Buyers, Tips

3 Factors to THINK About Before Purchasing a Home

Everyone has their list of priorities when they enter into the real estate market. Everyone’s list is in a different order with different priorities. What’s on your list? In general, I have some good advice to consider for all home-buyers. If some of these did not make your list, think again…   Think “Location, Location,Read more

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Buyers, Sellers, Tips

Cut Down Before Packing Up

When you purchase real estate, what you want is to start fresh and move forward into your best life; it can be hard to feel like we’re doing this when we bring so much baggage with us – literally. Over the years we accumulate so many products and items that are hardly-used and then justRead more

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Buyers, Tips

The 5 Things You Need to Do Before You Buy a Home

Many people have the dream of owning real estate. However, if you enter the journey unprepared then your results may not be what you had hoped for. To prepare yourself for the decision of buying a home, consider your answers to the following questions:   Are Your Finances in Order? Based on your income andRead more

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Buyers, Sellers, Tips

3 Misconceptions about Real Estate

Real estate can be difficult to maneuver if it’s not part of your daily life. There are a lot of misconceptions that most people have about the real estate market and how it functions. Luckily for you, I eat and sleep real estate, and I’m happy to set the record straight.   Misconception #1: YouRead more

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How to Make the Most of an Open House

How to Make the Most of an Open House

Buying a home is difficult – you are choosing where you want to spend time with friends and family, as well as alone. You are deciding what space is right for you. Open Houses are one the best ways to get to know a home prior to purchase. So how do you get the most outRead more

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Sellers, Tips
Listing Your Home - Staging Photos

Listing Your Home: Staging Photos

As they say these days: Web appeal is the new curb appeal. It is more important than ever to present internet users with the best photos of your home possible. Most Home Buyers find listings online, as such the photos you use will either attract potential home buyers or run them off. This first impressionRead more

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Sellers, Tips

Home Updates: Budget-Friendly Curb Appeal Tips

With Spring finally upon us, the flowers and trees have all bloomed and buyers and sellers are out to find their ideal homes. I’ve written before about why Curb Appeal is important and how to achieve it. For those of you looking for less time consuming and cheaper options to make the most of theRead more

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Sellers, Tips

Quick Tips for Home Staging

I’ve written on the topic of home staging for home sellers in more detail, recently. However, if you have covered the de-cluttering and cleaning of your home prior to home staging, I have some quick tips as well for last minute best first impressions.   Reorganize the Bookshelf Many people keep the bookshelf around asRead more

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Buyers, Tips

Getting Settled in Your New Home: First Day Home

I have recently been writing about upgrades for the home and in the kitchen either to help sell your home or just for your own aesthetic purposes. What about those first steps though? We often plan for the future and the changes we’ll make to create our perfect space. No one ever thinks about thatRead more

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