There’s no denying that a beautiful lawn is one of the best ways to boost the curb appeal of your home. You can create a gorgeous green yard with just a few key strategies, and now is the time to start! Herbicide/Weed Control In late February through early March, apply a pre-emergent herbicide/weed control to […]
When it comes to home upgrades, they’re not all created equal in terms of getting a return for your money. Despite what HGTV leads us to believe, doing a bathroom renovation might not be the automatic boost to the resale value you assume it will be. So before you go spending thousands of dollars on […]
It’s common for people to think they can’t buy a new home because they can’t afford the down payment. If affording a monthly mortgage payment isn’t an issue, then don’t assume the down payment will prevent you from being able to buy! First-time homebuyers are often surprised by how many options there are for putting […]
Traditional thinking is that Spring is the best time to sell. And it’s true for many reasons that it is a great time of year to put your house on the market. Typically, things really kick-off in April, but research from realtor.com reveals that over the last few years, there has been an interesting trend […]
Selling a house is a huge financial decision that should be handled by a professional who’s going to give you the best client service as well as maximize your profit or savings.
This coming year the housing market will be defined by 3 things—inventory, interest rates, and appreciation. But the biggest issue the housing market will face in 2020 is an inventory shortage. There aren’t enough homes on the market for buyers, especially on the lower end of the market. This is a topic that has come […]
Inventory on the market today is low, especially among existing homes in the entry and middle-level tiers of the market. It is hovering well below the 6-month supply typically found in a more normal market, as shown in the graph below:With inventory being one of the biggest housing market challenges today, finding a starter home […]