How Escrow Protects Home Buyers & Sellers

In Real Estate, an escrow account is a secure holding area where important items (the earnest money check and contracts) are kept safe by an escrow company until the deal is closed and the house officially changes hands. Escrow is also a contractual arrangement in...

How To Stage & Sell Your House With Kids

Staging your home is universally acknowledged as one of the most important things you can do to make it appeal to potential buyers. And while no one ever goes in thinking it’ll be easy, it doesn’t have to be an insane amount of work, either—which is especially good...

Should You Sell Your Home As Is or Renovate?

When you decide to sell a house that desperately needs updating, you basically have two choices: Sell as is (in its current condition without improvements) or make upgrades in the hope of reaping bigger bucks down the line. While renovating your property will...