7 Financial Tips You Never Thought of After Buying a Home

With a recent home-purchase under your belt, there’s no better time to assess how you can improve your finances and stay grounded despite the extra costs you’re facing. Here are seven tips that make you wise to spending less–and tell you when spending more is most wise. Gamify the Rebuilding of Your Emergency Reserve After… Read more »

 


 

6 Biggest Home Pricing Mistakes

You’re great, smart, and people just love you. A little praise has already taken you far in life, and now it’s time to apply it in pricing your home for sale. What’s wrong with a little self-confidence when attracting a buyer, anyway? Nothing. But watch out. Here are six things that overconfident home sellers do… Read more »

 


 

Ask the Expert: How and When to Paint with Bold Colors

Using bold colors on walls can be daunting! Many of us are so afraid to pick the wrong color that we pick no color at all. To teach us how to invigorate our homes with fresh hues, we brought in Michelle Peterson from The Mumsy Blog for tips on selecting colors for wall and accessories…. Read more »

 


 

Insider Secrets to Pricing Your Home for Sale

Note: This post is part of our Home Sellers’ Journey series, where we walk you through every step of selling a home . For the first post on how to get started once you’ve decided to sell, please go to Steps to Take Now to Get Your Home Ready to Sell. Now that you’ve prepped… Read more »

 


 

Got A Home for Sale? DON’T Call it Cozy!

Note: This post is part of our Home Sellers’ Journey series, where we walk you through every step of selling a home during peak season. For the first post on how to get started once you’ve decided to sell, please go to Six Steps to Take Now to Get Your Home Ready to Sell.   It… Read more »

 


 

5 Tips for Writing a Show-stopping Offer Letter

Buying a house is a tricky process. It may seem like all you can do is submit a good offer, be patient, and hope that the universe has gifted you with a lot of karma points. But if you’ve fallen hard for a particular house and are losing sleep and your appetite over it (I’m… Read more »

 


 

Spring is the Time To Sell Your Home in Utah

Spring has officially arrived in Utah! Don’t let the big snowstorm earlier this week throw you off. I just checked the calendar and sure enough, it’s spring. We’re still waiting for the warm weather to arrive, but the real estate market is red hot right now. All the price indicators are looking strong for Utah. Zillow… Read more »

 


 

What Buyers Need to Know about a Home Inspection

A home inspection is a critical part of any home sale. It assesses the house based on functionality. Do the major components such as the roof, appliances and plumbing perform properly? Home inspectors are trained professionals who visually inspect everything and provide a detailed, written log of every aspect of the home that is deficient,… Read more »

 


 

Tips for Staging Your Home

Note: This post is part of our Home Sellers’ Journey series, where we walk you through every step of selling a home during peak season. For the first post on how to get started once you’ve decided to sell, please go to Six Steps to Take Now to Get Your Home Ready to Sell. For those… Read more »