What to Expect During a Home Inspection

Remember that line in Clueless? “She’s a full-on Monet […] It’s like a painting, see. From far away it’s okay, but up close it’s a big ol’ mess.”   Houses can be like that too, and a home inspection is your last chance as the buyer to find out what you’re really signing up for… Continue reading What to Expect During a Home Inspection

Boosting Curb Appeal Can Help You Sell Your Home Faster

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. For home sellers, your home’s first impression starts at the curb. A little time spent on your home’s curb appeal has the potential to pay off in big ways.   A study done by Michigan State University found a home with landscaping and some… Continue reading Boosting Curb Appeal Can Help You Sell Your Home Faster

Should You Buy or Sell First? Consider These 3 Factors

As a current homeowner, you’re already familiar with the home buying process: determine your wants and needs, find a REALTOR®, secure financing, and begin your house hunt. You’d think your second time around would be easier, but buying a new home when you already own a home is a uniquely challenging situation.    It’s generally… Continue reading Should You Buy or Sell First? Consider These 3 Factors

How to Pick the Perfect REALTOR®

With online home-finding tools at your fingertips, it can be tempting to go it alone when you’re buying and selling your home. While it might seem easy enough to DIY your home search, working with a licensed REALTOR® has distinct advantages.    Real estate agents adhere to a strict code of ethics and make it… Continue reading How to Pick the Perfect REALTOR®