10 Reasons to Shop Local

#1: Get better service Local businesses, like Jimms Steakhouse and Pub often hire people with a better understanding of the products they are selling and take more time to get to know their clientele. #2: Be friendly to our environment Locally owned businesses can make more local purchases requiring less transportation and generally set up shop in town or city …

Why You Should Sell Your Home in 2019

Housing markets may not be as hot as previous years, but selling now could be your best bet.   Few people are predicting that 2019 will be a record-breaking year for home prices. But relatively speaking, 2019 might be the best time for you to put your house on the market. Especially if you’re on the fence about selling this year or next, …

The Perils Of The FSBO – “For Sale By Owner”

Going the “For Sale by Owner” route is a tempting alternative to hiring a real estate agent to sell your home. After all, listing agents charge a commission for their work that can eat into your own profits. So why not try to save money by selling your home yourself? Here’s why: There are some major risks with going FSBO, from a lower sales price to landing …

10 Features That Can Help a Home Sell Faster

Homeowners are spending more to spruce up their homes. They spent an average of $12,361 in discretionary funds on remodeling in 2017—the highest since 2006, according to the latest report by the Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies. But which household projects can actually better their chances of selling their home one day? “Any time a buyer can walk into …

Buyers Beware of Outdated Advice

January 29, 2019 People who have gone through the homebuying process are often eager to give advice. But too often, these so-called insider tips may very well be outdated. Realtor.com® recently highlighted some of the most common advice home buyers may hear from their peers that no longer applies in the current housing market, including: “Wait for spring.” Buyers shouldn’t …