Nita Criswell's Blog Posts

No Matter Which Groundhog You Listen To You Should Sell Before Spring

No Matter Which Groundhog You Listen To, You Should Sell Before Spring!Is spring closer than we think? Depending on which Groundhog you witnessed this week, you may have less time than you think to

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Five Reasons You Should Not For Sale By Owner

Selling Your House? 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t For Sale By OwnerIn today's market, with homes selling quickly and prices rising, some homeowners might consider trying to sell their home on their own,

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Buying A Home Remains 35 Percent Less Expensive Than Renting

Buying a Home Remains 35% Less Expensive than Renting!In the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia, they explained that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional

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The Cost Of Waiting To Buy A Home

The Cost of Waiting to Buy a HomeThe National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their July edition of theHousing Affordability Index. The index measures whether or not a

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Holidays And Work

Lets face it: Work-life balance can feel like a traffic collision even at the best of times. During the holidays it's more like a ten car pileup. Deadlines, decorating, gift buying, cooking, in,

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Healthy Fall Foods

Between sugar-loaded ciders and calorie-packed pumpkin spice lattes, not to mention Halloween candy sitting around and the gorge fest known as Thanksgiving, there are loads of ways to get off track

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GETTING HOUSE READY FOR SPRING TIME SELLING

GETTING HOME READY FOR SPRINGTIME SELLING A house that "sparkles" on the surface will sell faster than its shabby neighbor, even though both are structurally well-maintained. Buyers feel

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HOME LOAN PROGRAMS FOR BUYERS

Having a down payment is usually something that many First Time Home Buyers need or are interested in learning about.  Having no down payment is the number one reason that many who would like

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Facts You May Not Know About Working With A Buyers Agent

Generally speaking it is the Seller who pays the entire commission out of the proceeds of the sale.  Do not fear going to an agent because of the commission, as it is not your responsibility.

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7 Tips To Keeping Your Pets Warm And Safe In The Winter Weather

If you are reading this you are probably freezing your buns off and your furry friend is also!! We are experiencing record cold temperatures. BrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrKeep your four legged friends

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