Resale Value? What factors affect worth of your house?

Every home is different.  Many factors affect how your home’s value is arrived at: location, age, renovations, etc.    Plus, home values vary widely over time – if you are in a seller’s market, your home is worth more; if the market hits rock bottom, your home’s estimated value will reflect that. If you are thinking … Continued

Misunderstandings that kill home sales

Misunderstandings that kill home sales What you see isn’t always what you get when it comes to home furnishings.  You may think that because you saw what you thought was a fixture that comes with the home, it will still be there once you take possession.  That’s not always the case, and misunderstandings over what … Continued

Home Appraisals – What a Buyer Needs to Know

You can’t get a mortgage without having the home you want to purchase appraised.  Many buyers look at this as just another annoying hoop they have to jump through in order to buy a house.  However, an appraisal can make or break the sale, so here is what you need to know to make sure … Continued


So You Wanna Sell Your Home? Step 1: Whip It Into Shape By Angela Colley January 6, 2016 If you’re looking to sell your home during prime house-shopping season this spring, you’d better get cracking now. After all, it’s not as easy as slapping an ad on Craigslist; if you want your humble abode to stand … Continued

Home Selling Points That Are Often Ignored in Listings

It’s really easy to sell a house that’s located in a great neighborhood, with breathtaking views on a gorgeous wooded 5 acre site, with European appliances and a ton of over-the-top amenities.  But what if your house is average and is located in a mid-range neighborhood? What can you do to make it stand out from other real … Continued