Home staging is a major player in a home sale. How your home looks, feels, and even smells can influence buyers’ decisions, so it’s important to present your home in the best light. Cleaning, decluttering, and rearranging furniture are essential to preparing your home for showings, but it can be tempting to take a few […]
Dream homes around the country have one thing in common: amazing architecture. From Greek Revival to Modern, we’re breaking down the most popular architectural styles in America to help you discover your own dream home. 1. Greek Revival Homes Popular during the 1820s, ’30s, and ’40s, Greek Revival takes inspiration from the ornate temples of […]
You’re smart. You’re doing your research about home buying and homeownership (like you are right now!), so you feel like you’re prepared to avoid common home buying pitfalls. But you’ll soon find that once you’ve moved in, there is a whole new list of common problems that plague unwary first-time homeowners. To help you make […]
In Hinsdale, IL, it’s now new construction season. And as a Hinsdale-based real estate broker, I have quite a few options in new construction. Here’s a new house by Greenside It’s located in the Oak elementary school area of Hinsdale on an estate-sized lot. Interested? Let’s talk. Call 630-286-9242.
Acronyms are tossed around like crazy in the real estate world, which can be confusing to even the most veteran home buyers. But don’t worry — it doesn’t take long to learn the language. Here’s a quick list of the most widely used home buying acronyms and what they actually mean. Of course, if you’d […]
In the season of giving, many local organizations and businesses often accept donations of clothing, household goods, and other gently used items to help those in need. Homeowners looking to downsize or preparing for a move (or just clearing up some space at home) can not only pay it forward by donating to a local […]
Altamura pizza just opened in the location of the former Homemade Pizza. Like its predecessor, Altamura offers highly customized uncooked pizzas ready for you to bake for 7-8 minutes in your home oven. The ingredients are extremely Italian, like house made salami, 5 cheese white pizzas, etc. I tried it for the first time last […]