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Lapeer MI / 5 Painting Mistakes That Will Show

By Donald Horne | Feb 15, 2018

Painting can be one of the most cost-effective ways to spruce up a listing. But homeowners can also make a lot of mistakes with this common DIY job. Find out some of the most obvious mistakes that they see most often. 1. Choosing the wrong finish. Homeowners need to select a paint finish that correlates…

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Housing Inventory Crunch Continues, List Your House Today! / Listing Agent

By Donald Horne | Feb 7, 2018

Every winter, families across the country decide if this will be the year that they sell their current houses and move into their dream homes. Mortgage rates hovered around 4% for all of 2017 which forced many buyers off the fence and into the market, resulting in incredibly strong demand RIGHT NOW! At the same time, however,…

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Davison MI / What Home Insurance Does Not Cover

By Donald Horne | Feb 4, 2018

A home insurance policy won’t cover every thing that could possibly go wrong with a home. The details are all in the fine print within the policy. Many standard policies do not include a few things that homeowners may assume they cover. Homeowners may need to investigate supplemental coverage. Here are a few common things…

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298 Dockham Rd, Columbiaville MI, 48421 / 4 Bedroom Home With Acreage, Pole Barn

By Donald Horne | Feb 1, 2018

Just north of Lapeer!  2300 sq.ft brick / vinyl home with 4 bedrooms, 2.1 bathrooms, finished walkout basement, attached garage, pole barn and 2.1 acres. 298 Dockham Rd, Columbiaville MI, 48421 Overview Maps Photos Features Description Market Stats $189,966 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms 2 Full Bathrooms 1 Half Bathroom Interior: 2,300 sqft…

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Kitchen Updates That Don’t Require A Remodel In The Fairways Of Lapeer MI

By Donald Horne | Jan 29, 2018

Kitchen Updates That Don’t Require A Remodel In The Fairways Of Lapeer MI Install under-cabinet lighting. This simple project is low in cost and leaves a big impact, giving the whole kitchen a beautiful glow. Try LED rope lights that plug into an outlet or battery-operated single lights. Clear the counters. This is imperative for sellers. Change…

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The Front Porch Is In Demand, In Imlay City MI

By Donald Horne | Jan 18, 2018

The front porch—a classic feature of American homes—is making a comeback. Porches are growing in demand across the country. Twenty-three percent more new homes are being constructed with a front porch than two decades ago. The number of new homes built with porches was at 65 percent last year, according to the National Association of…

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Storage Tops Kitchen Uses in Oxford MI, Owners Say

By Donald Horne | Jan 16, 2018

The majority of homeowners recently surveyed prioritized storage over all other functions of their kitchens, according to the homeowners. Storage, at 63 percent, trumped other priority uses for homeowners in the kitchen like easy to work, play and live (38 percent), to entertain (32 percent) or to clean (32 percent).  Homeowners in Oxford MI are…

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Lapeer MI / How Rising Prices Will Help You Build Family Wealth In 2018

By Donald Horne | Jan 10, 2018

If you are looking to buy a home in Lapeer MI, as a real estate broker, we want to be prepared to ensure that you are given the best buying experience with knowledge and expertise to guide you along the way. One of the methods we use is to research the current inventory almost on…

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Black Accents Make Comeback In Davison MI Home Designs

By Donald Horne | Jan 8, 2018

Black is making a comeback in home design, with black fixtures, appliances, and furniture emerging as hot trends for the new year. Ryan Brown of Brown Design Group predicts that black fixtures will replace brass as the most trendy home hardware in 2018. “They look great in modern applications, as well as transitional homes,” he…

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