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Winter Storms and Snow Safety Tips This is the time that many of us throughout the country will face snow or extreme winter weather that requires us to be prepared. This post will provide many tools and resources to prepare yourself and your loved ones for Snow and Winter Storms. […]

Be Prepared with these Winter Storms and Snow Safety Tips


What is a home warranty? A home warranty is often a feature in the sale of a home.  In that scenario, the seller typically pays a few hundred dollars for a one-year warranty covering the home’s major fixtures such as the furnace, water heater and kitchen appliances.  This gives the buyer […]

Do You know What a Home Warranty is?


Nextdoor is a private Social Network for neighborhoods and communities. In order to join this network, you would need to receive an invitation from an already existing neighbor or by simply signing up and receiving a mailed verification at your home address. Through their site, you can sign up to […]

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Here is an excellent article written by Dan Wilhelm. In this article you will find a beautiful explanation on the difference between a REALTOR® and a Real Estate Agent. Should your real estate agent be a real estate professional? A seemingly logical question might be, aren’t all real estate licensees professionals?  […]

Do You know the Difference between a REALTOR® and a ...


Updated from a previous post in July 2014. Have you ever wondered what the differences of holding title or estate in a property are? Do you want to know what they mean to you exactly as it relates to Real Estate? Reading the below terms and definitions will help clear […]

Do You know What Estates and Title Terms in Real ...


Updated from a previous post in May 2015. To many looking to Buy a Home, a Buyer Brokerage Agreement is not as important as finding the perfect place to call Home.  Unfortunately, the signing of this document is not usually done by many Real Estate Agents. The reason? Many are afraid […]

Home Buyers: Do You know What a Buyer Brokerage Agreement ...



I write this post as a means to educate all Real Estate buyers, renters and sellers alike. Although this usually comes up with buyers and renters, it’s important to understand a little more about the Real Estate profession. In this industry, I have seen and heard enough to make me […]

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If you have recently purchased your first home, or maybe you have owned your home for some time now, but don’t really know where to start; this Guide is for you. If you are currently renting, most of these home tips may also apply to you. Make sure to check […]

Home Owner’s Guide to Monthly Home Care


Welcome to the most current Housing Trends eNewsletter. This eNewsletter is specially designed for you, with national and local housing information that you may find useful whether you’re in the market for a home, thinking about selling your home, or just interested in homeowner issues in general. Please click on […]

April 2015 Housing Trends eNewsletter is out!



Check out this excellent blog post by Deborah Rhodes, a Real Estate Agent and REALTOR® in Ontario, Canada. Spring Cleaning Checklist by Deborah Rhodes Spring is in the air and it’s time for the traditional “Spring Cleaning” activities to begin. I don’t know about you, but I can’t wait to open the […]

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Excellent article from the American Red Cross on how to prevent and thaw frozen pipes. Preventing and Thawing Frozen Pipes Being prepared and informed may help you to avoid the messy and often expensive issue of frozen pipes. The American Red Cross provides information and suggestions around how to prevent […]

How to Prevent and Thaw Frozen Pipes