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Cell Phone Pictures – Really?

One of my biggest pet peeves about seeing other listings is looking at the photos and discovering that they have been taken by a cell phone.  Yes, the cameras on these devices are pretty amazing. But when you are trying to sell the most expensive thing you own, you need ...

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Free Money For Your Mortgage

I remember when my husband and I just started thinking about buying our first home, many moons ago.  We had no clue where to start and the internet was no where near where it is today. And sadly, there was definitely no HGTV...maybe Trading Spaces. Home buyers today have a huge ...

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How To Handle Offers

You obviously have experience purchasing a home. But you may not have had an opportunity, yet, to be on the other side of the transaction: putting your house on the market and entertaining offers. Offers, in particular, can intimidate first time sellers (even those who have bought and sold a few ...

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Buying a Home That Needs Work

When you’re shopping for a new home, you may come across properties that require repairs or renovations. Are these houses worth the added expense? Will you get your money back if you decide to sell the house in the future? According to market studies, certain renovations and repairs do add more ...

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Fall Fun and Festivals

   Click on the links below to visit each website for details.  If you know of any other events and want me to add them, please contact me. Farms with Hayrides, Jumping Pillows, Slides, Corn Mazes and More! Sept. 16th - Nov. 7- Pumpkin Village @ Leesburg Animal Park (Pumpkinville) Sept. 22 - Nov. 7 ...

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The Advantage of Getting Pre-Approved

One of the best things you can do to ensure you get the home you want is to arrange for financing before you go shopping. This is often referred to as getting “pre-approved”. Getting pre-approved simply means that your lender has calculated how much of a mortgage they’re willing to offer ...

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