Selling With Senses

Welcome to our “little bit of everything” blog!   We are breaking down the ways your senses help you when selling or buying.   To be a true resource, we are also mixing in some informative posts curated by experts in the industry to give you a better understanding of the buying and selling process.

Should you do a pre-listing home inspection?

Should you do a pre-listing home inspection?

To pre or not to pre, that is the question. Jessie Tait, a certified home inspector, shares her input on if you should get a pre-listing home inspection.

What we did right and what we did wrong when building our home

What we did right and what we did wrong when building our home

When we built our home, we picked things based on our life at that time. We didn't consider how much the function of your home changes when your family begins to grow. Here is a look at what we did right and what we did wrong when building our home. Read more

Cooking with local produce

Cooking with local produce

Here is an easy recipe from Chef Josef Karst that highlights his most favorite thing, cooking with locally sourced ingredients. Read more

Breaking down the Amazon & Realogy Deal

Breaking down the Amazon & Realogy Deal

By now, you have seen the headlines about the Amazon and Realogy partnership. However, that $5,000 credit they are offering you only applies to home purchases over $700,000. Let's breakdown the promotion and how it really benefits you. Read more

Who we are - honest and transparent

Who we are - honest and transparent

In staying within our principles of honesty and transparency, we wanted to write a blog on our "WHY. " Why are we doing this, Who we are, What are our goals, and (my favorite) How does a mom of two with a hospitality marketing background think she is going to change real estate? Read more

Sweet smells to sell your home

Sweet smells to sell your home

The smell of your home can help or hurt the chance of it selling. That got us thinking about our first home selling experience and how we tried to hide the smell of our dog by baking apple strudel. Not only did it make the house smell wonderful, but it also tasted fantastic. So here is the recipe! Read more

You have options when it comes to selling your home

You have options when it comes to selling your home

If you are starting to receive inquiries, then you need to start thinking about how you want to sell your home. To get you started, we did a little research and also hosted a few Q&A's with industry experts on the many ways you can sell your home. Read more

Be Smart and Be Safe

Be Smart and Be Safe

We live in a world where we can look up anything on the internet. Whether it's trivial information or personal information, such as a phone number or email address, it is all accessible to us within seconds. Let's talk about how can you make sure you protect yourself. Read more

Let's get smart about mortgages!

Let's get smart about mortgages!

For some of us, a mortgage is something that you know of very well. It arrives in your mailbox every month and that giant number that you owe seems to take a million years to get down to zero. But for those that have yet to have a mortgage, it can be overwhelming and rather intimidating. Read more