New Year New Home: Preparing For Selling

Now that you have decided to sell your house and search for your dream home, it’s time to take the next steps to prepare for both transactions. According to the Zillow Consumer Housing Trends Report, in 2018, “synchronous sellers” – people who have sold a home and bought a home within the past 12 months…

New Year New Home: 2018 Home Buying Trends

One of the first things you should understand before selling your home is who you are selling to and what about your home is marketable in today’s real estate market. Zillow surveyed, recorded and analyzed data from people who bought homes in 2018. Here are the highlights of their research.   Who Are the Buyers?…

4 Winter Landscaping Steps to Prepare for Spring

If you are thinking about selling your home this spring, make sure its curb appeal hasn’t fallen victim to the winter blues. These four winter landscaping steps will help you maintain your home’s beautiful exterior all while preparing you to tackle spring planting head-on. A little preparation in the winter can put you steps above…

Seasonal Selling Series: Winter

Welcome back to the Seasonal Selling Series! For this edition, we are going to focus on elements of winter selling. How does it differ from other seasons? What are the benefits of selling in the winter? What specific steps can you take to get your home ready for winter selling? Let’s find out… Online All…

5 Tips to Prepare Your Home for Market

Although the weather doesn’t indicate that it’s springtime, the busy spring real estate market is here!  We have tons of buyers searching for their new home but we need more houses to sell.  Here are some great tips to get your home ready so that it sells quickly once it is listed.

Choosing the right Real Estate Agent

Buying or selling your home can be emotional endeavor, but with the help of a dedicated and dependable real estate agent, it can be an enjoyable and peaceful process. There are many aspects that you must consider when trying to choose the agent that is right for you. The needs for buyers and sellers differ, which is important to…

Renting vs Buying

If you are a potential buyer searching for the perfect place to live, your gut reaction is probably that it is cheaper to rent a home than it is to buy one. However, according to Trulia’s chief economist Jed Kolko, that is not the case. On average in the United States, it is 38 percent…

Real Estate: Buy or Sell First?

When it comes to home buying, the ideal situation would be to find a new home, just as you receive an offer on your existing home. You would then be able to close concurrently and move into your new home a few days prior to closing on your previous home. This does happen more often…