My New Year’s Resolution

My New Year’s resolution for 2018 is to BE more social and less ON social. Why you may ask? Well, for me, it all stems from my relationship with technology. Sometimes it can be a blessing and then again, sometimes it can be a curse. It has the ability to connect...

A Polarizing Purple

Pantone recently released their 2018 color of the year and let me just say this is a bold pick! Of course, I loved the daring 2017 Greenery color (check out our logo) but this new one will take some getting used to for me. Pantone’s Ultra Violet, or as I...

New Beginnings

A new year brings with it a feeling of change: a fresh start — a reflection on your past year — a plan of how you want the future to look. As I sit here and look back on 2017, I see so much has happened that if I didn’t take this moment to think about it,...

The 10 Best Gifts for the Happy New Homeowner

Moving into a new home is an exciting stage in life. Whether being a first-time home buyer or a home owning veteran, there are always items needed, desired and required to make the new house feel like home. From the basics of essential safety items to splurging on the...

Pre-sale/Seller’s Inspections

Your home is likely your most valuable asset. Deciding to sell your home is a major decision, whether you’re moving to another state or just down the road. You want the best price for your house, and you also want the process to go smoothly and quickly, without any...

Staging

Snowzilla/Staging Snowzilla? Snowmageddon II? Whatever you call it, that was quite a snowstorm. It was, officially, a blizzard, and it dumped more snow on us than Snowmageddon did in 2010. Today, the yardstick on my front lawn reads 22″. Nevertheless, I’ve...

Senior Move

Senior Move I love working with Older Adults. They remember the DC suburbs before the Beltway and the Metro. Long before we had thousands of shops and restaurants, they frequented the Tastee Diner, the Little Tavern, and O’Donnell’s Seafood. They piled the...

Pricing Perplexity

Pricing Perplexity When I initially meet with a seller, their first question, and rightly so, is “how much?” For most people, their home is their single largest asset, and they want to sell for as much as possible. Often, my sellers have a number in mind...