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download Buying a New Home Buying a new home is one of the most important financial decisions you will ever make – and potentially one of the smartest. The home you purchase is not just a great place to live, it can also be an outstanding investment. Here are the reasons why…
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download Real Estate Brokerage Services Disclosure – Alabama law requires you, the consumer, to be informed about the different type of services which real estate licensees may perform. The purpose of this disclosure is to give you a summary of these services. Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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Consumer Information Booklet What consumers need to know when working with a real estate broker. Published as a public service by the Alabama Real Estate Commission and developed with the assistance of the Alabama Research and Education Center at the University of Alabama.
Homes are a good investment
Homes generally increase steadily in value, unlike riskier investment that can become worthless virtually overnight.

Remodeling Values: Certain remodeling projects will increase the livability and the marketability of a home.
Should You Add-on or Move? This is a question that many people are faced with. Should we add on to our existing home or should we sell our house and buy a new home?
Considerations When Selling By Yourself: Consider the following…
What To Expect From A Construction Loan Lender: More and more people today are choosing to buy a lot or parcel of land and build exactly the home they want. To do this they need to obtain a construction loan, which immediately puts them in a whole new and puzzling world.
Buying Your Home: Settlement Cost and helpful information. Covers how the settlement HUD form is filled out, terms of sale, shopping for a loan, title services, your rights, specific settlement cost and calculating the amount you need at settlement.