5 Useful Tips for a Successful Home Buying Process

August 26, 2011

Buying a Home

Elocal, a directory and city guide to local businesses, continually offers great information from experts in the industry through their weekly Blog-Off series.  A recent topic that was discussed pertained to tips for first-time and returning home buyers.  In turn, this article was compiled to bring you the ultimate in home buying.  These are  suggestions coming straight from professionals! Your new home will probably be the biggest purchase of your life, so it’s important to get it right. But with so many things to consider, sometimes buyers can get overwhelmed, and overlook important … [Read more...]

Home Renovations That Provide the Best Resale Value

June 28, 2011

RenovationResale

Have you ever wanted to do a renovation but questioned if it was worth the cost?  And have you ever wondered what renovations get the best return for your dollar?  Well here are the answers! "There is an endless number of renovations a homeowner can make to his home. However, are they all created equal?" -elocal Kitchen and Bathroom renovations are the typical, "known" spaces to give the highest resale value, but there are a few other improvements that may surprise you.  Check out this informative Infograph outlining the renovations that provide the best rate of return. (click to … [Read more...]