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Real Home Value Calculator: Assessed Value vs Market Value

2017-07-18T17:07:14+00:00 Buying a Home, Selling Your Home|

Understanding a home’s true market value is about more than pictures, software assessments and price-per-square-foot. Whether you’re a current homeowner thinking of selling or are house-hunting, it’s crucial you understand what factors affect home valuation. By partnering with a local market expert, sellers will avoid pricing their house out of the market (the kiss of [...]

What’s Your Home Buying Power?

2017-06-14T14:56:36+00:00 Buying a Home|

If you’re in the market for a new home or investment property, one of the first questions you’ll probably ask is, “What can we afford?” Many buyers become so caught up in how much they can afford that they don’t realize their total buying power—that is, the total amount of purchasing potential they actually have. [...]

Top 5 Home Design Trends of 2017

2017-05-19T13:57:26+00:00 Home Tips|

The current trends are all about utilizing rich color, maximizing texture and creating comfortable interiors you can’t wait to relax in. Use these trends to get inspired to makeover your home’s interiors and create spaces you love that also appeal to your personal style. Remember, if you plan to sell in the next few years, [...]

8 Scams To Watch Out For This Holiday Season

2017-05-19T13:57:27+00:00 Home Tips|

The holidays are a happy time for celebrating with family, friends, and co-workers. Unfortunately, this time of year can also be turned sour by a wide variety of clever frauds, unauthorized debit and credit card transactions, and bogus person-to-person scams. By the end of 2015, individuals, retailers, charitable donors, and companies were victimized to the [...]

Top 12 Tips for a Safer Holiday Home

2017-05-19T13:57:28+00:00 Home Tips|

  Our world is full of risk at every turn—from perilous jobs to dangerous driving conditions. That’s why we all love to get back to our homes and not worry about everyday safety hazards. It’s great to feel comfortable and safe at home, but is it as safe as it can be?   Your home [...]