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Posted by: Jaime Barb on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (1)

One Month to a Clutter-Free Home

Posted by: Sierra Troitsky on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (1)

July Garden Care

Posted by: Sierra Troitsky on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

3 Great Ways to Save On Energy Costs This Summer

Posted by: Jake Smith on Sunday, July 7, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

You bought a house! Now What?

Posted by: Jake Smith on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

Home Remedies to Keep Mosquitoes Away

Posted by: Andrew Huber on Sunday, June 30, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

It Rained. When Should I Mow?

Posted by: Andrew Huber on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

8 Important Summer Home Improvement Tasks

Posted by: Jaime Barb on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

Indy Moving Forward Towards a More Sustainable Future

Posted by: Sierra Troitsky on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

Neighborly Disputes: How to Handle Property Line Issues

Posted by: Sierra Troitsky on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

Caring for a Lawn for the First Time

Posted by: Jaime Barb on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 8:00:00 am Comments (1)

How the Market is Affected by Professional Sports

Posted by: Andrew Huber on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

Set yourself apart with unique treats at your next open house!

Posted by: Jake Smith on Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Don't Let Home Buying Fears Stop You from Homeownership

Posted by: Jake Smith on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

Best Brunch Spots in Indy to Tell Your Out of Town Clients About

Posted by: Sierra Troitsky on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (1)

May Garden Calendar

Posted by: Sierra Troitsky on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

Buyers: 5 Tips for Approaching the Open House

Posted by: Jaime Barb on Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

5 Tips on How to Approach an Open House

Sellers: Tips on How to Prepare Your Home for an Open House

Posted by: Jaime Barb on Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

10 Tips on How to Make Your Next Open House Successful 

Buying a Foreclosed Home: How a Foreclosure Sale Works

Posted by: Jordan Pickering on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

Buying a foreclosed home can be a good way to score a deal while hunting for real estate. A foreclosure is a house whose owners were unable to pay the mortgage or sell the property. As a result, the real estate lender assumed ownership and is now trying to sell it to recoup some of its costs.

These Buyers Will Drive Home Sales in 2019 and Beyond

Posted by: Jordan Pickering on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

The faces behind home sales are changing quickly, and while the Hannahs and Austins still have a long way to go to catch up with the Michaels and Johns, they are closing the gap. Buyer data on home sales for the first nine months of the year not only reveals a fun mosaic of names participating in today’s housing market, but also a sneak preview into key emerging trends. The analysis, while limited in interpretation, uncovers a story of sales increasingly skewing toward three key demographics: Millennials, Women, and Hispanics. Names associated with these groups are taking a larger share of all sales, and rapidly changing the landscape of the U.S. housing market. If these buyers can continue breaking through the affordability barrier, we should expect them to emerge further in 2019 and dominate the market in the years to come. Learn more about the methodology here.

5 Reasons to Talk to a Lender Right Now - Long Before You Buy a Home

Posted by: Jordan Pickering on Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 6:00:00 am Comments (0)

Most potential home buyers wait to talk to a mortgage lender until they’re ready to buy. Makes sense, right? Why bother digging up your financial statements and filling out a bunch of paperwork if you’re not going to buy right away?

If buying a home is one of your long-term goals, you may be doing yourself a disservice by not talking to a lender sooner rather than later. The goal of any good mortgage lender is to help you get “mortgage-ready.” This means getting you and your finances in order so you can qualify for the best mortgage possible, with financial terms and a monthly payment that make sense for you and your budget.

4 Hard Lessons I Learned Helping Mom Move

Posted by: Jordan Pickering on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 1:00:00 pm Comments (0)

This year, I helped my mom sell our family home. The hardest part? Going through decades worth of old belongings, deciding what to keep ... and what to chuck.

Before this move, I never thought of myself as an especially sentimental person. Yet, as I opened boxes to uncover stuffed animals from my childhood or a box of family photos, packing would come to a screeching halt while I sat down and studied every object and image with care. While a small part of me longed to keep everything, I knew that my mom's new place lacked the space, and my own home was already cluttered enough. This forced me to make some tough decisions.

In the end, we got it done—and I learned a ton in the process. Here are a few hard-won lessons to help declutter and move without sacrificing all those memories.