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Relocating Your Home With Kids

Relocating Your Home With Kids

Your home is a place of stability and peace for you and if you have children, it can be a grounding force in their lives. Relocating to a new community (or even a new block) can be a very challenging,…

Is Condo Life Right For You?

Is Condo Life Right For You?

Perhaps you’ve looked over the housing market and have sticker shock. Maybe the idea of maintaining a backyard has you running for cover or you just want to keep things simple. Whatever the reason, if you have decided that you…

Consider Walkability When Purchasing a Home

Consider Walkability When Purchasing a Home

There is a lot to consider when purchasing a home and location is key.  However location means more than just city and state – it also refers to the ease of accessibility to local businesses and schools.  Are you aware…

Keeping Cool in Your Home Despite the Heat

Keeping Cool in Your Home Despite the Heat

Summer heat comes in waves and can put a damper on fun. To keep the good times rolling despite the heat, the following tips (some slightly unorthodox) may help you to cool off inside and outside your home. Inside Your…

Keeping Cool in Your Home Despite the Heat

Keeping Cool in Your Home Despite the Heat

Summer heat comes in waves and can put a damper on fun. To keep the good times rolling despite the heat, the following tips (some slightly unorthodox) may help you to cool off inside and outside your home. Inside Your…

Owning a Second Home – a Dream or a Reality

Owning a Second Home – a Dream or a Reality

Have you dreamed about owning a second home? Perhaps you find yourself in a position where it would make sense to have another home in a vacation location or a condo near family or friends. If your life and finances…

Selling Your Home – Paint Choices Matter

Selling Your Home – Paint Choices Matter

Whether you love the home you live in or are planning on selling your home in the next few years, exterior paint plays a huge role in the overall look of your home. In a home for sale, it can…

Links & Tees – Buying a Golf Course Home

Links & Tees – Buying a Golf Course Home

August is national golf month and brings with it beautiful weather and prime conditions for hitting a few rounds. If you happen to join in a game of golf, you may begin to wonder about the homes lining the fairway.…

Useful Tools When Buying a Home

Useful Tools When Buying a Home

Wait – was that a school bell that just sounded? If you live near a school, you may already be hearing the ringing of the bells as local schools gear up for students to arrive. While school may not be…

Squash Can Bring A Smile to Your Home

Squash Can Bring A Smile to Your Home

Whether you are a long time resident or have just moved into a new home, doing your part to be enhance your neighborhood and build friendships on your block will increase your personal happiness with your home. Being a supportive…

I’m Just Buying A Home, Not Training for the Olympics!

I’m Just Buying A Home, Not Training for the Olympics!

Buying a home is not as easy of a task as most people would imagine. It takes time to determine not only what you want and where you want it, but also what you can afford. After those two tasks…

Home Buying:  The Basics of Homeowners Insurance

Home Buying: The Basics of Homeowners Insurance

Once you’ve purchased your dream home, it’s time to protect it! Buying a home can be very risky without homeowners Insurance. It is essential for safeguarding your most valuable possession against defects, vandalism and disaster. It will cover the costs…

Why a Home Buyer Needs an Inspection

Why a Home Buyer Needs an Inspection

If you ever watch any home buying or remodeling shows on satellite or cable TV, you know what kinds of secrets a home inspection can reveal about a seemingly-safe house! Home inspections are crucial before finalizing any real estate purchase.…

How to Choose a Home to Buy

How to Choose a Home to Buy

If you’re ready to start looking for your dream home, and you’ve narrowed your search to a few select neighborhoods, take these following tips to heart: 1. Types of homes. Choose the type of home that is the most appealing…

Staging a Home For Sale During The Holidays

Staging a Home For Sale During The Holidays

While the holidays are a favorite time of year for millions, it’s definitely not their favorite time to buy a home. The housing market plunges between the months of November and January as people put turkey dinners, tinsel and trees…