Five Mistakes to Avoid When Buying New Construction

New Construction Mistakes

You can’t deny the genuine excitement over building a new home, no matter the bouts of stress and nerves.  It’s the perfect literal foundation for fresh experiences and reward for your hard work. But amidst the excitement, watch out for common mistakes to avoid when buying new construction. Learn how to achieve the best results possible for your investment and … Read More

Should You Hire a Realtor or Sell Your Home Yourself?

sell your home yourself

Are you selling your home? It’s not always an easy decision when considering using a realtor to assist or selling your home yourself. Both options have pros and cons. It’s important to make an informed decision for the maximum amount of profits on the property you’re selling. Continue reading about the benefits and drawbacks of selling your home yourself vs. … Read More

How to Pack Your House to Move

pack your house

You bought a new house. You’re ready to make a major move. Perhaps you’re downsizing. Maybe you’ve lived in your current house for years or decades. Maybe it holds belongings not just of yours but of your children and other family members. Where do you start? There are a lot of things to do, and to stay organized, especially if … Read More

Downsizing in Style

downsizing in style

Moving often provokes a variety of reactions, ranging from the excitement of a new place to the bittersweet reflections of leaving a familiar one. It may seem more emotional too if you’re choosing a smaller home because of a change in relationships, kids moving out, or simply the need for a different location. The key is downsizing in style. Especially … Read More

What if Your Dream Home Means a Long Commute?

long commute

Congratulations! You’ve found your new dream home. It has all the amenities you and your family want to make the most of life. However, you might be hesitating. What if it’s a long way from your job? Should the specter of a long commute stop you from buying the home you really want? A long commute is rarely a bonus … Read More

Things to Consider When Moving to a New City

moving to a new city

So, you want to try living in a new city! Whether you make the move for a job offer or a change of scenery, you have a lot to consider. Cost of living and safety often top the list, but think through everything. Moving means a big lifestyle change. We don’t want you to forget anything so we made a … Read More

How to Tell Your Kids You’re All Moving

moving with your kids

You’ve found the perfect home in a great neighborhood and one of the best school districts. You’re ready to give your family their best possible life. You hope everyone shares your excitement. However, you might be hesitating to break the news to your kids. No matter how sure you feel that they’ll love their new home, change is hard. Here’s … Read More

How to Move Your Car Long-Distance

how to move your car

You’re looking for a home in another city, or maybe in another state. You have a lot to plan. Getting all of your family members and belongings safely from one home to the other will create some challenges. But have you thought about how to move your car or cars? Many people choose to drive to their new home. However, … Read More

Tips For Easing Your Child Into a New School

new school

Whether you’ve moved to a new area or your child is transitioning to middle or high school, starting a new school can be tough. Naturally, you want your child to succeed and make friends at his or her new school. Here are some tips on how to ease the transition.   Choose the New School as a Family If you … Read More