Today is Leap Day! This special day occurs once every four years, and it’s a great day for freebies and deals (especially if your birthday is today). It also gives us an extra day to put off our March honey-do list! 🙂 As spring gets closer (finally!), there are several things that you need to do for… Continue reading March Honey-Do List
I can’t believe that it’s already December! As 2016 rapidly approaches, there are a few things you can do around your home to prepare for the holidays and the new year. Coldwell Banker Blue Matter recently published a great December Honey-Do List. A few of my favorites are: “Clean out your fridge – While you may… Continue reading December Honey-Do List for Your Home
Halloween is such a fun time of the year, and these homeowners are really getting in the spirit of things. I don’t if it’d be awesome or awful to live next door, but it’s nice to watch online! For more videos, visit 7 Scaretastic Halloween Home Light Shows.
Fall is in full swing, and I couldn’t be happier. I’m looking forward to lots of time spent watching football (Go Bucks!), sitting by the fire, and enjoying delicious apple cider. Do you have any fall activities planned? Here are a few of my favorite links from around the web: Want beautiful blooms next spring?… Continue reading Friday Favorites
It’s important to be thorough in your hunt for potential or existing problems before purchasing a home. I always advise my clients to have a home inspection to check for anything that could develop into a huge issue later on, but even with an extensive home inspection, there are things that go unchecked and unnoticed. Coldwell Banker… Continue reading What Not to Overlook When Buying a Home
If you’re thinking about putting your home on the market next spring, there are several things that you can start doing now to ensure that it’s in the best possible condition when you decide to list. Invest in a healthy lawn. Fall is the time to start working on your lawn if you want a… Continue reading Things You Can Do Now to Get Your Home Ready to Sell in the Spring
Happy Monday! I hope you all had a good weekend. Here are a few of my favorite links from last week: If you haven’t had your fireplace checked yet, now’s the time. Do you know what it actually costs to sell a home? If you’re planning on selling your home next spring, now’s the time… Continue reading In Case You Missed It…
Under a mat or above the door frame are popular spots to hide a spare key, but they’re also the first places that thieves check. Make it harder for them to gain access by making your spare key harder to find. The inside of a thermometer is probably the last place anyone would look for a key,… Continue reading 3 Cleverly Disguised Hide-a-Keys That Will Keep Your Keys Safe
Are you a renter with plans to eventually own a home? You might want to reevaluate your timeline. As a renter, you probably know all too well that your rent might (and probably will) increase every year while you might not see the same increase in your income. According to the National Association of REALTORS,… Continue reading Are You Stuck in the Renter’s Trap?
An Open House is a great opportunity to see a home without having to make an appointment. Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, it’s important to do everything you can to make the most of it. Here are a few things that both sides can do to get the most value out of an… Continue reading Buyer and Seller Open House Tips