Buying a Home

How to win at house hunting in Richmond

By Ruckart Real Estate / March 8, 2021

In today’s highly competitive real estate market in Richmond, house hunting can seem like a combat sport. With multiple offer scenarios now the norm and homes consistently selling for well above their asking prices, it’s easy to get caught up in the madness — which can quickly lead to costly house-hunting mistakes. You may have […]

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Should you work with a buyer’s agent in Richmond?

By Ruckart Real Estate / January 26, 2021

When you’re looking to buy a home in the Richmond region, you might think that any old real estate agent can help you find and close on the right place. Some rookies might even just call the listing agent of a property that interests them and move forward from there. But that would be a […]

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Ask a Richmond Loan Officer: Answers to 5 common mortgage questions 

By Ruckart Real Estate / January 18, 2021

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer applying for a mortgage or you’re a real estate expert, the process of securing funds to purchase a home can seem daunting. That’s why having an experienced, knowledgable loan officer on your team is crucial. Bonus points if they’re local to Richmond. With that in mind, we chatted with Courtney […]

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Downsize your Richmond home

Are you ready to downsize your Richmond home? 

By Ruckart Real Estate / November 16, 2020

After months of living through the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us are rethinking what we want out of our homes. Some are choosing to take advantage of historically low interest rates and upgrade to a larger, more expensive home. Others are being inspired to move into a smaller, less expensive home. Those who are opting […]

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Thinking about investing in real estate in Richmond? Here’s what you need to know

By Ruckart Real Estate / November 2, 2020

As a city on the rise, Richmond has seen a surge in real estate investing over the last few years. Renters and buyers alike are on the hunt for quality homes, and savvy investors are meeting that need — often at great financial gain. It may be a seller’s market, but with interest rates at […]

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How we help buyers win in a multiple offer scenario

By Ruckart Real Estate / September 28, 2020

After months of searching, you’ve finally found the house of your dreams. The problem is, other people are dreaming of the same house — and they’re making offers to compete directly with yours. You’ve heard us say it’s a seller’s market, and multiple offer scenarios are more common than ever before. Ruckart Real Estate’s Lead […]

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Build Wealth Through Homeownership

Why you should stop renting and start building wealth through homeownership

By Craig Waterworth / July 24, 2020

By Craig Waterworth Buying a home can seem like a massive financial commitment, but the truth is, buying instead of renting can save you tens of thousands of dollars in the long run. While renting has its perks, it’s our mission to show each and every one of you that homeownership is attainable — and […]

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Ruckart Buyers Process Blog Post

The Ruckart Real Estate Buyer’s Process

By Ruckart Real Estate / July 3, 2020

Our buyer’s process guide is here to help you navigate purchasing your home. We know buying a home can be intimidating, so we’ve put together some steps to help you understand the Ruckart Real Estate buyer’s process. STEP 1 – Plan and Prepare Before you start your home search, we’ll set up a consultation to […]

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