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ABOUT

"I've been providing personalized guidance to Home Buyers and Sellers for over 30 years."

When I started Real Estate was very different...

John Herman

LICENSED AND CERTIFIED REAL ESTATE BROKER & INSTRUCTOR

OVER 30 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE 

FOUNDER & DIRECTOR OF YOUR HOME GUIDES

My Story

Buying or Selling a Home was a lot easier and straightforward process.

Purchase agreements weren’t more than 2 pages long and Real Estate Agents were someone you could count on to provide you with reliable information and advice.

While Real Estate agents strive to maintain the highest level of professionalism, times have changed, and not necessarily for the better.

Nowadays Buying and Selling a Home is now a long and complicated process and many don’t know where to start.

But Real estate information is everywhere, from Market Statistics to House Details and Home Estimates, it all seems so easy, right?...

Actually, most of this data is often inaccurate, unreliable, and biased.
On top of it, finding an experienced and knowledgeable Real Estate Agent that actually knows the market and you can Trust is always a challenge.

I’ve seen so many Home Buyers and Sellers feeling stressed and disheartened by long waits with no results or making expensive mistakes due to lack of knowledge and proper guidance.

That’s why I founded Your Home Guides.

So You can have Reliable, Impartial Information and the Personalized Support you need to make better decisions in one of the most important moments of your life - Buying or Selling a Home.

We're entirely committed to one thing only: your needs.


Do you any Question? Just fill out our Ask A Question form, and I or one of our experts will get back to you.

John Herman

Experience & Achievements 

OVER 30 YEARS EXPERIENCE AS A LICENSED BROKER & REAL ESTATE INSTRUCTOR

+20 YEARS OF PERSONALIZED GUIDANCE TO HOME BUYERS AND SELLERS

+ 14 YEARS  OF TRAINING AND EDUCATING REAL ESTATE CONSUMERS & LICENSEES 

OPENED NORTH CAROLINA’S FIRST EXCLUSIVE BUYER AGENCY

FORMED NCEABA (NORTH CAROLINA ASSOCIATION OF EXCLUSIVE BUYER AGENTS)

ACTIVELY DEFENDING REAL ESTATE’S CONSUMER’S RIGHTS FOR OVER 30 YEARS

My Values 

Dedication

To help you, our readers, and website users to the best of my ability.

Honesty

My opinions and views are my own and never influenced by any third party.

Excellence

To provide you with the best Information, Support, and Guidance possible.

How I can help 

This website is full of valuable resources, here's some of the things you can learn.

Home Buying
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What to Look for When Buying a House

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When Is The Best Time to Buy a House?

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How much Mortgage do you qualify for?

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How to get pre-approved?

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How to find a good Realtor?

Home Selling
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How Much Your Home Is Really Worth

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How much would you actually make if you sell?

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When should you list your home for sale?

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Should you sell your home before you buy?

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Getting Your Home Ready for Sale – Upgrades and Repairs

And much more...
Private Property

What People say about John

I have taken John for my last couple of years for my real estate update. John adds his vast experience and knowledge to the class and makes it entertaining, interesting, and engaging.

Timothy Mathisen -

Student

I have known John for 13 years. The first year I knew him as the owner and instructor at Carolinas Academy of Real Estate. I visited his classes many times and was always impressed by his classes.

Dale Clift -

Business Associate

I attended John's real estate classes in 2010. John is an excellent teacher and is an expert in all aspects of real estate. He was able to take dry content and make it engaging and dynamic.

Alan Melton, CBI, CBB, FBA - Former Client

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