Here are 10 helpful tips to get your home ready for winter. Check your HVAC system and schedule a maintenance appointment. Make sure your air filter(s) have been cleaned and/or replaced. If you have wood trim or a wood deck make sure that it is treated & protected. Do you have a concrete patio? If …

Thinking of selling your home whether it’s vacant, occupied or one that has been rented?  Consider the following tips. Before starting any project, speak to a realtor about what needs to be done verses what you think needs to be done. First de-clutter and set up piles that are will be donated or discarded. focus on …

Whether one is  buying or selling, the realtor  has to be concerned with many aspects of the process. The goal is to have a smooth transaction and  avoid any issues prior to closing. The realtor should do due diligence when listing a property or representing the buyer.  This includes but is not limited to, checking …

When Considering a rental an inspection is a useful tool to help pinpoint repairs that may be needed and not easily visible. Rental inspections are not typically done by a tenant but can inform you about possible problems before signing a lease.   Checking for radon, asbestos, lead paint, lead in the water and mold …

If you are a millennial and you are thinking of buying a home, now may be a good time to invest in a home. Your local real estate agent will be able to help you understand the market and find homes that fit your specific needs and wants. This is a huge financial decision so …

Spring has sprung and if you are looking to sell and attract first time home buyers or millennials, you may want to consider these ideas. These minor changes may help your home sell compared to other homes that are outdated.   Make sure your front  front door is inviting and has curb appeal. Replacing or …