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Transitioning to Assisted Living: What to Do with the Family Home

Transitioning to Assisted Living: What to Do with the Family Home

By: Andrea Needham Moving into an assisted living facility is a tough decision, but deciding what to do with the vacant family home can be even more challenging. Although your home is likely your most valuable possession, sentimentality can make it difficult to part...

Fall Cleanup Tips and Tricks

Fall Cleanup Tips and Tricks

Sometimes we need to set aside a specific time to maintain our home. Read the blog below from HomeKeeper to help you keep your home looking the best this fall.  Periodic home maintenance is essential, both to keep your house looking its best and to prevent problems...

City Council Interviewing

City Council Interviewing

By: Joshua Shinabarger A few weeks ago I was privileged to spend five days in a small windowless conference room from 9 to 4:30 every day with 8 other Realtors. What could possess 8 Realtors to give up a week of their time and consider it a worthy investment when it...

Coffee Geekery-Part 1

Coffee Geekery-Part 1

By: Jake Shupe This new series of blogs entitled, "Coffee Geekery" comes from our very own Jake Shupe, who is also the owner of Barracuda Coffee Company. Take a moment to learn something new about everyone's favorite hot beverage. No doubt that one of the best things...

Spring cleaning with a Personal Organizer

Spring cleaning with a Personal Organizer

By: Danna Peterson Thanks to our guest blogger, Danna Peterson, of Organize With Danna for today's post! Make sure to call her for all of your home organization needs. You can find all of her information here. Spring is finally here! It's like nature is finally taking...

Top Remodel Ideas for the Best Return On Investment

Top Remodel Ideas for the Best Return On Investment

We have clients that are always trying to make those last minute improvements to their home to help it get sold for the most money possible. There are a lot of theories on how to get the most out of a remodel. This article by RISMedia uses data from Remodeling...