How to Make Your Move Less Stressful

From horror stories of lost, stolen and broken items to surprise charges tacked on to an already high bill, moving is not for the faint of heart.  After recently pitching in to help her mom through downsizing and a big move, Laura Gaskill learned a few things about working with professional movers. If you have…

How to Ensure You’re Buying the Perfect Home

By Eliot Ward For most people, buying a home is the biggest investment they’ll make in their life. Not only is it a huge financial undertaking, but your final choice is a decision you’ll be living with for the foreseeable future. The process may sound daunting, but by taking the right steps, buying your perfect…

10 Expert Tips For Buying A New Custom Home

Building a custom home is your opportunity to envision and create the absolutely ideal living environment for you and your family. Though the idea of building a home may seem daunting to some, with the right guidance you’ll find that planning your dream home can be an easy, affordable, and incredibly rewarding experience that you’ll…

Smart Homes: The Way of the Future or a Risk to Homeowners?

By Liz Dominguez Glitches of early iterations aside, smart home technology has an increasingly active presence in the lives of homeowners who are looking for convenience and savings in a pushed-for-time era. From adaptive thermostats that automatically gauge energy usage and alter temperatures for optimal savings, to smart home speakers that use sophisticated artificial intelligence…