are eager to paint your walls something other than “antique white.” Maybe you’ve always wanted a doggie door or a backyard fire pit. We hope you’re able to make your first home everything you’ve always wanted! But we […]

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 […]