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  • 10 Options to Buy & Sell At the Same Time Purchase a Spec Home/New Construction Builders in our area are working hard to create new inventory. A spec home is a home that the builder started and/or completed without having a purchaser. This can be a great option for buyers as there is typically less competition and many buyers like Read More
  • Home Inspections 101  Do you have questions about what to expect during a home inspection? Why should I get a home inspection? How can I use the information from my inspector for negotiating with the seller?  Many people are hesitant to get a home inspection after they have found the perfect house. However, you should not be afraid of this Read More
  • Quick Tips for Making Your Landscaping Look the Best this Spring Edges make the flower bed Putting a deep edge on your planting beds makes all the difference. It helps define your planting beds from your lawn area, it helps contain the mulch so it doesn’t wash out, and it just simply looks good and clean.   Cluster your annuals Read More
  • If spending more time at home over the past year is making you really think hard about buying a home instead of renting one, you’re not alone. You may be wondering, however, if the dollars and cents add up in your favor as home prices continue to rise. According to the experts, in many cases, it’s still more affordable to buy a home than Read More
  • If you’re planning to buy a home, an appraisal is an important step in the process. It’s a professional evaluation of the market value of the home you’d like to buy. In most cases, an appraisal is ordered by the lender to confirm or verify the value of the home prior to lending a buyer money for the purchase. It’s also a different step Read More
  • Is the idea of saving for a down payment holding you back from buying a home right now? You may be eager to take advantage of today’s low mortgage rates, but the thought of needing a large down payment might make you want to pump the brakes. Today, there’s still a common myth that you have to come up with 20% of Read More

“After 6 months of little action with 2 other agents, Joe Tosco sold our home in just 10 days for full price!” – John & Giuseppa Conigliaro