Seller Resources

7 Deadly Sins of Overpricing

“We can always go down, but we can’t go up.”

We have heard this statement several times! When setting the sales price of their home, many sellers are tempted to tack on a few percentage points to “leave room to negotiate”. Continue reading

5 Updates to Make Before You List Your Home

First impressions. Curb appeal. You have probably heard both of these phrases many times if you’re about to put your house on the market. It’s absolutely true! Spending a little money to make some needed improvements can go a long way in helping your home sell faster at a higher price. Continue reading

Struggling to Make Your Mortgage Payments?

Just a few years ago, the housing and financial markets were booming. Loans were easy to come by, and living the American Dream was made easy by zero down mortgages and no doc loans. Then, the markets crashed, jobs were lost, homes depreciated, and many homeowners were left struggling to make their payments. Continue reading

First-Time Seller Tips

As long-time area residents, we truly have a solid understanding of this real estate market – we’ve been following it for a long time. And, while recent media reports may have people questioning a sale, Dublin has done rather well by comparison. In fact, we continue our record of closing on a home about every ten days because our listing prices reflect a constant interaction with this dynamic market. Continue reading

Summer Moving Tips

The sun and heat certainly make it seem like fall is a long way off, but before long, kids will be back at school and the busiest moving season will be over. It’s crunch time for many families who are using summer break to move. Continue reading

Memorial Tournament Week in Dublin

The Memorial Tournament has a long-standing history of attracting world famous athletes to Dublin, Ohio thanks to Columbus native, Jack Nicklaus. It’s always fun to enjoy amazing golf and connect with friends and colleagues in one of the most beautiful areas of our city (we can’t help but notice the beautiful Dublin homes along the course — and some great landscaping ideas!).  Continue reading

Improving Your Kitchen

The kitchen may very well be one of the dirtiest places in your home, and not just the obvious areas, like the sink.  The refrigerator, dishtowels and counters all harbor germs. Continue reading

5 Steps to Deciding How Much to Offer – or Ask – for Your Home

One of the hardest, most important decisions homebuyers face is how much to offer for their home.  And the glut of information on the web about real estate only makes buyers even crazier than the decision itself does.  Supply, demand, foreclosure rates, mortgage rates – buyers think they need to run spreadsheets and do fancy math to make a smart offer. And THAT can be super intimidating. Click here or see below for the steps. Continue reading