Category Archives: Real Estate News

Moving With Kids

Story Idea –Moving with Kids In addition to the anxiety everyone experiences when moving to a new home, home buyers and sellers with children face a unique set of difficulties and stressors during the moving process. According to a new report from the National Association of Realtors®, the biggest concern for sellers with children is…
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How to NOT Get Scammed by a Contractor

Story Idea – How to NOT Get Scammed by a Contractor    While the majority of contractors are honest professionals, it is still important for homeowners to be aware of possible scammers, frauds or swindlers when hiring a contractor before undergoing a remodel. Consumers should be wary of contractors who ask for money upfront. According…
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Real Estate Firms Concerned About Millennials

Story Idea – Real Estate Firms are Concerned About Millennials According to a new report from NAR, real estate firms are worried about millennials and their presence, or lack thereof, in the real estate market. When it comes to homeownership, 52 percent of firms are concerned with millennials’ ability to buy a home because of…
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Cleaning House on the Quick and Cheap

We once met a woman who loved to clean house. She said it gave her a feeling of accomplishment. For many, however, it’s a thankless chore, and the sooner done, the better. Consumer editors at Woman’s Day Magazine and the DIY Network offer seven ways to save time and money and still keep your home […] The post Cleaning House on the Quick and Cheap appeared first on RISMedia .
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Ask the Expert: How Can Staging Pave the Way for a Better Sell?

Today’s Ask the Expert column features Patty McNease, director of Marketing for Homes.com. Q: How can staging pave the way for a better sell? A: Staging allows your clients to show off the unique features of their home that buyers can come to love. During the holiday season, staging can make a home stand out […] The post Ask the Expert: How Can Staging Pave the Way for a Better Sell? appeared first on RISMedia .
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How to Sell a Vacant Home in the Off-Season

Editor’s Note: This was originally published on RISMedia’s blog, Housecall. See what else is cookin’ now at blog.rismedia.com: Former Historic Church Offers Sweet Living Space in Savannah Don’t Scare Buyers Away This Halloween Ghostly Listings: What It Costs to Own a Famous Haunted House There’s a reason that spring and summer are the major seasons […] The post How to Sell a Vacant Home in the Off-Season appeared first on RISMedia .
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How to Sell a Vacant Home in the Off-Season

Editor’s Note: This was originally published on RISMedia’s blog, Housecall. See what else is cookin’ now at blog.rismedia.com: Former Historic Church Offers Sweet Living Space in Savannah Don’t Scare Buyers Away This Halloween Ghostly Listings: What It Costs to Own a Famous Haunted House There’s a reason that spring and summer are the major seasons […] The post How to Sell a Vacant Home in the Off-Season appeared first on RISMedia .
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5 Smells That Sell Houses

What’s that smell? The sense of smell is the strongest of all the senses to connect buyers to a home. While a bad smell can really deter buyers, a good smell can tempt buyers to a sale. From “green” scents to seasonal scents, discover the right smells for triggering positive emotions and home sales. Clean […] The post 5 Smells That Sell Houses appeared first on RISMedia .
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7 Easiest Ways to Get Into Real Estate Investing Now

(TNS)—Only 15 percent of Americans are investing in real estate other than their primary residence, according to a real estate investing study by RealtyShares. In fact, two-thirds of Americans believe that investing in real estate is too difficult, too costly or beyond their capabilities. This might be true if they were considering commercial real estate […] The post 7 Easiest Ways to Get Into Real Estate Investing Now appeared first on RISMedia .
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7 Easiest Ways to Get Into Real Estate Investing Now

(TNS)—Only 15 percent of Americans are investing in real estate other than their primary residence, according to a real estate investing study by RealtyShares. In fact, two-thirds of Americans believe that investing in real estate is too difficult, too costly or beyond their capabilities. This might be true if they were considering commercial real estate […] The post 7 Easiest Ways to Get Into Real Estate Investing Now appeared first on RISMedia .
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