How to Prepare Your Home for the Holidays

It’s already November, but major retailers have already stocked their displays with twinkling lights and shiny ornaments, so you know what that means: The holidays are here. Easy Holiday Home Decorating Tips Whether you plan to host holiday get-togethers with friends, family, and neighbors or plan to visit your loved ones this year, you can […]

How Do Homeowners Accumulate Wealth?

When I read a recent blog post by the chief economics officer of the National Association Of Realtors, posted in, I thought it deserved a repost here in this blog  I have copied it below in its entirety, or you may view it at   The differences between buying and renting are massive. […]

Unique Ways to Decorate Your Home for Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner. Have you thought about decorating your home this year? It might seem like all of the options for Halloween decorations are the same year after year: carve a pumpkin, light the luminaries, and set out a bowl of candy for trick-or-treaters. But with just a little paint and creativity in the right places, […]

Stock Market Got You Down?

What a roller coaster the stock market has been lately.  It’s up; it’s down.  Whether you are investing for retirement or for additional income now, the vagaries of world investment markets are challenging for those of us with individual, rather than corporate,  investment funds and goals.  While no risk investments provide the safety of knowing […]

Where to Find the True Value for Your Home

Ever wondered what your home is worth? Want to know where to start looking? Whether you’re just curious or are eager to find a competitive listing price, using the best resources to find your property’s value is crucial. Today, we’re going to be talking about two types of home evaluation tools: neighborhood sold reports and comparative […]