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7 Signs Your Tree is Dying—and How to Save It

By |2020-03-30T15:29:43-05:00March 30th, 2020|

Your tress are an asset. Here's how to protect them. Large healthy mature trees can add so much to the appearance and privacy of our properties yet we often neglect them.  Here is a great article on how to keep your trees healthy.  After all, when a 30 ft hard wood dies you [...]

5 Things Homebuyers Need to Know About Septic Systems

By |2020-03-13T09:16:40-05:00March 13th, 2020|

Septic systems: No reason to be afraid of them I think most people would be surprised by how many homes in both this region and around the country have septic systems.  They make up about 20% of all homes nationally and over 50% in some states!  There are a lot of multi-million dollar [...]

March Newsletter

By |2020-03-07T15:49:51-05:00March 7th, 2020|

It’s March already! It seems like just yesterday that we started the new decade. You know the saying; time goes by faster when you are busy and boy have we been busy! The real estate market continues to be very brisk, to say the least.  You have to be on your toes for [...]

8 Grave Mistakes to Never, Ever Make With Your HELOC

By |2020-03-04T09:02:07-05:00March 4th, 2020|

Be careful with your HELOC deductions The rules changed in 2017 on what uses for the funds from your HELOC are deductible so tread carefully.  Here's an excellent article on which expenditures qualify but of course always confirm with your tax accountant.  Call me for referrals for HELOC providers and if you are [...]

10 Best Basement Flooring Options

By |2020-02-26T17:50:19-05:00February 26th, 2020|

A different approach to basement flooring Since basement floors are installed on concrete slabs and are often partially or totally in ground, they require a different approach to flooring then their upper floor brethren.  In addition to meeting your wants and needs flooring selections might help you correct a slab floor that might [...]