Julie Dana, owner of The Home Stylist, offers home decorating and staging advice for people in the Buffalo and Western New York area. In a segment on WIBV-TV about banishing the winter blues, Julie shared a perfect example of how simple changes can change the look and feel of a home. In today’s competitive Real Estate market, it is […]Read More Home Staging Doesn’t Have to be Complicated
Home buyers everywhere are bemoaning the lack of inventory! This is especially apparent with North Buffalo multi-family homes. If you happen to be in the market to buy a home, there are a few things you should know. When you find the perfect home, make an offer. Don’t wait, and don’t bargain. Offer your best possible price and […]Read More Multiple Offer Winning Bid Strategies
We have been working feverishly on our website for the past three months, and it has led a huge number of home buyers who are searching for their new homes to us. (Of course, we are looking for Buyer’s Agents to join our team to help people find their home!) This means that Jennifer Weber and I are working hard to help […]Read More We Have Buyers Searching
In today’s Real Estate market, you may hear the term Short Sale. So, what is a Short Sale? Basically, when a house sells for a price that is less than the seller still owes on the mortgage, that’s a short sale. If the owner cannot make the mortgage payments, many lenders will agree to accept the proceeds of a […]Read More What is a Short Sale?
Mold can be very unsightly and unpleasant – but it can also be very unhealthy. Many home improvements fall into the do-it-yourself category, but it’s important to be careful when dealing with mold. Some mold problems may be quick fixes, but, in many cases, it may be necessary to hire a professional to address the […]Read More Mold In The Home? What To Do?
Spring is in the air and it’s time to journey outside your home and enjoy the crisp air, beautiful flowers, and sunshine. Chances are you will find yourself spending more time outside enjoying this new season and catching up with the pruning, trimming, and gardening around your home. You may have recently bought a home, […]Read More Enjoy Your Backyard
Did you know that there is a Anti-flipping law? What does that mean to a WNY Real Estate Investor? It means if you purchase a property as an investor and you want to flip it you have to wait 90 days BEFORE YOU can accept a contract for the property. It’s across the board, conventional, […]Read More Flipping a Property?
Home Improvements can add value to your home. Everyone is wondering if they should do certain home improvements to the Western New York home before they list it for sale. Not all home improvements are always the smartest or best use of your time and money. There are so many factors that go into is […]Read More Home Improvements Worth Doing
To help you through your retirement, you took out a reverse mortgage on your family home. Now, several years into your retirement, you son wants to buy his childhood home so you can move to a warmer climate. Can you sell your home? Reverse mortgage A so-called “reverse mortgage” is a home loan that offers […]Read More Selling Houses with a Reverse Mortgage
Selling your Buffalo home should be treated as any other transaction. It should be made without emotional involvement. Many times Buffalo Sellers use their hearts instead of their heads when making such an important decision as listing their home for sale. By not thinking objectively, it costs Buffalo home sellers important time and money.Read More Selecting the Right Real Estate Agent