Selling Your Home

8 Post-Moving Day Tips for a Stress-Free Move
8 Post-Moving Day Tips for a Stress-Free Move

There are tons of checklists and moving company reviews to help you prepare for a move, but once the furniture and boxes make it into your new home, the moving help is done for the day, and everyone is exhausted, it can all feel a little overwhelming. We’ve prepared a...

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The Dreaded Multi-Move
The Dreaded Multi-Move

The first home we sold we received an offer from the first buyer that looked at it, 24 hours after it went on the market. We were so excited!! Until we realized we needed to find a place to live! Panic set in! This was in the early 2000’s, so closing was scheduled for...

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Riding the Real Estate Roller Coaster
Riding the Real Estate Roller Coaster

Strapped in, stomach churning due to anticipation. Your emotions range from excitement to fear. At times feeling that you cannot breath, then realizing you are holding your breath. You want to scream. You can hear the sound of grinding as the gears begin, slowly being...

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Missing Jasper
Missing Jasper

Clarence and Myrtle have long since been retired, and the frigid weather of Wisconsin has seeped into their aching bones for far too long. With three adult kids living in Florida they decided it was time to put the house up for sale and head to the ocean. Today was...

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Getting Your Home Ready for Sale
Getting Your Home Ready for Sale

Getting ready to put your home on the market?   De-cluttered and clean is a must.   But what do you do with all your stuff that you remove from your home but you don't want to get rid of?  Click here for my packing plan. This will allow you to tuck stuff away in your...

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Downsizing in 10 Minutes! (per day)
Downsizing in 10 Minutes! (per day)

Okay we all know that you can not downsize in just 10 minutes!  However, I think we often say I ONLY have 10 minutes so I will wait until I have more time.  The word ONLY is stopping you from starting. ONLY is a very powerful word.  It can be used to motivate people...

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Is It Time To Get Out Of The Snow?
Is It Time To Get Out Of The Snow?

Is It Time to Get Out of The Snow and Cold? Have you ever considered moving out of the Midwest?  Where would you move?  Would you go permanently or still spend part of the year here? A survey by Bankrate shows that half of people ages 50 to 64 would consider a move...

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How To Determine List Price
How To Determine List Price

How much can you list your home for? There are a variety of factors that go into determining the value of your home in the current real estate market. Watch the short video for an overview of what the process looks like.

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Annette’s Packing Plan
Annette’s Packing Plan

I have created this system to keep me organized and to make packing/unpacking as stress free as possible. Determine a number sequence for each room or area of your house. (ie: kitchen 100’s, family room 200’s, guest bathroom 300’s…) As you pack each room, record the...

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THINKING OF SELLING YOUR HOME?
THINKING OF SELLING YOUR HOME?

The first step is to understand what the value of your home is in the current marketplace. Typically, I will set up an initial appointment so I can see your home in person.  Make a list of all the updates you have done to your home such as: mechanicals, windows,...

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