Green Home

Reasons for a Green Home

These days, new homes are available to come with a gamut of accessories. Some of the upgrades are purely aesthetic, some very functional, but the ultimate goal is to add value to the home. A new trend is that home builders are offering environmentally-friendly “green” homes that cost more up front but can add a lot of value to the home and save on heating and cooling bills. Continue reading “Reasons for a Green Home” »

Buying a Second Home

Guide for Buying a Second Home

Buying a second home or vacation property may be more difficult today than it was during the boom but there are some guidelines to remember when buying in a volatile real estate market. Economic conditions can change relatively quickly so what you may think as a sure bet, could turn out to be a bust, from an investment standpoint. Continue reading “Guide for Buying a Second Home” »