Category Archives: Community News

  • Home Buyers: Beware of Wire Fraud

    BY Lisa Duke

    BUYER BEWARE! Wire fraud scammers target home buyers everyday, so stay in the know to ensure you are aware of how to properly handle the exchange of money! Scammers can rob people of their life’s savings in a matter... 

  • What Stays Behind When You Sell?

    BY Lisa Duke

    When you’re selling your home, do you know what items you can take, and which ones you’re supposed to leave behind? While things like furniture and personal items are obvious, there are other things that may not be so... 

  • How To Know You’ve Found the Right House

    BY Lisa Duke

    Is there a decision in life that is more nerve-wracking than choosing which house to buy? You know it’s a major financial decision, and any reasonable person wants to ensure they’re making the right choice before jumping... 

  • Make the Most of Open Houses When Buying

    BY Lisa Duke

    House hunting can be a little intimidating, especially if you’re doing it for the first time. That’s why it can be a wise move to attend open houses when you begin your search. Open houses are a great opportunity to... 

  • Make Your Home More Luxurious

    BY Lisa Duke

    Do you want to make your home look like a million bucks without spending a fortune? You can, with a little bit of creativity and know-how. Here are the best tips we’ve gathered from designers and stylists to make your home... 

  • How to Make an Offer

    BY Lisa Duke

    After weeks or months of searching, you’ve finally found the house you love. While it’s an exciting time, it can also be stressful because suddenly the home buying process gets serious. It’s important to be prepared... 

  • Coping With Moving Stress

    BY Lisa Duke

    We get it – moving is stressful! In fact, it’s considered one of the most stressful life events you can experience. So what do you do if you feel like the stress is getting to you? Follow these helpful tips to make the... 

  • Get Your Home Ready for Spring

    BY Lisa Duke

    Are you ready for some fresh air? We are, too! Spring is here, and it’s time to open the windows and get a fresh start after a long winter. If you’re as eager as we are to welcome spring, here’s what you can do to get... 

  • Selling a Small Home

    BY Lisa Duke

    You may look at your small home and think – am I going to find a buyer? But don’t count your small house out just yet! There are many great ways to position your small house in the marketplace. All it takes is looking... 

  • Finding Common Ground When Buying

    BY Lisa Duke

    Buying a home is a big decision, and can often cause lots of stress. This is doubly so if you and your partner have differences of opinion when it comes to choosing a home. While it can be frustrating to figure out a solution,...