Monthly Archives: December 2013

Home Security When You’re Away

Before planning to head out for your hard-earned vacation, spend some time in thinking about home security while you’re away. According to the records, holidays and summertime are the peak times for house burglaries. Here are some tactical tips that can […]

Tips for a Greener Home

Many homeowners are trying to do their part in making the world a greener place. Whether you are recycling, turning off lights when not in use, or using less water, every effort can add up to make a big difference. […]

Social Media Strategies to Increase ROI

Measuring the return on investment for social media marketing efforts can be quite a challenge. This is especially true for companies accustomed to traditional advertising models. With the number of consumers using the web as their primary mode for purchase […]

8 Tips for Finding That Perfect Home

If finding the best home is your goal, you need a solid strategy. House hunting isn’t much different than other shopping expeditions. If you know exactly what you need, you will have no trouble finding that dream house at a […]

Home Repairs: Don’t Ignore Them

You don’t like to spend your weekends repairing the roof or fixing a clogged kitchen sink, do you? Well, if you are like most people, you don’t. Most of us don’t enjoy doing odd jobs around the house. That is […]

Eights Facts about House Appraisal Reports

  A house appraisal report is crucial for establishing the market value of a property. It tells the seller how much he can ask, and guides the buyer towards the right price of the property. It is nearly impossible for […]

When Homeowners Insurance Doesn’t Protect You

Many homeowners insurance policies come with hidden, hard-to-understand clauses. The consumer may not even realize their existence until a claim arises. However, by staying informed and keeping all relevant records you will be able to protect your interests in most […]

Choosing Home Security Systems

There’s been a steady spate of house burglaries in the recent past. Each break-in costs homeowners dearly. The installation of a home security system provides a strong deterrent. Crooks get the message that your home isn’t an easy target and […]

8 Hurdles You Need to Overcome Before Purchasing a House

So the seller has accepted your offer and agreed to sell the house. But you still need to overcome many hurdles before the property becomes yours. In this article we will take a look at the common problems that buyers […]

Tips for First Time Home Buyers

In the present scenario, home prices have come down in most markets and so have the interest rates. These are enough motivating factors for you to consider buying your first home. If you’re making plans to embark on the exciting […]