Tag Archives: lifestyle

The “Bonus Room” Makes a Comeback

Daily Real Estate News | Monday, October 02, 2017 Home builders and designers say demand is increasing for more flexible living spaces, giving rise once again to “bonus” or “multipurpose” rooms, The Wall Street Journal reports. Such rooms offer extra … Continue reading

Posted in Home Owner Tips, Real Estate News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

3 Remodeling Mistakes That Hurt Resale Values

Daily Real Estate News | Monday, August 28, 2017 “Projects that take a home significantly beyond community norms are often not worth the cost when the owner sells the home,” says Scott Robinson, president of the Appraisal Institute. “If the … Continue reading

Posted in Home Owner Tips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 3 Remodeling Mistakes That Hurt Resale Values

What Do Real Estate Pros Look for When It’s Their Turn to Buy?

What you really need to know about buying — from the people who house hunt for a living. Take the long view when you’re buying, says Chicago agent Pekarsky. He plans to start a family in a few years, so … Continue reading

Posted in Real Estate News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on What Do Real Estate Pros Look for When It’s Their Turn to Buy?

Why Spending Money on Fancy Bath Salts Can Help Sell Your House

You’re not just selling a home, you’re selling a lifestyle.  A pretty jar of bath salts can help evoke a sense of luxury, which is just the vibe you want when trying to entice potential buyers. Image: Liz Foreman for … Continue reading

Posted in Real Estate News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Why Spending Money on Fancy Bath Salts Can Help Sell Your House