Buying a home is an exciting experience, but it can feel a bit overwhelming if you don’t have the right information. Check out these helpful resources about the home buying process. When you’re ready, give Charlotte Trone a call at 505-350-0099 to tour available homes in the Bernalillo County and Albuquerque areas.

Home Buying Myths

Although the internet can be a great resource for a variety of information, a lot of that information is incorrect. One of the most important and expensive decisions in your life, home buying, tends to circulate a lot of misinformation. Most of that misinformation is in regards to how much of a down payment you … Continued

What You Need to Know About Short Sales

You may find yourself tempted to consider short sales when purchasing a house. The seemingly small list price on a short sale creates the allure of a bargain, a steal of a deal. But that’s not always the case, and short sale transactions can be chock full of delays, problems, and set backs. Here’s what … Continued

6 Steps to Buying a Home

Buying a house is a complicated process. It’s not as simple as finding a home you love and making an offer. In fact, many first-time homebuyers encounter setbacks and frustration because they didn’t know what to expect when purchasing a property. Here are six steps to buying a house that can point you in the … Continued

Mistakes Homeowners Make on Their Tax Returns

There are about sixty (60) days until we approach the April 15th tax deadline.  Don’t provoke the IRS or pay more taxes than need be — know the facts on home tax deductions and credits. Deducting the incorrect year for property taxes You take a tax deduction for property taxes in the year you actually paid them. Some … Continued