Category Archives: General

  • Choosing Paint by Light Direction

    BY Angela Morsa

    Light exposure in your room plays a large part in the visual drama of your paint colors. In rooms with multi-directional sun exposure—either opposing (east/west or north/south) or perpendicular (north/west, north/east,... 

  • Can I Afford to Be a Landlord?

    BY Angela Morsa

    According to Freddie Mac, the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC), multifamily rent growth should level out to its long-term average performance as interest rates increase. That does not mean that investing in... 

  • Spring Means Servicing Your Air Conditioner

    BY Angela Morsa

    In preparation for warmer summer days (coming soon to Blue Bell!), spring is the perfect time to have your air conditioner serviced. With regular service, air conditioning units can continue to function in the most efficient... 

  • Improvement in Your Home and Market Conditions

    BY Angela Morsa

    Home owners living in metro areas are beginning to notice a shift in home prices and sales, leading to more interest regarding the value of your home.  In fact, the housing marketing seems to be seeing a huge shift. The... 

  • Selling Your Home Over the Holidays

    BY Angela Morsa

    Keeping your home on the market over the holidays can be a tough call. Many experts think that it is not worth it because sellers will seem desperate. Most offers coming in over the holidays are generally lower than asking... 

  • Escape From Your Home with a Vacation Property

    BY Angela Morsa

    Feeling the need to get away from your home for a while? Perhaps the winters are too harsh or you have a child in college a few states away. Maybe you just want to get a head start on retirement plans. If either of these... 

  • Spring Into Action To Sell Your Home

    BY Angela Morsa

    This week’s news released in the Freddie Mac U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook showed Spring as an ideal time to sell your home. Citing the combination of low mortgage rates, heightened consumer confidence and... 

  • Can You Purchase Your Home During the Government Shutdown?

    BY Angela Morsa

    If you are in the process of purchasing your home and are worried about the government shutdown, recent news from Freddie Mac may have you sleeping a little better. The announcement, effective October 8, 2013, allows lenders... 

  • Organize Your Home to Make Room for Holiday Memories

    BY Angela Morsa

    It is never too early to begin preparing your home for holiday gatherings. Be sure to think about how many guests you will be having well in advance so you can prepare enough seating and clean and organize the rooms that... 

  • Dress Up Your Home with a Costume Party

    BY Angela Morsa

    Halloween is just around the corner, so it’s the perfect time to make plans for throwing the best costume party in your home. A costume party can be as simple or elaborate as you’d like. With creative costume ideas and...