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How to Choose the Perfect Front Door

Nothing says “welcome home” quite like a warm and inviting front door. The perfect front door should not only complement your home’s style, it should also increase its curb appeal. Because your front door has [...]

By |September 12th, 2018|Buying and Selling, Home Improvement, Renovations|Comments Off on How to Choose the Perfect Front Door

5 Perfect Paint Colors For Staging Your Home

Before staging your home for selling, you’re often advised to slap a fresh coat of paint on the walls. While this is a significant step in the selling process, you shouldn’t just select any old [...]

By |May 8th, 2018|Buying and Selling, Design Trends, Home Improvement, Interiors|Comments Off on 5 Perfect Paint Colors For Staging Your Home

What’s Blooming in the DC Area?

It turns out upgrading your home landscaping could raise it’s overall value by up to 12 percent, according to research from Virginia Tech.  But what types of blossoms thrive in D.C.’s hot and humid summers? [...]

By |March 17th, 2018|Buying and Selling, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Landscapes|Comments Off on What’s Blooming in the DC Area?

How to Make Your Home More Appealing to Millennial Buyers

We already covered how to sell your home to millennials. Now, let’s take a look at what this next generation of homebuyers is actually looking for in a house—and how to make yours appeal to [...]

By |February 9th, 2018|Buying and Selling, Home Improvement|Comments Off on How to Make Your Home More Appealing to Millennial Buyers

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