WOULD YOU RATHER……BUILD OR BUY?

You’ve made decisions in your personal life and career; you’ve worked hard and now consider yourself established. The time has arrived where you are ready to own a home, and make that dream a reality. But now you’re faced with the option of creating your own home from the floor up or purchasing a pre-existing…

Winter’s Wrath

If you have been impacted by the current arctic temperatures, or if you live in an area frequently hit by winter storms, this article is for you! While you can’t change the weather, you can minimize some of winter’s biggest threats to your home.   Here are a few suggestions to help avoid potentially expensive…

DIY Projects to cool your home!!

Summer is a great time for some of our favorite activities, like hiking, swimming, relaxing at the beach, or just enjoying the outdoors.  But at times the heat of summer can become a bit uncomfortable…..especially in your home. Tackle these simple projects to make your home more comfortable for those times you are ready to…

Home Ownership Matters

Home ownership does matter. It has a significant impact on net worth, educational achievement, civic participation, health, and overall quality of life. Plus, it helps create jobs, lots of them, right in your community. Did you know that for every two homes sold in the U.S., one job is created? A few more perks of…

Prep Your Home for Vacation

Before you head out the door to your favorite summer vacation spot, take a few minutes to run through this checklist and prep your home before you leave; it could make your return just a little bit sweeter. Light it up – the kitchen (usually in the rear of the home) is a favorite break-in…

Dress up your Décor

Neutrals are safe, easy to decorate around, and lend themselves to any design theme.  Preferring a simple, neutral décor does not mean you are boring or dull!  You can show off your personality and sense of style by “dressing up” up a neutral room! A neutral is any color that stays in the background and…

March Home Tasks

The official start of spring is just around the corner. Now is the perfect time to prepare your home; time to get ready for that fresh, new beginning that spring will always bring. Get these simple chores done now, so when spring does finally arrive, you are ready to sit back, relax and enjoy it!

Buying vs. Building

  Numerous decisions are involved in the purchase of a home.  The most important decision, which will impact the rest of the process, is whether to build your own home or buy an existing home.  Each strategy has its own advantages as well as disadvantages.  Owning a home is a great experience, but can be…

Thinking about your next home project?

Doing any type of work on your home can be a thrilling adventure. Conventional thinking has been to tackle home improvement and remodeling projects during the spring and summer months. Well, it is time to change the way you think! One of the best-kept remodeling secrets is to do your remodeling work during the winter…

How to Avoid Potential Deal Breakers

It is highly beneficial to work with a knowledgeable real estate professional who can advise and guide you through your home buying or selling experience. Since the unexpected is still a possibility, below are steps on how to avoid potential deal breakers. Foreclosure date falls before buy date: With the high number of foreclosures in…

Prudential Real Estate 2012 Second Quarter Awards

Each quarter Prudential Real Estate compiles a list of the top real estate offices throughout the country, ranking them based on their size and location. We are proud to announce that Prudential Homesale has seven offices that have ranked in the top 3 for their respected category for Q2 2012. Homesale YWGC Realty – Federal Hill 1st Place…

PrudentialHomesale.com’s New Mobile Search

Today’s technology has allowed us to gather information faster and easier than ever before!  With our new mobile search, you will have on-the-go access to homes for sale, including detailed property information and multiple photos.  Does your agent have an agent website?  Connect to YOUR agent on the spot!  Personal contact has never been more…