Don’t overdo it

Don’t overdo it

Homeowners who are preparing to sell realize there’s a bit of competition out there. While presenting your home in model condition is one of the...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Rubbing elbows

Rubbing elbows

At some point in your life you’re likely to find yourself either buying or selling a home. When that time comes, you might want to ask yourself ...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Foreclosure: You’re not alone

Foreclosure: You’re not alone

Foreclosure. The very term strikes fear into the heart of any homeowner. There are fewer now than in 2008 through 2013, but some homeowners still find...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Back to basics

Back to basics

OK, it’s time to return to Real Estate 101. The biggest reason that homes remain unsold is that they are overpriced.For many sellers, this lesso...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Suggestions for the vacant home

Suggestions for the vacant home

If you move out of your home while it’s on the market, you’ll expect your real estate agent to help you handle day-to-day issues with your...

August 26th, 2017 |  


Transforming your home office into a creative ‘sweet spot’

By Lisa A. FlamAssociated PressDesha Peacock believes that everyone should have their own space at home where they can do the work that brings them jo...

August 26th, 2017 |  


The uninvited pest

The uninvited pest

When you prepare an offer to purchase a home, be sure that “uninvited guests” don’t appear in your home after the closing. The guest...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Two sides of the same coin

Two sides of the same coin

How would you place a value on your home? More critically, how would you put a price on your home? Sounds like the same question, but it suggests the ...

August 12th, 2017 |  


Curtain’s up: Fall decor takes the style stage

By Kim CookAssociated PressTheatrical silhouettes. Stirring colors. Compelling patterns. This fall, we’re seeing decor that confidently takes th...

August 12th, 2017 |  


Multipurpose furniture: when a couch isn’t just a couch

By Katherine RothAssociated PressNEW YORK (AP) — It’s not always enough for a couch to be a couch.Sometimes, especially when space is tigh...

August 12th, 2017 |