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. […]
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 […]
The number of homebuyers age 55 and older will grow over the next decade. At the recent International Builders’ Show in Orlando, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) talked about expanding market challenges and ways the industry can cater to this market segment. In one session, Deryl Patterson, president of Housing Design Matters in […]
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 […]
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 […]
Nicky Martz seeks out an expert about better understanding the difference between block and frame homes in new construction. Let’s meet Jim Shay, with Armstrong Homes, currently building homes in Stone Crest.