Entries by Sophia Peterson

Real Estate Reality TV Myths

We all love watching a good HGTV show, where we can critique houses, find inspiration in décor, and learn about the home buying process. But these shows aren’t the most realistic when it comes to timelines, processes, and overcoming hurdles. Here are 5 real estate reality TV myths explained. Real Estate Reality TV Myths Number […]

4 Ways to Remember Your Former Homes

We spend our days creating memories in the places we call home. So when it’s part of your life to move every so often, it can be hard to remember your former homes. Members of the military community often struggle to get a true sense of home while they are constantly moving. Here are 4 […]

VA Loan Benefits for Disabled Veterans

The VA loan is a great option for eligible veterans, active duty members, or surviving spouses. It offers the chance of home ownership without a handful of costs normally associated with conventional loans – no down payment, no mortgage insurance, and lower interest rates. If you have a disability as a result of your time […]

Pros and Cons of Buying a Turnkey Home

As you’re exploring the real estate market, you may run across the term “turnkey.” By definition, “turnkey” refers to a property that is move-in ready, all there is left to do is turn the key and start living. But is a turnkey home right for you? Here are pros and cons of buying a turnkey […]

3 Questions to Ask Before Selling Your Home

Similar to buying a house, selling your home comes with its list of to-do’s. Staging your home, hiring a home inspector, and booking professional photographs are only a few things to complete before the sale is final. Here are 3 questions to ask before selling your home to set yourself up for success and a […]

Things for Military Families to do in Roy, Washington

If you’ve recently been relocated to Joint Base Lewis-McChord in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, consider looking at homes in Roy. Roy is a great small agricultural town separated from the freeway by JBLM. From the Rusty Bar Ranch, to the Roy Tavern, to the beautiful McKenna Park, you are sure to find new adventures everyday […]

Energy Efficient Home Improvements That Save Money

Being a homeowner means constantly updating and upgrading your home. If you plan your next improvement properly, not only can you increase your home’s overall value, but you can also decrease your monthly utility payments. Here are 4 energy efficient home improvements that save money. Energy Efficient Home Improvements That Save Money Appliances Appliances are […]