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Top Online Tools in Your Home-buying Toolbox

Top Online Tools in Your Home-buying Toolbox   When it comes to using real estate websites, Zillow.com leads the list of most popular in the U.S., with approximately 36 million unique visitors per month, followed…


New House? The DIY List of What to Tackle First

New House? The DIY List of What to Tackle First There is no short list of projects to tackle when you’re a new homeowner, especially if you’re moving in to a fixer upper house. So…


10 Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Home

An experienced realtor and a good read-through on the MLS listing can yield all kinds of helpful information in deciding whether or not a home is right for you. From the schools in the area,…


5 Tips for Moving During the Holidays

Moving in any season can feel a bit disruptive to normal life routines. And moving during the holidays? Although it might seem daunting, sometimes a relocation late in the year is the only option. Here…


7 Tips to Choosing the Right Neighborhood for Your Next Home

One of the top criteria homebuyers mention is finding a house in a safe neighborhood. But how can you tell if a neighborhood is the right fit for you?  Here are 7 different categories to…


How to Make a Stress-Free Move: Keys to Maintaining Mental Health

Experts tell us moving can be among the more stress-inducing life events because there are so many decisions to be made. So take advantage of some tried-and-true secrets to maintain your mental health, even in…


Selling a Home from Home: Tips to Boost Your Screen Appeal

Did you know that the majority of new home buyers are millennials? Born between 1980-1998, they also can’t wait to post a new pic of their home on social media!   According to the National…


Sleep On It: Tips for Finding the Best Mattress

“There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.” ― Homer, The Odyssey Whether you’re moving to a different size home, joining households with a new mate, looking for…


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…