There are so many great reasons to purchase a home, and over the past year, we’ve realized more of them than we ever thought possible. If you’re a first-time homebuyer, having a home of your own can give you a greater sense of security and accomplishment in a time that’s largely uncertain. If you’re a … Continue reading 3 Ways You’ll Win When You Buy a Home This Year
DIY Updates for Selling Your Home One of the most frequent questions I get asked when someone is interested in selling their home is: What are the most profitable improvements I can make to sell my home at top dollar? Paint: This upgrade gives you the best bang for your buck – it is low cost … Continue reading DIY Updates for Profitable Improvements
Buying a home is always an anxiety-ridden process, and that goes triple for anyone who’s embarking on homeownership for the very first time. There’s so much to do and so much you don’t know that “overwhelming” hardly seems like an appropriate description of how it feels. Even though you don’t want to scare yourself away … Continue reading 5 common mistakes first-time homebuyers make
Not too long ago in our country's history, talking about making your house "greener" might get you labeled a hippie tree-hugger. But times change, and as gas, electricity, and water prices creep up, more and more homeowners are seeing the (strong) advantages that come with considering the environment when you make decisions about your household. … Continue reading 10 Ways To Make Your Home Energy-efficient
Just like in any other profession, there are good real estate agents ... and there are, unfortunately, subpar real estate agents, too. But how do you know if you've got a dreamboat or a dud handling your real estate transaction? One way to know whether you've got a good agent (or not) is to consider … Continue reading What Your Agent Should Do For You?
Not too long ago in our country's history, talking about making your house "greener" might get you labeled a hippie tree-hugger. But times change, and as gas, electricity, and water prices creep up, more and more homeowners are seeing the (strong) advantages that come with considering the environment when you make decisions about your household. … Continue reading Deep-Cleaning Tips For Homeowners
Between micro-apartments, tiny homes, and even #vanlife, the real estate industry is taking the saying “less is more” to previously unknown levels. And while we can all get behind the idea of streamlining your life and shedding possessions that no longer meet your needs. The good news is that as we’ve become increasingly obsessed with … Continue reading How To Maximize A Small Living Space?
If you’ve been thinking about investing in real estate, getting your finances in order before you start searching for properties and scheduling appointments will save you from money headaches in the long run. Real estate investments could be one of your largest investments, and unless you have cash ready to invest, you’ll need a plan … Continue reading 5 Essential Financial Steps To Take Before Investing In Real Estate
Real estate investing is gaining popularity, and if you’ve been giving it some thought, this guide will give you an overview. The goal of any real estate investor is typically to make money. This means purchasing an investment property at a good price so you can rent it out and maybe eventually sell it for … Continue reading 10 Things Everyone Should Know About Real Estate Investing
If you’re not familiar with home inspections, then you might have a lot of questions about what gets inspected, how thorough the inspectors are, why you even need one, and what you can expect if you’re walking with an inspector through the house you’re hoping to buy. There’s a lot to know about home inspection, … Continue reading Answers To Your Questions About Home Inspections