With the start of school and the cool mornings it’s really starting to feel like fall! If you’re in the market or planning to be in the market to buy a home this fall check out this article on Essential Fall Home Buying Strategies. I touched on this in a previous post but fall no longer means a slowdown in the housing market so definitely get in touch with me if buying or selling your home is on your mind!

The author of this article details his experience buying a condo in Chicago. I know we don’t live in a big city but regardless it’s an interesting perspective on what to expect when buying a home. Whether you purchase in a big city, the suburbs, or the countryside there are some things that never change.

Cooler weather makes fall the perfect time to tackle some updates in your home. If you’re stuck on what you should do first or wondering what updates are most worth it read 4 Inexpensive Ways to Boost Your Home’s Value. I especially like a fresh coat of paint and fixture upgrades. Both are easy weekend projects that you can do yourself for a relatively low cost and will make a huge impact.

Are you a home buyer? Do you have questions? Read The Top 5 Questions Buyers Ask and you might just get an answer to your question.

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