Entries by davidluyster

9 Questions To Ask Before Buying Your First Home

The following article points out several key questions you should ask when buying your first home. Buying a home is a big decision whether you’re buying a home in Charlotte, NC or a nearby city.  Also consider your general job outlook and stability over the next 5 to 10 years.  And, if you have a […]

7 Beautiful Rooftop Gardens – Ideas For Outdoor Living

If you’re looking for a home in Charlotte, how important is the porch, patio and outdoor spaces? More and more, I hear prospective buyers looking for outdoor ‘living rooms’, outdoor kitchens and entertainment spaces. Outdoor space design seems to be a big trend and I hope these photos from around the country will offer some […]

Sell Or Stay In Your Home This Spring?

Sure, there are reasons to sell, but also consider the reasons to stay.  This article from MSN Real Estate talks about both sides of an important decision – sell or stay put? Clearly, the decision to sell can depend on a variety of factors.  Keep in mind, that if you sell your Charlotte home, you’ll […]

10 Must-do Repairs Before Selling

Preparing to sell your home?  Maybe this list of repairs will help you get started.  These are common repair issues with nearly every home – and if you take care of them early, you’ll be ahead of the competition. Most of the items in the article will take very little time and money but will […]

Maintenance Tips For Homeowners

It is that time of year when you might be thinking about Spring cleaning, home repairs or preparing your home for market.  In any case, here’s an excellent maintenance checklist to get your home in tip-top shape. When your home is maintained regularly over the years, the idea of putting your home on the market […]

Buying Your First Home? 5 Things To Do Now

Have a plan when buying your first home – that’s the moral of this story – and take all the time ‘you need’! This article points out several important tips but 1 in particular stands out.  Number 3 says ‘Find a no-pressure agent’.  And I agree 100%.   When an agent has your interest in […]