Winter Home Ownership Tip

It’s getting close to that time again…Winter is coming. Homeownership Quick Tip: Be sure to disconnect hoses from the outdoor faucet to help prevent freezing and cracking of water pipes. During cold spells,  if a garden hose is left connected, ice can form and pressure can build up in the water lines inside your home. OnceContinue reading “Winter Home Ownership Tip”

Selling Tips: Cleaning Out Clutter

In my experience, most buyers gravitate to the kitchen, master suite, and bathrooms first when looking at a property.  It is also pretty predictable that a guy will typically want to go to the basement first to check out the furnace, water heater, etc. (whether he knows anything about them or not!).   In thisContinue reading “Selling Tips: Cleaning Out Clutter”

Selling Your Property: Bathroom Tips

In my experience, most buyers gravitate to the kitchen, master suite, and bathrooms first when looking at a property.  It is also pretty predictable that a guy will typically want to go to the basement first to check out the furnace, water heater, etc. (whether he knows anything about them or not!).   In thisContinue reading “Selling Your Property: Bathroom Tips”

12 Interview Questions to Ask When Selecting an Agent

Selecting the right agent to represent you in the marketing and sale of your home is one of the most important decisions you will make. Here are 12 questions you might want to ask when interviewing and selecting your real estate agent: What systems do you have in place that will keep you in contactContinue reading “12 Interview Questions to Ask When Selecting an Agent”

Internet = Less Seasonality of Real Estate Sales

Ok, stop me if you’ve heard this one from one of the bazillion Realtors out there on social media:  there’s a housing shortage. Hopefully some of this information will help you make an informed decision if you are waiting until spring to list/purchase.  Bottom line, real estate is not as seasonal as it used toContinue reading “Internet = Less Seasonality of Real Estate Sales”