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November 2016

Winter, is your home ready?

Winter is upon us, snow, wind, rain, cold. A member of the Insurance Information Institute says that more than 10% of all major losses are due to Winter storms.  Oh no!  Don’t worry, we can help!  Below are a few easy  inexpensive ideas to keep your home from becoming a statistic. Where do I begin? First, clean out those rain gutters!  All year long they collect debris and we don’t think about it.  Then, here comes Winter with rain and snow.f  If the gutters are full, when the snow in the gutter melts, it has nowhere to go.  Instead of…

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CHRIS CLARK Q&A

Chris Clark Q&A: Its getting cold!

BRRRRRRRRR. The weather has really taken a temperature dip, and its getting cold! What better way then to warm up with some free coffee? Sorry for the delay since our last FAQ, but the real estate market has been keeping me warm! Now to the questions! Submitted by Cj. Robert. Q: Is staging your house when you put it up for sale worth the money? A: As much as I hate to say it, it depends! Lets start with the easy answer! On an upscale, more expensive home, a staging adds great value. In the upper ends of our market…

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Tips from a Realtor

FSBO: Tips from a Realtor!

FSBO: Tips from a Realtor! 90% of American real estate is sold by Realtors. Virtually everyone hires and uses the services of a real estate agent when purchasing or selling their home. While there are many reasons to hire a Realtor, sometimes extenuation circumstances lead home owners to sell their home themselves. Rather then make the case for agent hiring, i wanted to go over a few real estate tips from a realtor for anyone looking to sell their home! Make your home look great! Real estate home selling is all about differentiation. Most homes in similar price ranges are all…

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