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The Ugly Truth About Buying A Fixer-Upper: What to Look Out For

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. However, while the final glam shot of the fixer-upper approach always appears... 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

Renting VS Buying a House: Weighing the Advantages of Home Ownership

Recently, many people have realized that although home ownership may be a popular long-term goal as well as a symbol of stability and success, this option may not be the most sustainable for their current lifestyle. We put together an easy guide to help you weigh out the pros... 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

Selecting the Right Flooring for Your Home

Now is the time when folks begin their home projects. With summer upon us, we want to take some time to focus on a popular project trend that we’re seeing…installation of new flooring. Out with the old and in with the new—it seems that more homeowners than ever are... Continue reading

How to Select the Right Color Palette for Your Home

Spring is the perfect time to freshen up your walls with a new coat of paint! Step 1: Choosing the right color for each room! This can often be a daunting task, but, we’re taking the confusion out of it by providing some helpful tips into coordinating all of... Continue reading

How to Create an Outdoor Oasis

Now is the time to start designing that outdoor oasis you’ve always envisioned! With travel being limited, you now have the time to spend most of your weekends at home. So, why not make the ultimate staycation space right in your own back yard?! Whether it’s your deck, patio,... Continue reading

Spring Solstice is here: Get a jump start on spring cleaning!

Did you know that this spring is the earliest in over 100 years? According to the Farmer’s Almanac, for much of the last century, the spring equinox has occurred on March 20 or 21. This year, however, the equinox happens on the 19th in all U.S. time zones, making it the earliest spring... Continue reading

Right-Sizing Your Home: How you know it’s time and where to start.

Right-Sizing, the art of making your home fit your current lifestyle. Whether you’re a newlywed couple with an expanding family, first-time empty nesters or you’re entering the retirement era, this blog post is for you! Right-Sizing is the concept of taking your existing space and either modifying it to... Continue reading