My assistant and I were in a planning session for my Moving Forward with Rachel series when a text came through from a friend: we had to meet the fabulous Judee Jo. A 25 year veteran of the beauty industry, Judee Jo Georgeles is a lifelong artist whose studio, Judee Jo Beauty, recently ... » Learn More about Getting Made Up by Judee Jo
If you’re thinking about retirement or have already retired this year, it’s a good time to consider if your current house is still a good fit for the next chapter in your life. Fortunately, you may be in a better position to make a move than you realize. Here are a few things to think about as ... » Learn More about Retiring Soon? Why Moving Might Be the Perfect Next Step
Have you been trying to buy a home, but higher mortgage rates and home prices are limiting your options? If so, here’s some good news – based on what Ali Wolf, Chief Economist at Zonda, has to say – smaller, more affordable homes are on the way: “Buyers should expect that over the next 12 to 24 ... » Learn More about Get Ready for Smaller, More Affordable Homes
If you’re a homeowner ready to make a move, you may be thinking about using your current house as a short-term rental property instead of selling it. A short-term rental (STR) is typically offered as an alternative to a hotel, and they’re an investment that’s gained popularity in recent ... » Learn More about Renting or Selling Your House: What’s the Best Move?
If you're thinking about buying or selling a house, it's important to know that it doesn't just affect your life, but also your community. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) releases a report every year to show how much economic activity is generated by home sales. The chart below ... » Learn More about Why Buying or Selling a Home Helps the Economy and Your Community