Category Archives: General

  • What to Expect on Closing Day

    BY Ron Accornero

    You searched for and found a house. You put in an offer that was accepted. You applied for a mortgage, got a home inspection and completed what seemed like a thousand other tasks, all in preparation for closing day. If you’re... 

  • How to Survive Your Home Sale

    BY Ron Accornero

    Let’s be honest – living in your home while you have it on the market can be tough. Not only do you need to keep it spic and span at all times, but you also have to be ready to show it on a moment’s notice. This can... 

  • Curb Appeal on a Budget

    BY Ron Accornero

    Spring is just around the corner. If you’re getting ready to put your house on the market, that means it’s time to add a little pizzazz to the exterior. First impressions count in real estate, and making your home look... 

  • 10 Signs That It’s Time to Move

    BY Ron Accornero

    While moving can be a real drag, sometimes it’s obvious that it’s time to go. A move can be just the thing you need to jumpstart your life and invite positive change. If you’re unsure whether or not you’re ready... 

  • How to Save on Closing Costs

    BY Ron Accornero

    You’ve saved up the money for a down payment and are finally ready to make your dream of owning a home a reality. Congratulations! Buying a house is one of the most exciting – and one of the most stressful – events... 

  • Getting Ready to Sell

    BY Ron Accornero

    As we head into 2017, you may be thinking that this is the year to finally put your house on the market. And when you do, you’ll want it to sell quickly for the best possible price. Here are our suggestions for what you... 

  • What Are Closing Costs?

    BY Ron Accornero

    When buying a home, you know you should expect to have a certain amount of money saved for a down payment. But have you stopped to consider how much you’ll need to have set aside for closing costs?  Here we’ll break... 

  • New Year’s Resolutions for Homeowners

    BY Ron Accornero

    What’s your New Year’s resolution this year? Instead of making the same pact year after year to lose weight or eat healthy, why not make a resolution that sticks? If you’re a homeowner, consider making a commitment... 

  • 5 Reasons to Sell Your Home During the Holidays

    BY Ron Accornero

    If you’re thinking about selling your home, chances are you’ve been told that the end of the year is a terrible time to do it. You’ve likely heard two main reasons to back up this assertion: the holidays are too stressful... 

  • Buying and Selling a Home at the Same Time

    BY Ron Accornero

    If you’re relocating for a job, trying to move before the school year begins or even hoping to avoid making payments on two mortgages, you may find yourself in the unenviable position of buying and selling a home at the...