VT Real Estate Trends

Oct. 27, 2017

A Guide to Selling Your Home in Winter

While many are hesitant to put their home on the market during the winter months, there are actually some things working in your favor. Some benefits to selling in winter include less competition from similar homes on the market and first-quarter job relocation is in full swing since companies want their ...

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Sept. 29, 2017

Benefits Of Buying Or Selling Your Home In The Fall

Now that summer is over, you may be noticing fewer for-sale signs around. This is great news for buyers and sellers as the marketing is less competitive and you can take advantage of potential tax breaks and seasonal deals. 

Less Competition

There are generally fewer homes on the market ...

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Sept. 5, 2017

Are Tiny Homes a Wise Investment?


Tiny Houses are becoming very fashionable in today's word. The absolute height of modernism and simplicity, a tiny home is meant to push the boundaries of living efficiently. Typically smaller than 400 square feet, these miniature abodes come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Is this surge of small ...

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Aug. 10, 2017

Why to Buy, Not Rent



Photo:  Flickr Brent & Amanda I

While buying a house is a huge step, it's not as impossible as it may seem. We're going to break down some of the reasons why it might be time to start looking into it.

Express yourself

Living in an ...

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Dec. 27, 2016

9 Tips for Selling Your House in Winter

Laura Gaskill wrote this excellent article for Realty Times on how to make winter work for you when you're selling your house. Winters, especially in Vermont, can be harsh and make the showing of your home's assets a little tricky. Here are some tips and tricks to stand out this ...

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Nov. 17, 2016

Weighing the Pros & Cons of a Home Addition

Andrea Davis, the editor for HomeAdvisor, brings up some important things to think about when a home addition might be in the cards. The cost of living in Vermont is pretty high, so you want to make sure you're getting the most out of your living space, even if ...

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Nov. 10, 2016

9 Tips for Creating a Family Friendly Home

Vermont is a great place to raise a family with most towns having tight-knit, supportive communities. Most areas offer lots of activities for creative fun for all ages. Check out the local schools and businesses in your area to see what they offer. The rural lifestyle of Vermont is great for ...

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June 29, 2016

Elegant Landscape Designs Can Greatly Enhance Property Value

This article by Lee Flynn highlights the importance of landscaping to enhance curb appeal. This can be tricky when living in Vermont, where the weather is so unpredictable. It's important to know that it's worth the effort to make your home more inviting. 

Elegantly designed exterior landscapes ...

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June 14, 2016

Welcome Home: 3 Entry Door Options

We found this article by Joseph Truini that addresses the importance of having the right front door for your home. Vermont, as we all know, has very intense seasons and it’s important to have a door that not only looks good but will last through extended exposure, especially through the ...

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May 27, 2016

6 Essential Things to Look for in a New Home

There are some basic things to look at when looking for a new home. Waterbury and Stowe offer a variety of housing needs with homes coming into the market frequently. Never settle for less than what you want in a home. We found an article by Kara Masterson about some ...

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