8 Tips When Preparing to Sell Your Home

While selling your home may not be as exciting as buying your new home, there are some key actions you can focus on to make the whole process run more smoothly to maximize your home’s selling price and minimize the time it takes to sell your home. Here are 8 tips to think about when […]

Get Out! Simple Ways to Bring the Outdoors In

If you constantly hear about the benefits of connecting with nature but feel like your current lifestyle doesn’t grant you the time to do so, you’re not alone. Many factors contribute to a loss of quality outdoor time including work, school, diminishing outdoor space, and even the ever-increasing use of electronic media. So, are there […]

Trendy or True for You?

If you read decor magazines or watch any of the home network channels you may find it difficult to keep up with the ever-changing design trends. Are granite countertops still in? Maybe you look around your house and feel like it’s too cluttered for the minimalist movement and become overwhelmed. No matter what the “trend” […]

How to Create Positive Mental Health Spaces Inside Your Home

The places where you spend the most time each day contribute to your mental health and overall well-being. Various attributes, including the size of a room, how it is furnished, and the company you keep, can influence your wellness. Although some elements of each day fall outside of personal control, we can decide how to […]

Easy Updates to Help Sell Your Home

You’re planning to list your home for sale and want it to look its best before you do. You’ve looked through some decor magazines and have been following the latest trends online, but you don’t have much spare time and don’t want to dig too deep into your pockets to find the cash to redecorate. […]

House Hunting Tips to Maximize Time

If you work all week, your time on the weekends is precious and can go by in the blink of an eye. When you add being on the hunt for your perfect house, travelling and multiple showings can eat up even more of your limited time. Here are a few tips to help maximize your […]

Know Before You Go – Red Flags Before Buying a Home

Starting the homebuying process means navigating many stumbling blocks; it means saving every cent, finding the right real estate agent, and scouring homes online in your free time. You might not mind a property within your budget needing a little TLC to make it your own, or maybe you want something completely move in ready. […]

Do You Really Know Where You’re Moving?

So, you’ve made up your mind; it’s time to move, and whether it’s into your first home or onto your next chapter, you’re going to weigh certain factors before you even look at anything. We’re called individuals for a reason, and no two people look for the exact same things in the place they call […]

What Size Home is the Right Size?

Whether you are on the market for your first home or you’re an empty nester ready to make a change, an important question to ask yourself is, “How much home do I really need?” The answer can lead to finding exactly the right property for the next chapter of your life. Here are a few […]

The Evolution of the Open House

By Melanie Robitaille, Sr. Staff Writer and Graphic Designer As one of the largest investments in a person’s life, buying a home sight unseen was a rarity at the best of times. With doors closed more often than opened, and people distancing instead of gathering these days, we’re witnessing the evolution of the time-honored real […]