Spring Cleaning Tips: The Best Way to Spruce Up Your Home Before Summer

The weather is warming up, and summer is drawing near, making this the perfect time to spruce up your home with some spring cleaning so that you are ready for the season. When the kids get out of school, you want to ensure that you have time to spend together as a family, instead of […]

Three Essential Steps to Prepare Your Home for the Real Estate Market

Too often, homeowners will get it backward when they are ready to sell their property. They will focus on getting their home listed on the market, and then take a closer look at some of the things that can be done to improve the appearance of the home.  At DUFFY we agree with this philosophy!  […]

Basic Marketing Strategies to Quickly and Easily Sell Your Home

Do you know everything that goes into selling a home? Listing your property on the real estate market is only the one step in a series of things that will help you connect with the right buyer. If you want to speed up the sale and minimize the effort, then it is essential that you […]

Homeowner Mistakes that are Negatively Impacting the Value of Your Property

Even though the real estate market is strong, there are a few homeowner mistakes that might be having a negative impact on the value of your property. You have invested in a great home for your family, so it is important to be sure that you are managing property value to prepare for the future. […]

Rookie Mistakes Made By First-Time Home Sellers

Selling your first home can be an overwhelming experience. Most first-time home sellers are torn about their decision to move because they have so many happy memories shared with the family in the home. But, it is also exciting because moving is also an opportunity to move into a different home that may be a […]

Tips for Avoiding Home Renovation and Repair Scams

Whether you are making small repairs in your new home or you are renovating an older home to get it ready to sell, it is important that you are careful about the types of contractors that you hire to help. Homeowners often hire contractors before and after a big move, because they want to be […]

4 Easy Ways to Improve Your Home Appraisal Results

Whether you are selling your home or getting ready to refinance, it is essential to have an appraiser complete an inspection of the property. This inspection can have a big impact on the price that you get for the home, because the selling price will be based on the value that is determined by the […]