Category: Homeowners

Why not to make New Year’s resolutions 0

Why not to make New Year’s resolutions

Making New Year’s resolutions is a time-honored tradition, but is it one to keep? Recent studies indicate that the pressure of trying to keep a New Year’s resolution may do more harm than good....

Back to school tips 0

Back to school tips

It’s the time of year when the leaves on the trees begin to change colors, warm days begin to give way to chilly nights, and children head back to school. Back to school doesn’t...

How to listen to music 0

How to listen to music

For the highly visual (or simply very busy) person, listening to and appreciating new music can be a time-consuming and frustrating experience. Here are some quick mental tricks for enjoying all kinds of music....

How to look at art 0

How to look at art

We all know we should appreciate the great works of art, but sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. Art doesn’t have to be difficult or esoteric; a few simple mental exercises can...

Why should you make repairs before listing? 0

Why should you make repairs before listing?

Making repairs before listing your house seems like a big hassle, especially when you’re preparing to move. But the time and effort is worth it!   For one thing, repairs are simply unavoidable: problem...

Open house tips 0

Open house tips

It’s time for your open house! Are you ready? Take a moment to look over these tips to make sure your open house is a success.   Lock away all valuables. It’s a sad...

Why you should let your agent accompany potential buyers 0

Why you should let your agent accompany potential buyers

It can be nerve-wracking to entrust your house to an agent, especially when you’re hoping to attract a buyer: don’t let it scare you! Agent-accompanied visits are in your best interest.   The realtor...

You’ve listed the house, now what? 0

You’ve listed the house, now what?

Expect a lockbox and for sale sign to appear. Lockboxes are a great way to allow agents to access your home for viewings without sacrificing your security. Talk to your agent if you have...

Staging your house for a viewing 0

Staging your house for a viewing

You’re ready to list your house, but are you ready for the upcoming viewings? Try these quick tips to increase the visual appeal of your home!   Spruce up the entry point. This is...

Flaunt your outdoor space 0

Flaunt your outdoor space

If you’ve got a great backyard or other outdoor space, make it a major selling point for the house!   Plant a garden. A good basic flower or herb garden can add appeal to...