Small projects that add up! Here's a great list of relatively easy to do tasks for the fall that can really save you a lot of money and aggravation.
Timing is everything! I'm clearing time in my schedule the next couple of weeks to get some time amongst the fall foliage and I encourage you to do so as well. Something about those burgundy's, oranges and gold's is good for the soul!
Fed rate hikes have an impact in many sectors and age groups as this article attests, but limited direct ones on mortgage rates We've seen some significant reactions recently to Fed rate increases that might be impacting folks, including my readers, in ways they might not be considering. Fed rates are for the shortest [...]
Welcome Fall! I know it’s October and Halloween is just around the corner, but now is not the time to be spooked by the real estate market. The local real estate market is still quite sunny and the economy is downright scorching! Unemployment at the lowest rate since 1969, Manufacturers Confidence the highest [...]
I swear one would think that washers and dryers are becoming art pieces! I saw a washer and dryer in a home last week that had a better finish on it than my sports car! My dryer and top load washer are over 20 years old and I will be sad when they die (man they work [...]
Handle with Care! With the recent rise in home equity with the improving market and the continued easing in the mortgage market people all across the fruited plain are starting to eye their home equity longingly. I'm here to tell you beware. Do to the fact that most mortgages are either 30 or 15 year [...]
23 things actually. #1 .... call yours truly! I've rarely come across articles like this to post as I find they often have suggestions that don't translate to our market but this a pretty good one. After you call me about selling your place we'll sit down together and go over many of [...]
As Summer Comes to an End... The real estate market was not hot like the weather in August – it was slow relative to July’s numbers, but we were relatively consistent with last year’s numbers. The lack of activity resulted in sales being lower compared to July by about 9%. The reason for [...]
At the time, I just had to have it! Here's an insightful article I've found to be fairly accurate with my clients experience about improvements you should do and shouldn't. How many of these do you wish you had done? (Think floor to ceiling windows). How many did you do and then later [...]
Time to Go!? Here's an article with a little different take on when it's time to move. I've been in my place long enough that some of these are starting to apply. See if any of them are relevant to your situation