Category Archives: Selling

  • Expand Your Summer Living Space

    BY Cindy Souza

    As the temperatures heat up and barbeque season is in full swing, the outdoors beckons. Early morning coffee on the back deck as the sunrises and late evening gatherings to watch the stars come out do not require shade, but... 

  • Monochromatic Decorating Ideas

    BY Cindy Souza

    The use of a single color, or range of shades in a color gives your home a sophisticated designer appeal. Do you have to hire a designer to achieve the look? No, you can do it yourself if you keep these things in mind. Respect... 

  • Living Small

    BY Cindy Souza

    No matter what our background, we all have an ideal dream home size in mind. When it comes down to the actual living in it, however, can smaller be better? If your dream is for an urban dwelling with access to cultural events,... 

  • Easy Curb Appeal Upgrades You Can Do On a Weekend

    BY Cindy Souza

    Sometimes the idea of getting your home ready to sell can seem daunting, and you might be tempted to sell it “as is” instead. Adding a little curb appeal, however, will help your home sell faster and for more... 

  • Choose the Right Paint

    BY Cindy Souza

    Whether you’re preparing your home to move in, or preparing it to sell, choosing the right paint from the myriad choices available to day can be daunting. Paints come in up to six different finishes, so even if you’ve... 

  • Quick Tips for Adding Resale Value

    BY Cindy Souza

    When you’re in a hurry to sell, you need top dollar, try some of these tips: Have us evaluate your home. As real estate professionals, we know what sells and what doesn’t and we can help you spend your money... 

  • Expand Your Space with a Garage Makeover

    BY Cindy Souza

    For most of us, the garage is simply a place to park the car, store suitcases and holiday decorations, or stow those miscellaneous tools we need now and again. With a little careful planning, however, your garage can become... 

  • Real Estate Terminology: Abatement, the First in a Series

    BY Cindy Souza

    Every industry has its own vocabulary, and real estate is no exception. If you are newly in the home-buying market, you may find yourself stumped by the lingo, acronyms, abbreviations and jargon commonly used in real estate... 

  • Real Estate Terminology: Ratios, the Third in a Series

    BY Cindy Souza

    In the vocabulary of real estate, various ratios help buyers and mortgage services determine the viability of a purchase. A ratio is a way of expressing the relationship between two values or amounts. Usually, ratios compare... 

  • From Hi-Tech Race Car to Hi-Tech Home

    BY Cindy Souza

    Necessity drives innovation. Last week, quadriplegic former Indy 500 driver, Sam Schmidt drove a modified Corvette around the Indianapolis Speedway by moving his head and biting down with his teeth. Arrow Electronics, a medical...