Bountiful Benefits of Using a REALTOR on a New-Build Home

Home buyers often make the mistake of thinking that working with a builder is just as beneficial as buying a house with a Realtor.  What they don’t realize is that it is quite the opposite.  The builder’s sales representative is just that, a representative for the builder.  They do not represent the consumer or buyerContinue reading “Bountiful Benefits of Using a REALTOR on a New-Build Home”

How to Eliminate Smoke Odor

While it is getting more and more rare, we do still see homes that homeowners or tenants have smoked indoors for a period of time.  As much as some home buyers may love the home, they are concerned about whether or not to take on such a lofty project.  I can guarantee you that ifContinue reading “How to Eliminate Smoke Odor”

The downside of Fall….

The downside of Fall…. While I do love the fall, it so often signals one of the most dreaded tasks I have as a working Mom: finding sitters.  The last few years our awesome babysitters have gone away to college. (Boo!) Which means that I have to find new sitters, verify references, run background checks,Continue reading “The downside of Fall….”

What is Section 8 Housing?

What is Section 8 Housing? This is a question that I have been asked by a lot of young, up & coming real estate investors lately.  Almost like a HUD home, the term itself seems to have a negative connotation in people’s minds.  I would disagree on both. Section 8 housing is housing that’s providedContinue reading “What is Section 8 Housing?”