Category Archives: General

  • Getting a Home Loan During the Pandemic

    BY Ron Accornero

    Whether you’re buying a new home or you’re hoping to refinance, getting a mortgage can be a big job. It’s doubly so right now as we adjust to the “new normal” caused by the global pandemic. While the real estate... 

  • Why Housing Prices Are Holding Steady During the Pandemic

    BY Ron Accornero

    Over the past couple of months, we’ve watched as the pandemic has wreaked havoc on industries such as travel, tourism, and hospitality. Many have been left to wonder if the housing market would also suffer the consequences... 

  • Curb Appeal and COVID-19

    BY Ron Accornero

    As a home seller, curb appeal has always been important. The way the outside of your home looks will influence whether or not a potential buyer would like to see more. But as a home seller during the COVID-19 pandemic, curb... 

  • Coronavirus and Homeowners Insurance

    BY Ron Accornero

    The global pandemic has affected nearly every part of our lives. As we adjust to this new normal, it’s important for homeowners to consider all the ways in which the coronavirus may affect you. This includes your homeowners’... 

  • Buying a “Sale Pending” Home

    BY Ron Accornero

    You’ve finally found the perfect home that meets all your needs. The trouble is, it’s listed as sale pending. Just what does “sale pending” mean, and should you give up hope of ever buying this house? Here’s what... 

  • Three Reasons Why This is not a Housing Crisis

    BY Ron Accornero

    In times of uncertainty, one of the best things we can do to ease our fears is to educate ourselves with research, facts, and data. Digging into past experiences by reviewing historical trends and understanding the peaks... 

  • Buying in a “Good” Location

    BY Ron Accornero

    We’ve all heard the saying, “Location, location, location!” But what does that actually mean? Buying a home in a good location will help ensure that you’re happy in your new home. It also means that you’ll have... 

  • 8 Ways to Know You’ve Found the Right Home

    BY Ron Accornero

    When you begin your search for a new home, you may worry about how you’ll know if you’ve found “the one.” It’s normal to feel anxious about the purchase. After all, buying a home is one of the biggest financial... 

  • Buying a Starter Home

    BY Ron Accornero

    If you’re a first-time homebuyer, then you’ve no doubt heard the term “starter home” before. But what exactly is a starter home? And what should you look for in this kind of property? Here are some great tips on what... 

  • Home Design Trends for the New Year

    BY Ron Accornero

    It’s a new year AND new decade! Could there be a better time to update your home’s interior? We don’t think so. Whether you’ve just moved into your new home or you want to refresh your home for sale, we’ve got some...