When it comes to a home sale in Johnson County, adults automatically appreciate the importance of presenting a pristine property to potential buyers. Kids, on the other hand, would like a glass of apple juice, please. Parents are forever juggling their other adult responsibilities with the needs of the children, so when you add home sale showings … [Read more...] about Your Johnson County Home Sale and Kids Do Mix!
Today, the Kansas City Symphony Alliance (KCSA) opened the doors to the 44th Symphony Designers' Showhouse. The KCSA sponsors the tour each year to raise money for the KC Symphony and Youth Programs. In fact, it's the longest-running continuous Showhouse fundraising project in the country! Rebecca Emley, The Room Tailor, is the talented designer … [Read more...] about 44th Symphony Designers’ Showhouse – Rebecca Emley
The importance of kitchens to prospective homebuyers is something that never seems to change. If you are preparing to bring your home onto the market anytime soon, you’ve probably been thinking about how to make your Johnson County MLS listing as attractive as possible. Odds are good that updating your kitchen is somewhere near the top of your … [Read more...] about Hottest 2013 Kitchen Trends Spice Up Johnson County Listings
When you are getting near to zero hour for your first open house, you should know some of the simple moves homeowners can make to help ensure success. Here are three of them -- three ways you can approach your Johnson County open house to make sure it’s a well-attended and effective marketing event: 1. Buy some flowers It might seem extravagant, … [Read more...] about Going the Extra Mile for Your Open House
“Mansion” is the Wall Street Journal’s entry into the high-end real estate magazine world. Well, not quite a magazine -- it’s an extra section they run on Fridays. It’s a nice diversion for those who want to read about really rich people selling their properties. More than that, it could actually be an important source of information if you decide … [Read more...] about Study Finds Best Listing Day
As fall becomes early winter, the crisp air, festive celebrations and holiday spirit do their job of gladdening our hearts. However, after the eggnog bowl disappears -- once January rolls around and the holiday decorations go into cartons -- it’s common to feel varying degrees of the ‘winter blues.’ Actually, the experts call that Seasonal … [Read more...] about Shorter Daylight Hours Call for Blues-Busting!
This edition of The Hub is about a situation for which most are ill prepared, but many will have to face at some point … an Estate Sale. Whether dealing with the death of a loved one, or helping them move into a retirement home, following a few guidelines for efficient estate disposal can truly ease your burden. An estate sale is in essence a … [Read more...] about Facing The Inevitable … By Being Prepared