Listing your Home in the Winter:  All I want for Christmas is a “SOLD” sign on my lawn!

Sellers often ask me whether they should wait until the spring to list their home for sale.  While there is no doubt that the spring market is a popular time … Read more

Prepping your home for the Spring Market

The last thing most sellers want to do is tackle a major renovation before listing their home. This is particularly true of “Downsizers,” who may not have the budget or … Read more

10 Ways to Deter Burglars With Landscaping

Landscaping Tips for Added Security In 2014, just over 1.7 million individuals fell victim to burglary according to the FBI. Sometimes deadbolts and alarm systems just aren’t enough to deter thieves. But … Read more

What’s the best window treatment for your home?

Is it time to replace your window coverings? If they’re worn, damaged or dated, it’s probably time to start “window” shopping for something new. The good news is that now … Read more

Should you buy a fixer-upper or move-in ready home?

Fixer-upper or move-in ready home? Shows like HGTV’s “Fixer Upper” have popularized the idea of buying and renovating the worst house on the best block. Homes that need major remodeling, … Read more

How to Create a Master Bedroom Retreat

Turn Your Bedroom Into a Sanctuary Since we spend about a third of our lives sleeping, we should place high importance on the look and feel of the master bedroom. … Read more

A Grilling Primer in Honor of National Barbecue Month

Summer’s almost here, and it’s time to start grilling! Whether you’re an old pro or new to the game, our essential guide will prepare you for the grilling season to … Read more

Considering a Second Home?

Whether you’re thinking about buying an investment property for steady cash flow, a vacation home for your family or a temporary home for your college-bound son or daughter, there are a … Read more

Get Inspired With International Garden Designs

Beautiful garden inspiration can come from all parts of the world. From the neat and pristine gardens of France to the peaceful meditation gardens of Japan, there are many design … Read more

Home Staging – Help from the Pros

Thoughtful home staging is more than just tidying up and cleaning every room. It could mean a quick sale and higher selling price if done right. Here are five ways … Read more