Real Estate

Real estate investing can be a way to build up a passive income, but is it the right move for you? Learn about some of the different options you have and what you need to discuss before jumping in!

5 Tips to Makeover Your Bathroom without Breaking the Bank

Want to makeover your bathroom, but you’re on a ight budget? Get a great new look for under $1,000 with these tips! Our three bathrooms still have the original finishing and are starting to look dated. Although bathroom remodeling costs have a high rate of return at resell time, it would be a pretty penny […]

When is the Best Time to Sell Your House?

Find out how you can figure out the best time to sell your house so you can maximize your price and have less stress.  If this is your first time selling, it can be extra anxious and stressful. No one can predict what will happen, but there are definitely times when you can get a […]

Five Ways to Save a Ton of Money (and Stress!) on Your Next Move

Are you two planning on a move soon? Whether your plan on doing it yourselves or hiring movers, you’re probably looking for ways to save. How to Save Money with Moving Here are some tips to reduce stress and keep more of your money in your wallet. Unload your junk. Moving is a wonderful exercise to […]

Should You Hire Movers or Do It Yourself?

We’re in our new place! After a crazy week we managed to get all of stuff moved from the townhouse to the house by the woods. Since we’ve been married we’ve done a few moves, but this one was the most difficult. Moving with kids is so much more different than when it was just us. […]

What You Need to Know About Home Inspections

As we get closer to moving to the new place, We’re getting to the fun part – inspections for the house. Since were going from a newly built house to an older home for the next place, we wanted to get a clear picture of what to expect. While a home inspector can not predict the […]

Smart Home Improvements When Selling

As we’re in this process of selling our house, I’ve been binge-watching some shows on HGTV (I’m calling it research!).  Right now, I’m in the middle of Buying and Selling with the Scott brothers. Sell Your Home Faster with Renovations and Upgrades In case you haven’t caught it, the show has Drew and Jonathan help homeowners sell their […]

What Are Raleigh Homes Selling For Now?

As we continue our house selling and hunting project, I thought this guest post will give you an idea of the local market.  During the search for homes in Raleigh, you’ve likely come across a wide assortment of price points, with variances dependent on specific neighborhoods. Each offers a selection of recreational activities, restaurants and […]

Homeowner Expenses

There are many joys with buying a house. However the bills are one of them, lol. Some people who look at buying a house simply look at whether or not they can afford the mortgage payment. Owning a home is more than just the mortgage – you typically have other costs that can you have to include […]