All posts by Mark Richert

About Mark Richert

Mark Richert is a Real Estate Broker who works for buyers only. He and his wife Alexis founded Finding Homes for You in 2004. Mark and his team help home buyers in St.Louis and surrounding areas. When not involved in Real Estate he is checking out new apps and bringing new tech goodies to his clients.


The Truth Behind the Rent vs Buy Debate

In a blog post published last Friday, CNBC’s Diana Olnick reported on the latest results of the FAU Buy vs. Rent Index. The index examines the entire US housing market and then isolates 23 major markets for comparison. The researchers at FAU use a “‘horse race’ comparison between an individual that is buying a home […]





What To Do with Your Tax Return

What to Do with Your Tax Return? Bring it Home What to do with your tax return is a timely question this time of year. Soon many people will be eagerly checking their mailboxes looking for their tax return check from the IRS. But, what do most people plan to do with the money? GO […]



2017 Chesterfield Amphitheater Concert Series Schedule

  Chesterfield Amphitheater 2017 Summer Concert Series Schedule of Events The 2017 Chesterfield Amphitheater Concert Series Schedule has just been announced. Hosted in the beautiful Central Park, the Chesterfield Amphitheater is nestled right behind Chesterfield Mall with plenty of parking available to the public. Fixed seating and lawn seating is open to the public FREE […]


Supply of Homes in St. Louis

Supply of Homes in St Louis Explore the supply of homes in St. Louis with this interactive map. Wave your mouse over the map to see how many months of inventory are available as of the end of May 2017. Learn more about what makes up a Sellers Market or a Buyers Market and how […]





9 Moments All Home Buyers Experience

You’re armed with your pre-approval letter, your wants and needs list, and your knowledge of the real estate market. Now comes the fun part: searching for homes! Like any part of buying a home, the home search has its ups and downs. But once you’re living in your new home, spending weekends shopping for furniture […]





St Louis Homes for Sale by Drive Time

St Louis Homes for Sale By Drive Time Brings Targeted Results to Home Buyers Finding Homes for You has added a new improvement to the home search by providing listing information based on St. Louis homes for sale by Drive Time. While location is one of the biggest factors in determining where to live. traditional online […]