BUYING A HOME – DO I NEED AN APPRAISAL?

In plain simple English, your home is your biggest financial investment. Let’s relate it to stocks, shall we? Would you buy a brand new stock, you’d only heard of once? If you were smart, you would read everything you could … Continue reading

CAN PREPARING FOR A HOME APPRAISAL RAISE APPRAISAL VALUE?

“Having a home appraisal done in the coming week. Any advice? Anything we should do to prepare? I’m nervous!” I found this question online recently, and the replies were shocking! 1. if you are reasonable your appraiser will likely be … Continue reading

TOP LANDSCAPING TIPS FOR EVERY BUDGET

Whether we want to admit it or not, the EXTERIOR of our home can make or break the INTERIOR! The interior may be absolutely stunning! It may even be professionally designed and decorated. But if the potential buyer can’t get … Continue reading

EXTERIOR LIGHTING MAKEOVER – CHEAP AND EFFECTIVE

Not very impressive is it? One tarnished and dull brass light! But look at the dark expresso light on the left. This is the cheapest ‘exterior lighting save’ in the world! If you have tarnished and ugly exterior fixtures, consider … Continue reading