There are a number of factors that may impact the value of your home, both in terms of what it will appraise for, and also what prospective buyers are ultimately willing to offer. Indeed, even if your home appraises for a certain amount, in no way does it mean someone will offer that as a buyer. ... » Learn More about 25 factors that (may) impact your home value
I admit it - I like gadgets. Maybe it is related to how my particular age group grew up with limited technology. Exhibit A: Computers were as large as buildings, my first family TV was black and white, phones only came in three colors and were delivered to your home by the Bell System, etc. ... » Learn More about Is a smart home worth it?
It is no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020-21 has resulted in many changes to the way business is conducted across the board. And real estate is no exception. No one could have predicted the degree to which COVID-19 would impact our daily lives, but life does go on - and this means that ... » Learn More about Should you sell a house during a pandemic?
If you are thinking of putting your home on the market, one of the first things you will need to do is ensure it is "show ready." Getting your home in the right shape to be shown, and then to sell quickly, it will likely need to be "staged" - either by you or by a professional. The key word when ... » Learn More about How to stage your home so it sells quickly