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    How to Decide What Does and Doesn’t Work in Your New Home

    By Keith Degnan | June 29, 2020

    Whether you’re downsizing to a smaller place or upgrading to a larger home, chances are good that not all of your furniture is going to work well in the new space. Whether it’s a sectional that no longer fits in a living room or a dining table that is now too small for the kitchen,... Read More

    12 Great Gifts for Neighbors Who Are Moving Away

    By Keith Degnan | June 24, 2020

    Buying going away gifts for neighbors can be tricky, since you don’t always necessarily know exactly what they would like. If you’re struggling to come up with the perfect gift for neighbors who are moving away though, you’ve come to the right place! We’ve taken the guesswork out of selecting the ideal going away present... Read More

    18 Easy Moving Tips & Tricks

    By Keith Degnan | June 18, 2020

    From purging household items to packing your belongings, moving an entire household isn’t a simple process. Fortunately, with the help of these smart moving tips and tricks, it’s about to get a wee bit easier. Here are 18 oh-so-easy moving tips and tricks that anyone can use when moving to a new home. Best of... Read More

    12 Tips for Creating a Backyard Oasis this Summer

    By Keith Degnan | June 15, 2020

    Sweet summertime is finally upon us! From barbecuing and al fresco dining to outdoor games and poolside parties, upcoming warm temps mean it’s time to get your home’s outside space in order. Want to learn how to create a backyard oasis where you’ll love spending your days (and nights)? Here’s how to set the stage... Read More

    Getting a Mortgage When You’re Self Employed

    By Keith Degnan | May 31, 2020

    Getting a mortgage can be a difficult process, and getting a mortgage when you’re self employed even more so. Lenders look at a number of different factors when determining whether to offer you a loan and what the terms of that loan should be. And one of the biggest factors is the reliability of your... Read More

    When Is the Best Time to Sell a House?

    By Keith Degnan | May 22, 2020

    When is the best time to sell a house? Believe it or not – some seasons and circumstances provide an optimal environment for selling a home. Tax incentives, mortgage interest rates, migration patterns and the economic climate, in general, can all influence a housing market’s strength. Whether you’re thinking of listing for personal or financial... Read More

    Does a Kitchen Renovation Increase Home Value?

    By Keith Degnan | May 18, 2020

    The kitchen is the heart of the home. When it’s well designed it can elevate the entire look and feel of a property, both in terms of appearance and in terms of functionality. And when it’s not, it can make an entire home feel dated and inefficient—which can be a big problem if you’re thinking... Read More

    10 Mistakes to Avoid When Moving During Coronavirus

    By Keith Degnan | May 12, 2020

    Moving during Coronavirus? We understand that not all moves can wait. Sometimes you simply have to move – regardless of what’s going on in the world. Fortunately, there are a number of ways to keep your family safe and healthy while moving during the Coronavirus pandemic. To prevent catching and/or spreading Covid-19 during the moving... Read More

    7 Tips for Decorating a Living Room

    By Keith Degnan | April 28, 2020

    The living room is generally one of the largest rooms in your home, as well as one of the first that people see when they come over. It can also be one of the trickiest rooms to decorate. Decorating a living room, like decorating any room in your home, requires that you instill balance and... Read More

    How To Start a Flower Garden

    By Keith Degnan | April 24, 2020

    Do you dream of having your own flower garden? Flowers add color and dimension to your landscaping, and a major boost to your curb appeal, too. They’re also easier to get going with than you might think. Gardening is a skill like any other—and you’ll definitely put your green thumb to work—but with some TLC,... Read More