Cleaner and More Organized Homes: Household Items You Should Get Rid of Immediately

“Clutter is stuck energy. The word “clutter” is derived from the Middle English word “clotter”, which means to coagulate—and that is about as stuck as you can get.” –Karen Kingston Clutter, regardless of what form they may take, contributes to the negative energy surrounding a living space. In this regard, a room encumbered with innumerable … More Cleaner and More Organized Homes: Household Items You Should Get Rid of Immediately

Home Living: Four Ways to Fall in Love with Your Home Again

  “Our homes should inspire us to go out into the world to do great things and then welcome us back for refreshment”-Melissa Michaels   When our home was new, we used to look at it with starry-eyed amazement. We used to love coming home after a taxing day at the office and could not … More Home Living: Four Ways to Fall in Love with Your Home Again

Home Selling 101: Three Ways to be a Successful Real Estate Agent

“Buyers decide in the first eight seconds of seeing a home if they are interested in buying it. Get out of your car, walk in their shoes and try to see what they see within the first eight seconds.” –Barbara Corcoran   Buying a home might be an individual’s biggest investment—a financial milestone if you … More Home Selling 101: Three Ways to be a Successful Real Estate Agent

A Home of Your Own: Things to Give Up So You Can Afford Your First Home

“Look everywhere you can to cut a little bit from your expenses. It will all add up to a meaningful sum.”-Suze Orman   Samuel Johnson was once quoted to say that a man who both spends and saves his money is the happiest man because he has both enjoyments. However, while that may be true, … More A Home of Your Own: Things to Give Up So You Can Afford Your First Home

Great Neighborhoods: Five Bad Neighbors to Avoid When Buying a Home

“The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.”-G.K. Chesterton   A Chinese proverb once said that finding a good neighbor is a priceless treasure. Similarly, Hesiod has been quoted to say that a bad neighbor is a misfortune as much as … More Great Neighborhoods: Five Bad Neighbors to Avoid When Buying a Home

Real Estate 101: Five Unconventional Tips to Make Your Homes Sell Faster

“Buyers decide in the first eight seconds of seeing a home if they are interested in buying it. Get out of your car, walk in their shoes and see what they see within the first eight seconds.” -Barbara Corcoran John Paulson has been credited with the adage that a home is the best investment any … More Real Estate 101: Five Unconventional Tips to Make Your Homes Sell Faster

Successful Home Sales: Three Indispensable Tips When Conducting Open Houses

“For the seller, they are giving up their home, where they have all these attachments. And for the buyer, it is about painting a picture of their new lives and then carrying them through the whole process to a positive result.” -Sally Forster Jones An investment in real estate has been seen as one of … More Successful Home Sales: Three Indispensable Tips When Conducting Open Houses