Rightsizing Your Housing

A Personal Perspective

About two years ago we had a huge six bedroom four bath house that met our needs well with three teenagers and a constant flow of their friends visiting etc.  We loved our big house with mountain views, finished basement and large yard and felt very comfortable there with plenty of friends in the neighborhood.  We realized looking ahead that our housing and financial needs would change in coming years and began to make plans for a transition.  Those plans anticipated an increase in expenses as our children entered college along with a decreased need of housing space as they moved out.  We now live comfortably in a three bedroom three bath home about half the total size we once had and couldn’t be happier.

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Market Sizzles as Summer Winds Down

Despite the anticipated seasonal slowdown usually expected toward the end of summer, the home market remains hot, with Metrolist reporting that the average days on market (DOM) is around 65 days. Just think: in a few months from now, your home could have a SOLD sign in the front yard.

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Upgrades That Matter When Selling Your Home

It’s no surprise that updated homes sell faster and for a higher price. However, it’s difficult to know which home improvements will give you the best bang for your buck. In general, you should start with any structural, mechanical or electrical issues.

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Top Ten Reasons to Call Me Today

10. Reduced commissions when you buy and sell through me.

9. I work directly with you throughout the process.

8. Professional home staging help.

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Warning Signs of a Fraudulent Real Estate Agent

Picking your Real Estate Agent

Warning Signs of a Fradulent Real Estate Agent 1With so many real estate agencies on the line today, spotting a fraudulent one can often be difficult, especially if you’re dealing with a true conman who knows the industry. In this modern age though, it is becoming easier to stop fakes when it comes to agencies and their representatives. Here are a a few ways to spot a fake and save you your time and money.

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