1.Change or clean air intake filters.This helps to get better heating/cooling and improves air quality. Buy cheap filters by the dozen and mark your calendar to change them every month!
2.Check and repair window screens.Do this in the late winter right before spring.
3 Do an overall inspection of your home’s exterior. See if there’s any damage (paint, ... [Read More]
Every home seller wants to make sure they fully maximize the financial return when selling their home. But, how do you guarantee that you receive maximum value for your house? Here are a couple points to insuring you get the highest price possible.
1. Price it a Little LESS than Market.
What? How can that get me the most money for my home? Many homeowners think that ... [Read More]
We are often asked if it’s a good idea to list or buy a home during the 4th quarter holiday season. Most people are advised to get their home to market in the late winter or early spring months for the real estate buying season. While the majority of homes do sell primarily in the first half, there are actual benefits to listing or looking for home during the holidays. Here ... [Read More]
Making a local move? Usually that means selling one home and buying another. Keep in mind, Murphy's Law is alive and well. If something can go wrong, it probably will unless you know the secret to a successful move.
The secret to making it all come together in today's market is coordination. You need to know what comes first, second, third. An you need to know how to proceed ... [Read More]
Talas, also known as Wyndham Village is a best kept secret community in North Peoria. Tucked away from major roads this intimate gated community offers upscale appeal on 1/2 acre lots and big semi-custom homes ranging from 3700 sq ft to over 5000 sq ft.
Built in the early 2000s by Hancock Homes, they feature quality 2x6 construction and many architectural details. Offering ... [Read More]
Every year thousands of women are diagnosed with breast cancer, and of all cancers it is by far the most common type of cancer accounting for 29% of all diagnosed cancers. We all have loved ones that have been affected by this horrible disease. But there is so much hope and reason to celebrate as there are now more than 2.9 million survivors in the United States and the death ... [Read More]
I have moved many times in my life, and I have to say the Tim and Kym team are among the best I have had the pleasure of working with. Every part of this was handled with professionalism, responsiveness, and with great attention to detail and follow up. Kym was interested in making sure I not only found the right house, but also the right community for me and for my situation. She would remember details that I would forget or notice things that I had not noticed. I was very pleased with the whole process with her.
“They were incredibly helpful, before and after the sale. I would highly recommend them. They were very familiar with the housing developments we were interested in and they knew the personnel at these developments. All our questions were answered, and that helped us make an informed decision buying a house.”