As homeowners, we often feel like a home improvement will give us a positive Return On Investment(ROI). The info-graphic shown from Remodeling’s 2015 Cost Vs. Value Report shows that most home improvements will give a negative return.
Yearly Home Maintenance Owning a home can be the most exciting time of your life. Most people probably first think of the financial responsibility. Don’t let yourself forget about the time and labor that home ownership also requires. Keeping up with regular home maintenance tasks will keep you from future headaches and wasted money. It […]
8 Red Flags On A Seller Disclosure Buying a home is a little like falling in love. When you first start dating, you’re smitten. Which also means you’re more likely to overlook some critical flaws that might otherwise slowly crack away at your relationship down the road, potentially leading to heartbreak. Such is the case […]
Waterproof Solutions- Stephen Burton The Waterproofing and Foundation Repair Industry is filled with franchises with big advertising budgets. With potentially limited knowledge, products, and solutions; Are they the best for the consumer? Stephen Burton from Waterproof Solutions is here to shed some light on the industry.
How To Determine If You Should File a Claim When unexpected events happen to your home, car, or other investments it can be a difficult decision to determine whether a claim should be filed or not. When trying to decide to file a claim, your agent is on your side to help make the best decision for […]
Property Rehab When buying property for rehablilitation, it is really important to do your house clean-up and repairs in proper order. You don’t want to get ahead of yourself or waste time and money having to do things twice. Approach the rehab process systematically and do not frustrated if everything does not go according to […]
Homeowner Money Saving Tips So you just bought a home, first of all congratulations! Maybe you have lived in your home for awhile now, congratulations. Whatever the case is owning a home is a milestone in life for most people. If you are settled in and now want to focus on saving money then check […]
Short Sales are the “New Normal” for homeowners with mortgages. Without a negotiator you could be losing out on someone in your corner. Elizabeth Kayser and Ryan Hyde of Kayser Law Firm joins Doug and Tammie in the Cornerstone Studio to explain and dispel any myths of what a Short Sale is. Simply put, short sales begin […]
One thing Tammie and Doug stand for is evaluating different lessons in life. They grow by learning from their defeats and celebrating victories. This week they are celebrating a victory that definitely didn’t start out that way. Tammie acquired a property in 2002 which started out as a good deal but over time turned in to a renter’s […]
Homeowners tend to believe their home is worth more than it’s actual value. Overpricing a home can sabotage your opportunity to get the most money for your property. If you’re ready to sell take these four proactive tips so that you can be in the position to ensure the highest selling price in your neighborhood.