First time home buyer guide to buying a house including steps such as determining your home buying strategy, getting pre-approved, finding your home and going through the negotiations and getting through the closing period. Tips come from our experience in Anchorage but can be applied to other areas, too!
Whether you are gearing up to sell your home or enjoying the first year in it, spring in Alaska is an important time to handle routine winter recovery maintenance. Save money on home maintenance by being proactive. Add these tips to your checklist to preserve the life of your home.
Do people pay taxes in Alaska? Sure we do. But we also get paid to live here! Find out more here about Alaska PFD Eligibility and Property Appraisal Residential Exemption for Anchorage. Start your year off right with our IRS tax-prep tips.
Why selling your home in fall can be a good bet. Buyers are more motivated and there is less competition. Military families may be more likely to PCS in December. Also see our handful of maintenance tips to make sure your home is ready to list!
Anchorage Fun for the Whole Family including a Pumpkin Decorating Party, Fall Harvest Events, a Kids Halloween Train and a Reindeer Farm. Events feature hayrides, mazes, petting zoos, performances and food!
The Julie Erickson Team highlights a few of the programs the Anchorage School District offers. Whether you are new to Anchorage or have Called Alaska Home for quite some time, we are confident ASD offers great schools to fit your families and most importantly your child’s needs.
We love to help first time home buyers! There are four main phases including getting pre-qualified, selecting a realtor (and going househunting together,) getting a home inspection and signing the paperwork at the title office. Read on to make sure you are selecting professionals who will guide and educate you through the process to owning your first home!
Just relocating to Anchorage? Our neighborhood and regional attractions make sure we stay connected and entertained throughout our region. Check out events at farmer’s markets and nearby trails and parks. This list of local events is sure to have a bit of fun for everyone.