Real Estate News

Read articles from United Country’s property specialists on real estate trends, building home ownership value, land improvements and valuation, real estate technology, buying or selling at auction and more useful insight.

House Flipping: A Strategic Blueprint to Fund Your College Journey

Unlock college funding potential with strategic house flipping. Dive into market analysis, master taxes and manage budgets effectively.

Published on February 20, 2024 By Guest Contributor: Sarah Bull

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter

. Without proper care and preparations, the snow, ice and wind can cause irreversible damage to our homes.

Published on November 12, 2020 By Angela Smith, Communications Manager

How Stimulus Money Can Help You Buy or Sell Your Home

Stimulus money can be put to good use if you’re one of those looking to buy your next property.

Published on April 29, 2020 By Angela Smith, Communications Manager

The Spring Real Estate Market is Heating Up

Despite a slow start this year due to rocky weather conditions hitting many states, the market for the remainder of 2019 looks clear.

Cut Costs on Your Utilities

There are plenty of ways to lower your utility costs that won’t cost a lot upfront. Learn what you can do now to help save money in the long run.

Published on November 21, 2019 By Angela Smith, Communications Manager

Home Warranties - Worth the Price?

If an appliance goes out in your home, most likely it’s going to be a costly repair that can really take a toll on your pocketbook.

Published on June 10, 2017 By Angela Smith, Communications Manager

Residential Sales Soar in 2016

Buyers flocked to the residential real estate market, sellers received top dollar for their homes and homes sold at a faster rate.

Published on December 14, 2016 By Angela Smith, Communications Manager

What to Expect When it’s Time for Inspection

One of the most important steps in the process of selling your home is having your home inspected.

Published on September 08, 2016 By Angela Smith, Communications Manager

Insight into Increasing Your Home's Value

Before you put your home on the market, there are things you can do to make sure you get the most out of your home’s value.

Published on September 02, 2016 By Angela Smith, Communications Manager

Millennials’ Influence in Real Estate

Real estate agents everywhere are being forced to adjust their traditional ways in order to reach out to this fast growing group...

Spring Some Life Back into Your Home

Between April and May is a great time to inspect and repair any areas of your home that may need a little TLC. We’ve provided some advice on how to...

Published on April 12, 2016 By Lauren Aleshire - Marketing Director, United Country Real Estate

Improved Home Sales Predicted for 2015

The improving job market has consumers feeling more confident, and the rebound in home prices is building household wealth for homeowners...

Housing Remains Best Investment by Gaining Traction

These increases have led to a return of homeowner equity, consumer wealth creation and are a boost to the real estate market...

Published on February 03, 2014 By United Country Real Estate, Public Relations

August Home Sales Jumped 8% Due to Potential Rate Hike

Existing home sales rose 7.9% to a six-and-a-half-year high in August. Is now the time to buy or sell?

Published on October 21, 2013 By United Country Real Estate, Public Relations