Having Trouble Closing? Ask Yourself, ‘How Would Buyers Rate my Home Staging?’ (four)

Home staging is the act of preparing a home, and the contents of the home, for sale with a special emphasis on presentation and appearance. It's important to realize that preparing a home for sale and staging a home is not always the same thing. Here are some tips on home staging that will impress even the most difficult buyers!

The Big Boys are playing together in the sand box

Google, Microsoft and Yahoo are joining forces to launch a new website called schema.org.  This website was created and will support a common language for structured data markup on web pages. A shared markup vocabulary will make it easier to gain the maximum benefit from the three big guys and any other company adhering to … Continue reading The Big Boys are playing together in the sand box

Having Trouble Closing? Ask Yourself, ‘How Would Buyers Rate my Home Staging?’ (three)

Home staging is the act of preparing a home, and the contents of the home, for sale with a special emphasis on presentation and appearance. It's important to realize that preparing a home for sale and staging a home is not always the same thing. Here are some tips on home staging that will impress even the most difficult buyers!

The American Dream is being attacked! The MID may disappear forever

Home Ownership. The American Dream. Since 1913, homeowners have been able to claim the interest paid on their residential mortgage as a tax deduction. Based on the December 2010 "Moment of Truth" report from the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, the current mortgage interest tax deduction would be replaced by a flat 12% … Continue reading The American Dream is being attacked! The MID may disappear forever

Google Honors Richard Scarry

If you search Google today you'll see something a bit different.  Today Google is honoring the famous children's book author and illustrator. Richard Scarry was a popular children's book author who sold over 100 million units and written over 300 books in his lifetime. He was born today June 5th, 1919 and passed away on … Continue reading Google Honors Richard Scarry