Real Estate Blog for Buyers & Sellers

  • January 10, 2018
  • Karen Stanko

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Buying a New Home vs an Existing Home

If you're planning on investing in real estate, then you're going to have two main options: to buy an existing home or buy a new home. An existing hom...

  • December 27, 2017
  • Karen Stanko

Can You Afford to Buy a New Home?

Is Purchasing a New Home in Your Budget? If you're throwing your hard-earned money away on rent each month, putting that same amount towards your own...

  • December 13, 2017
  • Karen Stanko

What to Look for When Buying Your First Home

Buying a first home is an exciting time in an individual's life. You may already have a family that needs more than simply being a good structure to p...

  • November 22, 2017
  • Karen Stanko

Seven Inexpensive Home Staging Ideas for a Quick Sale

When your home is on the market, first impressions matter more than ever. If a potential buyer doesn’t like what they see in the first few minut...

  • November 8, 2017
  • Karen Stanko

Credit Card Debt vs Mortgage Debt: Which Should You Pay Off?

It's always a good idea to pay down your debt when you have extra cash on hand. However, as you get started, you will probably be faced with several t...

  • October 24, 2017
  • Karen Stanko

Buying Your First Home? Be Prepared for These 5 Startup Expenses

If you are in the market for your first home, you’ve probably saved a substantial amount of money for the down payment. You researched closing c...

  • October 11, 2017
  • Karen Stanko

Five Reasons Why You Should Have More Than One Bank Account

In today's tech world, being victimized by hackers can leave you penniless if you have only one bank account. The following five situations demon...

  • September 27, 2017
  • Karen Stanko

Preparing to Sell? Do This First

So you've made the decision to sell your home. What you do to prepare - from the outside in - will make all the difference in whether prospective...

  • September 13, 2017
  • Karen Stanko

4 Reasons to Say 'Yes' to Good Credit

Good credit is a necessity for acquiring many things in life. There are many important reasons for saying 'yes' to credit. Below are some of those rea...

  • August 23, 2017
  • Karen Stanko

10 Mistakes First-Time Homebuyers Make

Buying your first house can be an exciting and stressful time. There are so many things to consider that you can find yourself getting overwhelmed. He...