http://dougbork.com

Is It Time to Stop Renting?

ADDED October 16, 2014 0 COMMENTS

It’s not your imagination that rent keeps going up. In fact, across the United States, from the end of summer 2013 to the end of summer 2014 rents increased over six percent … and in some housing markets rents increased by as much as 10%. Perhaps now is the time to make the move to…Read More »

Professionals Answer: “How Do I Increase My Home’s Value?” (Part 1 of 3)

ADDED October 15, 2014 0 COMMENTS

When preparing to sell their home, a common question pops up. Homeowners want to know what they can do to get the maximum selling price on their home. Of course, the answer to “What can I do to increase my home’s value or get a better selling price?” is difficult to answer because each home…Read More »

Planning Appropriately for a Renovation

ADDED October 14, 2014 0 COMMENTS

You walk into a home that potentially has the perfect layout, although the kitchen is dated, the floors need upgrading, the bathrooms are awkward … but the price is right and you’ve always wanted to customize a home … so you buy it with renovation in mind. How hard could it be? After all, those…Read More »

Planning a Fall Open House

ADDED October 3, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Your home is newly on the market this and you want to have an open house, but you don’t know how to show it best in the shorter autumn days. As the weather turns toward fall and winter, consider these ideas for making your open house bright, warm and welcoming. Curb appeal In the spring…Read More »

Apple Watch and other Smart New Home Products

ADDED September 30, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Not just relegated to the workspace or entertainment, home technology products focus on every room in your house. Check out these smart-home products geared to make your life easier: Apple Watch useful apps for home In addition to your social media apps, maps and schedules, apps for Apple’s new smart watch include one from Honeywell…Read More »

How to Make Your Living Room Flow

ADDED September 29, 2014 0 COMMENTS

One of the first decisions you make in your new house is where to place your furniture. In the living areas, furniture placement can make or break your home’s “flow” or ease of movement. A sofa placed just two feet one way or the other, a side table too far out of reach or a…Read More »

The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange Program of the REALTOR Association of the Sioux Empire, Inc., Multiple Listing Service. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Town & Country Realtors are marked with the Internet Data Exchange™ logo or the Internet Data Exchange thumbnail logo (a little black house) and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers. Copyright 2014© REALTOR Association of the Sioux Empire, Inc., Inc.

This IDX solution is (c) Diverse Solutions 2014.