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How to Broaden Space in Your Apartment

Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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If you have or about to rent an apartment here are some things you can do to make the space that much bigger than what it is.

We all know that apartments don’t give you the same space as a house and space in most apartments aren’t that spacious themselves. You have to work with what you get and there are many ways to broaden the space you’re given no matter the size of your apartment.

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4 Important Questions to Ask a Prospective Real Estate Agent

Thursday, April 4th, 2019
4 Important Questions to Ask a Prospective Real Estate Agent

By asking important questions from the start, you can determine whether a prospective real estate agent is the right person to help you buy or sell your home.

When it comes to finding a perfect home for you, hiring the right real estate agent is a crucial part of the selling and buying process. There are a number of factors that will determine whether a prospective real estate agent can meet your needs and put you in the perfect property. By asking important questions from the get-go, you can determine whether a prospective real estate agent is the right person to help you buy or sell your home. But where to start? Here are some essential questions to ask a prospective real estate agent for your real estate transaction. (more…)

How to Boost the Curb Appeal of Your Home for Spring

Friday, March 29th, 2019
How to Boost the Curb Appeal of Your Home for Spring

By investing in quality lawn care for your home exterior, you can create a polished look for your yard in any season.

There are so many reasons why spring is an ideal time to boost the curb appeal of your home, from bright bursts of colorful flowers to warm, sunny weather outside. What better time of year to put your home on the market with beautiful curb appeal? If spring is your season for selling, consider the many ways in which you can boost the curb appeal of your home in the upcoming weeks. (more…)

Why Staging Specific Areas of Your Home is a Crucial Step in the Selling Process

Friday, March 22nd, 2019
Why Staging Specific Areas of Your Home is a Crucial Step in the Selling Process

By highlighting a few key areas of your home, you can easily showcase the best aspects of your house for future homebuyers to appreciate all that your home as to offer.

While you may already know that staging your home is an essential step towards successfully selling your home, did you know that there are certain rooms of your home that are worth emphasizing a little more for a potential buyer? By highlighting a few key areas of your home, you can easily showcase the best aspects of your house for future homebuyers to appreciate all that your home as to offer. As you are preparing to sell your home in 2019, consider these three essential rooms to emphasize as you are staging this spring. (more…)

How to Choose the Right Real Estate Agent for Your Upcoming Move

Friday, March 8th, 2019

Buying or selling your home? Having the right person by your side can make the process significantly more comfortable.

If you’re about to start the process of buying or selling a home, finding the right realtor can make a huge difference in how successful you may be. Not only do you need to find someone whose personality meshes well with yours, you are about to spend a significant amount of time with them, but you need someone who you can trust. Buying and selling a home comes with a lot of details, tribulations, and potential problems; having the right person by your side can make the process significantly more comfortable.  

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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…)