June Market & Tech Stat

With the right maintenance, your home appliances can last you many years. June’s Market & Tech stat shows the average lifespan of a few common home appliances.

Don’t Let Student Loans Stop You from Buying a Home

Having substantial student loan debt can be a strong deterrent for millennials from achieving important milestones in life such as purchasing a first home. Fortunately with responsible planning and budgeting it doesn’t have to be one or the other. Follow these tips so you can have your degree and buy a home too. Learn how…

Use the summer to redesign the kids’ rooms

Now that kids are home for the summer, getting their ideas – and help – with a bedroom remodel can be a great family activity. All it takes is a little elbow grease and a few hours to make any kid’s room look completely different, and better match their ever-evolving tastes. One of the easiest…

6 Backyard Party Ideas to Enjoy this Summer

As we come to the start of June, everyone is thinking about summer vacations, kids being out of school, and time outdoors. As you spend the long summer nights hosting barbecues and bonfires, transform your back yard into another living space. We’ve got you covered with some great ideas! Build a S’mores Bar We all…

Five Tips for First Time Homebuyers

Ready to purchase your first home? Though the process may seem overwhelming, knowing where to start is half the battle. Follow these five tips to help ease your stress and prepare for a smooth home buying experience. Clean Up Your Credit Score Having good credit is one of the most important factors when qualifying for…

May Market & Tech Stat

The Market & Tech Stat for May focuses on a few of the reasons why people sell their homes, and what factors influence their decision.

Go greener with simple home changes

Most homeowners are on the lookout for simple ways to save a bit of money here and there, because even a few cost-cutting measures can really add up over the course of a year. Meanwhile, many Americans also want to reduce their environmental impact for both financial as well as for more altruistic reasons. Fortunately,…

Congratulations 1st Quarter BHHS Award Winners

Every quarter Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices sends out a list of the top real estate offices from around the United States, ranking them based on their size and location. We are proud to announce that Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty has 12 teams and 4 offices that have ranked in the top 100 and top 3 of their respected categories for the First Quarter of 2017….

8 Steps to Building the Perfect Garden

With spring being in full bloom and Memorial Day weekend only a few weeks away, many people use this time of year to begin working on their gardens. Whether you’re starting a flower, herb, or vegetable garden, here are a few steps you can take to ensure happy planting that you can then enjoy all…

Spruce up your patio for spring

With spring already here and summer right around the corner, now is the perfect time for homeowners who plan to spend a lot of time on their decks and patios in the months ahead to put a little work into making them as welcoming as possible. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to do that…

The surprising benefit that comes with higher home costs

Homebuyers in today’s market definitely face some shifting conditions. The improving economy is bringing mortgage rates up from some of the lowest levels ever observed in the housing market, and more buyers are creating increased competition for a limited inventory, driving prices up as well. However, declining affordability might, in some ways, may actually be…

April Market & Tech Stat

This month’s Market & Tech stat features a few of the main reasons why it’s beneficial for buyers and sellers to utilize a real estate agent.