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Before you go listing your home, you’ll want to make sure that it’s looking its best and a few upgrades may be in order, especially after a long winter. If you’re planning to take advantage of the spring market, here are several tips to help your home stand out this season.Start With a Spring Cle...
05/06/2021
Local inventory refers to the number of active listings in a particular geographic area at one time. Inventory is calculated and reported at the end of each month, but the actual number of properties available may be higher or lower on any given day since houses are listed and sold throughout the...
04/22/2021
Luxury homeowners who seek a respite from their busy, modern lives are placing more importance on a well-designed outdoor area than ever before. If you want to create a tranquil setting outside your home, here are a few tips for a true oasis in your backyard.Attract the BirdsIf you want to relax ...
04/08/2021
Depending on where you are in life, you might benefit more from living in the city as opposed to living in the suburbs and vice versa. If you’re thinking about a move, here are some potential pros and cons of living in each type of environment to consider:Suburbs: The ProsLiving in suburbia is gr...
03/25/2021
Don’t rush into buying a home unless you’re sure that you’re ready. Here are some things you should do to prepare.Get Your Finances in OrderYour debt-to-income ratio can affect your ability to qualify for a mortgage. Credit card debt and auto or student loans can also make it difficult to afford ...
03/11/2021
Sparked by pent-up demand, the ability to work from anywhere, and the need for more space, real estate sales are on the rise across the country, making it a prime time for would-be sellers to consider listing their home. But many of today’s buyers are coming to market with a new set of criteria f...
02/25/2021
If you already own a home and you’re thinking about buying another to use as a vacation house or as an investment property that you can rent out, you will have to clear higher hurdles than you did when you bought your first house. Here are some important things to know.Lenders Will be StricterA s...
02/11/2021
Purchasing a second residence is always a significant decision, especially if you intend to use it as a vacation home. Of course, there are many considerations to take into account beforehand, not the least of which is accounting for the associated costs of owning multiple properties for personal...
01/28/2021
The way we use our homes tends to change with each season. As temperatures start to drop once again, you may be on the lookout for a house that will meet your needs this winter. Whether you work from home or simply don’t enjoy venturing out into the frigid cold, here are several features that are...
01/14/2021
The winter can be a tough time to show your home at its best. Landscaping, outdoor seating areas, and scenic views often lose their luster during the colder months, while interiors are more likely to feel dark and dreary. As the seasons begin to change, here are a few ways that you can address th...
12/17/2020