CAROLYN FIGUEROA's Blog

Posted on 11/22/2020
Why Is a House Listing Important?
If you intend to sell a home, it helps to allocate time and resources to produce an effective property listing. Ultimately, a house listing can help a property seller make a positive first impression on potential buyers. And if a listing is informative and engaging, it may lead a buyer to set up a house showing. Now, let's take...
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Posted on 11/17/2020
54 S Railroad Avenue, Greenwood, DE 19950 now has a new price of $92,222!
Visit this home virtually: http://www.vht.com/434078535/IDXS - Over 2700 sq ft corner lot home with four large bedrooms and a possible fifth bedroom on the main level. Private rear yard features a gazebo and over-sized metal roof outbuilding for extra storage or garage. Conveniently located off of RT13 just a few minutes from Harrington Casino, gas station, and daycare center. Central Air on the main level is three years old. Money saving features include a whole house fan for comfortable temperatures inside during warm months and rooms are all individually controlled providing heat as needed. Large room on the main level can function as a...
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Posted on 11/15/2020
Improving an Older Home's Efficiency
Photo by SpeedKingz via Shutterstock Living green is the goal of many young homebuyers. Once in their new home, they want to take steps toward improving their home’s efficiency. The first step to improving your home’s energy efficiency is to choose the right house. Solar panels and LED light fixtures aside, the most efficient form of housing is...
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Posted on 11/08/2020
Determining Fair Market Value
Image by Andrey Popov from Shutterstock The term "fair market value" is the price at which an interested but not desperate buyer is willing to buy and a motivated but not distressed seller is willing to sell on the open market in your location. The set value depends on recently sold similar-sized homes with like amenities, upgrades, and...
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Posted on 11/01/2020
54 S Railroad Avenue, Greenwood, DE 19950 now has a new price of $94,444!
Visit this home virtually: http://www.vht.com/434078535/IDXS - Restore this over 2700 sq ft corner lot home with four large bedrooms and a possible fifth bedroom on the main level. Private rear yard features a gazebo and over-sized metal roof outbuilding for extra storage or garage. Conveniently located off of RT13 just a few minutes from Harrington Casino, gas station, and daycare center. Central Air on the main level is three years old. Money saving features include a whole house fan for comfortable temperatures inside during warm months and rooms are all individually controlled providing heat as needed. Large room on the main level can...
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Posted on 11/01/2020
Why Is a Property Inspection Important?
A home inspection may make or break the property buying journey. If you attend a home inspection and find no major issues with a residence, you may choose to move forward with your house purchase. However, if a home inspection reveals significant problems, you may decide to rework a home purchase agreement or walk away from this agreement altogether....
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Posted on 10/25/2020
Should I rent or buy my next home?
Photo by Mohamed Hassan via Pixabay For years home ownership has been the American dream, but, according to the Pew Research Center, a higher percentage of us are renters than at any other time in the last 50 years. Is that a bad thing? Not necessarily. For many people renting may be the right choice. Every individual and...
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Posted on 10/24/2020
375 Pearsons Corner Road, Hartly, DE 19953 now has a new price of $270,000!
Visit this home virtually: http://www.vht.com/434104720/IDXS - You will enjoy relaxing in the sun, going for a hike, camping in the woods, working on cars, playing a game of basketball, or practicing your paintball skills as this property offers an outdoor fun time for everyone. Situated on 5.35 acres this four-bedroom, two-bathroom ranch with a bonus room offers a great space outdoors for recreation and the convenience of one-story living. Already filled with character you will love like the arched windows and entryways, French doors, skylights, cathedral ceilings, the bright new wood laminate flooring adds a modern touch and low...
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Posted on 10/18/2020
5 Trees and Shrubs That Withstand High Winds
Photo by PublicDomainPictures via Pixabay Windy conditions have the potential to cause branches to break and can strip leaves from deciduous plants and trees. In certain cases, heavy winds can uproot trees and shrubs altogether. This creates dangerous situations for homeowners or others in the area, and it's also frustrating when landscaping plants are severely damaged or destroyed...
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Posted on 10/14/2020
54 S Railroad Avenue, Greenwood, DE 19950 now has a new price of $97,777!
Visit this home virtually: http://www.vht.com/434078535/IDXS - Restore this over 2700 sq ft corner lot home with four large bedrooms and a possible fifth bedroom on the main level. Private rear yard features a gazebo and over-sized metal roof outbuilding for extra storage or garage. Conveniently located off of RT13 just a few minutes from Harrington Casino, gas station, and daycare center. Central Air on the main level is three years old. Money saving features include a whole house fan for comfortable temperatures inside during warm months and rooms are all individually controlled providing heat as needed. Large room on the main level can...
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Posted on 10/11/2020
Solar Lighting Options for Your Home
Image by Alexas_Fotos from Pixabay If you’re looking to light up your house or yard using a quick and easy DIY method, a variety of solar lights fit the bill. You can choose from many elegant styles, with no extension cords required. Solar lights can be mounted, placed into the ground on stakes, hang as lanterns or on...
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