Why Homeownership Matters Now More Than Ever

By | Buying A Home, General

  Study after study shows that no matter what generation Americans belong to, the vast majority believe that homeownership is an important part of their American Dream. The benefits of homeownership can be broken into two main categories: financial and non-financial (often referred to as emotional or social reasons.) For Americans approaching retirement age, one… Continued

February 16, 2019

The KonMari Method: Helping You Prep Your House For Sale

By | General, Home Tips

One of the biggest challenges sellers face when listing their house is decluttering. Cleaning out some of the more personal decorating choices allows buyers to imagine themselves living in the house. Those planning to sell soon are in luck! Marie Kondo, the inventor of the KonMari Method of Tidying Up,has gained popularity with her new Netflix series. She gives… Continued

February 6, 2019

Why Houses DO NOT Sell In A Strong Market

By | Selling Your Home

As we approach the end of the year, many homeowners find themselves asking the question, “If we’re currently in a strong real estate market, why won’t my house sell?” Below are the 5 most common reasons why a listing contract will expire: 1. The Price Sometimes when the market is hot, homeowners attempt to set their listing… Continued

January 4, 2019

4 Quick Reasons NOT To Fear A Housing Crash

By | General

  There is a lot of uncertainty regarding the real estate market heading into 2019. That uncertainty has raised concerns that we may be headed toward another housing crash like the one we experienced a decade ago. Here are four reasons why today’s market is much different: 1. There are fewer foreclosures now than there… Continued

December 20, 2018