When you buy a home that has a Home Owner's Association (HOA) you're essentially paying a fee to live according to the association's set of rules and guidelines. Your payment in return, is used toward maintaining the community and managing the common areas, other members of the community and any issues that may arise. During your home search, it's important to factor in the pros and cons of having an HOA in order to decide if it's something you want or something you'd rather not pay into.
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We’re back at it again with maintaining a clean, properly functioning and well serviced home throughout the year, one month at a time! It’s JUNE! Congratulations to those of you who have completed the first 5 months of our Monthly Home Checklist! If focusing more on your home was a New Year’s Resolution, you’re halfway there towards a full year of success and we know it feels good!
If you’re new to the checklist, it’s not too late to start! Now that it’s June an... read more
One of the hardest parts of selling your home is preparing it for people to view. You definitely want to highlight your home's best assets, stage the interior so that potential buyers can envision themselves living in the space and make any necessary repairs that will boost the value and improve the appearance of your home, all in an effort to entice buyers to your property! Preparing your home in the above ways will not only lead to a successful, pleasant selling experience, but also a quicker sale and h... read more
May is here and if you've been following along with our Monthly Home Checklist, then you're welcoming this month with a clean, refreshing and well-maintained space to call "Home"! Now that Summer is approaching you'll want to be outside even more before the real heat kicks in and May's Checklist is just the solution for keeping your home ready for guests, relaxation and peaceful living, so let's jump right in!
Monthly Home Checklist - May
Let's start on the Deck! Now is the time to put on a ... read more
Congratulations on making it 4 months into the Checklist! Even if you're keeping up a little at a time, you're on the way to a year of clean housekeeping and maintenance! If you haven't been following our Monthly Checklist, you can still catch up, just see our previous posts on each month's guide for keeping your home looking and functioning at its very best!
As far as April goes, you're going to want to spend more time outside because of the weather and that's a great way to go back to the previou... read more