Northport Real Estate Blog

  • Creating a Teen Hangout

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    It’s difficult to predict how the pandemic is going to continue to impact our lives over the coming months. But it seems safe to say that the more time we can spend at home, the safer we will be from the coronavirus. If you have teenagers at home, ...

  • Improving Your Credit Score

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    Are you one of the millions of Americans who are ready to jump into the real estate market this year? Despite the pandemic, the real estate market is flourishing because of record low interest rates. It’s an excellent time to get a great deal on a ...

  • Why You Should Pressure Wash Your Home

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    With all the time you’ve spent at home this year, you may have noticed things you hadn’t really noticed before – like how dirty the exterior of your home is. Being at home more has also given us time to tackle projects that are pretty far dow...

  • Can You Host an Open House This Summer?

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    While the pandemic put in-person open houses on hold for several weeks, more buyers and sellers are eager to resume this practice. While virtual tours have helped to keep the market afloat during these challenging times, it’s hard to replace the ex...

  • Getting a Home Loan During the Pandemic

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    Whether you’re buying a new home or you’re hoping to refinance, getting a mortgage can be a big job. It’s doubly so right now as we adjust to the “new normal” caused by the global pandemic. While the real estate market is still quite strong...

  • June is National Homeownership Month

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    Did you know that June is National Homeownership Month? This designation is meant to celebrate all the benefits of owning a home. And the timing couldn’t be more appropriate now that we realize just how important our homes are during the global pan...

  • Keep Your Swimming Pool Safe From Coronavirus

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    With swimming pool season upon us, you may be wondering how the coronavirus will affect your ability to enjoy a cool dip on a hot summer’s day. We know that the virus can last up to three days on some surfaces. But can it be transmitted in your poo...

  • Why Housing Prices Are Holding Steady During the Pandemic

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    Over the past couple of months, we’ve watched as the pandemic has wreaked havoc on industries such as travel, tourism, and hospitality. Many have been left to wonder if the housing market would also suffer the consequences of the spread of the coro...

  • Weekend Bedroom Makeover

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    With all the time you’ve recently spent at home, have you gotten a little tired of your décor? After looking at the same paint, the same art, and the same knick-knacks for the last few weeks, are you yearning for something different? The good news...

  • Considering a Move to the Suburbs?

    BY Sandra Innocenzi

    Millions of Americans in large cities have spent the last couple of months cooped up in small apartments while they wait out the pandemic. It’s always been tough to make the most of a small space. But when you don’t have the option to leave, the ...