Category Archives: General

  • Planning a Fall Open House

    BY Shifra Sarraf

    Your home is newly on the market this and you want to have an open house, but you don’t know how to show it best in the shorter autumn days. As the weather turns toward fall and winter, consider these ideas for making... 

  • Planning Appropriately for a Renovation

    BY Shifra Sarraf

    You walk into a home that potentially has the perfect layout, although the kitchen is dated, the floors need upgrading, the bathrooms are awkward … but the price is right and you’ve always wanted to customize a home... 

  • Is It Time to Stop Renting?

    BY Shifra Sarraf

    It’s not your imagination that rent keeps going up. In fact, across the United States, from the end of summer 2013 to the end of summer 2014 rents increased over six percent … and in some housing markets rents increased... 

  • Professionals Answer: “How Do I Increase My Home’s Value?” (Part 1 of 3)

    BY Shifra Sarraf

    When preparing to sell their home, a common question pops up. Homeowners want to know what they can do to get the maximum selling price on their home. Of course, the answer to “What can I do to increase my home’s...