Category Archives: General

  • Pros and Cons of Buying a Fully Furnished Home

    BY David Innocenzi

    Are you a first time homebuyer nervous about adding the cost of furniture to your big move? Or perhaps you’re thinking of buying a vacation home, but don’t want the added expense of furnishing it? Maybe you’re a busy... 

  • Turning Your Home into Your Retirement Plan

    BY David Innocenzi

    It is a very good idea to include your home and buying a second home in your retirement plan. Now is a great time to buy, so even if you are not quite to retirement age, why not buy now and begin building equity? This will... 

  • Considered Making Your Home in Two Houses?

    BY David Innocenzi

    Even if you love your home and have not thought about buying a second one, you may reconsider after learning about the tax breaks available to those who own a second home. Many politicians and celebrities use their ownership... 

  • Expressing Gratitude For Your Home

    BY David Innocenzi

    Thanksgiving is a time to consider all the amazing gifts and treasures we are awarded in our lives. It’s a time to be grateful for your home and possessions. A time to show your gratitude for your freedoms and country,... 

  • Selecting An Architectural Style for Your Home

    BY David Innocenzi

    The architectural style of a home is often highlighted in its online description to help buyers understand its features. But if you don’t know your Tudor from your Craftsmen Bungalow, don’t worry. We can help you sort... 

  • Tips for Home Sellers

    BY David Innocenzi

    Sometimes selling a home can feel like a big job – one with a thousand small tasks required to get it done. But many sellers make the job harder by ignoring or avoiding some of the biggest factors that contribute to a faster... 

  • How Smart is the Kitchen in Your Home?

    BY David Innocenzi

    Home buyers walk into a house with lots of questions. How much square footage does it have? How many bathrooms are there? Does the backyard have a fence? But soon they may be adding a new question to that list: How smart... 

  • Escape From Your Home with a Vacation Property

    BY David Innocenzi

    Feeling the need to get away from your home for a while? Perhaps the winters are too harsh or you have a child in college a few states away. Maybe you just want to get a head start on retirement plans. If either of these... 

  • Tips for Home Buyers

    BY David Innocenzi

    Finding a new home can be one of the most exciting times of your life. It’s a little like dating – the pursuit, the “getting to know you” period, the proposal (aka “offer”), and the marriage (aka “closing”).... 

  • Pinterest for Home Buyers and Sellers

    BY David Innocenzi

    Pinterest for Home Buyers Some people are great at articulating exactly what they want in their next home. But some of us know what we want yet find it tough to explain that vision to someone else. It usually comes out something...