A fresh coat of paint helps cover dirty or scuffed walls. Focusing on high-visibility areas like the living room, kitchen, entry, etc., gives a great first impression.
Refinishing wood floors, replacing linoleum or cleaning carpets can go a long way.
There are relatively painless ways to improve your home’s exterior. A new welcome mat, painting or staining fences and railings, adding flowers or even replacing the mailbox can make a difference.
Upgrade cabinet and drawer hardware, reface cabinets, replace faucets, add a backsplash and reface or paint your cabinets.
Increasing the amount of light in your home can make it seem bigger. Brightness gives an illusion of a larger space. Leverage natural light with a few mirrors for reflection, remove heavy drapes, or update window treatments.
The more earnest money that the buyer deposits indicates to the seller a higher level of commitment.
Real estate investment is a long game, but can reap many benefits.
An Infrequently-used Mortgage Program to Help Free Up Cash
Mike offers advice on the best time to list real estate for Fall & Winter market in the Brainerd Lakes Area.
Easy ways to get to know people in the community.
How to Get the Most Out of Your Home Inspection
The shift to indoor living and holiday entertaining are right around the corner.
Increased property values offer many options.
Hiring the right moving company can make a big difference.
Mike offers years of proven experience successfully helping clients, buy, sell and invest in Lake Country Real Estate.