Making a Pet Part of Your New Home in Midland

Few things can make a house feel like a home as quickly as the addition of a pet. Whether you’ve been promising the kids you’d consider a dog once you found a new place or just could use a little company while adjusting to the neighborhood, now could be a perfect time to adopt an [...]

By |2020-02-06T18:17:54-06:00February 11th, 2020|Buyers, Pets, Tips, Life Hacks & How-to|0 Comments

Honing Your Negotiation Skills for Your Real Estate Transaction (Don’t Worry – We Have You Covered)

Buying or selling a house frequently involves something a lot of people really hate to do – negotiate. They worry about coming off as too pushy or too weak, fear they’ll get the short end of the stick, or think that somehow the whole deal will fall through if they don’t do everything “right.” Fortunately, [...]

By |2020-02-06T18:17:39-06:00February 8th, 2020|Buyers, Sellers, Tips, Life Hacks & How-to|0 Comments

4 Strategies for Remembering Someone’s Name When You Move Into Your New Home in Midland

Dale Carnegie once said, “If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.” Most of us truly want to recall the names of those we meet. When you move to a new [...]

By |2020-02-06T18:17:30-06:00February 3rd, 2020|Buyers, Tips, Life Hacks & How-to|0 Comments

Announcing Your Move in Style

Sure, the post office will forward first-class mail to you after a move (provided you fill out the proper change-of-address paperwork). But why not let friends and family directly in on the excitement of your new home? Moving announcements provide others with all your pertinent information. Obviously, your new address takes center stage on the [...]

4 Awesome Places in Midland to Buy Sweets for Your Sweetheart (or Yourself)

Out of sugar cookies and chocolate Santas? Don’t despair. Another holiday will be here before you know it – along with plenty of options to satisfy any sweet tooth. Get a jump on Valentine’s Day by checking out these offerings. Susie’s South Forty Confections How can you go wrong with the company chosen to provide [...]

5 Tips for Making Childcare Selection Easier

Every parent experiences some apprehension when leaving his or her young child in the care of someone else. When you’re new in town, the process of finding a good daycare center or a trustworthy home-based caretaker can seem particularly daunting. Don't worry, though - these tips will have you on the right path in no [...]

By |2020-02-06T18:17:08-06:00January 23rd, 2020|Buyers, Tips, Life Hacks & How-to|0 Comments

Adding the Color of the Year to Your New Home

If you missed the news among all the hoopla surrounding the calendar turning to a new year (and decade!), the official Pantone Color of the Year for 2020 is (drumroll, please) Classic Blue. Shades of blue have been chosen for the honor quite often over the years. In fact, the company selected Cerulean back in [...]

By |2020-02-06T17:57:31-06:00January 20th, 2020|Buyers, Creative, Design, Tips, Life Hacks & How-to|0 Comments

Should You Replace the Flooring in Your House Before You Sell It?

When looking to sell your home there are a few key upgrades you can make. Some of these refreshments to your home can really work to increase the overall selling value. We get asked a lot about the flooring in a home. Should you replace the flooring in your house before you sell it? That [...]

By |2020-02-06T19:22:03-06:00January 15th, 2020|Sellers, Tips, Life Hacks & How-to|0 Comments

3 Reasons to Work with a Seller’s Agent

If you’re looking to sell your home, there are some things you should expect. The first, and arguably most important, thing you should expect and budget for is the fees associated with selling your home. One of the biggest expenses on the list is the commission you’ll pay to your seller’s agent. While it can [...]

By |2020-02-06T19:22:27-06:00January 10th, 2020|Sellers|0 Comments

Common Mistakes First-Time Buyers Make

When you are looking to purchase your first home, it can be quite overwhelming. There is a lot to do, finances to sort out, papers to sign, and more. Therefore, it’s common for mistakes to be made. Unfortunately, if the deal is already close there might not be much you can do about it. However, [...]

By |2020-02-06T19:22:52-06:00January 5th, 2020|Buyers|0 Comments