Won’t you be my neighbor?

In honor of World Kindness Day (which happened on Nov. 13), also known as Cardigan Day to pay homage to the kindness the popular children’s TV star Fred Rogers promoted, we are offering some advice on how to be a good neighbor. Being a bad neighbor or having a bad neighbor is a common homeowner…

5 Tips to Stay Refreshed During the Holiday Season

From holiday shopping to an unlimited amount of holiday plans, it can be difficult to come back from the holidays feeling rejuvenated and ready to take on the New Year. Read the list below for some tips and tricks to make sure you stay refreshed throughout the Holiday Season. 1. Set an Intention for This…

Going Global!

Once again, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has expanded its international network reach with the recent office opening in Portugal. As of Monday, October 10th, BHHS has officially partnered with Portugal Property to establish a new network of affiliates as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Portugal Property. Previously, BHHS has partnered with four other international companies to achieve global…

Happy Fall Y’All

The spring and summer months remain the most favored times to buy a home, but the fall season is steadily becoming more and more popular. Even though a lot of homes will be sold already, here are some reasons why holding out until fall to buy a home could benefit you. There’s Less Competition The…

Hometown Heroes

The Homesale Family of companies is proud to live and work in the areas that we serve. We look up to the dedicated and selfless individuals that go above and beyond the call of duty to protect, heal and nurture us in our daily lives. As a result, Homesale Mortgage, LLC has created a “Hometown…

Buyside is here!

Homesale Realty has upgraded its systems with a new data analysis platform that helps real estate sales associates match buyers with potential new homes. The web-based platform, created by real estate analytics company Buyside, feeds search data from major real estate sites such as Zillow, Trulia and more, into one central location. “I am very…

5 Ways to Make the Most of your Back-to-School Shopping

From school supplies to dorm essentials, stocking up on supplies for a new school year can strain any budget. Consider these simple back-to-school shopping tips to help you plan smart and cut costs. 1. Take Inventory First thing’s first, do a sweep of your home and collect all of your current school supplies. You might…

FAQ: To buy or not to buy?

It’s no secret that the majority of the younger generations are renting for longer than their elder counterparts. With an abundance of student loan debt and soaring home prices, it’s no wonder why most people are turning to renting. However, as rent prices steadily increase, is it better to bite the bullet and invest in…

FAQ: This Old House or That New House?

One of the first decisions you have to make when buying a home is if you should buy new construction or an existing home with fixer-upper potential. Unfortunately, there is no right or wrong answer – it all depends on your individual situation and personal preferences. To help you in your decision-making process, we’ve outlined…

5 Last-Minute Ideas to Prepare for Your Summer BBQ

Barbecue season is here, but when you’re busy having fun in the sun it can be hard to plan ahead. However, just because its last minute doesn’t mean that you can’t throw a successful barbecue for your friends and family! Plan wisely with these 5 last-minute ideas for your summer BBQ. 1. Delegate To Guests…

Local History: Battle It Out in Gettysburg

When our real estate agents talk to their clients about why they love the town of Gettysburg, its historic significance and close-knit community always make the top of the list. At Homesale Realty, we love living and working in the same place as our clients, because we are able to pass on the pride of…

How To Know If You’re Ready To Buy A House

Buying a house should never be entered into lightly, and often many potential buyers may not realize just how much work it actually takes or understand the process involved. Doing as much research as possible can help determine exactly what is needed to put you in the best possible position to make a purchase. Here…