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How to Maximize Your Space in an Apartment Rental

Friday, February 15th, 2019
How to Maximize Your Space in an Apartment Rental

It’s no secret that apartment living usually means less living space than you’d have in a house.

It’s no secret that apartment living usually means less living space than you’d have in a house. However, the way in which you use a small space can make all the difference in your ability to decorate, host guests, and enjoy the space for yourself. Here are some great space-saving tips to make the best use of the space you have in your rental apartment. (more…)

3 Significant Benefits of Buying vs. Renting Your Next Home

Friday, February 8th, 2019
3 Significant Benefits of Buying vs. Renting Your Next Home

Unlike restrictions set by a landlord, owning a home allows you to personalize your space completely, from painting to decorating and landscaping.

While renting a home may be fitting for some, there are many instances in which buying a home presents significantly more benefits for the future. Such benefits can take the form of a financial investment, real ownership, and the opportunity to personalize your living space fully.  Although renting can be a suitable option for certain circumstances, buying a home presents even more opportunities to financially and emotionally invest in a property that is all your own. As you decide whether or not to rent or buy your next home in the upcoming year, consider these significant benefits of buying versus renting for your future. (more…)

5 Home Renovations with Excellent ROI to Consider for Your Home this Year

Friday, February 1st, 2019
5 Home Renovations with Excellent ROI to Consider for Your Home this Year

New paint throughout the rooms of your home will help to update the look of your space and offer a clean and polished appearance of the house.

Home renovations are exciting projects to kick off the new year. However, there are a few things to consider before you get started! While the style and function of your next project are all important considerations, the potential for a high return on investment (ROI) is a crucial one to bear in mind. This point is especially important if you are planning to sell your home in the future. As you are determining which home renovation project will be best for your home in 2019, consider these five renovations with excellent ROI. (more…)

What Your Appraiser is Looking for During Your Home Appraisal

Friday, January 25th, 2019
What Your Appraiser is Looking for During Your Home Appraisal

Having your home appraised by a qualified professional is an essential part of any sale process.

Having your home appraised by a qualified professional is an essential part of any sale process. Banks and lenders require that these third-party assessments are completed to ensure the value of the home. Additionally, having the value of your home appraised can allow you to take an objective approach to make any updates and repairs long before you even consider selling. Knowing what will and what won’t increase the value of your home is invaluable knowledge that can help you avoid financial mistakes. That said, what exactly is an appraiser looking for when they visit your home?    (more…)

3 Common Must-Haves for a First Home

Friday, January 18th, 2019
3 Common Must-Haves for a First Home

There are a few common things that everyone should look for in their first home.

When it comes to choosing your first home, the process is anything but a practice run. It may not be your forever home, but it’s important to consider that your first home will need to meet specific needs since you will be living there for some time and may even resell some day. This is partly why the right real estate agent is so essential to your first home search. After all, you won’t have the same kind of experience when looking for your first home, and you’ll need a real estate agent you can trust to find you a home that meets all your needs. While your home needs are unique, there are a few common things that everyone should look for in their first home. Here are three must-haves to look for in your first home. (more…)

Why Choosing the Right Real Estate Agent Matters in Your Search for a New Home

Friday, December 21st, 2018
Why Choosing the Right Real Estate Agent Matters in Your Search for a New Home

Because the home buying process can quickly become a complicated process, having the right real estate agent on your side is essential for buying or selling your home efficiently.

As you begin the process of selling your home or buying a new one, it is crucial to choose the right real estate agent. Because the home buying process can quickly become a complicated process, having the right real estate agent on your side is essential for buying or selling your home efficiently. To have the best experience possible, consider the many reasons why choosing the right real estate agent is an integral part of your home buying or selling process. (more…)

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter Weather

Friday, December 7th, 2018
How to Prepare Your Home for Winter Weather

Your home should be ready for harsh winter weather in order to keep your systems running smoothly and to prevent keep your property value from suffering.

As fall turns to winter, the temperatures continue to drop and any moisture in your home and lawn has begun to freeze. Your home needs to be ready for harsh winter weather in order to keep your home systems running smoothly and prevent your property value from suffering. There are a number of steps you can take to get your home ready for the colder weather, so here is our guide to preparing your home for winter. (more…)

How to Add Curb Appeal to Your Home as Your Sell in Winter Months

Friday, November 16th, 2018
How to Add Curb Appeal to Your Home as Your Sell in Winter Months

While November and December may be slow for selling, the next two months are the perfect time of year for enhancing the curb appeal of your home as a charming winter residence.

The chilly winter months are often known to be a difficult time of the year for selling a home. While November and December may be slow for selling, the next two months are the perfect time of year for enhancing the curb appeal of your home as a charming winter residence. Make the most of holiday decor and landscape lighting to warm up the appearance of your home during the chilly weeks of winter. As you are preparing to sell your home in winter months, consider these easy tips for adding curb appeal to your home as you sell this winter. (more…)

4 Factors that Contribute to the Resale Value of Your House

Friday, November 9th, 2018
4 Factors that Contribute to the Resale Value of Your House

One way to make the most of selling your home is to polish the features and aspects of the property that influence its resale value.

Are you considering selling your home in the upcoming year? While searching for a new home is complicated enough, selling your current home is often a long and drawn-out process. One way to make the most of selling your home is to polish the features and aspects of the property that influence its resale value. With this, consider these four essential factors and the way in which they affect the value of your home as you sell.   (more…)

3 Simple Ways to Make the Most of a Small Living Space

Friday, November 2nd, 2018
3 Simple Ways to Make the Most of a Small Living Space

While your apartment may seem small, a few easy fixes can turn your tiny space into a comfortable, multi-functional living area.

Who says you can’t make the most of a tiny living space? While your apartment may seem small, a few easy fixes can turn your tiny space into a comfortable, multi-functional living area. If you are looking to maximize the small space of a compact apartment, consider these three simple ways to make the most of a small living space before the holidays. (more…)