Home Improvement

Nov. 19, 2018

5 Decluttering Tips to Get Your Home Ready for Holiday Visitors

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The holidays. It’s a time for celebration, a time for good food and good cheer, and - for many homeowners - a time for out-of-town visitors. And while gathering your loved ones from all corners of the globe to celebrate with you and your family undoubtedly brings holiday joy, it can also ...

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Aug. 15, 2018

Life Hacks: Fold a Fitted Sheet (NEATLY)

Raise your hand if you can *neatly* fold a fitted sheet! If you can’t, this one’s for you! #lifehack

Jan. 12, 2018

5 Home Automation Tools You Didn’t Know You Needed

It’s 2018. Home automation has come a long way from uber expensive systems that took lots of wiring and money to harness. It’s easy to implement some of these tools for under $20. This video gives a brief overview of each.

How many of these could you use? If you ...

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Dec. 13, 2017

Home Decor... for looks & living

When was the last time you asked "how are you" and didn't hear a response involving the word "busy"??

We're all wrapped up in the minutia of doing more with less, the endless imbalance of work/life & trying to achieve all of these things to feel good ...

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Dec. 18, 2016

How are Contemporary and Modern Architecture Different?

Do you know the difference between "contemporary" and "modern" architecture? Which principles and/or elements specifically make them different??

I thought I knew. We see new styles of architecture all around Phoenix & Scottsdale as new residents with more appreciation and affinity for either move to our area from other ...

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Dec. 15, 2016

Trend Alert: Disappearing Property Gates

"Security" is a big buzz word these days...

I of all people am acutely aware of how much security impacts us. Even though you're probably thinking about your technology, I'm a Realtor®. I'm talking about security at your home.

I absolutely LOVE this concept- form & function to ...

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Aug. 3, 2016

Home Inspections: What Every Buyer Needs to Know

Screenshot 2016-08-03 02.32.16Most buyers have an “inspection period” or the right to perform “due diligence” prior to completing a home purchase. If you are spending a lot of money, shouldn't you know what you’re getting?

In Arizona, something doesn’t have to be physically wrong or in disrepair for a buyer to ...

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June 28, 2016

VIDEO: Monsoon '16 Maintenance Tips & the "Brexit" Effect on Phoenix Real Estate

Don't forget to do your "Monsoon Season" maintenance! Also, find out how "Brexit" is impacting Phoenix/Scottsdale Real Estate. Here's what you need to know in ~2min.

Stay cool & have a Happy 4th!!

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Top 5 Features of Metro Phoenix Homes Over $500K Sold Recently

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June 23, 2016

Top 5 Features of Metro Phoenix Homes Over $500K Sold Recently

There are a lot of luxury homes for sale in the Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona.

For most of spring 2016, I've talked about how half of the market is pretty hot and the other half, not so much. Homes under $250K are a hot ticket. From $250K-$500, the market ...

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March 15, 2016

Buyer Pep Talk: Don’t focus on the wrong things!

Ugly KitchenOften when I work with buyers, I see them get hung up on details that should make no difference in the overall process of purchasing a new home. An ugly old door, the wrong paint colors, bad landscaping, horrible curb appeal, dated cabinet/door handles, (the list goes on…) can ...

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