Category Archives: General

  • 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... 

  • Sell Vs. Renovate

    BY Lisa Duke

    You’re at a crossroads. You know your house doesn’t quite suite your needs anymore. But should you find a new home, or renovate the one you’ve got? While there’s no obvious answer to this question, here’s what you... 

  • Choosing a Home Size

    BY Lisa Duke

    Finding the right home can make you feel a little like Goldilocks. This house is too small, that house is too big – where is the house that’s just right? Here are some questions you should ask yourself when determining... 

  • 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,... 

  • Pros and Cons of an Open Floor Plan

    BY Lisa Duke

    Open floor plans have been popular in home design for many years now. In fact, more than 50 percent of newly constructed single-family homes are designed with these types of layouts. Although it may seem like everyone is... 

  • What Story Does Your Home Tell?

    BY Lisa Duke

    Your home is like your own personal museum. It tells the story of your life, houses a collection of your personal history, and reflects your tastes, attitudes and opinions. Houses with the best design reveal the unique character... 

  • Best Garden Apps

    BY Lisa Duke

    If winter has got you down, just know that longer days and warmer temperatures are right around the corner. And that means it’ll soon be time to tend to your garden. If you’re looking for inspiration or resources to get... 

  • Must-Ask Questions Before Buying a Home

    BY Lisa Duke

    Buying a home is one of the biggest financial transactions you will make in a lifetime. As such, it’s one you shouldn’t enter into without being fully informed. By being armed with knowledge, you’ll make better decisions...