Storm Lake Area

March 27, 2018

Benefits of a FHA Mortgage

 

FHA Advantages

The Federal Housing Administration, operating under HUD, offers affordable mortgages for tens of thousands of buyers who may not qualify for other types of programs. They are popular with both first-time and repeat buyers.

The 3.5% down payment is an attractive feature but there are other ...

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March 13, 2018

Storm Lake Area Inventory Continues to be a Challenge As Does Realtors Showing Properties Prior to Entering Listing on the MLS - Unethical Practice of POCKET LISTINGS

Inventory Continues to be a Challenge As Does Realtors Showing Properties Prior to Entering Listing on the MLS - Unethical Practice of POCKET LISTINGS

In any given market including the Storm Lake area home market,, inventories fluctuate based on supply and demand considering area and price range. The National Association of ...

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March 9, 2018

Exclusive Buyer's Agency - It's the ONLY Way to go

At Weaver Realtors, we prefer to represent our buyer clients the way we represent our sellers as Exclusive Clients. So what exactly does that mean? Exclusive means the buyer or seller work only with Weaver Realtors. 

Our current market is very fast and a buyer can't rely on ...

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March 3, 2018

The "Right" Agent and the "Right" Home

 

The "Right" Agent and the "Right" Home

Some buyers think that finding the right home is the critical part of the buying process and that is how they determine which agent to use. While it is important, there may be a broader skill set to consider when selecting your ...

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Feb. 9, 2018

Spring Market on the Way in Storm Lake

Hello Everyone!

We are beginning to see indications that this will be another fast busy year. If you are a buyer, it is very important that you get things in place before you start looking so you can compete with the other buyers also looking. So how do you get ...

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July 27, 2017

Mortgages and Interest - The Shorter the Better

 

At least consider a shorter one

Affordability and stability are reasons home buyers choose a 30-year fixed rate mortgage. It makes the payment lower than a 15-year mortgage and the principal and interest portion of the payment will be constant for 30 years.

A common belief among homeowners for decades ...

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July 27, 2017

Recommendations from a few of our recent Clients at Weaver Realtors

Testimonials 

Just a few words of thanks, WE THANK YOU for choosing us, we know you have a choice and we promise to provide you with the best local professional real estate services in the Storm Lake area. We care about how we do business, we are stewards of this ...

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July 25, 2017

Annual Credit Report - Don't Put It Off

Don't Put This Off - Remember to Get Your Annual Credit Report

You are probably aware that Federal law entitles you to a free copy of your credit report annually by each of the three credit bureaus: TransUnion, Experian, and Equifax. By regularly looking at each of these reports, you ...

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July 24, 2017

Available homes in Storm Lake - It's a Rough and Tumble Business Right Now

Storm Lake real estate, not a lot to choose from and a highly competitive market. Not many homes available for sale in Storm Lake, 17 total as of today. If you are a buyer, it is very important you work with a Realtor who will take the time to help ...

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July 19, 2017

Storm Lake Pocket Listings

POCKET LISTINGS!!!! More properties listed with an accepted offer! These properties were not made available to the general public prior to accepting an offer. Makes me VERY concerned that these sellers don't understand they are probably accepting less money since the home is not available to ALL BUYERS. (SUPPLY ...

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