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Pros and Cons of Selling Your Home in Each Season

So you have decided that the time has come to sell your home. But the big question is: when should you put it up on the market? There are debates about when the best time of the year is to sell a home. Figuring out the right time will help you to maximize your profits […]

Why You Should Rent An Outer Banks, NC Vacation Home During Spring Break

The Outer Banks is a 200-mile stretch of barrier islands along the North Carolina and Virginia coasts. The majority of the coastline covers North Carolina, separating three different sounds from the Atlantic Ocean. Visiting the Outer Banks any time of year is a treat due to the abundance of year-round activities available. Perhaps one of […]

Is Your Furnace Ready for Michigan Winter?

Michigan has cold winter weather, so you should make sure that your home’s furnace is ready. Furnaces have long life spans, but you must maintain the devices each autumn by having a tune-up. Below are some tips to help you make sure your furnace is running all winter long.

How To Plan An Affordable Family Vacation

Planning a family vacation can be stressful, yet rewarding when it’s all said and done. If you have a large family, finding the right destination within your budget can be the biggest hurdle. Family vacations are essential for quality family time and taking a break from the stress of work and school. Here are some […]

What To Look For In A Fort Lauderdale Vacation Rental

The sandy beaches, the sunny skies, the yachts, the year-round temperate weather–it’s easy to see why Fort Lauderdale, the Venice of America, draws more than 14 million tourists annually. Sometime in the 1980s, the city began its transformation from spring break party city to a family-friendly destination. Whether you want to relax by the ocean, […]

Why You Should Rent A Beach House This Summer on the Oregon Coast

The Oregon Coast isn’t your typical beach vacation but the entire coast provides a beautiful backdrop for those who love the outdoors. There are many cities along the coast, along with small towns and rural areas, with beach homes for rent. These homes allow visitors to enjoy all the Oregon Coast has to offer while […]

Vacation Rental FAQs

Let’s face it, we all love vacations but they really can be stressful and expensive to plan. Take the stress out of vacation planning by renting a vacation home. Some people are skeptical about staying in someone else’s home versus a hotel. Here are some frequently asked questions and answers about vacation homes.

Reasons to Retire on St. John Island in the Us Virgin Islands

More Americans than ever seem to be planning to retire abroad. Thailand, Costa Rica and Ecuador seem to be pretty popular options. However, it’s not necessary to completely leave US territory to retire abroad. When looking to retire outside the continental United States, one area of the world that should be on your radar is St. […]

Tips on How to Sell Your Home in the Winter

As we all know it is not always easy to sell your home. It can be hard to find someone who will appreciate the value of your home as much as you do. Plus, it can be a long and grueling process. We all hope that when we put our home on the market it […]

What to Look for When Shopping for a House

We have lists when we go shopping for groceries and lists for what we want for our car. We even have lists of what we want in a significant other, so why are houses any different? Whether you are moving from one house to the other or moving into your first house, buying a house […]