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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…)

3 Essential Safety Tips for Decorating Your Home with Holiday Lights this Year

Friday, December 14th, 2018
3 Essential Safety Tips for Decorating Your Home with Holiday Lights this Year

While hanging up holiday lights is something that almost every homeowner does, many people forget to follow the proper safety precautions in the process.

With the holiday season in full swing, it’s time to decorate your home for this festive season! While hanging up holiday lights is something that almost every homeowner does, many people forget to follow the proper safety precautions in the process. As you are preparing for the upcoming holiday, consider these quick and easy safety tips for setting up your holiday lights this year. (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…)

5 Home Must-Haves that Could be Holding You Back

Friday, October 12th, 2018
5 Home Must-Haves that Could be Holding You Back

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer, or just looking for a replacement home, you’ve probably started with a wish list of what you know you want in your new home.

Home buying can be an exciting but also overwhelming experience. Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer, or just looking for a replacement home, you’ve probably started with a wish list of what you know you want in your new home. However, that must-have list might be keeping you from finding your dream home. Here are five everyday must-haves that you should consider easing up on in your search for your new home. (more…)

7 Inexpensive Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home

Friday, October 5th, 2018
7 Inexpensive Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home

There are plenty of ways to increase your home’s value without breaking the budget.

Whether you’re looking to sell your home, up your curb appeal, or undergo some home renovation that will benefit your property in the long run, there are plenty of ways to increase your home’s value without breaking the budget. Some of the simplest projects can add thousands of dollars to your home’s value, depending on your region and the real estate market there. Indoors and out, here are seven inexpensive projects that will help to increase the value of your home. (more…)