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  • Why It’s Smart Not to Put Your Home Search on Hold

    According to Realtor.com, the U.S. housing market was on solid ground prior to the coronavirus pandemic. “Despite still-limited homes for sale, buyers were buying and builders were building… virus-fighting measures appear to be disrupting that initial momentum as both buyers and sellers adopt a more cautious posture,” stated the company’s chief economist Danielle Hale. It’s […]

  • 6 DIY Projects to Tackle While You’re At Home

    Self-isolating for weeks on end is a sure-fire recipe for cabin fever, but there are plenty of ways to stay busy and productive while sheltering in place. Why not tackle some family-friendly art projects or home improvements that you’ve been putting off? Round up the kids, turn on some music, and prep for summer with […]

  • How to Check Out a Neighborhood While Sheltering in Place

    Like all industries, the housing and real estate market is making adjustments in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Delaware’s shelter-in-place orders may have disrupted many businesses deemed ‘non-essential,’ but sheltering in place doesn’t mean your search for a new home has stalled indefinitely. On the contrary, there are plenty of ways to scope out a […]

  • 6 Moving Essentials: Everything You Need for Moving Day

    Moving into a new home is one of those milestone occasions – one that you will remember for the rest of your life. Amid the excitement, chaos, and last-minute tasks, it’s easy to overlook some necessities, or accidentally pack away practical items that you’ll want handy. Essential Items for Moving Day Preparation and planning are […]

  • The 3 Surprising Things Homeowners Really Want

    If you’re in the market for a new home, you likely have a very specific wish list of amenities and features that you can’t do without. How do your preferences stack up with those of other homebuyers? See what the latest research says about the unexpected home features that buyers are craving. A generously proportioned […]

  • How to Buy a Condo: A Step-by-Step Guide

    There are numerous benefits of condo living, including affordability, less maintenance, appreciation of the value of your home, and proximity to schools, shopping and easy access to major thoroughfares. Living in a condo building also provides a sense of community with one’s neighbors, particularly if you choose a property within a beautifully designed, master-planned community […]

  • How to Get the Most Out of Virtual Home Tours

    The COVID-19 pandemic has affected virtually every aspect of life—from how people work to how they purchase new homes. While in-person open houses may be on pause, the real estate market is still extremely active with virtual home tours. Get comprehensive tours of the best homes for sale in your area while you “shelter in […]

  • 4 Benefits of an Open-Floor-Plan Home

    An open floor plan features the seamless transition between two or more traditional-use rooms, such as the kitchen and living room, with no partitioning walls. Since the 1990s, the open floor plan concept has been popular among homebuyers, with good reason. The communal living space provided by this layout supports smoother traffic flow and a […]

  • Why Buying a Condo May Be Your Smartest Investment Yet

    Whether you’re buying your first home or your fifth, you’ll love the flexibility, freedom, and affordability of condo ownership. Here are some of the top reasons why buying a condo is a great long-term financial investment. Condos are an affordable option for home buyers Luxury condos are often more affordable than you might think. This […]

  • Get Your Spring Cleaning Done Early: Here’s How to Start

    Some spring cleaning projects may require warmer weather, but you can easily tackle many of the tasks on your list while the days are still chilly and shorter. Take the time now to check these tasks off your spring cleaning list and spend the first days of warm weather outside enjoying the sunshine. Surface clean […]