Current Real Estate News & Information

Inspect Your Walls Before You Sell

(October 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 potential buyers will have trouble seeing past the... read more.

5 Financial Habits to Get You Wealthier

(October 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 cut a grocery bill by an average of 15%.

3. Avoid cre... read more.

Not-So-Obvious Staging Tips

(October 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 Kitchen
  • Obvious: The stove, sinks and countertops should... read more.

The Latest Home Automation Gadgets

(October 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 quality of life. There are automation products that wi... read more.

10 Reasons to List Your Home This Month

(October 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 anticipate.

3. Perhaps you are tired of your current p... read more.