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Should I Refinance My Home?
07/16/2019
Should I Refinance My Home?

Should I Refinance My Home?

With the recent lower interest rates, many homeowners are wondering if they should refinance. To decide if refinancing is the best option for your family, start by asking yourself these questions: Why do you want to refinance? There are many reasons to refinance, but here are three of the most

Home Price Appreciation Forecast
07/15/2019
Home Price Appreciation Forecast

Home Price Appreciation Forecast

Questions continue to come up about where home prices will head throughout the rest of this year, as well as where they may be going over the few years beyond. We’ve gathered current data from the industry’s most reliable sources to help answer these questions: The Home Price Expectation Survey ...

Is Your First Home Now Within Your Grasp? [INFOGRAPHIC]
07/12/2019
Is Your First Home Now Within Your Grasp? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Is Your First Home Now Within Your Grasp? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: According to the US Census Bureau, “millennials” are defined as 18-36-year-olds. According to NAR’s latest Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, the median age of all first-time home buyers is 32. More and more “old millennials” (25-36) are realizing that homeownership is w

Americans’ Powerful Belief in Homeownership as an Investment
07/11/2019
Americans’ Powerful Belief in Homeownership as an Investment

Americans’ Powerful Belief in Homeownership as an Investment

The Federal Reserve Bank (The Fed) recently released their 2019 Survey of Consumer Expectations Housing Survey. The survey reported that 65% of Americans believe homeownership is a good financial investment. Since 2014, the percentage has increased by over nine percent.The Fed’s survey also showed

4 Tips to Sell Your Home Faster
07/10/2019
4 Tips to Sell Your Home Faster

4 Tips to Sell Your Home Faster

Since June of last year, we have seen an increase in the inventory of homes for sale month per month. Every spring and summer, the inventory increases because people want to sell their home. For those with children, they may want to be in their new home for the beginning of the school year. If yo

5 Powerful Reasons to Own Instead of Rent
07/09/2019
5 Powerful Reasons to Own Instead of Rent

5 Powerful Reasons to Own Instead of Rent

Owning a home has great financial benefits. In a recent research paper, Homeownership and the American Dream, Laurie S. Goodman and Christopher Mayer of the Urban Land Institute explained: “Homeownership appears to help borrowers accumulate housing and nonhousing wealth in a variety of ways, wit

Now’s the Time to Move-Up and Upgrade Your Current Home!
07/08/2019
Now’s the Time to Move-Up and Upgrade Your Current Home!

Now’s the Time to Move-Up and Upgrade Your Current Home!

Homes priced at the top 25% of the price range for a particular area of the country are considered "premium homes." In today’s real estate market, there are deals to be had at the higher end! This is great news for homeowners wanting to upgrade from their current house. Much of the demand for hou

10 Steps to Buying a Home This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]
07/05/2019
10 Steps to Buying a Home This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]

10 Steps to Buying a Home This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: If you are thinking of buying a home, you may not know where to start. Here is a simple list of 10 steps that you will go through to purchase a home. Make sure to ask your agent for details about each step and what else may be required in your area!

Is Mortgage Debt out of Control?
07/03/2019
Is Mortgage Debt out of Control?

Is Mortgage Debt out of Control?

The housing crisis of the last decade was partially caused by unhealthy levels of mortgage debt. Homeowners were using their homes as ATMs by refinancing and swapping their equity for cash. When prices started to fall, many homeowners found themselves in a negative equity situation (where the

Millennials Are Increasing the Demand for Condominiums
07/02/2019
Millennials Are Increasing the Demand for Condominiums

Millennials Are Increasing the Demand for Condominiums

When deciding to buy a home, people are presented with many different options. The type of home you buy depends on your needs, budget, and in many cases, the desired maintenance level. For many millennials, their choice has been buying a condominium! According to CoreLogic, “Last year about 43%

Top 5 Reasons You Should NOT FSBO
07/01/2019
Top 5 Reasons You Should NOT FSBO

Top 5 Reasons You Should NOT FSBO

Rising home prices coupled with a lack of inventory in today’s market may cause some homeowners to consider selling their home on their own (known in the industry as a For Sale By Owner). However, a FSBO might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers. The top 5 reasons are listed below:

