The Great News about rising prices


Recently there has been a lot of talk about home prices and if they are accelerating too quickly. In some areas of the country, seller supply (homes for sale) cannot keep up with the number of buyers out looking for a home, which has caused prices to rise. The great news about rising prices, … [Read more...]

Thinking going “for sale by Owner? – 5 good reasons Not to

Thinking going “for sale by Owner? - 5 good reasons Not to In today’s market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons why this might … [Read more...]

Study: Real Estate Cheapest in Fall, Winter

Your home buyers likely won’t want to shy away from the fall or winter months. They may score the best deals. Home sales prices in the nation’s largest metros typically peak during the summer but drop in the fall and are lowest in the winter, according to a new study from NerdWallet, in which … [Read more...]

The Reasons Behind 2017’s Color Trends


Every year, paint company Sherwin-Williams puts together a series of palettes to predict the hues and combinations that will influence interiors in the coming year. They look not only at paint swatches but also at the cultural forces behind a color’s popularity. Last week, representatives … [Read more...]

Fall Home Maintenance checklist


Getting your home ready for the cooler months can seem daunting. Between weather stripping windows, insulating exposed pipes and cleaning…   … [Read more...]

Owners Smarten Up Their Homes in Remodels

Renovating home owners are reaching for more “smart” home technology, according to the 2016 Houzz Smart Home Trends Survey, conducted with CEDIA, of nearly 1,000 home owners planning or in the midst of a home renovation project. Read more: The Safety Benefit of Smart Homes Nearly half of … [Read more...]

Harvest Haven Fall tour 2016 via Pinterest


Autumn home decor ideas and inspiration, cute pumpkins on the staircase, neutral colors … [Read more...]

Homes Are Getting More Affordable

Housing affordability may finally be showing signs of improvement, according to a new analysis of American Community Survey data. View NAR's Housing Affordability Index About 33.6 percent of households were cost-burdened in 2015, which means they spent more than 30 percent of their incomes on … [Read more...]

Fall Porch decorating ideas via Pinterest


From pumpkin topiaries and leaf garland to a Fall wreath with mini gourds, give your front porch style with these super easy Autumn Porch… … [Read more...]

4 Reasons to buy a home this Fall

It’s that time of year; the seasons are changing and with them come thoughts of the upcoming holidays, family get-togethers, and planning for a new year. Those who are on the fence about whether or not now is the right time to buy don’t have to look much further to find four great reasons to … [Read more...]