Blog - Month: January 2018

Month: January 2018

DIY Valentine's Day Home Decorations

By Andrea Robinson
January 29, 2018 Category: General

You dont have to be super crafty to decorate your home with love! There are simple Do-it-yourself home decorations that will take little time and money but will still achieve the Valentines Day ambiance for you and your guests. Fresh cut flowers You can never go wrong with fresh flowers! Even a simple batch of tulips or roses in a clear vase can provide the right touch to any counter top or table throughout your home. If youre feeling a little more advance in your craftiness, there are cute ideas on Pinterest where you can add heart candies and a bow to your vases! Accent Pillows Red, white, and love all over! Pair any love embellished pillow with colors of the holiday. It is an easy, fun way to spruce up your couches, benches, and chairs. You can keep it subtle with solid colors, or go a little extra with plaid, sequence or create your own! There are plenty of tutorials online to help get your creative wheels spinning. Did someone say wine? No. I dont think anyone

Spring Home Selling Checklist

By Andrea Robinson
January 22, 2018 Category: General

The spring time is the BEST time to prepare your home and put it on the market! Potential home buyers are actively looking during the months of April through June. So, start checking off the list now of all the things you must get done to prepare your beautiful home for its next owners: #1: Find an amazing real estate agent! Using an agent who matches each of your needs will be an important part of your home selling process. #2: Maximize curb appeal. First impressions are important. When the potential home owners pull up to a home they want to be wowed rather than overwhelmed with the thought of all the extra work theyre going to have to do to get the place looking presentable. Paint the exterior Clean up and enhance the flower beds Mow the grass #3: It wouldnt be spring if you didnt have to clean! Declutter your living space and remove any personalized items. Put away items in storage Organize shelves, medicine cabinets, drawers, etc. Wipe down baseboards and trim Wash

Answers to Common Title Insurance Questions

By Andrea Robinson
January 22, 2018 Category: General

We all know what car insurance is, and we are well aware of the benefits to being insured in the event of an accident; but what about title insurance and its benefits? First of all, what the heck is title insurance? When you initiate the purchase of your home, title insurance is a legally required part of all real estate transactions and will help protect you in the event that there are legal defects or hidden risks that come along with the property. Who and what am I protecting? You want to make sure to protect yourself! Owners title insurance is to help eliminate the risks associated with the legal history of the property you plan to purchase. This is not the same as the loan policy insurance. Loan insurance is specifically to protect the loan company in the event that they suffer losses if youre unable to pay your mortgage. Title insurance protects your interests, pays legal costs, claims and continues protecting you even after youve sold the property. What are