Real Estate Tips

July 23, 2021

Should You Waive a Home Inspection?

On this episode, Blake Davenport of The Davenport Group talks about home inspection. Should you waive a home inspection to make your offer more competitive?  Well, that depends on a lot of different factors. Watch this short video to find out what you should do and why. Use the ...

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July 16, 2021

Should You Trust Zillow’s Zestimate?

On this episode, Blake Davenport of The Davenport Group talks about Zestimate. Should you trust Zillow’s Zestimate?  Hmmmm…nope.  We know it’s not that simple, so watch the Youtube video to find out why. Use the links below to listen to the podcast audio,  check out other real ...

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July 9, 2021

Taxable vs. Actual Square Footage

On this episode, Blake Davenport of The Davenport Group talks about square footage. Does the square footage of a home really matter?  You may see two different numbers when looking at the details of a listing, and they may be hindering your search.  Watch the Youtube video to ...

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July 2, 2021

3 Most Common Mistakes Sellers Make When Selling Their Home

On this episode, Blake Davenport of The Davenport Group talks about the most common mistakes sellers make when selling their home. The selling process can often be a stressful time and a big financial decision. We are here to help you find out how to avoid the top three mistakes ...

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June 25, 2021

What Makes Up Your Monthly Payment?

On this episode, Blake Davenport of The Davenport Group talks about monthly payments. What makes up your monthly payment when you own a home?  It will consist of at least 4 things if not more depending on the type of home you have.  Watch the Youtube video to ...

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June 18, 2021

7 Ways to Keep Your Home Show Ready

On this episode, Blake Davenport of The Davenport Group talks about ways to keep your home show ready. Are you selling your home? As showings are happening when your home is on the market, it may tough to keep it in pristine condition.  Watch the Youtube video to learn ...

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June 11, 2021

What You Need to Know About Roofs

On this episode, Blake Davenport of The Davenport Group talks about what you need to know about roofs. Your average roof could cost more than $5000 to replace! It is one of the biggest expenses you can incur as a homeowner.  Watch the youtube video to learn everything you ...

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June 4, 2021

3 Things to Know Before Buying Title Insurance

On this episode, Blake Davenport of The Davenport Group talks about what you need to know before buying title insurance. Should you get title insurance when buying a home?  What is it?  Is it necessary?  Watch the Youtube video to learn three things before purchasing it. Use ...

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May 28, 2021

5 Things You Need to Know About Earnest Money Deposits

What the heck is an Earnest Monday Deposit (aka EMD) when buying a home? On this episode, Blake Davenport of The Davenport Group talks about earnest money deposits. How much are they? Where do they go?  Are they necessary?  Watch the Youtube video to find out what they ...

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May 21, 2021

What is a Title Company?

What is a Title Company when buying a house? On this episode, Blake Davenport of The Davenport Group talks about title companies. Settlement agents vary state by state.  What are they and what do you need to know? Watch the Youtube video to find out! Use the links below ...

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