A Strong Housing Market Expected to Continue into 2021

“2020 will be known for a lot of things, and a record-breaking year for real estate will certainly be one of its more unexpected legacies,” prominent economist Daryl Fairweather said.1 And he’s right: most of us would have expected the housing market to suffer from circumstances like a once-in-a-hundred-years pandemic and historic inventory shortages. But, rather […]

5 Secrets Buyers and Sellers Must Know About Virtual Home Tours

Download Free Pdf! For years now, virtual home tours have helped real estate buyers far and wide find the perfect home. From long-distance military personnel being relocated, to investors expanding their portfolio, to homeowners looking for a vacation getaway, this technology makes finding a house that’s a bit out of driving distance much easier. And […]

Move-Up vs. Second Home: Which One Is Right For You?

Download PDF The pandemic has changed the way many of us live, work, and attend school—and those changes have impacted our priorities when it comes to choosing a home.   According to a recent survey by The Harris Poll, 75% of respondents who have begun working remotely would like to continue doing so—and 66% would […]

Lowest Mortgage Rates in History: What It Means for Homeowners and Buyers

Download Pdf In July, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell below 3% for the first time in history.1 And while many Americans have rushed to take advantage of this unprecedented opportunity, others question the hype. Are today’s rates truly a bargain? While average mortgage rates have drifted between 4% and 5% in recent years, they […]

Add Value To Your Home With These 9 DIY Improvements

I’d like this as a PDF Whether you’re prepping your house to go on the market or looking for ways to maximize its long-term appreciation, these nine home improvement projects are great ways to add function, beauty, and real value to your home.   The best part is, once you’ve secured the materials, most of […]

20 Ways to Save Money and Stretch Your Household Budget

These days, it seems like everyone’s looking for ways to cut costs and stretch their income further. Fortunately, there are some simple steps you can take to reduce your household expenses without making radical changes to your standard of living. When combined, these small adjustments can add up to significant savings each month. Here are […]

Emergency Resources for our Community

Welcome to this page. The next few weeks look they will be challenging for many of us during the COVID-19 pandemic. Most of us will have our hands full with somehow organizing day to day life, taking care of our children, parents and other obligations.  Here is a place where I collect all the resources […]

“Safer Real Estate” Adopted Immediately!

Quick LinksTo Our Community,What We Can Offer Our Home Sellers Now:What We Can Offer Our Home Buyers Now: To Our Community, Family is the strongest source of comfort during times of uncertainty. So as you focus on the well-being of yours, I want you to know how seriously I take the trust you have in […]

Top 5 Home Design Trends for a New Decade

Whether you’re planning a simple refresh or a full-scale renovation, it’s important to stay up-to-date on the latest trends in home design. Sellers who make tasteful updates can generate increased buyer interest and, in some cases, a premium selling price. And buyers should consider which features of a home will need updating immediately (or in […]