The Most Popular & Iconic Home Design Styles

Often times when I am working with new buyers they try to describe the type of house that they LOVE.  And I try my best to translate what they are saying. It’s gotten easier with technology. A couple of times my clients have pulled out their phone and shown me photos of home designs that…

Quick & Budget-Friendly DIY Projects

School is starting soon and some people think that real estate and home projects are slowing down. WRONG! We live in the desert. It’s always time for a project. LOL. I just contracted the sale of one of my listings with 2 more that are coming on the market. And of course that one you…

20 Cost Effective Home Staging Tips

Sometimes the best information is already out there. And anytime you search for something like “Staging on a Budget” you get inundated with articles and posts. However, as I was looking for inspiration for my own blog post on cost effective home staging I found that really there is already a ton out there. And…

Summer Fun in Boise

Did you know one of the reasons that I LOVE living in the Treasure Valley is because of the COMMUNITY! There is a reason we are on so many TOP 10 LISTS. There’s a reason that so many people are moving HERE! (By the way remember if you or someone you know is buying or…

7 Summertime Tips to Sell Your Home

We all seem to be under the impression that summer is the PEAK time to sell. While every season has it’s positives they also have their negatives. For example, in summer people want to travel. There tends to be more properties to choose from are just two of potential summer selling drawbacks. Nonetheless, here are…

39 Budget Curb Appeal Ideas

As a Realtor I am expected to KNOW EVERYTHING! While I don’t profess to know it all, I will tell you I do my utmost to stay on top of EVERYTHING an agent is expected to know. One of the areas I am asked a lot about is landscaping and curb appeal. How much does…

Summer is the HOTTEST Selling Season

Did you know that summer is the HOTTEST season for real estate? While for the last two years we have had pretty good numbers in all seasons in Boise, Summer is consistently the best! With that in mind here are 3 WAYS to get your home ready and sold quickly! Remove your clutter and junk…

The Do’s and Dont’s of Choosing House Paint Colors

Well if you are following me on Facebook then you know I like to get feedback from everyone. As an agent I provide advice from home staging, landscaping curb appeal, to picking exterior home colors. While I do have years of experience I’m always looking for more cutting edge advice. Right now I’m doing research…

3 Essential Tools Every Home Owner Needs

One of the first things you realize when you purchase a home is that you are responsible for it’s upkeep and maintenance. Here are 3 tools that I suggest every home owner has in their tool box. A Cordless Drill A power drill not only accomplishes in a few easy, breezy seconds what might seem like an…

Accepting New Clients

Life has been very good to me lately. Now that’s not to say I don’t work hard. But I always like to acknowledge my blessings. With that in mind, if we are connected on social media then you might have seen that I’ve been contracting my listings in less than 30 days, and I went…