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Simple Upgrades That Can Increase Your Maui Home’s Value
Posted Friday February 21, 2020 in Home Improvement

Most people take great pride in making their home more appealing, and homeowners can spend hundreds or thousands each year on improvements and alterations. One of the main things to consider when choosing an improvement project is how much value it could potentially add to your residence. You also need to think about the overall […]

Home Improvement Projects With The Highest ROI
Posted Friday February 14, 2020 in Home Improvement

Curb appeal has a major impact on the return you’ll see at resale. Among the top 10 home improvement projects with the highest return on investment (ROI) in Remodeling magazine’s newly-released Cost vs. Value Report, nine are outdoor projects. Topping this year’s list is Manufactured Stone Veneer, a project that has consistently ranked toward the […]

4 Window Treatments That Are Energy-Efficient
Posted Friday February 7, 2020 in Home Improvement

Windows obviously serve their main purpose of allowing light and fresh air into your home. Windows can also contribute to the cost of heating and cooling your property. One way to cut down on this expense is to use energy-efficient window treatments, such as: Cellular Shades Cellular shades feature hollow cells that trap air, which […]

Reasons To Use A Real Estate Agent To Sell Your Maui Home
Posted Thursday January 30, 2020 in Real Estate

People often try to sell their home on their own (FSBO…For Sale By Owner). While this may certainly work for some, there are several things you should consider before you list your home yourself. Real estate agents perform many important services and often times deliver better results than a home seller could achieve on their […]

Mortgage Payments Are Getting Relatively Cheaper
Posted Thursday January 23, 2020 in Mortgage

The average mortgage payment is about $1,500 per month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, coming in at about the same amount as the cost of renting (the average cost to rent was $1,476 in October). Mortgage payments have decreased about 3% since mid-2018. They’re expected to get even lower this year, possibly 3.3% to […]

Benefits of Quartz Countertops
Posted Thursday January 16, 2020 in DIY Home Improvement

For many of us, the kitchen is the hub of activity. It is where meals are made—and sometimes eaten—and functions as a gathering spot for family and friends. So as the epicenter of so much action, your kitchen deserves to be functional and stylish—and that all starts with your countertops. Lately, the countertop surface that’s […]