Safety First

Keeping your home secure is always a concern, no matter what time of year it is. But the holidays tend to be the time where many homeowners bulk up on extra security functions and features. Whether it’s because you will be out of town or because statistically, break-ins during holiday months rise, you and your […]

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An Increase in Equity

An Increase in Equity

Becoming and being a homeowner is one of the greatest accomplishments and instills a true sense of pride. It’s one of the greatest investments you can make and it really is a “gift” that keeps on giving. Value traditionally only increases and you can receive a high ROI when it comes time to downsize, change […]

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What’s Your Motivation?

What’s Your Motivation?

Making the decision to sell your home is a big one and one that shouldn’t be taken lightly. Most commonly, when people look to sell their home, it’s due to a growing family or the need to downsize. Recent studies have shown that additionally, retirement and wanting to lower the cost of living, have played […]

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Breaking Bad…

Breaking Bad…

…habits, that is. Some are trickier than others. But when you’re a homeowner, many of those habits are even difficult to recognize. Living day after day in our routine becomes comfortable but when it starts to affect your bottom line (and it does!), it may be time for a change. Things like lowering the shades during […]

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Be Kind to Thy Neighbor

Be Kind to Thy Neighbor

Whether you’ve been in the same home for years or you’re searching for your new one, it’s important to consider both yourself as a neighbor and the neighbors around you. If you’re house-hunting, it pays to get a good look at the neighbors and have an understanding of how the neighbors interact and live together. […]

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Is TMI a Good Thing?

Is TMI a Good Thing?

Full disclosure can be scary. We’re programmed to think that “TMI” is a bad thing. But when it comes to selling your home, disclosing more information is beneficial for both parties. Not only will your buyers be happier but it can keep you out of a lot of unnecessary legal trouble. Disclosing even minor problems […]

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The Price is Right

The Price is Right

Besides hiring a real estate agent to help with pricing your home, there are certain strategies that can help you in pricing your home just right. Why are so many people realizing that hiring a professional to buy and sell a home is the only way to go? Realtors take care of all the headaches […]

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Minding Your Maintenance

A lot of the time, the things in life that require regular maintenance and upkeep are the most rewarding. One of these is homeownership. Receiving the keys to your dream home isn’t where it ends. To get the most out of homeownership and to ensure that your home functions now, will continue to do so […]

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The Best of Both Worlds

The Best of Both Worlds

Oh the millennials are at it again! This time, they’re calling the shots on what kind of neighborhood the market needs to see more of. It seems that millennials aren’t yet ready for the suburbs but have outgrown the hustle of the city. They still want the feel of the city but in a quaint […]

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A Real-Life Bomb Shelter Uncovered

A Real-Life Bomb Shelter Uncovered

If you lived during the 1960s, chances are you may remember the widespread fear of nuclear disaster. Widespread panic occurred when the international threat of a nuclear bomb hit the news. Things like bomb shelters are usually brought up in jest, poking fun at the sheer dramatics of designing and implementing such a thing. However, last week, […]

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