Is Your Realtor a Bird or a Duck?

You can learn so much just by observing nature. A couple years ago, Steve was staying at a fabulous hotel in southern California. He and his wife were having lunch at an outside table at the hotel restaurant. It was impossible not to notice the ducks that gathered around the tables at the restaurant looking…

3 Home Energy-saving Myths Revisited

Myth 1: Replacing single-pane windows is a good investment. According to the Energy Star program, replacing old single-pane windows with double-pane, low-E windows will save you money every month. While that’s true, it’s not the entire story. In an average house with 20 or more windows, it could take up to 30 years to recoup…

Why you CAN sell your home in winter!

Art & Motion If you’re listing your home now, use these ideas to make a great cold-weather impression. Spring may still be peak home-shopping season, since most families want to move when the kids are out of school. Yet it actually pays to list in the winter, when buyers tend to have more urgency: A study by…