Neighborhood Spotlight – Westminster, MD

Thinking about moving? Carroll County, Maryland has a diverse selection of neighborhoods and locations to choose from. Located at the seat of Carroll County is Westminster. Westminster, Maryland, provides a balanced quality of life and well-established neighborhoods. Westminster real estate is a popular choice among home buyers due to the town’s active community and year round family-fun events….

Closing the door on 2014

Yesterday, S&P Dow Jones Indices released the latest results for the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Prices Indices. The index tracks home prices nationwide and in 20 major cities. There are two composites conducted; 10-City and 20-City. Both of the composites saw year-over-year declines in October compared to September. The S&P/Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, which covers…

7 Things to Avoid Before Purchasing a Home

  If you have been approved for a mortgage for your next home, you might be assuming you can breathe easy now and concentrate on packing. Not quite yet though. While most of your hard work of building a good credit profile and gathering savings for a down payment and closing costs is behind you, it’s important to…

Considering a Vacation Home?

Purchasing a vacation home can be very rewarding – both personally and financially! Many look at vacation homes for entertaining purposes, while others simply want a home-away-from-home for annual family trips, or even a home that can be passed from generation-to-generation. Whatever your reason may be, there are several things to carefully consider before taking…

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…

Live in Your Dream Home Forever.

To most, the phrase dream home brings to mind a home filled with fantasy amenities, custom trims, top-of-the-line appliances, the latest in home technology, swimming pools, and much, much more.  For smart homeowners, it now means a home that you can live in forever!  A home that can accommodate you and your young family, through…

Market Changes for 2013

With it looking like the real estate market is in recovery-mode, a lot of individuals are making the leap into buying or selling a home. The housing market is very different than it used to be; even as recently as six months ago. Read on to discover some of the ways it has changed since…

Q1 Consumer Outlook Survey (Infographic)

Consumer confidence in real estate and home prices reaches a year-long high. Buyers and sellers are motivated entering the spring buying season. Want more information on today’s real estate market? Contact a Prudential Homesale Real Estate Agent today.

Why use a Realtor to buy your next home??

    Real estate transactions involve one of the biggest financial investments most people experience in a lifetime. Considering the small upside cost and the large downside risk, it is worth using a real estate professional.  Determining price range – By providing some basic information about your financial status (income, savings, debt, etc.), a…

PrudentialHomesale.com’s Web Stats

We take pride in our efforts to expand our online exposure to help people achieve their dreams of homeownership.  These are some stats for our web traffic from January – June 2012 to PrudentialHomesale.com, our cutting-edge real estate website that helps home buyers and sellers through all aspects of the real estate transaction.

Selling Your Home in the Summer…

Create Curb Appeal Mow your lawn twice a week, trim the bushes, plant flowers, scatter mulch.  Sweep your sidewalk or porch and create a welcoming entrance. Decorate with Summer Accents Open your blinds to let in the summer sun and bring the light inside.  Use summer shades for rugs, accent pillows, table runners, and towels….