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Spring Maintenance Tips

It’s hard to believe it’s been a year since the Covid-19 pandemic entered our world. Or, to some, this past year may seem like it was several years long. Either way, March is here and with the rising temperatures and longer days, we’ll soon start to see the first signs of spring. Before the arrival of April showers, it’s a… Read more →

It is almost tax time!

It’s hard to believe it’s been nearly a year since the Covid-19 pandemic began and changed the way we live, work and play. Although tax filing deadlines were extended last year due to the pandemic, this year, the deadline is back to its usual April 15 date. As you prepare your 2020 taxes, here are a few housing-related items to… Read more →

New Interior Design Trends for 2021

Happy New Year! This past year was unlike any other, as the Covid-19 pandemic upended our lives immeasurably, and the time that so many of us spent at home inspired change in just as many ways, especially in how we live in our houses. Remodeling spending spiked in 2020 among people who were able to work from home, and many… Read more →

Predictions for Housing in 2021

While 2020 has been an incredibly challenging year, housing turned out as a bright spot. Despite the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, homeownership rates rose to 67.4% in the third quarter, up from 64.8% in the same period in 2019. The fundamentals are in place for a continued strong housing market in 2021, particularly with expectations that mortgage rates will… Read more →

Investing in Real Estate – Is now the right time?

When the stock market is near record highs, optimistic investors are happy. Realistic investors recognize the opportunity to diversify and rebalance their portfolio. Investors who have gained profits from the improving stock market may want to convert some of that profit into a down payment on an investment property. Considering mortgage rates are at all-time lows, there may never be… Read more →

April Wrap-up

April is normally the height of the spring real estate market. Buyers are out shopping for new homes in preparation for summertime moves. Numerous properties are coming on the market daily, and well-priced and well-maintained homes are quickly getting sold. This past April brought a much different market, as the coronavirus pandemic continued through the month. We saw a much… Read more →

April Update

The beginning of April is typically real estate’s busy season, with sellers hosting open houses and buyers out touring properties. This year’s been much different, as the Covid-19 pandemic has prompted stay-at-home orders across our state, and companies nationwide, including Long & Foster, have taken to conducting business virtually. The way I’m serving clients like you is different, but my… Read more →

Buying and Selling a Home from Home

Buying and Selling a Home from Home While the COVID-19 pandemic is causing many things in work and life to change rapidly, my commitment—and my company’s commitment—to our clients and your safety remains unchanged. That’s why we’ve put processes in place for buyers and sellers to work with our team and conduct business virtually, from contract to close. If you’re… Read more →