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RECENT BLOG POSTS
So-called “smart” devices are increasingly popular, adding new features and functionality to just about every room in your home. One room that you might not consider for a smart upgrade is the kitchen, but you should. There are a number of sensors and connected devices that can transform your kit...
07/18/2021
 Some Highlights Buyers hoping for more homes to choose from may be in luck as housing inventory begins to rise. Many experts agree new sellers listing their homes is great news for buyers and the overall market. Although the supply increases are modest, more homes means more options for buyers. ...
07/17/2021
If you're thinking of buying a home, there really is no time like the present. With todays low mortgage rates, you have a great opportunity to get more home for your money. The challenge is inventory. Like you, many buyers want to capitalize on these market conditions, and its leading to more buy...
07/16/2021
Home prices have increased significantly over the last year, which in turn has grown the net worth of homeowners. Appreciation and home equity are directly linked as the value of a home increases, so does a homeowners equity. And with these recent gains, homeowners are witnessing their financial ...
07/15/2021
For some homeowners, trees are a major component of their landscaping. Trees can bring a lot of beauty to your yard while also providing shade and habitats for birds and other animals. Unfortunately, unkempt trees can be kind of ugly and in some cases may even be dangerous. If you’ve got trees on...
07/14/2021
For many young or first-time homebuyers, purchasing a home can feel intimidating. A recent survey shows some homebuyers ages 25 to 40 may be unsure about the homebuying process and what they can afford. It found: 1 in 4 underestimated their buying potential by 150k or more 1 in 4 underestimated t...
07/13/2021
There's no denying were in a sellers market. With low inventory and high buyer demand, homes today are selling above the asking price at a record rate. According to the latest Realtors Confidence Index Survey from the National Association of Realtors (NAR): Homes typically sell within 17 days (co...
07/12/2021
There are a lot of tools in the world, and some of them have some very specialized uses. Sometimes these uses are pretty obvious; a hammer is used to hammer nails, and a wrench is used to tighten nuts. Even tools that you think you’re familiar with might surprise you, though; a hammer is a hammer...
07/11/2021
 Some Highlights The amount of wealth Americans have stored in their homes has increased astronomically. On average, homeowners gained 33,400 in equity over the last 12 months, and the average equity on mortgaged homes is now 216,000. When its time to sell, your home equity can help accomplish yo...
07/09/2021
Selling a house is a time-consuming process especially if you decide to do it on your own, known as a For Sale By Owner (FSBO). From conducting market research to reviewing legal documents, handling negotiations, and more, its an involved and highly detailed process that requires a lot of experti...
07/08/2021