With the beginning of fall, you see slightly cooler temperatures and can start spending more time enjoying your yard and doing things outdoors. No matter what your property offers or how you and your family like to spend your free time, there’s almost always something you can do to make your outdoor space more inviting […]
Whether it’s a cramped bedroom or an office nook, many homes have a small room that’s difficult to decorate.
Do you wish you could add more charm without forgoing square footage? Well, just because your space is limited, it doesn’t mean your style has to be.
An offer on your home moves you one step closer to the finish line in the selling process. And if you’re lucky, you’ll receive multiple offers from a range of bidders. The highest bid is the obvious choice, right? Not necessarily. Here’s what to consider before moving forward on an offer: Focus on your priorities. […]
Today, we celebrate Independence Day. I would like to wish each of you a wonderful time on this special day in American history. I hope you have a happy and safe holiday and are able to spend time with those you love. I would especially like to thank all those who have served, past and […]
June 1st marked the official open of hurricace season. Hurricanes cause billions of dollars of damage every storm season. Home owners who have property in the danger zone need to prepare in advance in order to not only protect their family, but their home as well. Having a structured plan in place can mean the […]
Did spending more time at home have you reconsidering your space? The quirks you lived with just a few months ago might not be so easy to dismiss when you’re stuck with them all day, every day. Here’s how to tell if your relationship with your house can recover or if it’s time to move […]
When starting the process of buying your first home or looking for your forever home getting your pre-approval should be one of your first steps after meeting with your realtor. Richard Ruble, with Vandyk Mortgage provided us with seven questions you shoud be sure to ask your mortgage officer during the mortgage process. Question 1:What […]
When you’re used to driving to the office every day, sitting through long meetings, and sharing a community microwave, working from home can sound pretty darn good. It’s a nice option to have, but working from home takes a special kind of discipline and flexibility. This is especially true if your spouse is also working […]
Buying a home is exciting! You have saved enough to make a comfortable down payment and determined that now is the right time to make the move. While you are looking forward to that new home, the process can feel overwhelming. You may find yourself wondering how do you even get started. Understanding the home […]
Inspections, appraisals, and automoted valuation models, while related, all have different functions but can be easily confused. Let’s take a closer look. Inspections: A property inspection is ordered by the buyer and is meant to be an unbiased look at the condition of the property. While not necessarily required by a lender, an inspection protects […]