SafeKids.org wants home buyers to remember that homes contain an abundance of items that could be dangerous to children. While your home may be a place to relax, play and enjoy spending time with family, it is also may be fraught with possible... (Read More)
You’re nervous. After raising a family, you’ve watched your kids carve out their own lives away from home. Now it’s time for you to sell your house and move somewhere smaller.
But you don’t have to do it alone. Your children can... (Read More)
A majority of home shoppers say they prefer a home site and neighborhood with abundant trees. But along with the beauty and shade provided by trees come potential problems, such as broken tree limbs landing on your car. Before you purchase that... (Read More)
In real estate, a picture is not only worth a thousand words, but it can also be worth a better sales price. With 80% of home buyers starting their house hunting online, beautiful photos are the new curb appeal. If you’re selling a home... (Read More)
Social media is a great way to keep up with friends and a welcome distraction during the work week lunch break. It's also a valuable marketing tool - for businesses and even when selling your home.
While viral marketing and well-funded projects... (Read More)
Most things in a real estate transaction are negotiable. You can haggle over the agents’ commissions, the money put aside for repairs, the amount of time you have to get your loan approved—anything that’s in a contract is up for... (Read More)
You don’t need to sell your house to generate cash. Several products can help you liquidate the equity you’ve built in your home: a cash-out refinance, a home equity loan or a home equity line of credit.
You can calculate your approximate... (Read More)
You may have heard that homeownership is no longer the American Dream it once was, but the truth is that the number of homeowners in this country continues to be strong. In fact, the average percentage of Americans who own a home has been above 64%... (Read More)
Looking to get top dollar for your property? Most sellers stick to cleaning and staging. However, if you think your property needs more than a little TLC, certain remodeling projects can help.
Before you install a spa-like master bathroom and... (Read More)