Whether you're buying, listing or financing a home, money talks. Follow these do's and don'ts to get the biggest bang for your buck this home shopping season.
Proximity to the coffee giant is perking up home values.
DO buy a home near Starbucks.
Listings with certain words tend to sell for less than expected.
DON'T say your home is "nice."
Timing it just right could help your home sell faster and for more.
DO list your home during the magic window.
A lower quote can be trouble if you don't understand the loan terms.
DON'T automatically pick the lowest mortgage rate.