Home Maintenance Tasks to Complete Before Spring

Home Maintenance Tasks to Complete Before Spring

Spring hasn’t quite arrived, and it can be tempting to put off home maintenance and renovation projects. After all, these jobs are often simpler to complete when the weather outside is warm and comfortable. Although some projects can wait a few months, there are others that homeowners should be tackling before the spring months arrive.…

How to Prepare for Spring Renovations

How to Prepare for Spring Renovations

The spring renovation season is right around the corner, and homeowners across the nation are preparing to step outside and get to work. However, before the warmer days are in full swing, there are a few tips to keep in mind. To start, it’s wise to schedule many outdoor projects in early spring. For example,…

Building a Reputable Social Media Presence as a Realtor

Building a Reputable Social Media Presence as a Realtor

The kind of social media presence you establish as a real estate agent is important. Social is often your future clients’ first impression of you and your business. As a result, you’ll want to come across as trustworthy and reliable from the very beginning, or you risk missing out on a potential client. You can…

Why Lawn Maintenance Is So Important

Why Lawn Maintenance Is So Important

When you bring in a landscape architect to design the perfect lawn, you can certainly achieve the yard of your dreams. However, is the added time and expense really necessary? It may be better to focus on lawn maintenance to keep your yard healthy and beautiful year-round. Regular lawn maintenance can deter disease and keep…

Tips to Make Your Move Easier

Tips to Make Your Move Easier

No matter how far you’re moving, the process can be stressful. Fortunately, there are ways to minimize the frustrations you endure: Avoid procrastination, no matter what stage of the moving process you’re experiencing. Don’t wait until the last minute to pack up your belongings or hire a moving company. Begin gathering boxes, bins, or other…

Boosting a Homes Curb Appeal

Boosting a Home’s Curb Appeal

When you’re looking to sell a home, curb appeal matters. This is the first impression potential buyers will have of your property, and they’ll develop an opinion the moment they pull up to the home for the first time. Unfortunately, if a home looks ill-kept on the outside, many prospective buyers won’t bother to view…

Why You Need an Agent (Even If You’ve Found a Buyer)

Why You Need an Agent (Even If You’ve Found a Buyer)

If you’re among those fortunate homeowners who have found an interested buyer before even listing the property, take a moment to celebrate. However, although it can be tempting to sell your home without using an agent, this is almost always a bad idea. A verbal offer isn’t a legally binding contract. A real estate agent…

Pest Control: How to Check for Termites

Pest Control: How to Check for Termites

Pests can cause serious damage to a home. If you suspect that there are pests such as termites doing damage on a property, there are a few telltale signs. First, see if you notice a small pile of discarded wings. When a swarmer leaves its colony, they drop their wings after finding a spot to…

How to Lower Your Utility Bills

How to Lower Your Utility Bills

If your current utility bills are higher than you’d like them to be, you’re not alone. However, your bills are not completely out of your control—there are steps you can take to reduce your utility bills. Start by making an effort to turn off the lights and all possible household items when they are not…

Can I Get a New Real Estate Agent After Making an Offer

Can I Get a New Real Estate Agent After Making an Offer?

Maybe you’ve already found the home of your dreams, or maybe your current real estate agent identified an ideal home in your market. It wasn’t until after you made an offer on that property, however, that you realized your current agent isn’t the right fit for you. These issues often arise due to poor communication…