Curb appeal: We all love to see it; not all of us know how to do it. But we all can do it, with a little help from our old friends, plants. If you’re looking to sell your house — be it now or years from now — or if you just want people to pass your property and say, “Hey, cool, that person’s really got it all figured out, plant-wise,” then curb appeal is worth paying attention to. A visitor’s (read: prospective buyer’s) first impression of your house is from the curb. This means curb appeal is your property’s first impression — it’s handshake, if you will. So whether you’re a novice looking to firm up that grip, or a seasoned vet checking in on the best handshake-enhancing wristwatches, here are some tips to give your property more curb appeal, through the magic of greenery. Tip 1: Hide the ugly stuff. Hiding things like trash bins, HVAC units, and storage lets a buyer imagine living in the house, not all the projects they’ll have to do. I know you’re proud of your fancy new central heating system; that doesn’t mean everyone should see it as soon […]
Given the fluctuating (and current!) housing market, it’s sometimes easy to wonder “Is it worth it to buy a house?” As we celebrate Homeownership Month, let’s take some time to go over some of the positive outcomes associated with owning a home.
The first impression a buyer sees is the exterior of the home – especially the yard. Some landscaping investments can increase your home’s value, while some may not be worth the hassle. Learn more about what projects to invest your time and money into, and how to maintain all your hard work.
We understand that the thought of a home purchase or loan refinance process can seem daunting. GoPrime prides ourselves on matching you with a local lender that takes the time to get to know you and your individual needs, but it’s also smart to start the journey as educated and prepared as possible.
Is now the right time to buy a home? It is important you are in a position where purchasing a home is beneficial to you and your finances. Purchasing readiness can boil down to a few key points, and these are some to consider.
At GoPrime Mortgage, Inc., we understand that applying for a mortgage may cause stress and confusion. Protecting and maintaining your credit score during the preparation and application stages is important to ensure you receive competitive credit terms.
Spring Break provides students with a bit of reprieve from their hectic schedules and obligations before finals and the last half of the school year. We’re going to dig into this tradition, why it’s important, and share some ideas for how to spend the time with your family in a fun and nurturing way.
You may be a fan of the colder weather or despise the dipping temperatures. Driving people indoors to stay cozy and warm can have upsides, like more family time, or downsides, like going stir-crazy. That doesn’t mean there aren’t still fun indoor and outdoor activities. Check out some of these ideas to maintain morale and stay active in the colder, shorter months.
Let’s dive into why the mental health of our little ones is important. Learn how you can get involved with the cause. There are resources to help guide you and some tips for you to utilize along the way.
Shannon serves her customers with compassion, integrity, and tenacity. Her drive to go above and beyond her regular duties as a Loan Officer helps her clients achieve financial success within their situation and circumstances.
Adapting small parts of a hygge lifestyle can make a huge difference. The key to hygge is simplicity, ease, contentment, and comfort. Don’t fill your home or your mind with clutter and opt to decorate with calming items that evoke positive memories or bring you joy.