We suggest starting with a “To-Do” list. Here are 6 things you can start doing now, so when the For Sale sign goes up, you and your home are set up for success!   1. Connect with a professional real estate agent Realtors help provide comprehensive market information for your community and your home. […]

5 smart reminders for your home sellers

5 smart reminders for your home sellers

March 23, 2017 – Besides staging, sellers also should take a few more steps to ease the stress of their sale. Realtor.com® offers up some of the following often-overlooked tips: 1. Highlight improvements and any issues. “If you’ve owned your home for a while, make a list of all the problems you’ve solved for a […]

Home improvements: Which ones recoup the most money?

Home improvements: Which ones recoup the most money?

If a home improvement project costs $1,000, how much money will the homeowner get back if he sells the home – his return on investment (ROI)? In 2017, only attic insulation recoups more than its cost. The 2017 Cost vs. Value Report looked at 99 U.S. markets and compared the average cost of 29 remodeling […]

5 home design fads fading out in 2017

5 home design fads fading out in 2017

Shiplap and white-on-white kitchens may finally be falling out of favor. The two trends have dominated home design in recent years, but realtor.com says they’ll be fading fast in 2017. Here are some of the home design trends realtor.com predicts will fall to the wayside in the new year. Gray. Once the hottest color, gray […]