Woman calling about a broken appliance
It’s a great feeling to be settled into your new home until the unavoidable happens — your first appliance or heating and cooling system breaks. No matter if it’s your…
Basement with blue and green walls
From extra storage space to a workout area, renovated basements can provide some much needed function and comfort in your home. If you’re looking to fix up your basement, here are…
couple doing a home remodel
When it comes time to sell your home, you may want to ask yourself this important question: How much money should I spend on renovating this house before it’s on…
How Much Does That Home Renovation Project Cost? [INFOGRAPHIC]
If you are a first-time homeowner, you might be unfamiliar with the cost of some common home renovation projects. Before you consider moving forward, check out the below infographic based on information…
Pumpkin Carving Hacks From a Pro [VIDEO]
October is here and there’s nothing quite like carving a pumpkin to get you into the Halloween spirit. Do you think you know everything there is about making a jack-o’-lantern?…
Keys to Homeownership: Closing
Congratulations, your offer has been accepted, the home passed inspection and you are finally ready for the closing. This is the last contractual hurdle you’ll face, but until the closing is…
Keys to Homeownership: Getting a Home Inspection
Before signing on the dotted line, it’s important to know what exactly comes with the new house you’re about to buy. In addition to that amazing kitchen, fabulous master bath and lush green…
Keys to Homeownership: Negotiating a Purchase Price
Congratulations, you found it …your dream home! Before you celebrate, though, you first have to put in an offer and come to an agreed-upon price between you and the seller. Negotiating…
Keys to Homeownership: Finding the Right Neighborhood
It’s no coincidence that one of the most popular and timeless pieces of advice in real estate is, “Location, location, location.” And while finding the “perfect” home is important, finding the…
Keys to Homeownership: Affording a Home
Ask any real estate professional what the first step in the home buying process should be, and they will almost always say “get pre-approved.” Many first-time buyers aren’t quite sure…