Top Flooring Trends in 2020

Top Flooring Trends in 2020

A new year is officially upon us—and with a new year comes new design trends. If you’re thinking about selling your home, it’s important to keep your finger on the pulse of what’s trending in the interior design space and what buyers are looking for—and that includes flooring. In a recent article from realtor.com, design experts [...]

What do You Want to Know About iBuyers?

What do You Want to Know About iBuyers?

Redfin, OpenDoor, Zillow Offers...... I don't know about you, but I receive mailers and pop up ads all the time from people wanting to buy my home.  There are even private investors sending me mailings on occasion.  I have no interest in selling my home.  And frankly, when I am ready to sell.... I want [...]

How’s the 2020 Market Looking?

How’s the 2020 Market Looking?

  A recent article on Forbes provided several expert's predictions for the coming year. Here are the biggest takeaways from the article, with a link to the full article at the bottom of this post: Mortgage rates will stay low- or maybe go lower. According to Odeta Kushi, deputy chief economist at title insurance and [...]

4 Tips for Making the Decluttering Process Go Smoothly

4 Tips for Making the Decluttering Process Go Smoothly

The hardest part of any project is getting started, don’t overthink this – pick a room or place to start and jump in! Below are a few tips that can make the whole process easier. Tip #1: Start Small If you view your decluttering project on a large scale, you'll end up feeling overwhelmed. For [...]

Selling Your Home in a Slower Market

Selling Your Home in a Slower Market

The housing market is a little slow these days.  And that's normal. The market typically slows in the fall because many buyers decide to take the holidays off, focusing their time (and funds) on other things.....figuring they'll get back to searching for a home sometime late-January when the hustle and bustle of the season is [...]

Prepare Your Home for Winter

Prepare Your Home for Winter

1. Inspect Your Roof Winter weather can hurt your home’s roof in many ways. High winds, heavy rain or snowfall can cause strain, and excess leaves or debris could clog gutters and create build-up on the roof. A damaged roof will significantly impact your home’s value, and it’s easier (and cheaper) to take precautionary steps now [...]

LISTING TIP: How Complete Is the Listing Data?

LISTING TIP:  How Complete Is the Listing Data?

It's so frustrating when I'm working as a buyer's agent, and I'm looking at a listing in the RMLS and many of the fields are left blank. The other frustration is the lack of 'commentary' provided.  While the RMLS does limit the number of characters we can use to describe the home, I do my [...]

20 Tips for Selling Your Home

The top goal of most sellers is to get your home sold for the best price possible!  There are many small projects you can do to help make that happen... If you'd like more information on what you should consider when planning to sell your home... please download my free eBook! Not sure where to [...]