15 Smart Design Choices for Cold Climates (9 photos)


Ice dams, burst pipes, drafty rooms, dangerously slick stairways if you live in a chilly climate, youve probably had to deal with at least one of these problems at some point. Thankfully, there are some design moves that can help you avoid (or at least mitigate) common winter woes…. read more

Do Your Windows Have the Power to Melt the House Next Door?


If neighbors’ vinyl siding has mysteriously warped, energy-efficient windows might be the culprit. read more

How to Improve Air Circulation in a House

Proper air circulation is crucial in any home, because airflow regulates temperature, removes impurities, prevents mold and just creates a more pleasant and safe breathing environment. By contrast, poor air circulation can actually endanger your health. When your home’s air seems stagnant, or its air circulation otherwise leaves something to be desired, take steps to get breezes flowing again for a healthier, more comfortable home. read more

10 Great Outdoor Chill Zones (11 photos)


In the warm months, theres nothing better than coming home and immediately kicking off your shoes, grabbing an ice-cold drink and heading right outside. Sitting outdoors in the fresh air is a great way to loosen up, unwind and let go. Summer may still seem far off, but now is actually… read more

Defend the Trend: Are You Open to Open Floor Plans?


This trend ranks high on the list of must-have amenities for lots of people looking for homes – - See more at: http://blog.hgtv.com/design/2013/08/09/open-concept-floor-plans-trend/#sthash.s4y48N3o.dpuf read more

OPEN HOUSE THIS WEEKEND:11:30AM-4PM(SAT),1-4PM(SUN)!Fully Remodeled Townhome, Move-In Ready! read more

5 Reasons to Sell Now!

Many sellers are still hesitant about putting their house up for sale. Where are prices headed? Where are interest rates headed? Can buyers qualify for a mortgage?  These are all valid questions. However, there are several reasons to sell your home sooner rather than later. Here are five of those reasons.
1. Demand is Strong
There is currently a pent-up demand of purchasers as many home buyers pushed off their search this past winter & early spring because of extreme weather. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the number of buyers in the market, which feel off dramatically in December, January and February, has begun to increase again over the last few months. These buyers are ready, willing and able to buy…and are in the market right now!
2. There Is Less Competition Now read more

Buyers Making Homes Out of Warehouses

An emerging trend is seeing more home buyers turning warehouses and other commercial buildings into unique residences that offer both historic… read more

Maximize your mobile marketing: 3 tools to capture, engage and inform today’s real estate consumers


According to the National Association of Realtors, 89 percent of home shoppers use mobile devices during their homebuying research. And the number is growing daily. The challenge for today’s real estate professional becomes how to create marketing content that can be easily consumed on a mobile device and how to capture the mobile lead … read more

More homeowners becoming landlords


Low mortgage rates and soaring rents have enticed a growing number of homeowners to hang onto their former homes and rent them out rather than sell. read more