I'm so glad you stopped by the blog! Think of this as a virtual chat between friends over coffee (or wine!) about local happenings, the local real estate market, home styling and information to inform and empower you when it comes to your biggest financial asset - your home.
When you’re selling your home, the goal is clearly to get the most you can for it—not just price, but net proceeds in your pocket. With the market as hot as it is right now, many people think they can save money by selling “off-market” and/or without an agent involved. I totally get why people […]
This tastefully updated 4 bed, 2.75 bath will have you swooning the minute you pull into the driveway. The open concept kitchen, dining and living room are the perfect space for relaxed evenings while downstairs bonus room and additional bedroom provide endless options. Fully fenced backyard and oversized deck make for the perfect summer oasis. […]
Do you want your living room to look like a page out of an interior design magazine? Here are 5 items you should incorporate to get the look: 1. A large area rug – this is the piece that pulls it all together! If you don’t want to splurge on a 9×12 rug, […]
Moving itself always has the tendency to sound stressful, but adding downsizing to the mix can seem daunting. There are certain challenges that come with downsizing, but that doesn’t mean it has to be more stressful. By changing the way you approach downsizing and moving, the experience can actually be a positive one. Downsizing gives […]
Our bedrooms are our space to get a good night’s sleep so we can wake up refreshed and recharged for the day! That’s why it’s important to create a space that feels peaceful and relaxing. Whether you’re looking for great staging tips to prep your home for sale or your Master bedroom is just in […]
Following passage of Senate Bill 5998, and starting in January 2020, owners of residential real estate will see some significant changes in their Real Estate Excise Tax (REET) obligations when they decide to sell. As it stands today, excise taxes are calculated at a at rate of 1.28% with municipalities adding their own tax on […]
The most critical step in successfully marketing and selling a home is setting the right list price. All sellers want the highest possible return on their property. Pricing the property too low obviously cannot provide the highest return. It’s less obvious, but true however, that pricing a property too high will produce less than the […]
If you've been thinking about buying your next home and aren't sure where to start when it comes to buying & selling at the same time, this guide is for you!