Entries for April 2018

Smart downsizing: How baby boomers should get rid of their stuff

 Posted by Chrissy Marsh-Redd on April 19, 2018 at 4:49 PM
This article originally appeared on WTMJ-TV Milwaukee on April 19, 2018When baby boomers retire they often downsize by moving into a smaller home and getting rid of things like fine china, furniture, linens, and flatware.Many millennials are saying "no thanks" to their parents' hand-me-downs. So what should boomers do with their extra belongings?Research shows millennials are buying homes or they eventually plan to buy, but they tend to collect l...

How staging your home can help it sell faster

 Posted by Chrissy Marsh-Redd on April 8, 2018 at 4:27 PM
This article originally appeared on Lancaster Online on April 5, 2018If you’ve watched even 10 minutes of HGTV, you know all about staging.It’s the process of envisioning what your house might look like without the personal touches that make it home.And for real estate agents and sellers, it’s become a powerful marketing tool — one that is expected to be part of almost any real estate transaction.According to a 2017 National Association of Realto...