Are you thinking of becoming a first-time homeowner? First of all, congratulations! That is such a significant accomplishment! Yes, even just thinking about becoming a homeowner and beginning the search is something to be proud of. The process can be overwhelming, but to get you started in ... » Learn More about Tips for the First Time Home Buyer
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House hunting has become a contact sport over the past year. The idealized vision of a leisurely Saturday morning reviewing open houses and plotting the day’s tours over lattes and croissants is not where we are right now. While popping into the local open house might be fun for the casual looker, ... » Learn More about Don’t Wait Until the Weekend to Tour Houses
When it comes to selling your house, you want it to look its best inside and out. It’s important to focus on tasks that can make it inviting, show it’s cared for, and boost your curb appeal for prospective buyers. Check out the quick graphic below, via Keeping Current Matters, for a snapshot of what ... » Learn More about A Quick Get Ready to Sell Checklist
The popularity of home improvement television shows has increased the number of home projects. Unfortunately, not everyone is capable of knocking down walls and retiling their kitchen on their own. If you’re one of these non-DIY-ers, you will need to find service professionals to help, but choosing ... » Learn More about How to Hire a Great Contractor
As summer comes to a close, is it time to think about selling your vacation home? Based on recent data and expert opinions, it’s something you may want to consider. According to research from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), vacation home sales are up 57.2% year-over-year for ... » Learn More about Is It Time to Sell Your Summer House?