Purchasing Land to Build

6 THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE BUYING LAND TO BUILD ON January 29, 2018/in Uncategorised /by admin   It can sometimes be a challenge to find a home on the market that checks off all the boxes on your list of must-haves. If that’s the case, there’s always the option to buy a piece Read More

Making an Offer

Tips for Writing a Real Estate Offer to Purchase Avoid Offer Rejection in Any Real Estate Market BY ELIZABETH WEINTRAUB REVIEWED BY JEFREDA R. BROWN       on August 18, 2021 Buyers can get so excited about finding the perfect home that they sometimes don’t really think too much about what Read More

Commercial Listings

Commercial Building Definition: Everything You Need to Know A commercial building definition is one in which at least 50 percent of its floor space is used for commercial activities, such as retail, the providing of services, or food service (restaurants and the like). 3 min read 1. Commercial Building Definition 2. Read More


Comparative Market Analysis By JEAN FOLGER Reviewed by THOMAS J. CATALANO on March 05, 2021 What Is a Comparative Market Analysis? A comparative market analysis (CMA) is an estimate of a home’s value based on recently sold, similar properties in the immediate area. Real estate agents and brokers create CMA Read More

Home Inspection

Why Are Home Inspections Important? By Kristin Warner|April 11th, 2019|Home Inspection Career Guide, News, Training|0 Comments A home inspection is an all-encompassing examination of the condition of a home.  The home inspection process is often but not always performed at the time of the sale of the home. A home is one of the Read More

Closing Day

What to Expect on Closing Day WHAT YOU’LL LEARN picking a date for your closing who will be at your closing the documentation you need at closing You’ve found your dream home, completed all the inspections, and checked every item off your to-do list except for one: closing. Congratulations! You’re Read More

Rental Properties

Buying your first rental property can be exciting, confusing, and intimidating, especially if you’ve never done it before and aren’t quite sure what to expect. When you’re getting started in real estate, the scope of possible investments can feel daunting. Even though figuring out how to buy rental property can Read More

Multiple Listing Service

A real estate licensee who is a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® is called a REALTOR® or REALTOR® ASSOCIATE. These terms are not synonymous with broker, broker associate, or salesperson. In some areas of South Dakota, local boards of REALTORS® operate a Multiple Listing Service (MLS) for its Read More