Americans Rank Real Estate Best Investment for 6 Years Running! [INFOGRAPHIC]
06/28/2019
Americans Rank Real Estate Best Investment for 6 Years Running! [INFOGRAPHIC]

Americans Rank Real Estate Best Investment for 6 Years Running! [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Real estate has outranked stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, and bonds as the best long-term investment among Americans for the last 6 years. Stock owners are more positive about real estate than stocks as an investment. Of the 4 listed, real estate is the o

Know What to Expect at Your Home Inspection
06/27/2019
Know What to Expect at Your Home Inspection

Know What to Expect at Your Home Inspection

So you made an offer and it was accepted. Now, your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing. Agents oftentimes make your offer contingent on a clean home inspection. This contingency allows you to renegotiate the price you paid for the home, ask the sellers to cover repairs, or i

Before You Look for Your Dream Home: Know What You Want vs. What You Need!
06/26/2019
Before You Look for Your Dream Home: Know What You Want vs. What You Need!

Before You Look for Your Dream Home: Know What You Want vs. What You Need!

In this day and age of being able to shop for anything anywhere, it is really important to know what you’re looking for when you start your home search. If you’ve been thinking about buying a home of your own for some time now, you’ve probably come up with a list of things that you’d LOVE to...

Having a Professional on Your Side Makes All the Difference!
06/25/2019
Having a Professional on Your Side Makes All the Difference!

Having a Professional on Your Side Makes All the Difference!

In today’s fast-paced world where answers are a Google search away, there are some who may wonder what the benefits of hiring a real estate professional to help them in their home search are. The truth is, the addition of more information causes more confusion. Shows like Property Brothers, Fixer

Stop Wondering What Your Budget Is & Get Pre-Approved!
06/24/2019
Stop Wondering What Your Budget Is & Get Pre-Approved!

Stop Wondering What Your Budget Is & Get Pre-Approved!

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show that you are serious about buying your dream home is to get pre-qualified

4 Reasons to Sell This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]
06/22/2019
4 Reasons to Sell This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]

4 Reasons to Sell This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale. This means that buyers are often competing with one another for the few listings that are available. Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply needed to sustain a normal housing market. Now may be t

A very special and sincere thank you goes out to all of those who have served & are serving in the United States Armed F...
05/27/2019

A very special and sincere thank you goes out to all of those who have served & are serving in the United States Armed Forces. Your dedication and sacrifice are what makes our country outstanding. Celebrate and pay honor to our military men and women and above all else, have a safe and wonderful holiday. #MemorialDay

Moms really do it all! Happy Mother's Day. #HappyMothersDay
05/12/2019

Moms really do it all! Happy Mother's Day. #HappyMothersDay

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05/05/2019

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These tips and shortcuts will have your home gleaming in no time.
05/04/2019
A Smarter Way to Clean Your Home

These tips and shortcuts will have your home gleaming in no time.

Take this guided tour of your home — from the kitchen and bathroom to the bedroom and living areas — to learn the basic rules of cleaning that will help you clean thoroughly and efficiently, starting now.

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05/01/2019

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04/22/2019

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It's Tax Time! 4 Great Apps for Tracking Expenses
04/15/2019
It's Tax Time! 4 Great Apps for Tracking Expenses

It's Tax Time! 4 Great Apps for Tracking Expenses

Eliminate the stress and mess of organizing receipts. It's easy to snap a quick photo of your receipts with your mobile device. Combine that with a snazzy app for managing expenses, and you just made your life a lot easier.

6 Tips for Using Flowers to Boost Curb Appeal
04/10/2019
6 Tips for Using Flowers to Boost Curb Appeal

6 Tips for Using Flowers to Boost Curb Appeal

Unleash some flower power to increase your home's curb appeal. There's a method to leveraging all those petals to help your property bloom. Here are some tips for getting started.

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04/04/2019

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04/01/2019

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03/17/2019

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03/09/2019

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3 Tips for Tackling Spring Cleaning
03/07/2019
3 Tips for Tackling Spring Cleaning

3 Tips for Tackling Spring Cleaning

Before the springtime festivities begin, homeowners have a task that many would probably prefer to skip Spring cleaning. Here are a few ways to get organized and tackle clutter so you can get back to enjoying the warmer weather.

