Moving To Alaska

New Year's Resolutions to Help You Buy a Home in Alaska

If you haven't yet sat down to make a list of new year's resolutions for 2019, what better time is there than now? It's always a fun exercise to take stock of your goals for the year ahead and make a plan on how to achieve them. For many in Alaska, you might find that they are personal or health related, but one of your big resolutions or goals might be buying a home!

There are dozens of steps to take to successfully become a homeowner in 2019 and as your local real estate experts in Anchorage, Eagle River, Fairbanks, Wasilla, Palmer and North Pole (and beyond!)Madden Real Estate is happy to help you make that a reality! Below are 5 new year's resolutions to make in order to buy an Alaskan home in the new year:

Eliminate indulgences
It might not be your favorite route toward ...

4 Things People Forget to Do Before Moving to a New Home in Alaska

Spring is nearly here and along with the new season will come a wave of activity in the real estate market. More buyers will begin their house-hunting journey for properties in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Wasilla, North Pole, Palmer and the surrounding areas and sellers will take the necessary steps to list their home and move on.

It will be a busy time for moving in Alaska and with the hustle and bustle, many things are bound to be overlooked. Madden Real Estate has put together a list of common things people forget to do before moving to a new home in Alaska so you can cross the added stress off of your list!

Cancel any recurring charges
Memberships and mail orders are two factors that can continue to rack up your credit card bill while...

Welcome!

Welcome to the new and improved Madden Real Estate blog! Thanks for taking the time to stop by and check it out. As an Alaska real estate agent, my goal is to provide home buyers and home sellers with the highest quality information about the Alaskan real estate market. With that in mind, I’ve made a commitment to provide weekly updates about what’s going on in Alaska real estate, local events, and tips for successfully buying or selling a home in Alaska.

If you’ve made the decision to buy a home in Alaska, you’re in for a wild ride. Life is different up here, and we wouldn’t have it any other way! The best way to decide if you’re ready to move up north is to visit Alaska before you begin your home search. I may be biased, but I’m pretty confident you’ll find us to be a friendly, tight-knit community who believes there’s always room for more in the pack....