Northport Real Estate Blog

  • 8 Ways to Know You’ve Found the Right Home

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    When you begin your search for a new home, you may worry about how you’ll know if you’ve found “the one.” It’s normal to feel anxious about the purchase. After all, buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions you’ll ever make....

  • How to Price Your Home

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    We’re gearing up for the spring home selling season. This is the busiest time of year in the real estate market, and many homeowners will be putting their houses up for sale. If you’re one of them, then you’ve no doubt thought about how much ...

  • Selling a Fixer Upper

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    Are you thinking about selling a house that needs work? While it may seem intimidating to put a fixer-upper on the market, it’s not impossible to sell. In fact, there are many buyers out there who are looking for fixer-uppers. Not only can they sav...

  • What is a Move-In Ready Home?

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    When you’re house hunting, you’re likely to come across listings that describe a home as being “move-in ready.” But what does move-in ready actually mean? Does it mean that no work needs to be done on the home? Or perhaps it means that it f...

  • Selling a Home Out of State

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    While it’s not an ideal situation, you may find you need to sell a home that is out of state. In many cases, home sellers choose to buy a new home before selling their old one. But if that old home is several hours away, it presents you with a ne...

  • Buying in a “Good” Location

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    We’ve all heard the saying, “Location, location, location!” But what does that actually mean? Buying a home in a good location will help ensure that you’re happy in your new home. It also means that you’ll have an easier time selling down t...

  • How to Think Like a Buyer

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    If you’re selling your home, then you know there’s a laundry list of things you need to do to prepare. You’ve got to find a great real estate agent, prepare your home to list, and get ready for your next big adventure. But one thing that most s...

  • Building an Emergency Fund

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    You never know what life is going to throw at you. Which is why it’s so important to build an emergency fund. These funds can be used for so many things – from unexpected medical expenses to the emergency replacement of an important home applia...

  • What is a Ranch Style House?

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    When you’re buying a home, you’ll see a description in the listing for that home. One key element that is usually included is the architectural style of the home. This can be anything from a Cape Cod to a Midcentury Modern style. But one style ...

  • Prep Your Home For a Spring Sale

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    While it may feel like Old Man Winter is never going to leave, spring is just a few weeks away. The spring season is one of the best times of the year to sell your home. By getting yourself prepared during this time, you’ll be ready to list your ho...