Before you get too caught up in the excitement of researching neighborhoods, pinning down your wish list and clicking your way through your local MLS site, you might want to consider taking this simple, time-saving, disappointment-preventing step: pre-qualifying for a mortgage. In this article, we outline all the benefits of this important step.
Keep household items out of the landfill and in the hands of people who need them. We’ve rounded up a few organizations that would love to take your clutter and put it to good use in your community. You may even find some that offer to pick up your donations for free, saving you the hassle of arranging transportation!
Your dream home’s calling your name, but first, you have to sell your current residence. Not quite sure where to begin? Not a problem! We’re here to help you prepare your home for sale (and find a new one that meets your criteria). Our handy checklist covers everything from choosing a real estate agent and setting a price to staging your space and capturing fabulous photos. Read on.
Preparing to move to your dream home? Start fresh and don’t bring any current clutter with you! Paring down your possessions to only the items that “spark joy” sets you on the path to a more stress-free and satisfying move. To help you get started, we’ve listed a few decluttering tips, leaning toward the minimalist side of the spectrum, that may transform your life well after you’ve settled into your new home.
The tight resale housing market has many prospective homebuyers considering purchasing a new home in the new year. But limited inventory and avoiding bidding wars are just a few of the advantages of buying a brand-new home. Read on for help answering the age-old question: New home or resale?