Category Archives: Real Estate

How to Reinvent a Room to Attract Buyers

Are you thinking about remodeling but aren’t sure if it will pay off when it comes time to sell? According to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value Report, the majority of room remodels and additions may only recoup up to 80 … Continue reading

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Tips for Preparing for a Move

Properly preparing for any move — no matter if it is big or small — is essential for a successful, low(er) stress moving experience. Figuring out everything in and outside your home that you want to bring along — and … Continue reading

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Why You Should Live in a Home Before Renovating It

Many buyers in today’s market forego fixer-uppers for move-in ready homes, resulting in significant opportunities being abound in prime locations while homes that need work linger on the markets. Savvy consumers in competitive markets tend to gravitate toward these homes … Continue reading

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Weird Things that Can be Ignored when Home Shopping

Ugly paint colors? Treadmill in the kitchen? Creepy family portraits in every room? Don’t let it bug you. As a seller, they are not required to get their home in its best condition before showing term — let alone cleaning … Continue reading

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Predicting the Best Time to Buy or Sell Your Home

While you can’t see into the future, you can still make an informed decision when it comes to buying or selling your home. Buying or selling a home at the best time is more difficult that it may sound. Many … Continue reading

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Tips for Buying a Home while Single

The home-buying experience usually portrayed in advertising generally seems to focus on couples and families. While this used to be the norm that many women and men would wait for marriage before buying a home, today more singles than ever … Continue reading

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It’s a Sellers’ Market: What That Means to You

Real estate is increasing at a fast rate in many parts of the country. First-time buyers and entry-level buyers might find little inventory but lots of competition, which can lead to a frustrating seller’s market. This can mean quicker and … Continue reading

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The Importance of Curb Appeal

The term “curb” appeal came from real estate sales and home designs. Buyers for years have formed their first impressions of homes while standing in the street or sitting inside the car, just beyond the curb. Before text messaging and … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Home to Sell It This Spring

As many may know, selling a home doesn’t just happen overnight. To maximize your sale price, stand out from the competition and sell quickly, your home needs to go on the market in prime condition.

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Signs Now is the Right Time to Sell Your Home

Are you looking to sell your home, but not sure when is the right time? If you’ve been uncertain, there’s some good news: It’s a great market for sellers! Home prices are being driven up by limited inventory, and the … Continue reading

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