The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way many buyers are choosing to view homes. For years, physical walkthroughs were the only way to gain a full understanding of a home/property. However, today we have technology at our fingertips, and viewing
Evaluate your roof. Look for missing or loose shingles, deterioration of asphalt shingles along with mold, algae or splitting of real wood shingles. If the roof is in poor shape, consider upgrading to a synthetic roof, like those from DaVinci Roofscapes®.
We all want to make our houses look like they are “Designed to Sell”-worthy. But hiring a professional stager to prepare the home for prospective buyers can cost anywhere from $50 to $150 per hour. Fortunately, homeowners can take matters into
If you’re considering putting your home on the market, don’t neglect your outdoor space while making improvements indoors as well. Your home’s exterior and the backyard are important in drawing the eyes of potential buyers and making your home as
The housing market predictions are in and 2016 is set to be an active real estate year with a 3 percent increase in total home sales over 2015. Hoping to ease the home buying and selling process during this busy
For real estate agents, every home staging poses unique challenges. One of the biggest is trying to stage a home while the owners are in the process of packing and moving out. With boxes, tape and bubble wrap strewn about,
Karlton Utter, Director of Learning for Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate recently put together a starting checklist for an open house. “Everybody else can be doing their open houses at 10, but guess what, we’re going to be taking