REAL ESTATE VIEWS & NEWS

Top Danger Zones - Safety at Home
By DeLena Ciamacco on Feb 28, 2012

Keep your family safe by fixing and eliminating hidden and visible dangers lurking in your home Home Sweet Home can harbor many dangers that are easy to put off fixing or overlook altogether. Before winter arrives, take time to secure your home i...

Home Inspection Tips for Sellers
By DeLena Ciamacco on Feb 28, 2012

Selling Your Home Involves a Lot More Than Finding the Right Buyer For home sellers, home inspections can be like a scene from a reality television show. Strangers arrive at your front door and dive into every nook and cranny of your personal s...

Weekend Projects for February
By DeLena Ciamacco on Feb 14, 2012

Get your home in tip top shape for the season... It is February and right about now, the wind is howling - right through doors and windows! From steam boiler checks to clearing ice dams, here's how to protect your home from the elements this Februar...

Home Decor Ideas
By DeLena Ciamacco on Feb 12, 2012

Thinking about surprising your sweetheart with a room makeover for Valentine’s Day ,or any day for that matter? When it comes to décor, men are not from Mars, but they may be from Home Depot, while women are from Lowe’s. Here are tips to make sure ...

Credit Clean Up in 2012
By DeLena Ciamacco on Feb 06, 2012

Written by Carla Hill Clean up Your Credit More than ever having a healthy credit score is important, especially if you do not have a SIGNIFICANT down payment to make on a potential purchase. It may mean the difference between securing a home l...

Closet Space in High Demand
By DeLena Ciamacco on Feb 06, 2012

Written by Carla Hill The Selling Power of Closets I previously posted an article about Closet Organization and thought this info would also be rather appealing for future home sellers, and buyer even. At first glance your closets may seem l...

Property Photos Are Vital To A Successful Sale
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jan 17, 2012

Listing your home for sale is the start of a journey that can go smoothly, if you take some necessary steps to make your home appealing to the right audience. Of course, it can also be a lesson in frustration. These days most of the shopping for h...

Keep Your Energy Bill Low While Selling Your Home
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jan 17, 2012

Keep Your Energy Bill Low While Selling Your Home Whether you are moving into a new home, getting ready to sell yours or a vacant home, keeping energy costs down is desirable to both buyers and sellers. Even though there are many energy-efficien...

Visit Historic Swedesboro Today
By Cheryl Barbagallo on Jan 14, 2012

Historic Swedesboro-Woolwich Township is home to a significant collection of historical sites & artifacts. It was established back in the mid-1600's by Swedish Settlers, but did not really flourish until 1691, when Kings Highway was carved out. The e...

January Is National Hobby Month What Is Your Hobby
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jan 12, 2012

Create a Space for your Favorite Pasttime... Get out your model trains and scrapbooking supplies--January is National Hobby Month! Here are some tips on how to make room for your hobby in your home and other great ideas for organizing your space. ...

Closet Organization
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jan 12, 2012

Tips to make organizing your closet easy...and fun! Closet organization may seem like a scary task, but with the right steps you can have a completely organized place to store your clothes and accessories. Sort through the following guidelines...

Get Your Home Sold In 2012 Here Is how
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jan 12, 2012

Top 10 Tips for Sellers by Carla Hill Now that the Holidays are over, it's time to be realistic in getting your home sold NOW. Today’s sellers may face challenging conditions in many markets, but that doesn’t mean choosing to sell is a bad id...

Moving With Fido
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jan 12, 2012

We love our pets. In some households they're our "children." In others they are dear members of the family. How can you make the stressful time of moving an easy transition for your furry friends? Pets are routined creatures, not unlike their huma...

News on Des Plaines
By Jan McNulty on Oct 23, 2011

Des Plaines, Illinois a city with diverse housing choices truly is a City of Destiny. Boasting a central location in close proximity to not only business, but shopping, recreational and educational opportunities, Des Plaines is a convenient place to ...

Homeowner Perks Lay Down Your Roots
By DeLena Ciamacco on Oct 12, 2011

The Joys of Homeownership Today's experts spout off the latest statistics about long-term wealth, home values, and interest rates, yet there's a much more sentimental side to homeownership. In fact, many home buyers are drawn to homeownership for...

Are Tiles The Best Choice
By DeLena Ciamacco on Sep 20, 2011

Pros and Cons of Tile Tile is a very popular form of flooring in today's market. You'll find it everywhere from entryways and baths to kitchen backsplashes. Homeowners, both those staying put and those selling, are looking for ways to make small c...

Tips for Removing Stains
By DeLena Ciamacco on Sep 01, 2011

Life happens. Stains happen. Homeowners everywhere wish there was a good way to remove these marks. Your wish has been granted! Use this simple cheat sheet to help remove stains from your favorite household gear. Everyone's coordination is a little o...

10 Tips for Sellers to Stay Calm During Negotiatio
By DeLena Ciamacco on Sep 01, 2011

Seller Advice: Stay Calm During Negotiations After much soul-searching and working the numbers, you decided to put your home on the market. You may be selling to change cities for a job or are needing to downsize. Regardless of the reason, this i...

5 Places With Good Jobs And Cheap Housing
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jul 21, 2011

Finding an area with good jobs and cheap housing is difficult in today's economy, but not impossible. For years, both coasts have boasted employment growth, while the Midwest remained stagnate. The Southwest, with its moderate climate, grew faster ...

Good Home Gone Bad
By DeLena Ciamacco on Jun 16, 2011

8 Factors That Devalue a Good Home Janet Fowler Tuesday, June 14, 2011 If you're considering selling your home, there are a number of factors you should consider regarding the resale value of your property. Some of these issues may devalue your ...