Buying process


This covers every question on the home buying process including dozens of insights into the Advantages of Buying, Home Finance 101, Preparing to Shop, Your Real Estate Team, Making an Offer, Getting a Mortgage, Inspections and Insurance, Closing the Deal and After You Buy.

Selling your home


If you're thinking about selling your home, this should give you a head start: Reasons to Sell, Getting Financially Organized, Preparing to Sell, Your Real Estate Team, Listing Contracts & Commissions, Marketing Your Home, Negotiating, Closing the Deal, After You Sell and Rental Issues.

Maintaining your home


Your online homeowner's manual. You can refer to these sections anytime you have a question on how to maintain or repair your most important investment: Foundation and the Floor Frame, Your Roof and Siding, The Energy Envelope, Decks, Fencing and Retaining Walls, Swimming Pool and More.

Home Financing


It's the most complex part of real estate, but this will simplify it: Mortgage Basics, Your Down Payment, Fixed Mortgages, Adjustable Mortgages, Other Mortgage Types, Applying for a Mortgage, Common Problems, Evaluating Mortgages, Tax Issues and Reverse Mortgages.

Welcome to Ask Raveis

We've brought you the most comprehensive real estate resource anywhere. It will help you better understand everything you need to know about buying, selling, financing and maintaining one of your most valuable investments.

This service includes step-by-step guides through all the important topics as well as glossary items.

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William Raveis Website

Our main Web site includes all the other tools and information to help you with your transaction. In addition to the most complete and updated listings in the region, it has thousands of additional property photographs. It also includes information on Relocation, Seller Services and much more.