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Out of the Box: Top Tips for Handling Your Moving Materials

Moving a household comes with any number of packing materials, from donated boxes you receive from a friend or co-worker, to purchased wardrobes, to specialty crates. The excitement of finding a new place to live…


Check That List: Top 10 Places to Update Your New Address 

Not only is making a move a big change for you and yours, it’s also significant for everyone who tries to connect with you moving forward. And just because an organization or service doesn’t regularly…


Can Scents Help Sell Your Home? The Power of A Smell

Did you know that certain smells have the power to improve our mood and boost productivity? And for many people, the beauty of fall evokes warm memories of sweet and savory scents. Whether it’s your…


Top Trends in Home Offices

As the events of 2020 have required many of us to work from home, it could be the perfect time for freshening up your personal workplace. A recent survey by Mercer, an HR consulting firm,…


Make Moving Fun: How to Enjoy the Monumental Task

For many homeowners, there is nothing more dreaded or daunting than the thought of moving: packing for days or even weeks, fighting to find items already organized and packed, and then arriving at a new…


Cut Down on Clutter: Organizing Your Paperwork Fast

No matter how organized you consider yourself, the onslaught of household paperwork has likely threatened your sanity at one time or another. From junk mail to bills to your toddler’s artwork, we know that paper…


Site Unseen: What You Need to Know to Make an Offer

The thought of making a purchase without seeing what you’re buying may sound a bit foolish, but now imagine that purchase is the most expensive one you’ll ever make. As crazy as it may sound,…


The Ins and Outs of Home Inspections

Moving isn’t exactly cheap, and while there are plenty of costs you’ve probably accounted for, there are just as many that are easy to overlook until it’s time to pay the bill. A home inspection…


Walkable Cities: The Newest Priority on Your Homebuyer List

In the past several months, many of us have come to appreciate some of life’s simplicities: getting out for a bike ride, strolling through the neighborhood with family, or walking to a favorite outdoor eatery….


Closing Costs: Don’t Be Caught off Guard

Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, adequately preparing for closing costs before signing on the dotted line can save you from some serious last minute shock. Though your lender will give you an estimate…