Home Buyers

Nov. 26, 2023

Feng Shui — Bringing Peace and Prosperity Home

 

The wisdom of the past informs design in the present. For more than 6,000 years, the Chinese have been practicing the principles of feng shui, a tradition that seeks to bring together opposing forces in the world to create harmony and balance in homes. "Feng shui" translated into ...

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Nov. 22, 2023

What's Up With Sculleries?

 

What is a scullery, you may ask?

A scullery is a second small kitchen used for prep work and storage. All the mess and cleaning associated with meal prep takes place there, out of sight of the main kitchen. In Victorian times, English manor houses employed kitchen servants to ...

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Nov. 10, 2023

SFR, fix-and-flip sectors are in a ‘bit of a malaise’

 

 

October 17, 2023, 4:10 pm By 

The single-family rental (SFR) sector and its close cousin, the fix-and-flip market, are now essentially treading water in an environment of high interest rates, approaching 8%; high home prices; and a dearth of home-purchase inventory.

Still, even in this ...

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Sept. 25, 2023

Redesigning Your Permanent Home Office

 

For years, people have set up their home offices in any spare, empty corner of their homes. It might be in a basement, in a guest room or in a corner of a living room. But as remote work continues to trend upward, people will need to shift to ...

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Sept. 21, 2023

Why a Budget Is So Important When Buying a Home

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May 13, 2023

10 Critical Questions to Ask Before Buying Vermont Real Estate

  1. What is the purpose of buying the property? Determine if you're looking for a primary residence, vacation home, investment property, or land for development or farming.

  2. What is your budget? Establish a clear budget that includes not only the purchase price but also closing costs, taxes, and any necessary ...

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May 11, 2023

Home prices climb amid shrinking inventory, modest bump in demand

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March 27, 2023

Existing home sales rise for the first time in a year

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Jan. 2, 2023

December marks a full year of declines in builder confidence

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Dec. 20, 2022

Lower mortgage rates stabilize the housing market

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