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The Big Benefits of Downsizing

By Rachelle Kimberling | Oct 25, 2023

If you’re considering downsizing, you’re not alone. Many homeowners are embracing the advantages of living in smaller spaces. Living more compactly can offer a range of benefits, from cost savings to a better quality of life. Explore the advantages of living smaller and learn why it’s becoming an increasingly popular option. Financial Considerations One of […]

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5 Advantages of Selling Your Home In The Fall

By Rachelle Kimberling | Sep 21, 2023

5 Advantages of Selling Your Home in the Fall While spring and summer are traditionally considered prime real estate seasons, the advantages of selling a home in the fall are often underestimated. Here are five compelling reasons why autumn might be the best time to list your property and make a big change. Reduced Market […]

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First Impressions Matter

By Rachelle Kimberling | Sep 6, 2023

If you are considering selling your home, there are several things you can do now to make the best first impression on potential buyers. Taking the time to declutter, deep clean and make simple repairs will show buyers that your house and property are well-maintained and ready for a new owner. Increase Curb Appeal A […]

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Should You Buy or Rent a Home?

By Rachelle Kimberling | Aug 8, 2023

In today’s competitive real estate market, you may wonder if it’s better to rent a place or buy a home. Purchasing a residence can provide more privacy and future investment potential, while renting allows for more flexibility and less maintenance. Both options have a myriad of pros and cons, but it ultimately will depend on […]

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5 Apps to Redecorate Your Home with Your Phone

By Rachelle Kimberling | Jul 17, 2023

Guest post by Lori Cunningham With dozens of decorating apps to choose from and inspiration just a finger touch away, redecorating your home has never been easier. Augmented Reality (AR) now lets you use your phone to see how colors, accessories, and furniture will look in your own house. On the horizon, you can expect […]

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Long Distance Moves: What To Know

By Rachelle Kimberling | Jun 28, 2023

Guest post written by Chief of Organized Living & NorthStar Moving Company Co-Founder Laura McHolm We often get asked: what moves are considered long distance moves? Long distance moves are any move that crosses a state line. They can also be called interstate moves. If you are one of the millions of Americans seeking a […]

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Tips For Summertime Outdoor Living

By Rachelle Kimberling | May 23, 2023

Outdoor living is as important as indoor space, especially in the summertime. Everything in your backyard — whether it’s a fire pit, dining area or theater — should be part of a well-planned, integrated design. Here are a few outdoor accessories that will turn your backyard into another room of your house. Fire Pits Fire […]

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The Keys to Stress-Free Homebuying

By Rachelle Kimberling | Mar 6, 2023

There is basically no such thing as a completely stress-free homebuying experience, but following these steps can significantly reduce your stress to some small doses of natural anxiety. Get Educated About Your True Price Range You can easily reduce future stress by not spending more than you can truly afford. There are some standard rules […]

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5 Awesome Luxury Home Features

By Rachelle Kimberling | Feb 13, 2023

Are you trying to spice up your home with a few luxury features? If so, this is definitely the article for you. Here are five of the most exquisite luxury home features.

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