Alliance Title & Escrow Blog

We’re here to help first-time homebuyers

Buying a home for the first time is a major event in one’s life. Every transaction is important to us, but there is just something extra special about working with a first-time homebuyer. However, there are so many things to consider when looking for a home, and the whole process can feel overwhelming. It’s important […]

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What Call Me Maybe teaches about marketing

So let’s have a little fun with this message. Summer always gets us nostalgic – especially when it comes to iconic jams – and we were recently reminded it has been 10 years since Carly Rae Jepsen’s catchy Call Me Maybe was the hit of the season. (Where did the time go?) Whether you loved […]

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4 tips to sell fast this summer

Given the increasing interest rates and the increase in inventory, it is trending towards a more “normal” summer for real estate, which is not necessarily a bad thing. In fact, we’re here to say it is very much still a seller’s market right now. Yes, it may not be as hectic for buyers – again […]

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5 apps to know this summer

Technology plays a huge role in making our lives easier and helping our teams provide the best customer experience possible. That’s why we wanted to talk about five apps we think our real estate professional friends should know about this summer. Hint: They are not all real-estate specific (on purpose). Calendly: All of us in […]

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Branch Spotlight – Mountain Home

Home to the largest military base in Idaho is our newest branch spotlight, Mountain Home!  With a population of 14,308 (as of 2020), Mountain Home is the largest city and county seat of Elmore County. The town has so much to offer, from scenic parks and playgrounds, to CJ Strike Reservoir, and the Bruneau Sand […]

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Employee Spotlight – Jennifer Kunz

Let’s hear it for our newest employee spotlight, Jennifer Kunz! Jennifer is an Escrow Officer at Alliance Title’s Driggs, ID branch. She has been with Alliance Title for 4 and half years. Jennifer’s main responsibilities include balancing closing documents, creating closing packages, and signing with the public.  Integrity is an important value of Jennifer’s. She […]

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6 national stats Realtors should know

No matter what is happening in the market, Realtors need to know who’s buying houses, what they are buying and how they are buying them in order to effectively market their services.  We know you stay on top of this for our great communities, but we wanted to highlight the latest generational trends report from […]

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What should buyers know about HOAs?

If you’ve ever lived in a home that is part of a homeowners association (HOA) then you know there are some pros and cons to living in a place governed by one. Yes, it can be hard to deal with all of the rules and regulations at times, but HOAs offer some beneficial features as […]

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Realtors, it’s time to get real on TikTok

Video marketing – whether we’re talking virtual home tours or engaging social media content – is here to stay. While both Facebook and Instagram are great places to post short videos to reach your audience, this message is all about TikTok. Yes, we’ve been hearing about this platform for years, but now is the time […]

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Survey shows just how valuable being neighborly can be

Whether it was because of Mister Rogers or State Farm, all of us know that good neighbors are worth their weight in gold, but did you know bad ones are hard to avoid? At least that’s what a recent survey by LendingTree found. Living next door to someone who you don’t get along with can […]

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