Monthly Archives: June 2015

Best Places for Home Furnishings

Home is in the details. The polished wooden picture frames on your mantel, the first duvet you bought as a couple, throw pillows on the couch that tie the whole living room together—a new house doesn’t become a home until you fill it in with these decorative details. Some you inherit from family or previous residences, but some you’ll need to find specially to suit your new rooms. In those cases, we have a few favorite stores we rely on when we’re looking for something... view article »

5 Signs It’s Time to Sell Your House

It’s normal to go back and forth about selling your home. There are many reasons to keep a home, but there are also many reasons to move. Both market conditions and your personal situation are factors to consider when thinking about selling your home. Here are a few things to keep in mind before making a move. Your home no longer fits your lifestyle How well does your home meet your everyday needs? If you’ve outgrown your space or had kids, you probably need a... view article »

New Home vs. Old Home – Which One Should You Buy?

Close your eyes and picture the home you would like to live in. Think of the smells, the colors, the feeling and the textures. Perhaps you pictured a comfortable home with wooden accents or maybe you saw a modern house with a contemporary style. These are important criteria to consider when searching for your new home, but it’s even more important to pay attention to the major differences between owning an older home and a new construction. Although they have their pros and cons –... view article »