Monthly Archives: June 2018
Tips for a Buyer of a Fixer-Upper
Over the last few years, weekend warriors have been delighted to find an abundance of television shows devoted to fixing up homes. More specifically, they show viewers how to take a fixer-upper and turn it from an ugly duckling to a special property that they can call home. It sounds so easy but before you... Read More
Is a Bigger House Really Better?
If you are looking for your next home, it’s natural to assume that you should buy the biggest home you can afford. Certainly, if you need a big home, then this is the right decision, but if not then there are other ways to maximize your investment that don’t include more square feet. Bigger isn’t... Read More
Things Out of Your Control When Selling
Do you feel like things are out of control? If you’ve listed your home for sale every day might feel this way. But that’s not what we’re talking about here. The truth is there are really things sellers can’t control. But don’t worry; even though you can’t control everything, there are ways to deal with... Read More
How Much Home Can You Afford?
“How much home can I afford”? This question is asked by almost all buyers, not just first time home buyers. With changing interest rates, homeowner association fees, assessments and rising home prices, it’s natural to wonder what you can actually spend on a new home. The best way to answer this question definitively is to... Read More
How to Keep a Clean Home – Weekly List
Keeping a clean home can be a challenge even when you do not have your home listed for sale. Many people are fortunate enough to have regular house cleaners take care of this – for the rest of us, we find time in our week to take care of our home ourselves. Experts suggest that... Read More