Pros and Cons of Living in Condos

Condos or condominiums are privately owned residences inside of a larger building or a community. All the units share common areas and amenities like pool, fitness center, lawns, etc. Condos are very popular nowadays because of the lower price in comparison with other options, as well as less maintenance. Condos are a real estate concept […]

8 Backyard Features That Boost Your Home’s Value or ‘Chill’ Factor

https://www.homelight.com/blog/backyard-features-that-add-value/ Activities like running, hiking, and camping attract about 13.6 million Americans each year—but perhaps the easiest way to enjoy the outdoors is just chilling in the backyard. “You’re not going to find a better place than your backyard where you can hang out and relax,” said Ida Schwartz, a top selling agent in Miami Beach, Florida, with […]

Home Staging Trends to Look Out for in 2021

The real estate market remains hot despite tough economic times. How can you design your home in a way that makes it sell? Here are eight of the hottest home staging trends to look out for in 2021. 1. Repairing and Cleaning Items Increased interest in environmental sustainability measures has influenced home fashion. Repairing and […]

How to Prepare Your Home for Ice in Winter and Rain in Spring

With the beauties of each season can come challenging weather conditions that sometimes damage homes and property. As you take steps to protect your house from winter’s ice and snow or springtime rain and wind, consider all aspects of the structure that may need to be updated or enhanced for adequate protection. Roof and Gutters […]

Selling Your Home? How to Stage It for Maximum Resale Value

There’s no denying that staging can dramatically speed up the process of selling a home in any market. Better yet, staging will often pay for itself and then some by eliciting higher offers from prospective buyers. Here are a few staging tips sure to work wonders for any seller. Gussy up the Windows and Doors […]

Home, at Last: Top Things to Look for in a Starter Home

Image Source: Pixabay Getting Your Financial House in Order You might already be daydreaming about decorating your new digs, but if your finances aren’t on point, that dream may well remain just that–a dream. So the first step in landing your starter home is to work on building a strong credit history. After all, no […]

Home, at Last: Top Things to Look for in a Starter Home

You’ve thought about it. Dreamt about it. Planned, scrimped, and saved for it. Now it’s here. Time to start the search for the perfect starter home. But there is probably going to be a lot more to finding your first home than you might have expected. Getting Your Financial House in Order You might already […]

4 Areas of Your Home You Didn’t Know Drastically Affect If Your Home Sells or Not

Once you decide to sell your home, the race is on to sell it as quickly as possible. A fast sale will help you move on to your next step without having to worry about taking on a second mortgage or constantly keeping your home perfectly clean for potential buyers. While there is no single […]

Effective Staging Tactics to Sell Properties Fast

Getting properties on and off the market quickly means higher commissions. Staging is a proven method for selling properties faster and for getting offers at or above the asking price. Are some staging tactics more effective than others? Boost Curb Appeal What do potential buyers see when they drive up to the property? If it […]