Blog Entries in January

What to Expect From Your Home Inspection

What to Expect From Your Home Inspection

Home inspections are an important part of your home selling process, but it can also be a source of anxiety for many sellers. If this is your first move, don’t stress!  Inspections are not as scary as you think and a lot of times are one of the most seamless parts of the moving process. We’re here to help answer all your questions about what to expect during your home inspection.&

Questions to Ask a Potential Roommate

Questions to Ask a Potential Roommate

When you are searching for a roommate, you don’t want to be surprised six months from your move-in date when you are starting to have issues.  Holding interviews and asking questions can help you avoid any headaches down the road! Before you sign a rental agreement, be sure to ask any potential roommates these questions.      Will they be able to afford the rent

Resolutions to Help Your Credit Score

Resolutions to Help Your Credit Score

Is 2021 finally the year you push your credit score to Very Good? With the New Year finally here, it’s the perfect time to set goals and improve your credit score.  With a few simple changes to your spending habits and payments, you can be well on your way to a better credit score in a couple of months! Here are some resolutions to help raise your credit score.     Pa

2020’s Most In-Demand Home Improvement Projects

2020’s Most In-Demand Home Improvement Projects

From countertops to technology you might be surprised by what the most in-demand projects are.  Let's take a look at the upgrade options that are forging to the top of many homeowners’ want lists. As you think about your own winter home renovation projects, here are five of the top upgrades homeowners are craving in 2020.     Countertop Upgrades Granite count

The Best Weekend Winter Getaways Near Ohio

The Best Weekend Winter Getaways Near Ohio

Do the winter blues have you down this January? Good News, there are so many weekend getaways around Cleveland to get you out of the house and out of hibernation!  From trying a great restaurant to visiting a new city, here are all the best winter day trips within a two-hour drive from Cleveland.     The Villas at Gervasi Vineyard  Gervasi Vineyard is truly a dream

Guide to Countertops: Know the Options Before Remodeling

Guide to Countertops: Know the Options Before Remodeling

Are you looking to replace your kitchen or bathroom countertops?  Have you taken a look at your options? There are a lot of options for beautiful and affordable countertops besides laminate or granite.  Check out the tips below for countertop options that won’t break the bank.    Quartzite For anyone who loves the look of marble and granite but needs something a li

How To Save For a Home in The New Year

How To Save For a Home in The New Year

The New Year is often a time to reset and make resolutions. The new year is a great time to focus on the things you want. If you’re looking to buy a home in 2020, it is never too early to start preparing. Do you have home ownership on your to-do list for the year? Add these resolutions to your daily routine now!    Track Your Spending Tracking your spending is one of the fir

Congratulations Christine George - January 2020 Hockey Mom Winner

Congratulations Christine George - January 2020 Hockey Mom Winner

Congratulations to our first Hockey Mom winner of 2020, Christine George, from the New Kensington/Lower Burrell area. Christine wears many hats in her hockey association and the hockey world in general. She runs several programs for the North Hills Amateur Hockey Association (NHAHA) where she is Team Manager of her daughter's Viper Stars Pee Wee Amateur Hockey Team, Aramark&n