Owners Tackle More Remodels as Equity Rises

Spending on repairs and home improvement continues to grow at a stable rate as homeowners feel more confident about starting projects as their home values increase. That said, an annual increase in remodeling expenditures may soften somewhat in the coming months, but will likely remain at or … [Read more...]

Save Money with an Air Conditioner Filter Change

Maintaining the filter on your air conditioning and heating equipment isn't fun or glamorous. So why bother? Because a clean filter allows for proper air flow, and that makes the equipment run efficiently, it saves you money. Also, a clean filter helps your system perform better, so your home … [Read more...]

Houses are needed!

Though the real estate market has improved, we still have one item holding it back from a full recovery – a robust supply of homes for sale. Demand has increased dramatically. At the same time, housing inventory is decreasing especially at the lower price points. The National Association of … [Read more...]

Sliding shelves, ideas for the home via Pinterest

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome #lebanoncountypa #berkscountypa #schuylkillcountypa Check out this great sliding shelve pantry https://www.pinterest.com/bobsproperties/ideas-for-the-house/ … [Read more...]

How to Paint Cabinets and Furniture via Pinterest

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome #lebanoncountypa #berkscountypa #schuylkillcountypa The go-to guide to get smooth coverage when painting wood cabinets or furniture https://www.pinterest.com/bobsproperties/ideas-for-the-house/ See other great home remodeling ideas too … [Read more...]

9 States Surge to New Home-Price Highs

Home prices continue to rise nationwide, albeit at a slowing pace. Including distressed sales, home prices rose 6.4 percent year-over-year in August, according to CoreLogic's latest Home Price Index. All 50 states showed year-over-year home price gains, with nine states soaring to new highs. … [Read more...]

When Home Mortgage Rates Rise…

Mortgage rates have hovered around yearly lows for weeks. But with rate-hike forecasts looming, can buyers count on borrowing costs to stay low? Many economists are now predicting the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage to reach 5 percent by the middle of the next year, The New York Times … [Read more...]