You May Be Wrong About Your Down Payment Needs

By Kim Shaw | September 25, 2023

Are you in the market for a home but feel your dream is out of reach? The uncertainty may be because you feel like you need to have a substantial down payment saved up to qualify. Well, guess what – there’s good news! You may not need as much money as you initially thought. Conventional […]

How to Avoid Disappointment with Your Lender

By Kim Shaw | August 9, 2023

It can be challenging to find a suitable lender. You may have had a frustrating experience with your last one, or you’re just starting the process and don’t know where to begin. Regardless of your situation, seeking out satisfaction with your lender is essential. This post will give tips for finding the right lender and […]

Open House Food that Makes an Impression

By Kim Shaw | July 12, 2023

If you’re hosting an open house, you’ll want to ensure you have some food available. Here are ten open-house food ideas that will make your open house a success: Finger foods.Finger foods are always a hit at any party, and an open house is no exception. Consider offering some bite-sized appetizers that your guests can […]

Prescott Valley’s Rich History

By Kim Shaw | June 6, 2023

Prescott Valley, Arizona, is a unique and dynamic town. It is in the stunning Bradshaw Mountains and offers incredible views of the surrounding high desert terrain. Settlers found Prescott Valley while looking for gold in the early 20th century. The town has since grown into a vibrant community with plenty to offer its residents and […]

Updating Your Bedroom Before You List

By Kim Shaw | May 8, 2023

With remodels within your home, kitchens and living rooms will take victory when ranking importance to potential buyers. However, don’t forget the bedroom! A stale and outdated bedroom style could be a deal-breaker to many buyers. Buyers will envision themselves in each room of the home, and with a bit of freshening up, the bedroom […]

Protecting Your Valuables During a Move

By Kim Shaw | April 12, 2023

Moving is a costly undertaking. And really, it shouldn’t be. Destroyed possessions get VERY expensive! Therefore, whether you hire a professional company to help you relocate or plan a DIY (Do It Yourself) adventure, keep these handy tips in your pocket to protect your goods. Use the right-sized boxes. Small boxes are ideal for heavy, dense […]

How To Be Safe Using Your Cell Phone

By Kim Shaw | March 8, 2023

As technology rapidly advances, so does our reliance on it. Cell phones have become a common staple in everyday life with features that make communication more effortless than ever before; however, with the convenience cell phones comes a potential for danger if not used properly. With this in mind, knowing how to operate your cell […]

Tips for Lower Heating and Cooling Bills

By Kim Shaw | February 9, 2023

As a homeowner, you are always looking for ways to save money. Your heating and cooling bills can be a large part of your monthly expenses, so finding ways to reduce those costs can significantly impact your budget. Here are five tips to help you save money on your heating or cooling bills:  Programmable Thermostat: Installing […]

Make Decluttering Easy and Profitable

By Kim Shaw | January 11, 2023

How to Quickly Lighten Your Moving Load As you are packing to move, we have a secret for you . . . move less stuff! It’s obvious, but it’s true. You can save time, money, and the anxiety of finding the right place for extra stuff if you take the time before your big day […]