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People move for all sorts of reasons. Sometimes it’s for a career change or to pursue educational opportunities. Other homeowners might opt to move when their current home is either a bit too small or maybe too large for their needs. But there’s one thing that all homeowners who are moving have in common. They are all faced with the decision of what to do with their current home. One option is to keep it and turn it into a rental property. Some homeowners look to sell so they can put any p... read more
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You’ve heard the old adage about the chicken and the egg. But which comes first when you’re buying and selling a home? Maybe you’ve decided to move, but you’re not sure whether you should sell your current home before buying another one, or should you buy a new home, then sell your current one? Like with a lot of the decisions involved with moving, you really have to figure out which is the better option for your individual needs. There is no single best answer. Here are some f... read more
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It’s never easy coping with the loss of a parent or loved one. Taking the next steps to determine what happens to their home is often a challenging part of settling their affairs. Being prepared is crucial in making the process go as smoothly as possible. Perhaps you have inherited property after the death of a loved one. Here are some tips for preparing to deal with the sale of an inherited home. Consult With Professionals- If you want to make the process go as smoothly as possible, don&... read more
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How to Pick a Real Estate Agent when Selling Your Home

Posted by Kate Spears on February 26, 2017 in  For Sellers
So you’ve decided you want to sell your home. How exciting! This is a big decision and not one to enter into lightly. Are you ready to choose a real estate agent to work with? This is a crucial step in the process of selling your home. According to the 2016 NAR Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, 64% of sellers found their real estate agent through a referral from a friend, neighbor, or relative or used an agent they had worked with before to buy or sell a home. What’s more, the ... read more
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Lawn Care Tips to Increase Your Home's Value

Posted by Kate Spears on February 22, 2017 in  Add Value  For Sellers  Spring
Homeowners are always looking for ways to increase the value of their home. Whether you want to stay in your current home for a few more years or you see yourself selling in the near future, it’s never a bad idea to choose outdoor projects that add value to your property. Most people think increasing their home’s value involves major remodeling or expensive updates, and these are options to consider. But did you know one of the easiest ways to increase the value of your home is by adding s... read more
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