October 2017

Inspect Your Walls Before You Sell

Posted on Oct 26, 2017

Say you’re trying to sell a used car. Imagine that it’s a desirable make and model. The mileage is low. Overall, it’s in great condition… except, that is, for the body. Unfortunately, there are a few areas where the paint is scratched and there are a couple of dents and rust spots too.

Are you going to have trouble selling that car? Probably. Many p...

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5 Financial Habits to Get You Wealthier

Posted on Oct 19, 2017

You don’t have to win the lottery to get wealthier. Anyone, on virtually any income, can simply adopt these habits:

1. Save a little from each paycheck. Tucking away just 5% of your income can build up your savings substantially over time.

2. Use coupons. 82% of consumer goods companies issue coupons, yet only 23% of shoppers use them. Coupons can cu...

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Not-So-Obvious Staging Tips

Posted on Oct 10, 2017

When it comes to “staging” your home for sale – which basically means ensuring it looks clean and uncluttered – you probably already know the basics: clean the counters, vacuum the floors, mow the lawn, etc.

But there are also some less obvious home staging tips that can help to sell your property faster and for a higher price. For example…

The Kitch...

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The Latest Home Automation Gadgets

Posted on Oct 03, 2017

You’re at work when the thought hits you, “Did I lock the door when I left this morning?” You check your smartphone, see that you didn’t, and click the “LOCK” button. Now your house is secure.

That’s home automation for you!

But, is home automation a good idea? That depends on a number of factors:

On the pro side, home automation can improve your qual...

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10 Reasons to List Your Home This Month

Posted on Oct 02, 2017

Is selling your property the furthest thing from your mind?  Well, here are some reasons for listing your property that you might not have considered.

1. Your property may be worth more than you think. (It’s difficult to determine market value on your own. I can calculate it for you. Give me a call.)

2. You might qualify for a better home than you ant...

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