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  • Caring for Hardwood Floors

    BY Allan Kleer

    Hardwood floors have become attractive to many homebuyers today. They provide warmth and character and when properly cared for can last a lifetime. Here’s what you need to know about caring for your hardwood floors so that they stay beautiful and l...

  • How to Shop for a Mortgage

    BY Allan Kleer

    Buying a home is one of the biggest financial transactions you will ever make in your lifetime. Which is why it is so important to be an informed consumer. How do you do that? By shopping around, of course. If you were buying a car, you would no do...

  • Must-Have Tools for New Homeowners

    BY Allan Kleer

    If you just purchased a new home – congratulations! Being a homeowner is a great feeling. And although owning your own home is a wonderful achievement, it comes with responsibilities. You’ll no longer be calling your landlord when the pipes bac...

  • Get Into a Seller’s Mindset

    BY Allan Kleer

    It takes more to sell a home than putting up a listing and hoping for the best. In order to make the most of your home sale, you need to get into the right mindset. Knowing what’s ahead and preparing for it will set you up for success. For that rea...

  • Best Tech Tools for Homebuyers

    BY Allan Kleer

    One of the great advantages of being a homebuyer in 2019 is the number of tools you have at your disposal. Never before has a homebuyer had so many options for researching a neighborhood, browsing for homes, or even applying for mortgages. In fact,...

  • Clean the Air in Your Home

    BY Allan Kleer

    It’s that time of the year when we’re all thinking about how clean our homes are. The Marie Kondo craze has many of us clearing out our closets and cabinets in order to make our homes free of clutter. But have you stopped to consider how clean th...

  • How To Remove Rust Stains Naturally

    BY Allan Kleer

    Do you have rust stains in your bathroom or kitchen? Rust stains are caused by mineral deposits from hard water or rusty components that leak, which can leave unsightly marks on tubs, sinks, and toilets. If you’re getting ready to sell, or you ju...

  • What To Know Before Selling

    BY Allan Kleer

    If 2019 is the year you want to sell your home, then there are some things you should know before you do it. In fact, the more time you can spend getting organized and preparing your home before it hits the market, the better. After all, you only g...

  • Competing Against an All-Cash Offer

    BY Allan Kleer

    You found a home you love. You made an offer that you thought couldn’t be beat. But it was – by an all-cash offer from another buyer. Although buyers who pay for homes with cash are attractive in many markets, it doesn’t mean you will always lo...

  • Tidy Your Home With KonMari

    BY Allan Kleer

    If you have Netflix, then you may have tuned in to the new show Tidying Up. It’s based on the best-selling book The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up, written by Marie Kondo. In the show, Marie Kondo demonstrates her simple yet thorough way to de...