Why Rent If You Can Own?

Home ownership rates are the lowest they have been in the last 50 years. A large portion of Americans are still renting properties, instead of enjoying a home of their own. Consumer Reports believes this is an issue because buyers have doubts about their ability to purchase. It’s still a long standing notion that a…

Why You Need to Sell This Summer

  The market is hot, hot, hot! With interest rates still at an all time low for buyers, the market has turned into a feeding frenzy and home sales are skyrocketing in prices. In such a high demand, seller’s market, homes are selling for record breaking prices, which means more money in your pocket. If…

5 Myths About Buying a Home

Finally ready to make the transition into home ownership? That’s awesome, and in this exciting time you can be turning to friends and family for an insight into the process. However, there seems to be a circulation of misinformation spreading around, so we’re here to clear up a few myths. 1. THE FIRST STEP IS…

6 Reasons Your Home Won’t Sell

Are you ready to sell your home and want it to have a great first impression on the market? Or maybe your home has been listed for a few weeks or months, and you can’t figure out why it won’t sell, and you know your agent is working hard to market it. We’ve listed below…

4 Key Questions to Ask Before Buying a Home

That’s it! You’ve had it. You’re tired of throwing money down the drain for rent and want to buy your own little piece of the world. The problem is that you haven’t the slightest clue about where to start. The best way to begin is simply by asking yourself four key questions before buying a…

5 Easy & Inexpensive Ways to Increase Your Home’s Curb Appeal

“You never get a second chance to make a first impression.”  That’s what the classic Head and Shoulders commercial used to say.  We all know that first impressions are critical when forming opinions about new people.  However, that same rule also applies to your home.  If you’re home is lacking in curb appeal, it’s going…

6 Hidden Costs That Come With Buying a Home

You’re ready to take the plunge into homeownership. You’ve been researching your local market and have targeted the perfect neighborhood in an affordable price range. Your credit score is the best it’s ever been and you have a nice tidy down payment saved up.  You’re ready to go, right? Well, you’re ALMOST ready to go….