Northport Real Estate Blog

  • Considering a New Roof For Your Home This Winter

    BY David Innocenzi

    Choosing a new roof for your home can seem like a daunting task, but the process can proceed quicker than you might expect. Speed can be just the thing if you are trying to get your roof completed before winter arrives and keeping a few key points in...

  • Small Changes Look Big in Your Home

    BY David Innocenzi

    Maybe when you bought your home, you dreamed of growing old there. You envisioned future generations coming to visit and saw yourself establishing lifelong neighborhood friends. However, as much as you still love it, over time, your home may have ...

  • Buy, Sell, or Update Your Home?

    BY David Innocenzi

    Are you thinking about selling your home? According to the July 2013 National Housing Survey conducted by Fannie Mae, 74% of those surveyed feel that now is a good time to buy a house while 40% believe that now is a good time to sell. If, however, yo...

  • Tips For Upgrading Kitchen Flooring in Your Home

    BY David Innocenzi

    The kitchen is the heart of your home, literally as well as figuratively. That means it's a room in need of a sturdy floor that can cope with spills, dropped dishes, and stomping feet (even if the feet are small). It's also a room that has a lot of f...

  • How Does Your Home Garden Grow?

    BY David Innocenzi

    Gardening is more than a popular trend, it's also just plain fun to grow food at your home. Touted as a step towards self sufficiency, gardening can save you money and has other perks, such as the fact that homegrown veggies and herbs simply taste be...

  • NAHB Reports Importance of MID on Your Home

    BY David Innocenzi

    There's been lots of talk of mortgage rates and tax credits and cuts in the news lately and it can be hard to understand how it all applies to you and your home. A recent analysis by economists at the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) on t...

  • NAR Reports Most Agree Buying Your Home is a Good Idea

    BY David Innocenzi

    Was buying your home a good financial decision? According to a recent study by the National Association of Realtors® (NAR), most people living in the United States would answer that question affirmatively. The 2013 National Housing Pulse Survey r...

  • Your Home and Asteroid Insurance

    BY David Innocenzi

    News of an asteroid touching down in the Chelyabinsk Ural region of Russia last week may have you wondering if your home is insured against such a calamity. If you haven't heard about the incident that demolished glass buildings and caused nearly ...

  • 5 Tips To Keep Your Home Easily Maintained

    BY David Innocenzi

    Summer is here and it's time to take a look around your home to see what, if any, preventative maintenance is needed. With this checklist and a couple of weekends you'll feel secure knowing that your home is being well-maintained.   5 Tips T...

  • NAR Reports Strong Market for Your Home

    BY David Innocenzi

    The National Association of Realtors® (NAR) just released a quarterly report detailing the "strongest year-over-year increase in seven years." Whether you looking to buy or sell your home, this is good news. Buyers who question why increased home...