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Home DIY Projects For A Nice Return On Investment When Selling

Home DIY Projects For A Nice Return On Investment When Selling

Getting ready to sell your home can be a big challenge.  Not only do you have to clear a lot of your belongings out, and find a new home if you already haven’t, but you have to determine what improvements you need to make in order to sell your home for the highest price possible.  While there is a lot of information on larger projects that yield higher returns on investment, this blog focuses primarily on the smaller, quicker projects that you should add to your punch list before putting your home on the market. Remodeling Magazine’s Cost vs. Value Report for 2016 claims that the return on investment for remodeling is around 65% (of course there are a ton of variables based on location, type of project, and budget).  But, if you are doing your own small projects with no labor costs, you can bet you will get a decent, 65% (or likely better) rate of return.  


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Positive Real Estate Market Trends for the Summer of 2019!

Real Estate Market Update May 2019

Summer is almost here, and it is the perfect time of year to explore the many open houses that sprout up all throughout your favorite neighborhoods!  Likewise, it is a lovely time of year to get your own home on the market and have your own open house!  The housing market has been quite healthy so far in 2019, so it is a fair market for both buyers and sellers.  Reasonable interest rates, low unemployment, smart lending practices, and healthy consumer financial practices makes for a good market.  


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5 Tips For Choosing the Best Real Estate Agent

5 Tips for Choosing the best real estate agent

Selling your home is both exciting and stressful. Likewise, finding your forever home is thrilling but exhausting. Not only is sentimentality in play, but so is the sheer magnitude of such a large and long-term purchase. Therefore, it is extremely important that the real estate agent that is going to be taking care of buying and/or selling your home is the right agent for you. He or she needs to be someone that you trust and someone who truly understands you and your needs. You may be wondering how exactly you find that ‘just right’ person. Using our simple tips will help ensure that you are finding the best real estate agent to meet your needs.


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