5 Reasons to Shop on Small Business Saturday

The holiday season offers many reminders of why it pays to shop locally. While it’s easy to get lured into big retailer’s deals on Black Friday, don’t forget to make room for one more shopping trip the day after. Supporting local businesses this Small Business Saturday will turn out to be very rewarding. Here are some great reasons to shop …

3 Things To Remember When Buying A Home For The First Time

When it comes to buying a home for the first time, many important factors can get overlooked with the expectation to find your “dream home”. In a recent survey conducted by real estate website, Clever, “51% of millennial’s say they have regrets about buying their home”. The survey found that young people are much more likely to experience buyers remorse …

Home Staging: Why do it?

Staging a home for sale is not a new concept, but it is a practice that has gained steam in the 417 area as our market has grown and become more challenging. As we all know, first impressions are everything. Home staging helps boost that first impression by providing prospective buyers the opportunity to see the full potential in a …

Patrick Mahomes New $1.9 Million Home in Kansas City

Patrick Mahomes has made history for the Kansas City Chief’s after leading them to their first AFC title game since 1993. Mahomes recently secured the NFL’s Most Valuable Player award becaming the youngest player to win MVP since Dan Marino with the Miami Dolphins in 1984.  According to ESPN.com, Mahomes could end up landing a new deal worth up to …

7 Steps to Preparing Your Home For Cold Weather

As we all know, living in Missouri means that the weather is often unpredictable. As cold weather approaches (faster than we hoped) there are several things you can do around the house to keep you safe and warm all winter. These 7 steps can ensure your house will be in top shape for whatever winter throws at it.  1. Protect …