­

Serious Stats That Sum Up the U.S. Housing Market

While the housing market is improving, it’s still often pricier than it’s been in decades. Some evidence suggests that the market may have suffered long-term damage—with both renters and buyers struggling to find places to [...]

By |October 18th, 2017|Buying and Selling|Comments Off on Serious Stats That Sum Up the U.S. Housing Market

Digital House Hunting: 5 Fundamental Tech Tips

You’ve heard it time and again: when searching for your new home, be sure to do your homework. But, there’s more to researching than just scoping out the Zestimate. Harness your search-engine stalking skills and [...]

By |September 8th, 2017|Buying and Selling|Comments Off on Digital House Hunting: 5 Fundamental Tech Tips

Home Sale Trends Through 2018: What to Know

Despite rising prices and shortages, more single-family homes are predicted to be sold this year than in more than a decade. According to the forecast from the National Association of Realtors, home sales are set [...]

By |August 23rd, 2017|Buying and Selling, Renovations|Comments Off on Home Sale Trends Through 2018: What to Know

7 Ways to Make Your Bathroom Look and Feel Bigger

Having an extravagant and expansive bathroom is the source of envy for us all. Throw in a jacuzzi tub, a double-sink vanity and the green-eyed monster really comes out. Unfortunately, these spacious sanctuaries are unattainable [...]

By |August 17th, 2017|Bathrooms, Buying and Selling, Custom Homes, Home Improvement|Comments Off on 7 Ways to Make Your Bathroom Look and Feel Bigger

5 Tips to Price Your House Right

Perhaps the single most important part of selling your home is determining the correct price. Pricing your house right is part art and part science. It’s complex, since no two homes are exactly alike. You [...]

By |August 9th, 2017|Buying and Selling, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on 5 Tips to Price Your House Right

How to Sell Your Home to Millennials

Millennials have officially surpassed Baby Boomers as the largest living generation. Typically, millennials are defined as those born between the mid ‘80s and late ‘90s—those that came of age in an extremely different cultural and [...]

By |August 6th, 2017|Buying and Selling|Comments Off on How to Sell Your Home to Millennials

5 Easy Ways to Add Curb Appeal to Your Home

Decluttering, painting your walls, and staging your home will definitely draw attention inside your home, but in the hasty home selling market, it takes more than that. If you really want to inspire potential buyers [...]

By |July 25th, 2017|Building Tips, Buying and Selling, Custom Homes, Design Trends, Landscapes|Comments Off on 5 Easy Ways to Add Curb Appeal to Your Home

Top 5 Home Improvements That Really Pay Off

Whether you’re dying to update your home, or you’re just trying to look at it from a buyer’s perspective, it really pays off to know which home improvements will deliver the best return on investment. [...]

By |July 12th, 2017|Buying and Selling, Home Improvement, Home Maintenance, Renovations|Comments Off on Top 5 Home Improvements That Really Pay Off

5 Neighborhood Features That Increase Your Home Value

We all know that making improvements and upgrades to your home will increase its value. But, what many may not realize is there’s other factors involved too. Don’t put all your home value appreciation eggs [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Building Tips, Buying and Selling, Livability|Comments Off on 5 Neighborhood Features That Increase Your Home Value

3 Things You Shouldn’t Tell A Seller’s Agent

If you’re in the depths of house hunting, it can be hard to keep your cool. Whether it’s your first home or your tenth, it’s an extreme emotional roller coaster. Your emotions can often cause [...]

By |June 6th, 2017|Buying and Selling|Comments Off on 3 Things You Shouldn’t Tell A Seller’s Agent