Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Why Owning a Home is Better than Renting

The following infographic lists the top 5 reasons of why owning a home is preferred to renting one. The top five reasons as listed in this infographic are equity gains, the freedom to renovate your home, the pride of ownership, cost, and tax advantages.

The infographic also lists some of the prime factors for investing in property in 2014. The top reasons include self employment, meeting growing families needs, and as a long term investment.


An Infographic on รข��Why OWNING a home is better than RENTING"

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Planning a Quality Home - Free Guide

Designing a new home is a time consuming process filled with thousands of decisions. Luckily for you, Christine, Online Sales Counselor of Investors Realty, has compiled a detailed planning guide so you can avoid the most common mistakes when planning a home building project.

Simply fill out the form on our Planning a Quality Home Guide page and we'll immediately send you a link to her planning guide. 

This guide is broken into 4 sections.

Section 1 - Design Tips

  • 4 can't miss tips to designing the perfect home for you
  • Transitional Home Design (How to mix different motifs)
  • The Top 8 Design Mistakes to Avoid
  • How to Create intimacy in open floor plans

Section 2 - Location Considerations

  • Community considerations
  • Finding the perfect homesite
  • 10 things to consider before settling on a homesite
  • Understanding lot-to-home ratios and how this affects your appraisal

Section 3 - Sticking to a Budget

  • Value engineering
  • Low price vs. low cost- when to skimp and when to splurge
  • 3 components that make up the price of a home

Section 4 - Picking a Builder

  • The Top 10 Construction Mistakes when Building Your Home
  • The 5 Criteria for Selecting a Builder
  • Check Quality: Buyer Beware!
...and much, much more.

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

How Social Media is Revolutionizing Home Decor

Style, and by association, your interior decoration decisions, are each extensions of your personality. There are many ways to express personality through design, and it's easier than ever these days to find styles that are a direct match to the expression you would like to portray. 

Over the past decade, the Internet has helped to innovate the way individuals decorate. A growing number of people are discovering more unique and customizable means of decorating their home through online inspiration boards, virtual tools, and sharing through social media.



How Social Media is Revolutionizing Home Decor
by HSN.

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Available Home - Wisteria Model



This weeks featured home is the Wisteria Model a two bedroom two bathroom home with 1,356 sq ft of living space. Available now! The interior is spacious yet homey with a master bedroom and bath, second bedroom, den, living room, dining room, kitchen, laundry room, garage and porch! Featuring custom drapes, stainless steel appliances this has everything you need!




For more information or to schedule a showing, follow this link!

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Buying vs Renting your Home

Should you buy or should you rent your home? The following infographic from Elika Real Estate has statistics on real estate and mortgage trends from 2010 – 2013. It is a great way to see the pros and cons of buying vs renting your home, and will hopefully help you to make a well informed decision. 


Buying vs Renting your Home