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Home Buying Tip: Red Tape

Here is week 33 in our series of home buying tips: Red Tape. If you’re considering purchasing a historic home, one located in a historic district, or one with a strict homeowners’ association (HOA), it could mean that any changes you want to make to the exterior — and sometimes...

Home Selling Tip: Replace Light Bulbs

Here is week 32 in our series of home selling tips: Update the Area Around Your Front Door. If your front door, door knob, or hinges seem outdated, update them! Remember that buyers will linger at the front door while they wait for the agent to open the lockbox, so they are...

Home Buying Tip: Repair Costs

Here is week 32 in our series of home buying tips: Repair Costs. If you’re looking to buy a unique home, one of the most overlooked challenges of owning a unique home is its maintenance. Is your dream house a large-scale version of the Nautilus from the 20,000 Leagues Under the...

Home Selling Tip: Replace Light Bulbs

Here is week 31 in our series of home selling tips: Replace Light Bulbs. Make sure that darker rooms have higher wattage bulbs to brighten them up. It’s good for presentation and they’re very affordable to replace. Bright rooms = happy rooms. When it comes to light bulbs, you have many choices. Temperature,...

Home Selling Tip: Stage a Neighborhood Cleanup Day

Here is week 30 in our series of home selling tips: Stage A Neighborhood Cleanup Day. This may not work… but you never know! Encourage your entire neighborhood to clean up their properties on a given day… maybe even give each person a gift card for the local dump. Not sure...

Home Buying Tip: Add Up Ongoing Costs

Here is week 30 in our series of home buying tips:  Add Up Ongoing Costs. It’s important to consider the ongoing costs that come with having smart home equipment before buying a house. If your system includes security monitoring, for instance, you may have to pay a monthly fee. It’s...

Home Selling Tip: Spray and Plug-In Air Fresheners

Here is week 29 in our series of home selling tips: Spray and Plug-In Air Fresheners. We're sure you’ve heard the claims before that the human sense of smell can trigger powerful emotions in a potential buyer. A fresh scent signifies “new,” which everyone loves! Additionally, a good smell can...

Home Buying Tip: Check the Warranty Coverage

Here is week 29 in our series of home buying tips: Check the Warranty Coverage, If your new home's seller spent big bucks on a home automation system, it’s important to make sure it can be fixed if something goes wrong. It’s a good idea to find out whether the system...