Selling a House? How to Use Technology to Get Eyes on Your Real Estate Listing

Whether you’re a real estate agent or a homeowner selling privately, getting eyes on your property listing is a challenge. Every year the internet seems to expand and our ability to effectively reach local potential buyers seems to shrink. It feels like our listing disappears in a sea of other properties, other agents, and other “ads”. It’s one thing to get people to look at the house itself, but it’s a completely different thing…

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Is the Family Homestead a Thing of the Past?

    “When we moved here he said he could live here the rest of his life,” my aunt told me one day, speaking of my uncle, “and he did.” My aunt and uncle had found the perfect-for-them country homestead, and bought it with the intention of living out their entire married life there. Many decades later, after raising children, making changes to the house, spending countless hours in the shop, and making a…

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How to De-Stress When You Don’t Have Time to Stop (A 3-Minute Read You’re Not Too Busy For)

  In the last wisps of summer, it worked out that I got a surprise day off. Oh, magical day! The minute I discovered I had a day free of emails and phone calls and anything work-related, (a complete rarity for a real estate agent, btw), I grabbed my folding chair and towel and hit the beach. One last time, baby! Here we go! I drove out to a nearby beach and plunked that…

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