Home Decor

May 13, 2021

Market Update - Week of 5/10/21

A frantic call came in from my colleague earlier this week, and she said "the market is slowing down; instead of 16 offers sellers are looking at only 4!" The statement almost made me laugh. Even after all this time, the real estate market still seems like an alternate universe ...
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April 2, 2021

Market Update - Week of 3/29/21

This week, I received my first covid vaccine! The morning I received it, all my appointments were on hold for that hour (which for this worker bee is no small feat). Who ever thought a dose of a vaccine could bring so much happiness and peace of mind? After a ...
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March 27, 2021

Market Update - Week of 3/22/21

I think the general perception is that this market must be great for Realtors, but let me tell you--it's not. A trusted friend compared this market to musical chairs. There are 3 chairs and 37 buyers. Not only that, the chairs are on fire, the floor is on fire ...
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March 18, 2021

Market Update - Week of 3/15/21

There are so many nuances to this market, which is constantly changing and evolving. Instead of this hurricane losing steam however, it seems to be gaining strength. Even outside forces, such as a slight uptick in interest rates, aren’t strong enough to weaken the housing market.
 
In a very ...
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March 10, 2021

Market Update - Week of 3/8/21

 
This market can be compared to a waiting game. Buyers and their agents are all patiently on stand by, hoping a new listing comes on the market. This scenario may sound familiar to you. Eyes are glued to computer screens, hoping that when you hit refresh, a new house ...
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Feb. 3, 2020

Hot Design Trends of 2020

Hot Design Ideas for Your Home

 

We all want a little luxury in our lives, and staying up-to-date on current design trends is just one way to incorporate a bit of style into everyday décor. Whether you're just looking for a few new pieces to spice up your living room ...

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Jan. 28, 2020

4 Tips for Refinishing Your Basement

You probably have an idea of your perfect basement fixed in your head, but there are many decisions that go into achieving the space you're envisioning. What are some commonly overlooked dos and don'ts that you should know before you begin to finish or refinish your basement?

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Jan. 15, 2020

Hiring a Home Contractor:Tips and Best Practices

A home construction or renovation disaster can easily happen if you hire the wrong contractor. We’ve all heard the horror stories about contractors who don’t show up to the job site, spring unfair fees on you at the last minute or can’t seem to finish the project anywhere near the ...

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Dec. 9, 2019

Dad's favorite Holiday Sugar Cookies

With the holidays quickly approaching we wanted to share some of our favorite recipes. This recipe for sugar cookies is a tradition in our family. What are some of your favorite recipes? Do you have any traditional recipes? Share them!

 

 

Dad's Favorite Sugar Cookies
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Oct. 11, 2019

4 Tips for Upgrading Your Kitchen on a Budget

After living in a home for a few years, you might start itching for a kitchen upgrade. However, it can be difficult to come up with a list of kitchen upgrades that you can complete on a budget. The average kitchen remodel costs nearly $20,000—a figure that is far ...

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