What are the Benefits of Becoming A Homeowner?

March 13, 2019

Every family has a list of important dates. We celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, pet adoptions…and the list goes on. For 64.4 percent of households in the United States, this list includes the day they became a homeowner for the first time! Why is this date important? Homeownership is not just a roof over your head! It represents shelter, […]


Real Estate Over Stocks? Making a Case for Real Estate Investing

March 7, 2019

When it comes to investing, the average American has tons of options. There’s insurance, bonds, CDs, hard money lending, stocks, real estate, and more. But where’s the best place to put your money? Stocks vs. Real Estate Most casual investors are familiar with stocks. Whether it’s through an employer-sponsored 401(k) or a handpicked portfolio, it’s fairly […]


Avoid These Common First-Time Home Buyer Mistakes

February 28, 2019

Buying a home for the first time can be cumbersome. You’ve never done it before, so it’s normal to feel a bit overwhelmed. Luckily, we’ve pulled together some of the common mistakes first-time home buyers make. Learn from them, and you may have a smoother home buying process. Forgetting About Costs: Your mortgage will probably […]


8 Curb Appeal Boosters You Can Do in a Weekend

February 21, 2019

Win home shoppers over before they even think about stepping foot inside. A polished home exterior creates an inviting experience for visitors or passersby, which is especially important if your home is on the market. Check out our tips to get the most curb appeal for the lowest cost — while turning your neighbors’ heads and […]


Freezing Temp Tips for Home & Car

February 4, 2019

Home Tips Have safe emergency heating equipment in your home, as well as a flashlight, bottled water, and three days worth of food in case the power goes out. To prevent frozen pipes, let your hot and cold faucets drip overnight and open cabinet doors to allow heat to reach pipes. Find the water shut-off […]


5 Ways To Achieve Your New Year Goals

January 15, 2019

It is hard to believe that 2019 is just a few weeks away. It seems like only yesterday we were in the middle of spring and starting to think about summer. The reality is that the clock doesn’t stop, and the calendar often moves quicker than we would like. If you are like most people […]


Why November Is A Great Time to Buy​

October 30, 2018

As we quickly approach Thanksgiving the end of the year is right around the corner. With this often comes holiday parties, excessive days off and a general lull in the real estate market.  In real estate this can present a great opportunity to buy.  With your competition mailing the rest of the year in you […]


Cool Home Additions To Bank On

September 12, 2018

What cool, yet unconventional, home additions can homeowners and real estate investors add for additional appeal to their property?  Adding the right improvements can result in huge profits for any investor. Home additions and improvements are constantly a source of controversy in the real estate community. Green real estate investors and regular homeowners frequently and mistakenly […]


Which Home Improvements Add The Most Value?

July 11, 2018

Throwing money at a property does not guarantee success. The reality is that finding the right updates, upgrades and improvements is not about money, but rather doing the right work for the market. Simply throwing money at a property and expecting a return will leave you frustrated and disappointed. Savvy investors know that not all updates are […]


Real Estate Lead Generation 101

February 17, 2016

What are the best real estate lead generation options today? Where and how can real estate agents, investors and other related industry professionals generate more leads for buying, selling and renting properties? What are some of the little known benefits, and pitfalls of common real estate lead generation channels today? Here are 12 ways for real estate […]