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Arranging Your Home for a Safe Holiday Season

Whether you’re planning a small or medium-sized holiday gathering this year, or, you’ve chosen to join the party remotely—we’ve put together a guide for safely arranging your home with holiday décor and a few additional tips to help your guests feel as comfortable as possible!   Re-position your holiday... Continue reading

What You Need to Know About Real Estate Appraisals

Whether you’re purchasing a home for the first time or it’s your second or third time around the block, staying informed about the details of real estate appraisals is crucial to ensuring you and your home are protected! Real estate appraisers play a key role in most home sales... Continue reading

Purchasing or Selling a Home through a Real Estate Auction

A real estate auction is an intense, accelerated marketing method of selling real estate property through open-cry, competitive bidding. These auctions help sellers because it makes sure buyers come prepared to buy, assures the property will be sold at true market value, and this quick disposal reduces long-term carrying... Continue reading

Your Guide to Purchasing a Foreclosed Home

It’s never been easier to find a foreclosed home for sale since there are so many online sites that now specialize in them. In today’s blog, we’re taking a closer look at the various types of foreclosures available as well as the process and how you can be sure... Continue reading

Everything You Need to Know About Buying a Second Home in Mexico

There are many different reasons why people consider Mexico to be an ideal place to buy a second home. In addition to being a cheaper alternative to Canada and the United States, Mexico has much lower property taxes. Furthermore, Mexico offers a much lower cost of living than Canada... Continue reading

The Ugly Truth About Buying A Fixer-Upper

There’s no denying that we live in the age of fixer-upper projects and happy homeowners with high ambitions. It makes sense—after all, we’re just trying to save wherever we can and ensure our decisions are cost effective. TV remodeling shows often make home improvements seem like a snap. However,... Continue reading

Unexpected Home Buying Costs

Purchasing your own home is incredibly different from renting and it’s important to realize there’s a slew of out of pocket costs that you’ll want to be prepared for! You may see a house listed at a particular price, but with so many extraneous costs these days it’s difficult... Continue reading

Your Amazing Guide to Renting VS Buying a House

Renting VS Buying: this debate continues to rage on between homeowners and renters. Who is actually getting the better deal? The truth is there are benefits for people in each stage of their lives with renting or buying. For some, building a family starts with buying a homestead. For... Continue reading

Tips For Reducing Stress While Working at Home

With the number of coronavirus cases continuing to rise, lots of people are working remotely from home in an effort to make sure that their families stay healthy. While working from home is safer and more convenient, it also has some environmental hindrances. Whether it’s your family quarantining with you, kids... Continue reading

Buying Your First Home – An Interview with One of Our A-Players

We sat down with our very own, Megan Gilbert to get the inside scoop for first-time home buyers! Megan and her fiancé finally found their forever home(yay!) and she’s sharing her journey with us to help others. She shares practical insight as well as details of her experience searching... Continue reading