Three Reasons to Buy a Home this Fall

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October 1, 2018

  While the spring and summer are considered peak seasons for home sales, the fall season presents unique opportunities for savvy homebuyers. Consider the following benefits as you shop for a home this fall. Big Savings When you buy a house, you may want to make some enhancements to put your personal touch on it to make it your home. Did you know Consumer Reports recommends homebuyers coordinate their home…


Gen X Experiences a Boom in Home Equity

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September 5, 2018

According to a recent study, Gen Xers (those born between 1965 – 1983) experienced some of the biggest decreases in home equity during the great recession. However, nearly 10 years later, the median net worth of these same homeowners has risen by 115%. Based on an analysis of Federal Reserve data, the study finds that Gen Xers are the only generation of households to recover the wealth they lost during…


Top 5 Home Remodeling Projects that Add Value

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August 1, 2018

You are living the dream of homeownership, but you want to make sure your home maintains that charm and comfort that attracted you to it in the first place. Well, the “Remodeling Impact Report” from the National Association of REALTORS® includes great information on the upgrades you should consider and what you may expect in return on investment. Here are the top 5 home remodeling projects with building equity in…


Back to Black: Debunking 5 Paint Myths

Back to Black: Debunking 5 Paint Myths
March 17, 2014

Paint trends have changed over the past few years. Traditionally, it was popular for people to paint their interiors using creams and whites. Blues and grays began exploding in popularity about 10 years ago, but now things are turning dark. Designers and homeowners have embraced black, navy and charcoal to create a statement. If you are skeptical about using dark colors, it may be because you have been misled by…


Colorful Front Doors

January 21, 2014

Does your home need a dash of personality? Do you want your home to convey a certain vibe? Are you on a budget? Do you like to play with color? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, then you might want to jump on the latest style trend in home exteriors – colorful front doors! A coat of vibrant fresh paint gives an instant face-lift to any house…