5 Tips for Creating a Stadium-Style Lawn in Your Own Backyard

Posted on Aug 31, 2012

Labor Day is nearly here, which means families will be heading to backyards across the country for picnics, sports games and to simply soak up what’s left of the summer sun. A lush green lawn is the perfect setting for these activities and will be the envy of the neighborhood. How does one achieve that […]

How to Deal with Bathroom Problems

Posted on Aug 30, 2012

Whether it’s just the annoying drip of a leaky tap or the horror of a blocked drain, every homeowner will be forced to deal with a bathroom problem at some point or another. Here are some tips for common bathroom problems: Blocked Toilets A blocked toilet can quickly become an extremely messy problem, but luckily […]

A Fresh Assessment

Posted on Aug 22, 2012
A Fresh Assessment

By Keith Loria Let’s say you just purchased a new home that has a large property tax commitment. You may be able to do something about it. In today’s housing market, having the property reassessed is very in vogue. “A tax assessment is an estimate on the value of your property solely for the purpose […]

The More You Know: 4 Great Tips for Home Sellers

Posted on Aug 21, 2012

Tip 1: Identify three experienced agents who are familiar with your neighborhood. Look for agents who have “for sale” signs placed in your neighborhood. Ask each to prepare a market analysis (how much is it worth?) and a marketing plan (how do you plan to market my home?). Ask lots of questions about both. Include the […]