Home Buying Tips for Empty Nesters

When my youngest child moved out, I was left living in a large home by myself. Weekend visits from the grandchildren only filled the space part of the time. The home became more of a burden as each day passed. It was not until I was working with my real estate agent to sell my home and find a smaller home did I realize that there were so many others in the same position. I created this blog to help other empty nesters explore their options for downsizing and to provide guidance on finding a new home that fits in more with their lifestyle.

Home Buying Tips for Empty Nesters

Selling This Summer? Boost Your Curb Appeal With Smart Landscaping!

24 June 2016
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Real Estate, Blog

If you're trying to sell your house this summer, boosting curb appeal should be a top priority. Improving your landscaping is an important part of boosting your curb appeal. A house that is landscaped to sell will appear neat, tidy and easy to maintain. The greenery should subtly hint that your soil is fertile and weeds have been tamed. The following tips will help you achieve this look. Clear Out Debris
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4 Reasons To Hire A Property Management Company

22 June 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Purchasing a rental property can be an excellent investment, but its upkeep and maintenance can take a lot of time and effort, not to mention the fact that being a landlord comes with many responsibilities, and your tenants may contact you at any time with requests for repairs. If you want the benefits of a rental property without the hassle, you may want to consider hiring a property management company to oversee your rental.
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Benefits Of Buying A Home Inside A Gated Community

13 June 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

When you're in the market for a luxury home, you likely have a specific list of criteria that you want your new home to have. And, while a movie theater, indoor pool, and other such high-end attractions are all ideal, it's also important to give some consideration to the neighborhood around you. In luxury accommodations, you'll likely have high-end homes around your prospective new home, but it's useful to think about whether or not you wish to live in a gated community.
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Common Problems Found During A Home Inspection

25 May 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

As someone in the market to buy a home, one of the most important tools available to you is the home inspection. The inspection helps you to identify any issues with the home so that you can either walk away from the home or negotiate with the seller for the repairs. Here are some of the most commonly found problems during inspections.  Foundation The foundation is an integral part of your home's structure.
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Moving To Another City? Remember These Tips When Shopping For Real Estate Online

25 May 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you are moving to another city, shopping for real estate online can seem like the smartest option. Then, you can start looking for a home before you move, even if you are far away from the city to which you will be relocating. However, there are a few tips that you should remember when shopping for real estate online to ensure that you end up being happy with the home that you choose.
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Home Buying Tips for Empty Nesters

When my youngest child moved out, I was left living in a large home by myself. Weekend visits from the grandchildren only filled the space part of the time. The home became more of a burden as each day passed. It was not until I was working with my real estate agent to sell my home and find a smaller home did I realize that there were so many others in the same position. I created this blog to help other empty nesters explore their options for downsizing and to provide guidance on finding a new home that fits in more with their lifestyle.

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