Let’s say you purchased a home 20 years ago, raised your family, the children are all living elsewhere and you don’t want or need such a big home any longer.
Big Shopping Malls are in decline. With the rise of companies like Amazon.com and the ability to shop from the convenience of your kitchen table, in your jammies, the standard shopping malls slowly going out of business.
Realtors are always talking about comps. If you have never worked in Real Estate, nor have you bought or sold a home, you might be thinking, what’s a comp and why is it such a big deal?
It’s hard to talk about yourself without sounding either deprecating or boastful, but I am going to try and tell you about myself with out sounding like either of those. I believe that I have a gift for helping people. It probably sounds clichéd, I know, but in this case I think it’s true. As […]
This is a great market right now, no doubt about it. Because it’s such a great market, you may be tempted to sell your home yourself. In very few circumstances would this be a good idea, in fact, it’s almost never a good idea.
Anyone can have sod installed, plant a few bushes, perhaps a tree or two and be done with their back yard. If you want something more interesting, something which will demand less watering and care, then you will need to do some research, and perhaps some prep work.
Open House. Some sellers think that open houses are the best way to sell their home. If a Realtor isn’t holding their home open every weekend, well, they just aren’t doing their job. That’s just not true.
I think I might differ a little with some of these findings, but overall, buyers are refining what they want in their homes. Most want some sort of formal dining space, but not necessarily an entire room dedicated to dining. They almost always want the kitchen to feel open and airy, with a family room […]
Let’s face it, most of us don’t have the eye, or the talent of an interior designer. I have a pretty good eye, have spent a veritable lifetime showing and previewing properties, and I still think that staging your home when it’s for sale is a great idea. This room is lovely, but for […]
Traditionally the buying and selling season for Real Estate begins in Mid-April and winds down around the end of August. People with families are most likely to want to move in the summer time so as not to disrupt their children’s education.
Romantic Bedroom Designs, from Houzz, for all different styles of homes, from Traditional to Contemporary There are times in everyone’s life when a little Romance is what we need. Does your master suite feel romantic? Is it looking a little dated? Do you breathe a sigh of relief when you enter the room? For so […]
Frenchman’s Creek is a place that has been much sought after in the past 15 years. I can share all the facts about this beautiful community, but to truly understand why so many people want to live there, you need to experience it. From the pristine, manicured private golf courses, to the private beach club […]