Selling Stuff Before You Move? Don’t Put Prices on Your Garage Sale Items

selling a home in Columbia

If you are selling a home in Columbia, IL, then odds are you’re going to want to sell a few of the possessions that you have obtained over time before moving out. Most home sellers will hold a garage sale to get rid of the things they no longer need or want. However, a mistake many make is to price what they are selling. You may be tempted to price … [Read more...]

Be a Superhero in St. Louis

things to do in greater St. Louis

Are you looking for things to do in metro St. Louis that will help challenge you to stay physically in shape or that will allow you to give back to the community? Why not do something that will allow you to do both, such as the CHADS Coalition SuperHero Run? CHADS Coalition (Communities Healing Adolescent Depression and Suicide) is an excellent … [Read more...]

Stay Safe in Monroe County With Code Red

buying a home in St. Louis

The great thing about technology is that the better it gets, the more it can help you to stay safe. If you end up buying a home in St. Louis, then we strongly recommend that you sign up for Code Red. Code Red is a program that you can enroll in that will allow you to be notified in the event of an emergency situation or a critical community alert. … [Read more...]

Are You Ready to Invest in a Home? Try This Quiz

buy a home in metro St. Louis

Deciding to buy a home in Columbia, IL isn’t a decision that you should make lightly. There are a lot of factors to consider before you decide that buying a home is the right step to make at this point in your life. We like to recommend a quiz for everyone that’s considering homeownership that will help you figure out whether or not you’re … [Read more...]

Important Answers to Get From a Home Inspector

homes for sale in Columbia

Once you find a home that you are interested in buying, you'll need to hire a home inspector. The last thing you want is to buy a home that ends up having numerous expensive problems, after all. The following are a few questions you should ask before hiring a home inspector: Can you be present for the inspection process? – You’ll want to be … [Read more...]