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Memorial Day Weekend Parade and Airshow!!!

  May 26, 2014 at 9:55am, Broadway Street, Downtown Columbia, Missouri THE FREE 26th ANNUAL 2014 165-Unit SALUTE TO VETERANS PARADE begins at 9:55AM on Monday, May 26, Memorial Day, in downtown Columbia, Mo and is “Jump-Started” by the Golden…

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Happy Easter

THE O’BRIAN TEAM House of Brokers The O’Brian Team would like to wish your family a very Happy Easter! Check out some of the great activities below to help you celebrate the Easter holiday in Columbia, Missouri!! Bass Pro Shops…

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Don’t Give it Away!

Don't Give it Away!

While indicators show that housing is making a comeback, the glut of negative reporting is still making people skittish about buying a home. This has created a hot rental market, with few places available to lease and rising rent rates.…

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A Warm Invitation

A Warm Invitation

In spring and summer, it’s easy to envision ways to enhance your home’s curb appeal with a trimmed lawn, planted and potted flowers, and patios and decks arranged with outdoor furniture and an inviting grill.  But when the leaves fall…

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How to Buy Like a Seller

How to Buy Like a Seller

If you’re in the market to buy a home, take a counter-intuitive tip and imagine the day you’ll be selling it.  That’s right – whether you’re a first time buyer, or relocating, this home probably won’t be your last, so…

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A Pricing Puzzle

A Pricing Puzzle

If you need to sell your home, but it has lost value since you first bought it, you’re facing a pricing puzzle.  But before deciding on a fair price that may be below what you really want, consider the costs…

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Start at the Beginning

What’s the first question you ask yourself when you’re ready to buy a home?  It should be, “How much can I afford?”  Without that crucial piece of information, you can’t even begin your search.  Figure your monthly income and debt…

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