Archives: January 2018

Home Appraisal Guide

What is it? A real estate appraisal is when an authorized appraiser valuates your home to give buyers and sellers an idea of what the home is worth. All mortgage lenders require home appraisals before they will give out loans, and it can be very beneficial to know the value of your property. What’s it […]

Real Estate Update – January 2018

Happy New Year! It’s hard to believe how fast 2017 has come and gone, but it’s safe to say it was an excellent year for Michigan’s housing market, which was able to surpass the record-setting year established in 2016. Throughout 2017 Michigan home sales increased 5.2% and average home values increased 6.6%. Detroit was recognized […]

What BIG Storage From a Small Closet?

Your closet is the most underutilized but most important space in your entire home! Yet, time and time again you go to open your sliding closet doors just to be reminded how little of space you have for your belongings. Even after you’ve vacuum–sealed your off-season clothes, there never seems to be enough room. So […]

Heating Safety Reminders

Because of the cold weather outside, many of us are using fireplaces, candles, space heaters, and automatic starters to keep ourselves and our loved ones warm. However, some of these devices can be harmful if we use them improperly. Here are a couple of reminders about heating up in the winter. Fireplaces: Fireplaces are a great way […]