Now and again I help people buy and sell homes related to changes at work. Sometimes people relocate. Sometimes they're downsizing and sometimes they're looking for a vacation home. Often I hear from traveling salespeople buying a home, "It's a great house. Too bad I won't spend any time in ... Continue Reading » about Traveling too Much and Can’t Enjoy Your Home?
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A little advice on protecting yourself from property tax scams: If you own a home, you've probably received at least one unsolicited letter in the past year offering to lower your property taxes. Usually, the letter will look very official, and may even list your official city or county tax ... Continue Reading » about Property Tax Scams
Heat waves can take a major bite out of your monthly budget. If you’re looking for ways to take some of the teeth out of your power bill, here are some ways to stay cool and save money this summer: Thermostat Ping Pong: Set reminders to up your thermostat when you’re not going to be home or when ... Continue Reading » about Stay Cool and Save Money
The process of renovating your humble home can prove quite an emotional journey. Investing your precious hours, energy and heart into making a desired or just badly needed upgrade to your home can mean serious financial gain but also loss and disaster. If you want to know some basic ideas to keep in ... Continue Reading » about A Fullproof Policy For Making Needed Renovations
Many people these days prefer to install tiles in their homes. Whether you have one of those affordable and easy to install vinyl tile floors, or beautiful natural stone tiles that last a lifetime, you are certain to find tiles suited to any budget or preference. Apart from their beauty, you will ... Continue Reading » about Why Choose Tile Floors For Your Home?
It’s common sense to have a garage sale before your big move. There’s no reason to pay movers to load boxes of items you can do without. Plus, who needs the clutter in their new home? But have you ever considered a garage sale after you’ve moved into your new house? It’s actually a great idea ... Continue Reading » about Have a Move In Sale