Ten best home improvements for your dollar

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

According to a recent article posted on MSN, following are the top ten home improvements for your dollar: REPLACE YOUR FRONT DOOR – You may not notice your front door all the time, especially if you use another entrance, but just by replacing your front door can give you a 96.6 return on your investment.  […]

Friday feature home at 24 Eagles Nest Circle Hudson WI

Friday, January 31st, 2014

Friday’s Feature property is 24 Eagles Nest Circle, Hudson, WI This home is new to the market!  Some features include: *One story home *3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms *1,848 square feet *0.28 acre lot – lots of trees! *Open floor plan – fireplace in upstairs living area *2 car attached garage– 24’ wide x 26 ½’ deep […]

Tips for holding a successful Open House

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

You have decided to sell your home and now is the time to market it.  Follow these tips for holding a successful open house to get your house sold! Pick the right date.  When planning your open house, check the calendar for any major events in the area or holidays.  You will be disappointed if […]

How to sell your house fast!

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

So you have decided to sell your house.  What next?  Here are some helpful tips to get your home to sell fast. Find a realtor – Your best bet to get your home to sell quickly is to find a realtor.  Ask family or friends for a referral of someone they have used.  A realtor […]

Selling your home in the spring

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Selling your home in the spring Spring is one of the best times to sell your home. The largest number of buyers is actively seeking a new home during the months of April, May and June. Here are several tips for making your house stand out among the sea of new listings flooding the spring-time […]

Local Market Update – As of November 2013

Monday, December 16th, 2013

Local Market Update – As of November 2013 The housing market is slowly but surely making a comeback!  As you can see by the graph of data provided by the St. Paul area Association of Realtors, every category has seen an increase.  Cumulative Days on Market until Sale category went down a bit, which is […]

Christmas tree tips – Buying and keeping safe

Friday, December 13th, 2013

Christmas tree tips—buying and keeping safe Every year thousands of trees are sold to decorate homes for the holidays.  Below are some tips to keep in mind when picking out a tree and safety once the tree is in your home. Buying the tree: *Make sure you measure the height of the ceiling in the […]

What is the Function of Home Owner’s Insurance?

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

What is the Functions of Home Owner’s Insurance?   Homeowner’s insurance is a standard requirement from lender’s when purchasing a home.  Basically, home insurance protects the value of your property investment, but also has a few specific functions: Lender’s Perspective   Homeowners insurance is a requirement for a loan from your lender.  This is a protection for […]

Tips for moving with pets

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Some helpful Moving Tips when moving with pets *Make sure your pet is wearing proper identification and any required license tags in case they get lost. *Ask your veterinarian for a copy of your pet’s medical history to take with you and be sure all shots are current. *Keep an eye on your pet for […]

Thanksgiving Safety Tips

Monday, November 25th, 2013

Thanksgiving Safety tips This Thanksgiving holiday, more than 13 million Americans will travel to spend the holiday with friends and family, leaving their homes empty for possible burglars.  Follow these safety tips to ensure your family’s safety this holiday season. *Number one is DO NOT post your travel plans on Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, etc.  This […]