Advice for Downsizing

When does less become more? It happens gradually, as we age. What we begin to realize is that the less you have, the less you need to pay for and the less you need to take care of. When you finally decide to downsize, although the decision sounds simple, there ... Read More...

Advice for Today’s First-Time Homebuyers

A recent article in RISMedia’s Housecall (First-Time Homebuyers: Financial Missteps and Opportunities) looked at the profile of first-time real estate buyers. Single women continue to outpace single men as homebuyers, according to the National Association of homebuyers, while single men only made up 8%. The profile also shows that women ... Read More...

The Eco-Friendly Condo

Over the years, our world has become increasingly conscious of the environment. People are working to protect the planet all around the world, from massive conservation efforts to things we do every day in our homes. This is great – but it can be tough to truly “go green” when ... Read More...

Advice for Creating a Home Inventory

Once new homeowners are settled in their new place with most of the boxes emptied and their contents put away, it is important to consider creating a home inventory. In the unfortunate event that your valuables are ever lost or stolen or possibly destroyed by a flood or fire, having ... Read More...

Financial Advice for First-Time Homebuyers

2018 may be the year you have finally decided to purchase a home. As you move ahead with your planning, understand that your current financial situation is a primary consideration above all else. Megan Wild, in a current edition of RISMedia’s Housecall, offers five financial resolutions which will enable you ... Read More...

Questions To Ask Before Selling Your Condo

Realtors across the country agree: 2018 is a seller’s market. If you’ve considered selling your condo, now is the time to do it. Selling real estate is a big deal and jumping in without the right know-how can lead to real trouble! I already know what you’re thinking: It’ll be fine. ... Read More...

2018 Real Estate Trends to Watch

What real estate trends can we expect in 2018? It looks like good news for owners as home sales are expected to soar. However, the bad news is that buyers will need to be competitive as demand far exceeds supply. Here are some tips from financial adviser Dave Ramsey to help ... Read More...

Bedroom Design Trends for 2018

Your bedroom should be the most comfortable room in your home - the coziest place and the one that calls to you after a long day. Nothing beats coming home to luxurious comfy space. Here is a look at a number of design trends in 2018 for the bedroom. Erin ... Read More...

Understanding the Resale Certificate

You found the perfect condo. Love at first sight! The unit’s layout is ideal. Everything, including the pool and surrounding deck, the fully-equipped fitness center, the lush landscaping, are all on your wish list. BUT, before you sign the sales contract, you need to research all of the facts concerning ... Read More...