Fall & Winter Selling: Should You Wait?

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Fall & Winter Selling: Should You Wait?

Spring & Summer are known as the home buying season. So is there any point to listing your home during the Fall & Winter? Here’s what you really need to know about listing in Birmingham during the holidays.

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Why I Quit Sunday Open Houses

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Why I Quit Sunday Open Houses

The open house queen is taking Sundays off. I recently made the decision to stop hosting Sunday open houses. If you wanna know why I chose this, I’m here to tell you all about it.

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6 Crucial Tips For Birmingham Sellers In 2018

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6 Crucial Tips For Birmingham Sellers In 2018

Here we are, fully into 2018 and Birmingham is undeniably experiencing a seller's market. Lucky you, Birmingham area sellers! But even with the odds in your favor, there are still mistakes to be made and advice to be given. Here are 6 crucial things sellers gotta pay attention to when listing in 2018.

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The Art of Giving In Real Estate

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The Art of Giving In Real Estate

Give and take when buying and selling houses is normal, right? Wrong actually. Not everybody got that memo. Here are my thoughts on the GIVING part. If you read this post and this mindset is new to you, adapt it IMMEDIATELY and I promise it will change your life.

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3 Reasons You're Already Late For Spring Selling

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3 Reasons You're Already Late For Spring Selling

If selling your home this Spring is on the agenda but you haven't even started to prepare, you may already be too late! Here's three reasons you might want to get started... yesterday.

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Birmingham Home Prices: November 2017

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Birmingham Home Prices: November 2017

What a year it has been for real estate so far! Check out this update on home prices for areas of Shelby County & Jefferson County. Most Birmingham cities have seen a big increase in home values, even better than the national average.

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Gatlinburg Getaway & Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Gatlinburg Getaway & Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Fall is in full swing :) A getaway to Gatlinburg & Great Smoky Mountains National Park is just a fun road trip from Birmingham and super affordable too. Here's a list of my favorite spots to visit on this trip. Grab your SO or a few friends and hit the road this weekend!

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Buying Before Marriage: Good Idea or Bad Idea?

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Buying Before Marriage: Good Idea or Bad Idea?

Should you do it?! Buying a house with your boyfriend or girlfriend is BIG. Like really big. Here are a few thoughts and tips to help you decide if this is right for you and your snuggle bunny.

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Birmingham Sellers: Don't Make This Mistake

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Birmingham Sellers: Don't Make This Mistake

Sellers tend to skip this one piece of advice making it take longer to sell their home and leaving money on the table. Learn from their mistake, beat your competition and get that baby sold for top dollar!

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Christmas In Birmingham: My 2 Fave Date Nights

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Christmas In Birmingham: My 2 Fave Date Nights

Here are two of my favorite things to do during the holiday season around the Birmingham area. Whether you're new to The Ham or born and raised, you're bound to enjoy these little adventures. Make some memories!

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Curb Appeal 101 For Sellers

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Curb Appeal 101 For Sellers

Excellent curb appeal is a must if your house is about to hit the market. Here's my list of exterior items that will help ensure you get top dollar.

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New Construction: The Good & The Bad

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New Construction: The Good & The Bad

Is buying a new construction home a terrible idea? Can you save money buying an older home? Here's a list of The Good and The Bad of new construction so you can decide if brand new is right for you.

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Birmingham Buyers: STOP LOSING HOUSES

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Birmingham Buyers: STOP LOSING HOUSES

It is a seller's market and it shows with houses receiving multiple offers and/or selling within only days on the market. If you want to be one of those lucky homebuyers, you have to get serious and intentional about the process. Don't worry though because I've got all the tips you need to get your new home train on the right track and arriving at it's destination in a jiffy.

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4 Weekends In Calera, Alabama

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4 Weekends In Calera, Alabama

Thinking about moving to Calera? Already live there? Need something to do next weekend? Take a look at this list full of fun! You're bound to fall in love with one of these weekend activities.

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3 Closing Costs Buyers Can't Avoid

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3 Closing Costs Buyers Can't Avoid

Did you know closing costs actually start before closing? Yep, costs start adding up as soon as your offer is accepted by the seller. Here are three expenses buyers must pay before closing day.

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Trend Alert! 14 Examples of Easy Accent Ceilings

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Trend Alert! 14 Examples of Easy Accent Ceilings

I continue to see more and more accent ceilings and I love them! My favorite thing is just how easy it can be done. Take a look at these 14 examples of easy accent ceilings for inspiration.

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2015 Recap: Holland Lakes in Pelham, AL

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2015 Recap: Holland Lakes in Pelham, AL

Market activity for Holland Lakes is looking pretty good for 2015. This infographic sheds some light on the number of homes listed, homes sold and prices. Plus check out the change in average price from 2014 to 2015.

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Wanderlust Weekend: Northeast Alabama

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Wanderlust Weekend: Northeast Alabama

Allowing our wanderlust to take over, we spent an autumn weekend exploring Northeast Alabama. We visited places like Noccalula Falls and Little River Canyon. Our adventure lead us to sights all within 2 hours of the Birmingham, Alabama area. Check out my recap and photos. I know what you'll be doing next weekend!

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3 Tips To Avoid Buying The Wrong House

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3 Tips To Avoid Buying The Wrong House

Shopping for a new home can be fun! And exhausting. And stressful. It’s like going on lots of dates with hope that you’ll find The One. Except you only get to go on one date with the house and you have to trust that everything the house’s last partner tells you about it is accurate. No pressure. But once you find The One, how do you make sure you’re not making a mistake? Follow these three steps and avoid marrying the wrong house.

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