Tag: curb appeal

  • Get Your Home Ready to Sell this Spring

    Spring will be here before you know it, bringing warmer weather, fragrant flowers and the desire to clean and organize, well, practically everything. But if you plan to sell your home this season, you might want to take your tidying to the next level. Lucky for you, we know what homebuyers are seeking (and we love a good makeover!). Read on for tips to help you get your home ready to sell this spring.

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  • How to Sell Your Home: A Checklist

    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.

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  • The Best Time to Do These Lawn Care Tasks

    Ready to plan out a lawn care schedule? We’ve rounded up timing tips from popular gardening resources to help you work smarter!  Watering tips from Popular Mechanics: Early morning may be the best time of day to water your lawn. Why? You lose less water to evaporation if you do it before temperatures and winds […]

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  • Tackle These 4 Outdoor Lighting Tasks This Fall

    It’s a sure sign that autumn has arrived when the days get shorter and leaves start changing. Now is the time to get ahead and do routine maintenance on your outdoor lighting before winter. Read on for tips from our vendor, Kichler Lighting.

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  • 5 Tips for Selling a Home

    For most homeowners, there comes a moment when their home no longer meets their needs. Fortunately, when it’s time to sell your home, there are simple things you can do to make your house stand out among the competition. 1. Think curb appeal. The first tip for selling your home is to lead with a […]

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  • Kick up the Curb Appeal: 5 Ways to Give Your Home a Great First Impression

    Whether you’re meeting your future in-laws or going in for a job interview, first impressions can make all the difference. The same is true for your home—especially when it’s on the market. Even if your house isn’t up for sale, making a few small changes can give your exterior a fresh look and give your […]

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  • How Selling a Home Works

    Transitioning from first-time buyer to first-time seller? Check out the following roadmap for an overview of the process and tips to help you successfully sell your home! Make home improvements You don’t want to sink unnecessary money into your current home (better to save it for the next one!), but there are a few prudent […]

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  • Capturing Curb Appeal: 4 Real Estate Photography Tips

    Photos sell homes, and no photo is more important than the exterior shot that will be associated with your home’s MLS listing. Ideally, you or your real estate agent should hire a professional real estate photographer to do the job. But, if you’re listing your home independently or have a tight budget, here are some […]

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  • What to Update When Selling Your Home

    You want to make your home more attractive to prospective buyers, but you don’t want to waste valuable time and money in the process. We don’t blame you! Determining which home renovations will bring you the greatest return on your investment can be tricky. Before you reach for the toolbox or call your contractor, you […]

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  • Prepping Your Home for a Real Estate Photographer

    If you’ve hired a professional real estate photographer, you’re well on your way to selling your home. But don’t send out your change of address cards just yet—there are still a few simple steps you can take to stage your home for its big photo shoot.

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  • Selling Your Home: 3 Questions to Ask Your Agent

    By the time you’ve chosen a real estate agent, you’ve hopefully asked them dozens of questions about their track record, their local knowledge, how they plan to market your home and—very importantly—how they plan to keep you in the loop throughout the upcoming sales process. Those questions all have to do with what your real […]

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  • Tips for Selling Your Home: To-do’s When Putting Your Home on the Market

    Between traditional advertising and increasingly diverse methods of self-promotion, your home listing could enjoy more exposure than was possible even five years ago. The possibility of extra online and foot traffic is a definite boon for selling your home—so long as you put in the work to separate yourself from the competition. Help your home […]

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