Maintenance and Repairs

March 18, 2022

Spring Cleaning Checklist for Sellers [INFOGRAPHIC]?


Spring Cleaning Checklist for Sellers [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

Some Highlights

  • If you’re thinking about selling your house this spring, here are some things you’ll want to tackle before you list.
  • Spend your time on tasks that make it feel inviting, show it’s cared for, and boost your curb appeal.
  • To determine the full list of things you’ll want to tackle ...
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Jan. 18, 2022

Sellers: Don’t Wait Until Spring To Make Your Move?

Sellers: Don’t Wait Until Spring To Make Your MoveAs you plan out your goals for the year, moving up to your dream home may top the list. But, how do you know when to make your move? You want to time it just right so you can get the most out of the sale of your current house ...
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Dec. 10, 2021

A HAPPY TAIL: PETS AND THE HOMEBUYING PROCESS [INFOGRAPHIC]?

A Happy Tail: Pets and the Homebuying Process [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

Some Highlights

  • It’s no secret that we love our furry friends – about 70% of U.S. households have pets. What may come as a surprise is how large a role they play in the homebuying process.
  • Americans spend $1,163 a year on their pets, and nearly half of pet owners say they would move for ...
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Dec. 8, 2021

Struggling To Find a Home To Buy? New Construction May Be an Option.?

 

Struggling To Find a Home To Buy? New Construction May Be an Option.
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Nov. 12, 2021

Should I Update My House Before I Sell It? [INFOGRAPHIC]?

Should I Update My House Before I Sell It? [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

Some Highlights

  • If you’re deciding whether you should make updates before you sell your house, lean on your agent to be your guide.
  • If the market is flooded with houses for sale, updates may be necessary for your house to stand out. In our current sellers’ market, the added expenses might not be worth it.
  • Partner ...
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Oct. 28, 2021

Does Your House Have What Buyers Want??

 


Does Your House Have What Buyers Want?

The rise in remote work is changing what many Americans want in their homes. Many companies are choosing to delay reopening or go remote full-time, and today’s buyers are looking for homes with more space to support their work needs.

As a seller, if you no longer need the extra ...

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Oct. 25, 2021

Knowledge Is Power When It Comes to Appraisals and Inspections

 

Knowledge Is Power When It Comes to Appraisals and Inspections

Buyers in today’s market often have questions about the importance of getting a home appraisal and an inspection. That’s because high buyer demand and low housing supply are driving intense competition and leading some buyers to consider waiving those contingencies to stand out in the crowded market.

But is that the ...

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Oct. 20, 2021

Looking To Move? It Could Be Time To Build Your Dream Home.?


Looking To Move? It Could Be Time To Build Your Dream Home.

While today’s supply of homes for sale is still low, the number of newly built homes is increasing. If you’re ready to sell but have held off because you weren’t sure you’d be able to find a home to move into, newly built homes and those under construction can provide the options you’ve ...

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Oct. 13, 2021

The Big Question: Should You Renovate or Move??

The Big Question: Should You Renovate or Move?

The last 18 months changed what many buyers are looking for in a home. Recently, the American Institute of Architects released their AIA Home Design Trends Survey results for Q3 2021. The survey reveals the following:

  • 70% of respondents want more outdoor living space
  • 69% of respondents want a ...
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Oct. 4, 2021

4 Tips To Prep for Your Home Sale This Fall?

 

4 Tips To Prep for Your Home Sale This Fall

Even in a hot sellers’ market like today’s in which homes are selling so quickly, it’s still important to make a good first impression on potential buyers. Taking the time upfront to prep your house appropriately can bring in the greatest return on your investment.

Here are four simple tips to ...

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