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December 12, 2017

How to Avoid Moving Service Scams

According to Mayflower, a major moving company, approximately 1.6 million Americans will hire movers this year. Unfortunately, nearly 3,000 of those consumers will be scammed by internet-based companies that offer low initial estimates, but then hold a victim’s possessions hostage until they receive thousands of dollars in additional payments. “Consumers are often tempted to go with the cheapest mover instead of with a reputable company that offers the best service for a fair price,” said Melissa Sullivan, marketing communications manager, Mayflower Transit. “Just because someone has a website doesn’t mean they are a legitimate mover.”

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December 12, 2017

Holiday Gift Ideas For The New Homeowner

With the holidays right around the corner, you’re probably starting to scramble to find gifts for everyone on your list. If anyone on that list has recently purchased a new home, your job just got a lot easier. New homeowners — especially if they’re first-time homeowners — need a whole new set of stuff. Read on to find fun items to help spruce up your friend’s new abode.

Kitchen Wares

Cheese boards, cocktail shakers, serving bowls — they may not sound super glamorous, but with the right eye, you can find cute pieces for a new homeowner’s kitchen. They might actually get excited about slicing up some cheese for a holiday bash. More importantly, these [...]

 
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December 12, 2017

Are You Ready to Own Your Own Private Island, Full of Treehouses?

Washington's beloved Treehouse Island is for sale! Whether you're looking to invest in a destination spot or dwell in solitude, this island is worth a look.
 
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December 11, 2017

What to Know Before Buying an Electric Fireplace

You come in after a long day of stringing Christmas lights, kick off your boots, and warm your toes in by the dancing fireplace. You curl up in front of the flames on a cold, blistery evening and read a good book. You warm your hands in front of the fire after a snowball fight.

A fireplace is the perfect addition to any winter, but for some homeowners, installing a wood- or gas-burning fireplace is too expensive and invasive. Luckily, electric fireplaces allow you to enjoy all the warmth and comfort of a regular fireplace, with none of the installation costs, maintenance, or hassle. Here’s what you need to know before you invest in an electric fireplace.

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