Head-to-Toe Home Reno: Master Bedroom Edition

The master bedroom should be a peaceful sanctuary to relax and unwind from a busy day. Unfortunately, with kids, activities and other responsibilities, we tend to neglect the one space in our home that should bring us comfort, allowing it to become cluttered and another cause of daily stress. In the second edition of our…

Head-to-Toe Home Reno: Attic Edition

Have you always just thrown boxes into the attic and then frustratedly tore through them to find what you were looking for? Have things piled up over the years and the clutter is driving you insane? Do you want to maximize the space in your home and utilize every room to your benefit? You’re in…

Seasonal Selling Series: Fall

Welcome to the Seasonal Selling Series! Over the next year, we will post a blog at the beginning of each new season, detailing some differences when it comes to selling your home. For this first edition, we will focus on elements of fall selling and how it differentiates from other seasons. Indoors Become More Important…

Did You Get The Message?

When dealing with a market as fast-paced and dynamic as real estate, you need to be in constant and instantaneous contact with your agent. Why wonder whether they’ve sifted through their inbox and saw your email about that recently listed home when you can just text them? Our September Market & Tech Stats update shows…

Say What?

Sometimes REALTORS® can become immune to industry terminology and may forget clients don’t understand what some words mean or how they can impact their decisions. Never fear! Here is a list of some of the most common real estate industry terms and their definitions: Buyer’s Agent: The agent who represents the interests of the buyer….

Real Estate Myths

BUSTED! We’ve got the low-down on some common real estate myths and the truth behind them.  Myth: Homes can only “pass” or “fail” inspections. Truth: The home inspector’s job isn’t to pass or fail your home. They are there to outline potential problems and issues that need addressed for health and safety. They will also…

How Do You Know If It’s Time to Sell?

To sell or not to sell? That is the question. Unfortunately for us, there is no alarm that goes off to alert us that it is time to move, so how do we know? Well wonder no more because here are a few telltale signs it might be time to put your house on the…

Understanding the Real Estate Market with Homesale

The real estate market is always changing and it’s important to understand who is dominating the current buyers market when you are selling your home. The trending demographics can influence your list price and your method of marketing. Our August Market & Tech Stat breaks down some key traits of the home buyers from 2017,…

Budgeting Tips

Whether you are looking to upgrade to a better apartment, buy a house, do renovations or start saving early for retirement, budgeting can help with each of these goals. The idea of budgeting may be intimidating so here are a few tips to get you started. Make Your Own Chart There are a lot of…

Not-So-Scary Renovations

Renovations don’t always have to be costly and time-consuming. They also don’t have to mean knocking down walls or ripping up flooring. Sometimes, it just means changing the light switch plates. Here are a few ideas of small updates you can do to add value and style to your home. Paint Whether it’s the bathroom,…

Top Features of Homes Purchased

While there are a lot of different features buyers look for when searching for their next home, some are more prominent than others. To help put it all in perspective, we’ve rounded up the 6 features topping the list. If you’re curious about what else you should be considering in your home search, contact one…

5 Ways to Stage Your Home for Spring Buyers

Spring is the start of the busy season for real estate and with that comes plenty of competition amongst sellers to outshine one another and appeal to buyers. If you’re a seller this season, we’ve tried to even the playing field for you by coming up with a few different ways you can stage your…