Saddlebrook Community Center and Library are one of many joint initiatives in Omaha! Click to read more.Read More
Trinity House Café tops our list for great coffee and yummy eats in a lovely atmosphere. It’s a favorite among locals to mingle, businesses to meet, and kids to play! Read why we absolutely love this local café!Read More
In a new feature providing insider tips on day trips from Omaha, Nebraska, Milk and Honey in Harlan, Iowa makes it first on the list! Milk and Honey is a breakfast & lunch farm to table restaurant with ingredients sourced mostly from local producers, and all menu items made daily from scratch.Read More
Whether you’re new to Nebraska or you’ve been a Husker all your life, there might be some new surprises on this list of best kept secrets! First up, our Omaha based coffee shops, bakeries and co-working spaces edition (watch for other topics, cities and towns across The Good Life)!Read More
Hoarding often presents itself as a situation too overwhelming for most real estate agents when a home must be sold. I have had the opportunity to assist several families with Hoarding Disorder when it came time for them to sell their homes and this article shares lessons learned and advice for anyone dealing with a similar situation.Read More
Is it time to show your home? We have the ultimate checklist that will allow you to open up your home with confidence and style. But first things first. Remember that your home is now a property. Yes, you have lots of sweet memories and those memories are important and worth taking with you. But those will now live on in your photos and stories. It is now time to remove yourself from your house and truly look at it as a product. Something that you are selling. You want to remove yourself from the home so that potential buyers can imagine themselves living in your home. Here is a quick list of things to keep in mind before that open house!Read More
Is selling your home on your to-do list in the upcoming year? Do you feel like you missed the “Spring Market” ??
Have you waffled between putting your home on the market as For Sale By Owner? Does the paperwork involved in selling your home give you a headache? Do the words “due diligence” confuse you?
It can be completely overwhelming to look at all of the moving pieces involved with the real estate puzzle. Yet, when you consider hiring a professional real estate agent, a Realtor, the stress can almost immediately start to fade away!Read More
Whether you are listing your home during the Spring Market, the height of summer or need to put your home on the market over the winter, there are certain ways to obtain more offers on your home and in turn, allowing you to reach your end goals and desires.
"Why does it seem SO hard when applying for a mortgage?" I am asked this on a regular basis! Let's break down the process into three important things to know. Applying for a mortgage can be a lot of work but it doesn't have to be stressful or difficult.Read More
Introducing the VA ID card! Are you a Veteran of the United States military, and weary of carrying around your DD 214 for proof of your service? Often times, discounts are available to you if you show proof, or you are eligible for programs and opportunities because of your service. The Veterans Administration has recently introduced an ID Card that can be carried in place of your DD 214. Learn more here!Read More
We love gifting our clients with really practical but amazingly creative closing gifts, as a way to say thank you for trusting our team with the sale or purchase of their new home. We typically take a nod from It's A Wonderful Life and create a beautiful basket, but we've also been known to gift a personalized throw pillow as well. Did you know you too can be a part of gifting something during the real estate transaction?Read More
We had a stellar and wonderful 2015, and then a really amazing 2016 where we handed over $31,000 back to our hero clients, but then 2017 left us a bit confused as to how it would all play out. Naomi had moved away from the Northern Virginia area which looked to leave a big hole in our efforts in the area, but Stephanie Mack stepped IN, ready to rock and roll!Read More
Contemplating a move to Loudoun? Loudoun County is far more than just a pretty suburb of Washington, DC. It’s family-friendly, safe and offers “country living” right outside the nation’s capital. Loudoun has a small town feel with its local small businesses, farmers markets, close-knit neighborhoods, and friendly residents. However, when you are ready for a night out in the big city, DC is just a quick trip away. Many residents love this small town/big city balance because it makes living life in Loudoun anything but boring!Read More
Whether you are listing your home during the Spring Market, the height of summer or need to put your home on the market over the winter, there are certain ways to obtain more offers on your home and in turn, allowing you to reach your end goals and desires.Read More