Technology and real estate can be confusing, but fear not! These tech tools can help simplify the lives of any homebuyer...
02/28/2019
4 Ways Tech is Used in Real Estate

Technology and real estate can be confusing, but fear not! These tech tools can help simplify the lives of any homebuyer or seller. #Technology

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Our best "furriends" can struggle with moving to a new home. Help your favorite four-legged animal adjust to a move with...
02/20/2019
Paw-sitive Reinforcement: 5 Ways to Help Pets Adjust After a Move

Our best "furriends" can struggle with moving to a new home. Help your favorite four-legged animal adjust to a move with these 5 tips. #LoveYourPetDay

Moving can be stressful for every family member – including the four-legged ones. Follow these tips to reduce your pet's anxiety during a move.

Millions of singles are out there and they, too, want a piece of the American Dream — homeownership. #SingleAwarenessD...
02/14/2019
Top 5 Cities for Solo Homebuyers

Millions of singles are out there and they, too, want a piece of the American Dream — homeownership. #SingleAwarenessDay

Single homebuyers are flocking to these cities that combine low housing costs with easy access to local attractions.

Will Phil see his shadow this year? #GroundhogDay
02/02/2019

Will Phil see his shadow this year? #GroundhogDay

Bust out your coveralls and grab a brush—beat cabin fever by splashing a new pop of color onto that bedroom wall or ha...
01/31/2019
Five Shades of Paint to Fend Off Your Winter Blues

Bust out your coveralls and grab a brush—beat cabin fever by splashing a new pop of color onto that bedroom wall or hallway to brighten things up! #WinterBlues

If the chilly weather has you stuck inside and you've played every board game and binge-watched your favorite show to the series' end let's focus some of that holiday spirit back onto your house!

Today is the day for dreaming. Happy MLK Day. #MLKDay
01/21/2019

Today is the day for dreaming. Happy MLK Day. #MLKDay

How to organize your business with 5 easy apps!
01/10/2019
Five Apps That Can Help You Get Organized in 2019

How to organize your business with 5 easy apps!

Many of us feel like we increasingly have to do more with less time. Fortunately, there are some great apps out there that can sensibly bring more order to your life and business!

Millionaire to Millennials: Don’t Rent a Home… Buy!
02/06/2018
Millionaire to Millennials: Don’t Rent a Home… Buy!

Millionaire to Millennials: Don’t Rent a Home… Buy!

In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bach explained that: “The biggest mistake millennials are making is not buying their first home.” He goes on to say that, “If you want to build real financial security, real wealth for your lifetime, then you need to buy a home.” Bach went on to...

Whether You Rent or Buy, Either Way You're Paying a Mortgage!
02/05/2018
Whether You Rent or Buy, Either Way You're Paying a Mortgage!

Whether You Rent or Buy, Either Way You're Paying a Mortgage!

There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize, however, that unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s. As Entrepreneur Magazin...

5 Reasons Homeowners Can Throw Better Super Bowl Parties! [INFOGRAPHIC]
02/02/2018
5 Reasons Homeowners Can Throw Better Super Bowl Parties! [INFOGRAPHIC]

5 Reasons Homeowners Can Throw Better Super Bowl Parties! [INFOGRAPHIC]

Highlights: Watching the big game at home with your friends & family offers many advantages. There’s more room to entertain a large crowd and you don’t have to worry about complaints to your landlord if you cheer too loudly! The kitchen is big enough to make as many appetizers as you

Bidding Wars Abound… How Long Will They Continue?
02/01/2018
Bidding Wars Abound… How Long Will They Continue?

Bidding Wars Abound… How Long Will They Continue?

Just like with any product or service, the law of supply and demand impacts home prices. Any time that there is less supply than the market demands, prices increase. In many areas of the country, the supply of homes for sale in the starter and trade-up home markets is so low that bidding wars hav

Study Shows "Millennials Deserve More Credit"
01/31/2018
Study Shows "Millennials Deserve More Credit"

Study Shows "Millennials Deserve More Credit"

When it comes to talking about millennials, there are many stereotypes out there that have influenced the way the public feels about the generation. Whether it’s the assumption that millennials are irresponsible with money and would rather buy avocado toast than save for a down payment, or that mi...

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