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Optimize Your Bedroom For Sleep

Optimize Your Bedroom For Sleep

Getting set up in a new house can be a lot of fun! There’s nothing like starting fresh and making a home your own. When it’s time to move into your bedroom, you should think like a sleep expert. Many…

Easy Tips For a Healthier, Happier Home

Easy Tips For a Healthier, Happier Home

We all want our homes to be safe and healthy places. After all, we spend a lot of time in them, especially these days. Our homes reflect who we are, and they can influence how we feel. When our living…

What Is a Listing Agreement?

What Is a Listing Agreement?

When it’s time to sell your home, you’ll likely interview several real estate agents until you find the one that best fits your needs. Once you’ve settled on an agent, you’ll be asked to sign a listing agreement. But what…

Don’t Neglect These Summer Maintenance Tasks

Don’t Neglect These Summer Maintenance Tasks

We know that now is the perfect time to lounge next to the pool. But we’d be remiss if we didn’t remind you about those summer maintenance tasks that you should do for your home as well. By completing regular…

Last-Minute Summer Staycation Tips

Last-Minute Summer Staycation Tips

Did the summer fly by without you having the chance to take a much-needed vacation? The last year and a half have been tough for everyone, and it’s important that you take time off to have some fun. If you…

How To Choose a Mortgage Lender

How To Choose a Mortgage Lender

One of the biggest challenges of buying a home is choosing the right lender. As with any big purchase, you should shop around for the best deal. Fees and terms can vary widely from lender to lender which can greatly…

Bathroom Upgrades That Are Worth It

Bathroom Upgrades That Are Worth It

Even though sellers have the upper hand in today’s market, it doesn’t mean that they can phone it in. While homes have been selling quickly in most locations, you won’t get top dollar unless you make your home as attractive…

Make a Strong Offer Without Waiving the Home Inspection

Make a Strong Offer Without Waiving the Home Inspection

We are in a seller’s market. Many buyers are discovering that there is fierce competition for homes that are for sale. Buyer demand is outstripping supply, and most homes that are listed receive multiple offers. This is driving prices higher…

How To Maximize Your Home’s ROI

How To Maximize Your Home’s ROI

When you sell your home, you want to get the best return on investment (ROI) possible. Your home is one of the biggest investments you’ll make in your lifetime, and maximizing your profit potential is key. While the market currently…

8 Advantages of Owning Vs. Renting

8 Advantages of Owning Vs. Renting

We understand that the market is competitive for buyers right now. But don’t let the competition stop you from realizing your homeownership dreams. There are many distinct advantages to owning a home instead of renting. Remembering these benefits can help…

It’s an Excellent Time to Sell Your Vacation Home

It’s an Excellent Time to Sell Your Vacation Home

With the world opening back up to travel, more and more people are finally taking those vacations they put off during the pandemic. If you own a vacation home, then now could be an excellent time to put that property…

Real Estate Remains Top Investment Choice for Americans

Real Estate Remains Top Investment Choice for Americans

Every year, Gallup conducts a poll to find out which long-term investments Americans favor the most. And once again, real estate is the top choice in 2021. This year, 41 percent of Americans think real estate is the best long-term…

Pricing Your Home in a Seller’s Market

Pricing Your Home in a Seller’s Market

In case you haven’t heard, we’re in a seller’s market. Housing inventory remains low while demand is still high. Record-low interest rates and changes in lifestyle due to the pandemic have been driving the real estate market for many months.…

Common Repairs Needed After a Home Inspection

Common Repairs Needed After a Home Inspection

The home inspection is a critical part of the real estate process. Once a home is under contract, the buyer hires a home inspector who will assess the condition of the home and document their findings. Sometimes the home inspection…

Home Decor Trends on the Way Out

Home Decor Trends on the Way Out

Trends come and go. What was popular a few years ago may look dated today. While shag carpeting was a big hit in the 1970s, you don’t see many homes with that look today. If you’re ready to buy or…

Easy Summer Curb Appeal Ideas

Easy Summer Curb Appeal Ideas

Summer is the best time to amp up the curb appeal of your home! Whether you’re about to sell your home or you just want to make it more inviting, there are easy ways to make the exterior of your…

Don’t Forget About These Closing Costs When Selling

Don’t Forget About These Closing Costs When Selling

We’re in a seller’s market. Many people who have their homes listed are thinking about the potential profit they’ll make on the sale. But before you start calculating just how much you’re going to pocket after closing once you pay…

How to Take Your Home Office Outside

How to Take Your Home Office Outside

Working from home has been a reality for many Americans over the past year. And it looks like at least some of us will be permanently working from home at least part-time in the future. Working from home has many…