How To Decide If You Should Renovate or Move

After living in a home for several years, it can be easy to discover things you may not be crazy about. While some things can be a quick fix, there may be major changes that make you wonder if it is worth the investment. At this point, you're probably asking yourself if you should remodel or just find a new home. As you have probably realized, this isn't always an easy choice. There are many factors that go into this decision. Here are some things to consider when deciding what will work best for you.

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What To Expect After You List Your Home

After all of the preparation required to list your home, you are probably ready to relax and wait for offers. While most of the hard work is done, it is important to keep in mind things that you may run into during the sale process. As you begin to welcome potential buyers into your home, here are a few things to expect now that your home is listed!

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10 Steps to Declutter Your Kitchen

We are all thankful for the many drawers and cabinets in kitchens today, but they make it easy for us to hide our clutter instead of getting rid of it. If you have reached the point where you can no longer open a door in your kitchen without having something fall out, it is time to declutter your kitchen. Follow these steps and you can begin a clutter-free life, starting with your kitchen!

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Rachel Zylstra
Spring Lawn Recovery

Winter is now just a memory, but the damage done to your lawn isn’t. If you’re in an area where temperatures drop severely and winter storms are constant, your lawn has probably suffered. Now that spring is in full swing and summer will be here before we know it, it is time to give your lawn a little TLC. Here are the steps to turn your lawn from an eyesore into a sight to see!

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Rachel Zylstra
What You Save by Getting Rid of Excess Stuff Before You Move

Whether you’ve been in your current space for a few months or several years, you’ve probably accumulated plenty of things you use and love, and even more items you haven’t touched since you brought them home. Now is the perfect time to purge those items and start fresh in your new home with intentional decor and less clutter.

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Rachel Zylstra
How to Save Up for a House

Are you thinking about buying a home and just don’t know where to start? Before you even begin looking at homes, consider how much you may need to save to make the process as smooth as possible for you, especially in the long run. While there are situations where you don’t need a large down payment for a home, having one can save you money down the road.

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Rachel Zylstra
Home Buying Myths

Although the internet can be a great resource for a variety of information, a lot of that information is incorrect. Let's go over the real facts about buying a home and knock those myths out, so they don't hinder your ability to purchase!

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Rachel Zylstra
Home Improvements that Increase Value

If you’re thinking about remodeling your kitchen, or finishing your basement, you probably want to understand the home improvements that increase value in your neighborhood. When it comes to payback value of home improvements, some are definitely more profitable than others. This article outlines the home improvements that increase value during the sale of a home.

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