November 26, 2019

6 Reasons You Shouldn’t Take Your Home Off the Market for the Holidays

As we careen at warp speed toward the Holidays, and all of the joyous (read: stressful) festivities in between, you might be tempted to take your home off the market—or hold off on listing it—until af...

November 12, 2019

When a homeowner decides to stage their house before putting it on the market, the focus usually is how it will benefit them, their market price and time on the market.

The truth is, home staging has many benefits to a buyer as well.

The top 4 ways when a sellers stages h...

October 28, 2019

You're DIY'ing this real estate thing, and you think you're doing pretty well—after all, any info you might need is at your fingertips online, right? That and your own judgment.

Oh, dear home buyer (or seller!)—we know you can do it on your own. But you really, really sh...

October 19, 2019

Homeowners are sometimes hesitant to upgrade when it's time to sell. After all, you won't be living there much longer, and most home remodeling efforts only increase home values by 50% - 80% of the average project's costs, according to Remodeling magazine's 2019 Cost vs...

September 25, 2019

Paying off credit cards can improve credit scores substantially as outstanding debt is the second most heavily-weighted factor in calculating scores. Here we examine factors that determine credit scores. If negative marks on your credit report are the cause of your low...

September 14, 2019

When you decide it’s time to put down roots, you may wonder: Is it cheaper to buy or build a house? Unless you’re rolling in money, you’ll probably want to weigh the pros and cons of new vs. old construction - and the price you pay upfront is only where these considerat...