Welcome Home! 8 Quick Fixes to Your Entryway Can Help Sell Your Home Faster We’ve all heard about the importance of curb appeal. The initial impression buyers get when they drive up to your home and look out the car window will stir some emotion. Will it be a positive reaction, or one or disappointment? Here are a few tips for sprucing things up which focus specifically on the entryway. #1 Is your front door
Real Estate vs. Equities Which Investment is Right for You? I read The Economist newspaper every week, it’s a fascinating perspective on global economics, politics, and business. I recently came across an article about data collection and its role in economics. It was comparing investment options from 1850- 2015. It was based on an extraordinary report that was published in 2017 and is the combined effort of five different economists. To summarize, the report tells
The Downsizing Journey How to Live Your Best Life For some time now, you’ve been aware that we live our lives in stages or seasons. We have our childhood, where we live with our parents, and yearn to be “grown up.” We live our young adult life, where we learn and grow. We may have started a family, complete with a “starter home,” where we live during our parenting season. Sometimes, we buy a “step
Fiduciary Responsibility You may have heard these words before – “Fiduciary Responsibility.” They sound pretty impressive, but what does it mean when your Realtor® assures you that they take their fiduciary responsibility very seriously? Let’s explore what we mean when we use these words. The Meaning of Fiduciary Responsibility Within the contract between the Realtor® and the client, the Realtor® is bound to serve as a fiduciary on behalf of their client. This means that
To Buy or Sell a Home, People Chose Agents, Not Brokers Wait… What’s the Difference? So, you’re ready to sell your home. Or, maybe you’re prepared to start looking for a new home to buy. Either way, you’re going to need help! As you’re deciding, you will choose someone knowledgeable and trustworthy to guide you through the process. You are most likely going to make your decision based on the agent and not the broker.