3 Common Household Hazards to Be Aware Of

When we think about our homes many of us consider it our resting place where we can return after a long day and gather with family and friends to share experiences and where we feel most secure and protected. It’s also the reason many of us invest a significant amount into our home purchases when… Read more »

When’s The Best Time to Sell Your CT Home?

If you’ve been thinking of putting your home on the market, then you’re probably wondering if you’d get more bang for your buck by starting the process at a certain time. While it is true that you can sell a home at any time and still make a profit, the best time to start the… Read more »

What Happens During a Pre-Listing Home Inspection?

Before a house is sold, an interested buyer typically requests an inspection to learn about any problems that could affect health, safety, or comfort. If the inspection uncovers serious issues, the buyer may ask the seller to make repairs, the parties may renegotiate the price, or the buyer may decide not to go ahead with… Read more »

Should You Buy a Home with Central Air?

Searching for a new home can be a fun and equally daunting experience. On the one hand, there are so many things on your wishlist to look for. You need a home that fits your budget, but you’d also like it to be in a close-knit community where your children will have other young kids… Read more »

How to Prepare Your Home for a Successful Open House

If you’ve made the decision to sell your home and are hosting an Open House event soon, you’ve likely planned this move for a while now. Perhaps you’ve spent some time already clearing out the clutter in the attic from the years of saving knickknacks or had your gutters cleaned to clear away the unsightly… Read more »

Buying a House with Propane Heat? Be Thorough with the Inspection

Propane is one of the nation’s most versatile, efficient and environmentally clean sources of energy, which is why more homeowners are choosing it instead of dirty oil or costly electric. Some home buyers may encounter properties heated with propane and feel they’re not informed enough to know whether it’s right for them. Following is a… Read more »

Tips for Selling Your Home

If you are planning to sell your home, the decisions and preparations you make before you put it on the market will determine how long it will take to find a buyer and how much money you will receive. Here are some tips to guide you. Choose a Real Estate Agent Wisely Selecting the right… Read more »

What You Should Know About Buying a Property with a Well

It’s estimated that more than 13 million households rely on private wells for drinking water in the U.S. today. While city public water sources are generally tested and maintained, private well owners are mainly responsible for the safety of their drinking water. They’re also responsible for the well itself, and this can make property transfers… Read more »

Save Yourself Money & Stress by Planning for Inevitable Home Repairs

There are many expenses that come with owning a home. If you’ve ever bought a house, you know well the costs of the down payment, closing costs, mortgage, and home insurance. Maybe you’ve even budgeted for remodeling and decorating. But one aspect of owning a home that a lot of people don’t budget for is… Read more »