Selling your home during the holidays might seem unwise, but it can actually be quite successful. Buyers shopping for homes now tend to be much more serious than spring and summer browsers, and there’s less competition amongst other sellers than during the busier seasons. However, with fewer buyers, you might have to work a bit […]
Archives: November 2016
Is Your Home Properly Prepared to Survive the Winter Cold & Snow?
The holiday season is upon us, which means that winter is just about here! And as a homeowner, one of the most important things you can do is to make sure your home is prepared to survive the harsh Pennsylvania winter weather. This will protect your home against many easily-avoidable damages, and ultimately protect your […]
Downsizing Your Home? Use These Tips to Plan Your Move
Maybe the thought of moving to a smaller, low-maintenance home has only briefly crossed your mind, or maybe you’re seriously considering downsizing. But before you trade your too-large house in for, say, a cozy condo downtown, there are a few things to consider. Downsizing requires quite a bit of planning: You may need to figure […]
What Should I Do With the Vacant House that Won’t Sell in Winter?
Bought your new home and moved in, but your old home hasn’t sold yet as the slower winter months approach? Don’t despair; you can still ensure that your home doesn’t sit vacant and vulnerable all winter long while you’re stuck paying two mortgages—without having to compromise on a lower price or short sale. Rent Your Home […]
The Essentials for Entertaining Big in a Small Home
With the holiday season approaching, many homeowners are starting to plan get-togethers with friends or family. While entertaining can be more of a challenge in a smaller home, it’s not impossible to host a memorable dinner party with your loved ones if you’re working with limited space. Here are a few tips for throwing a […]