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4 Red Flags to Consider if You Plan on Buying a Foreclosed Home

July 13th, 2018
4 Red Flags to Consider if You Plan on Buying a Foreclosed Home

While the price may be a major selling point, it is important to remember that buying a foreclosed home is not without its hidden hazards.

As the appeal of a renovation project has seemingly grown throughout the past five years, so has the appeal of buying a foreclosed home. With all the plans and excitement surrounding a renovation project, a foreclosed home can seem like a dream for young couples looking to build exactly what they want into an existing home. While the price may be a major selling point, it is important to remember that buying a foreclosed home is not without its hidden hazards. If you are in the process of deciding what you want with your next home, consider these four red flags before you sign. Read the rest of this entry »

3 Important Reasons to Wait Before You Renovate

July 6th, 2018
3 Important Reasons to Wait Before You Renovate

When you move into a new home, it can be tempting to go straight into renovation mode immediately.

When you move into a new home, it can be tempting to go straight into renovation mode immediately. Unless you move into a custom built house, almost every home will have aspects you will want to renovate when you first move in. However, before you start making additional purchases and getting into weekend warrior mode its a good idea to take a step back and wait.   Read the rest of this entry »

3 Financial Steps to Take as You Search for Your New Home

June 29th, 2018
3 Financial Steps to Take as You Search for Your New Home

As you prepare to speak with your Clagett Enterprises agent, be sure to get yourself started with these important initial steps.

As you make your decision to try to buy a home, you also begin a process of intense deliberation and crucial considerations.  Because purchasing a home is a large undertaking, it certainly should not be done spontaneously! As you prepare to speak with your Clagett Enterprises agent, be sure to get yourself started with these important initial steps. Read the rest of this entry »

5 Factors to Consider as You Prepare to Sell Your Home

June 22nd, 2018
5 Factors to Consider as You are Preparing to Sell Your Home

Because of their universal appeal, neutral paint on the walls of your home creates a blank canvas for someone else’s decor in your home.

Selling your home takes a significant amount of preparation, planning, and hard work. While moving and starting a new chapter in a new home is an exciting step for many families, the steps of preparing to show and sell your home often requires many phases of preparations before your first open house or showing. As you prepare to sell your home this year, consider these five aspects of planning. Read the rest of this entry »

4 Long-Term Benefits of Investing in Commercial Real Estate

June 14th, 2018
4 Long-Term Benefits of Investing in Commercial Real Estate

Commercial properties typically include retail buildings, office spaces, warehouses, and other industrial spaces that businesses may use as office spaces or storefronts.

A commercial property is often used to generate income, whether from capital gain or rental income. Commercial properties typically  include retail buildings, office spaces, warehouses, and other industrial spaces that businesses may rent. Many people think of residential homes and properties when they think of investing in real estate. However, there are many opportunities for investment in the commercial landscape as well. As you invest in a commercial property, your equity potential can grow to be much larger. If you are thinking of investing in the near future, consider the many benefits of owning commercial real estate. Read the rest of this entry »

Love Your Rental Kitchen with these Easy Tips for Personalizing Your Space

June 8th, 2018
Love Your Rental Kitchen with these Easy Tips for Personalizing Your Space

As the place where you eat and entertain guests, your kitchen is an especially important room to dress up in order to keep your space fun and exciting throughout the year.

Even if you cannot paint the walls of your rental apartment or house, you can still add personal touches of color and decor. As the place where you eat and entertain guests, your kitchen is an especially important room to dress up in order to keep your space fun and exciting throughout the year. Whether you want to add life to your space or make a few easy updates, it doesn’t take much to turn your kitchen into a fully personalized room of your home. Make your kitchen feel like home with these cozy touches that will both personalize and brighten up your space for everyday use and weekend entertaining. Read the rest of this entry »

4 Important Factors to Consider as You Purchase Your First Home

June 1st, 2018
4 Important Factors to Consider as You Purchase Your First Home

When it comes to firsts, a home is one of the most significant milestones on the list.

When it comes to firsts, a home is one of the most significant milestones on the list. If you’ve found the perfect place you might be itching to get going, but before you start signing off on anything, there are a few things you must consider. Purchasing a home is a huge decision, and you’ll want to triple check that everything is in order. At Clagett Enterprises we know just how tricky home buying can be, that’s why we’ve put together our top four things to consider before buying. Read the rest of this entry »

5 Steps to Preparing Your Home for a Summer Open House

May 25th, 2018
5 Steps to Preparing Your Home for a Summer Open House

One of the most important aspects of your preparations should be your landscaping and exterior updates, as they are what create your curb appeal for a great first impression.

Although moving to a new home is a fun and exciting time for any family, it is not without its fair share of stress and hard work. As you begin the process of selling your current home, you will need to prepare your space for an open house with cleaning, organizing, and staging to showcase the very best of your home for potential buyers. If you are looking to prepare your home for a summer open house, consider these five easy steps as you organize your space. Read the rest of this entry »

3 Easy Home Staging Tips for Summer

May 18th, 2018
3 Easy Home Staging Tips for Summer

Summer staging requires its own set of rules to prepare for potential home buyers.

Every season is unique and brings about its own set of specific challenges for homeowners. The summer season is no exception to this rule, and neither are those looking to sell their homes. Summer staging requires its own particular set of rules to be prepared for potential home buyers. If you are looking to sell your home in the near future, be prepared with these easy summer staging tips to sell your home as soon as possible. Read the rest of this entry »

5 Important Factors to Check During Your Final Walk-through

May 11th, 2018
5 Important Factors to Check During Your Final Walk-through

Before you close on your dream home, it is especially important to conduct a final walk-through in order to ensure that you are not stuck with any costly repairs or issues with your new home as you move.

Purchasing a new home is a fun and exciting experience, especially during the final stages as you are ready to move into your new home. However before you close on your dream home, it is especially important to conduct a final walk-through in order to ensure that you are not stuck with any costly repairs or issues with your new home as you move. As you look over your prospective new residence, be sure to check for these five important factors before closing. Read the rest of this entry »