Fairbanks Ak

Don't Wait Until Spring to Sell Your Fairbanks or Anchorage Area Home

The question on many Alaskan homeowner minds right now is whether or not to sell yet this winter or wait for better weather in the spring. It may be tempting to want to wait until the warmer months to list, after all more buyers will be out and about in the spring, right? Not so fast! That is not always the case!

There are many perks to selling your Fairbanks, Anchorage, Eagle River, Palmer, Wasilla, or North Pole area home this winter, without waiting until spring, and as your local experts, Madden Real Estate has listed a few of them below.

There will be more competition in spring
By listing your Alaskan home now,  you avoid the wave of...

Compromises to Make When Buying a Home in Fairbanks AK

Searching for your dream home in Fairbanks AK or the surrounding areas is an exciting journey and one you may have been thinking about for quite some time. You'll tour dozens of homes before you find the best fit, carefully considering the number of bedrooms, bathrooms, square footage, and of course, location. However, you may also discover that a property doesn't check all of the boxes on your priority list. So, when should you compromise?

As your local real estate experts in Fairbanks, Anchorage, North Pole, Wasilla, Eagle River, Palmer and Chugiak, we have included below a few compromises that are worth making when house hunting in Alaska:

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Fairbanks AK Real Estate Rules to Follow This Year

When preparing to buy a home in Fairbanks this year, there are a few "unwritten" rules to follow. Following these best practices as both an Alaskan homebuyer and home seller, you can be assured your real estate journey will be a smooth one. Your real estate agent will also be able to suggest tips and tricks along the way to help you make the right decisions. So before you jump into Fairbanks real estate this year, take a look at some of the best real estate rules of the road.

Use a Real Estate Agent
One of the best decisions you can make as both a homebuyer and home seller involves hiring a real estate agent. When it comes to the stacks of paperwork involved, negotiations, and more, it pays to have an expert in your corner. Navigating the Alaskan real estate market alone can be complicated and your real estate agent is there to explain everything along...