Create a patio scene that sells!

Create a patio scene that sells!

Whether you’re selling a condo, lake home  or a Vermont mountain escape, a home’s outdoor space is often key in the potential homeowner’s willingness to say, “We’ll take it!” With property values on the rise, it’s important to create additional living space by bringing the indoors out. No matter the size, creating an inviting area for entertainment and […]

7 Reasons to Work With a REALTOR®

7 Reasons to Work With a REALTOR®

REALTORS® aren’t just agents. They’re professional members of the National Association of REALTORS® and subscribe to its strict code of ethics. This is the REALTOR® difference for home buyers: 1. Ethical treatment Every REALTOR® must adhere to a strict code of ethics, which is based on professionalism and protection of the public. As a REALTOR®’s […]

How to Attract More Buyers When Selling Your Home

How to Attract More Buyers When Selling Your Home

These tips will help you convince buyers your property offers top value for their dollar. Amp up curb appeal. Look at your home objectively from the street. Check the condition of the landscaping, paint, roof, shutters, front door, knocker, windows, and house number. Observe how your window treatments look from the outside. Something special—such as […]

How do I Improve the Odds of a Real Estate Offer

How do I Improve the Odds of a Real Estate Offer

Sellers: How to improve the odds of an offer. Price it right. Set a price at the lower end of your property’s realistic price range and consider these points: Comparable properties: A “comp” is what real estate professionals call home sales that can be reasonably used to help determine the price of your home. But just because […]

7 Questions to Ask When Considering Selling

7 Questions to Ask When Considering Selling

These questions will help you decide whether you’re ready for a home that’s larger or in a more desirable location. If you answer yes to most of the questions, you may be ready to move. 1) Have you built substantial equity in your current home? Check your annual mortgage statement or call your lender to […]

What is Luxury Condo Living in Vermont?

What images come to mind when you think of luxury condo living in Vermont? Luxury Defined Many people define luxury condo living in Vermont differently. Each buyer has their own definition of what luxury condo living is depending on what your own priorities are. “Luxury” living simply means enjoying the best in life–whatever that best […]

Sell Your Home Faster

5 Tips To Sell Your Home Faster in 2015

A Home Seller’s Guide to What Home Buyers Expect We’re well into the summer of 2015, and that means we are in the thick of the real estate season! 2015 has been a great year for real estate; the housing market has been steady, and interest rates have remained low – all good things for […]

Moving Tips and Ideas

  Moving Tips and Ideas You’ve found your dream home, closing day is fast approaching, you’re thinking paint colors and maybe new furniture – but you’ve got to move first! Moving tops many lists as one of life’s most stressful events. Whether you’re alone, moving with a family, kids, or pets, it can be a […]

Indoor Home Improvement Projects

The calendar says spring but it looks like winter is going to hang on a little longer. The ground outside remains white so it is definitely still time to look inside for things to do to improve your home!   Little Projects: Toilet leaks – Did you know you can check your toilet for leaks […]