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Older Home Buyer? Be Aware of Potential Old-Home Issues

Are you an old home person?  We love older homes too!  They are often built with high-quality, custom materials and have loads of character.

Keep Your Property Looking Its Best In Fall & Winter

We're now a month into the fall season and winter will soon be here. But now is not the time to neglect a home’s exterior, especially if it’s going to soon be listed for sale.

Advantages of Pre-Sale Inspections

Home sellers are increasingly electing to have their homes inspected either prior to listing their home for sale, or prior to finding a buyer.

This Is Why You Should Buy in the Fall

Most people automatically picture the warm summer months when they think about buying a home, but that doesn't mean that the other seasons are off limits; in fact, there are good reasons to con

Don't Ignore the Importance of a Home Office

As laid out in an article by The New York Times, more and more people are working from hom

Builders Are Leaving Fireplaces out in the Cold

For many of us, it's hard to imagine a house with no fireplace, but this is increasingly becoming the norm in newly built homes.