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3 Lessons in Real Estate from Chip & Joanna Gaines

3 Lessons in Real Estate from Chip & Joanna Gaines

For those that watch HGTV and are up to date on the latest home improvement trends, you’ve probably heard of Chip and Joanna Gaines. This thriving couple based in Waco, Texas took television by storm with their quirky personalities, transparently strong relationship,...
Are You Ready to Take On a Renovation?

Are You Ready to Take On a Renovation?

  Every homebuyer has their wishlist. Every feature they could have ever dreamed of or hoped for packaged into one building with walls and windows– and they call it “home”. A house is more than just that, walls and windows. It’s a sanctuary of comfort, where you...
The Hidden Costs of Buying a Home

The Hidden Costs of Buying a Home

There’s no question about it– buying a home is no cheap process. Saving up for a downpayment is one major factor that most prospected homebuyers dread. It’s easy for homebuyers to feel in over their heads with savings, bank accounts, applications, and more. In a 2016,...
Chicago’s Real Estate Hot Spots

Chicago’s Real Estate Hot Spots

  One of the most popular and fascinating cities in the United States, Chicago is known for a variety of things, including some of the country’s hottest real estate. Whether it’s a young family seeking a first home in which to settle down and build a...
These Real Estate Tips Will Help You Sell Your Home Faster

These Real Estate Tips Will Help You Sell Your Home Faster

Have a home that you want to sell fast? Whether you’re a homeowner looking to relocate or you’re a real estate investor ready to move on from your property, these tips are must-haves for selling your home fast. The real estate industry is an ever changing market. As...
4 Ways to Stay Productive While Your House is On the Market

4 Ways to Stay Productive While Your House is On the Market

Selling your home is a situation in which many emotions surface. Your anxiety is through the roof trying to make everything perfect in the eye of the buyer, your finances may dwindle through the updating process, your fear/anger may make you overthink things, and your...
8 Tips to Getting Your Home Ready for an Open House

8 Tips to Getting Your Home Ready for an Open House

For anyone selling their home, hosting an open house provides ample opportunities for potential buyers. Bringing in multiple people at the same time all with interest in the home can get a “sold” sign on the front lawn in no time. Open houses are quick and easy, but...
Buying or Renting? Here’s What You Should Do

Buying or Renting? Here’s What You Should Do

There’s a new misconception. For a while, many people thought they would be saving money by renting instead of purchasing a home with a mortgage. However, today that’s not true. Buying a home is now 33.1% cheaper than renting a property in the United States! You can...
Common Wishlist Items Among Millennial Homebuyers

Common Wishlist Items Among Millennial Homebuyers

The home market is not what it used to be. As the millennial generation increasingly becomes the largest generation of living humans, research finds that they aren’t buying houses like their predecessors of Gen X and Gen Y. This can be due to a vast amount of reasons;...