The Home Buying Process- Step by Step

Ready to buy a home but not sure where to start? Follow these steps from our friends over at Zillow – we’d love to walk you through them! So the first thing you should do before you start the home buying process is to figure out whether owning a home is right for you. It may or may not be…

5 Tips for First-Time Home Sellers

Looking to change locations, increase square footage or downsize from your current home? Here are some great tips on selling your house from our friends at ZillowBlog.com! Selling a home is nothing like buying one. Whether you’ve been in the home for four years or 40, first-time sellers need to consider some important points before getting started. You need the right agent Unless…

Important Questions to Ask Your Realtor

Looking to list your home, or start the search for your first place? Or maybe you’d like some acreage or a fixer upper? The first step in any real estate transaction is to find a licensed Realtor to help you out. There are a ton of great agents out there – of course, we’re biased toward the awesome team at…

When Should Renters Become Buyers?

Considering making  the switch from renting to buying? Check out these tips and comments from real estate and financial experts, courtesy of ZillowBlog.com! Renters today face the highest monthly charges in history and costs just keep rising month after month. In fact, U.S. renters pay 30 percent of their monthly income on rents while homeowners pay just 15 percent on…

2 Easy DIY Projects for a Total Kitchen or Bathroom Refresh

Looking to start (or finish) a DIY home project by the end of the year? Check out these tips from ZillowBlog.com! Remember how during last year’s holiday dinner, you optimistically offered your home to host the entire family for the next big get-together? Fast-forward through the endless winter, the trees blooming again, and back into fall — you’re now only about…

QUICK! Clean Up Before Thanksgiving!

The holiday season is officially here, and with Thanksgiving just a few days away I’m sure many of you are panicking at the thought of cleaning your house AND preparing a meal for friends and family. I found these 10 great tips for getting your home “holiday ready” from Dorothy the Organizer – I think they’ll work for you! Whether…