Northport Real Estate Blog

  • Selling Your Split-Level Home

    BY David Innocenzi

    Are you getting ready to put your split-level home on the market? While once a mainstay of builders for several decades, they are a less common design for newer homes. Because of this, you may be concerned about how attractive your home will be to ...

  • When You Can’t Agree on a House

    BY David Innocenzi

    Buying a home can be a stressful process. But if you and your spouse can’t agree on which house to buy, your stress levels can go through the roof. In a competitive market, you need to act quickly when you find a home you love. So what do you do if...

  • Removing Old Wallpaper

    BY David Innocenzi

    Is that outdated wallpaper getting you down? Whether you’ve just bought a new home or you’re getting ready to sell, removing old wallpaper can seriously refresh an otherwise dated room. While removing old wallpaper can be a time-consuming job, it...

  • How to Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster

    BY David Innocenzi

    Are you one of the millions of Americans who financed the purchase of your home? Taking out a mortgage is a great way to become a homeowner. But if you’re able to pay off that debt quickly, you can free up money for other things such as an early re...

  • Settling Into a New School

    BY David Innocenzi

    The first day of school is always a little tough on kids. It’s doubly so when you’re the new kid in town. If you moved to a new school district over the summer, then you may be wondering how to help your child transition into their new school. ...

  • Beat the Home Selling Blues

    BY David Innocenzi

    Selling a home can be a time of big change. And although you may be excited about your upcoming move, it can also bring with it a little sadness. After all – your home is where you make some of your best memories. If you’re beginning to feel the ...

  • Finding a Family-Friendly Neighborhood

    BY David Innocenzi

    If you’re looking for a new nest for your family, then you may be feeling a little pressure. On top of finding a home that meets your needs, you also need to choose a location that is both safe and meets the social and educational needs of your k...

  • Know These Real Estate Terms

    BY David Innocenzi

    If you are buying or selling a home, then you may have come into contact with some real estate lingo that isn’t familiar to you. In fact, some of these terms may not only be unfamiliar, they may also be downright confusing. But as someone who is ...

  • Rainy Day Open House

    BY David Innocenzi

    As much as we’d like to have picture-perfect weather on Open House day, Mother Nature doesn’t always cooperate. If rain is in the forecast, then you may be tempted to reschedule your Open House for another day. But don’t throw in the towel so...

  • How Long Does It Take To Buy a House?

    BY David Innocenzi

    If you’ve never purchased a home before, then you may be wondering exactly how long the process takes. Although every situation is unique, there are certain average timelines for each phase of the home-buying process. Here’s how long you can expe...