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,…

Congratulations 2nd Quarter Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices 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 10 teams and 4 offices that have ranked in the top 100, top 30, and top 3 of their respected categories for the Second Quarter…

7 Last-Minute Vacation Ideas

It’s August and back-to-school time is quickly approaching. How did the summer fly by so fast? With work, summer camps, sport camps, internships and part-time jobs, you never got in that family vacation! Don’t worry, here are 7 last-minute vacation ideas to satisfy the entire family. 1. Amusement Parks: This trip can be a single…

Stand Out From the Crowd

It’s no secret that a good-smelling, tidy house will appeal the most to buyers. So what else can you do to make sure they will remember your house over the rest? Home inspections are normally done by buyers who are seriously considering your house, but this is something that you, the owner, could do before…

Notification Station

Congratulations! You’re moving! This is an exciting and adventurous time for you and your family. In between all of the chaos and enthusiasm, make sure you are taking care of business and notifying important parties of your new address. Here are just a few not to forget: DMV IRS Insurance companies (auto/home/life/health/etc.) Employer Doctor’s offices (family…

To The Internet and Beyond!

Advertising in magazines and newspapers were once the best way to market your house. Nowadays, the internet is a fast and trusted source for prospective buyers. Check out our July Market & Tech Stat to see just how popular online sources have become for real estate purchases over the past two decades. If you’re interested…

The All-Inclusive Budget

One of the most important things you need to do before buying a house, is establish a budget. You need to know how much you can afford and how much the bank is willing to give you, but that number should include more than just the cost of the house. Here are some common costs…

5 Ways To Make Your Summer Party A Success!

It’s summer! The days are long, the nights are warm and it’s the perfect time for a party. In between the family vacations and the fireworks, gather together for some good food and great fun. Follow these tips on how to make your next summer party a success! Send Out Online Invitations One of the…

Homesale Luxury Magazine Gets Results

You may not have known this, but our luxury magazine reaches people across the entire United States. Whether you’re house hunting for a luxury home in PA or MD, or are just curious about what Homesale Realty has to offer, you can find it all in our magazine. To help put the magazine’s reach into…

Landscaping Tips

Have you ever looked at a home and thought that its landscaping was beautiful, but you could never afford it? Landscaping can be costly and discouraging if done improperly, but there are several things that you can do to increase the beauty and value of your home for an affordable price. Plant Trees and Shrubs…

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…