What does my REALTOR® really do for me?

What does my REALTOR® Really do for me?

  What does my REALTOR® really do for me? What Does a Real Estate Agent Do For Buyers and Sellers Your real estate agent will be a: Skilled Negotiator and Trusted Advisor A realtor will act Acts as your trusted advisor and project manager throughout […]

Tips for First Time Home Buyers

First Time Home Buyer

First  Time Home Buyer Tips 1.  Clean up your credit! Before you start shopping, clean up your credit and save for a bigger down payment so that you’ll qualify for a better mortgage rate and avoid costly fees. A good mortgage broker will be able […]

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Top Real Estate Articles November 2019

Top Real Estate Articles November 2019 How to Break into the Luxury Real Estate Market – Tips on Selling Luxury Real Estate by Eileen Anderson Selling luxury homes is not an easy task and will take time and research. Working with luxury clients can pose […]

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Tips on Selling Luxury Real Estate

How to Break into the Luxury Real Estate Market – Tips on Selling Luxury Real Estate Profile of Luxury Clients Selling luxury homes is not an easy task and will take time and research. Working with luxury clients can pose some challenges you need to […]

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Garage Renovations That Make A Difference!

If you are thinking of selling your home do not underestimate the value of a clean and de-cluttered garage. The garage is usually the last room on the homeowner’s mind, but a clean looking, well organized garage can be a strong selling point and should […]

How To Design and Landscape a Small Yard

How to design a garden in small yards. This is a small yard in West Hartford, Ct – .25 acres transformed into a private backyard oasis. How to transform your small yard into a beautiful outdoor living space. Are you considering downsizing to a small […]

Simsbury Garden Tour

Simsbury Connecticut Garden Tour

    Simsbury CT Garden Tour 2019 – second showing by popular demand! Tour the private gardens of Eileen Anderson and Paul Howard at 204 Westledge Rd, West Simsbury, CT 06092 Monday July 15, 2019 – 9am-1pm. Bring the family and friends and get some […]

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Tips for Gardening on a Shady Slope

Gardening on a Slope with a Water Feature. What better way to in increase the value of your home than to create a peaceful oasis in your backyard? One of my real estate clients asked me for some advice on his backyard garden and hired […]

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How to Overcome the Fear, Stress, and Pain of Downsizing

How to Overcome the Fear, Stress, and Pain of Downsizing. The pain and heartache of downsizing – how to overcome and move forward. Who Can Assist Me in My Downsizing Decision Making? If you need help overcoming fear, stress and pain of downsizing start here. […]

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Critical Steps to Prepare for a Real Estate Photoshoot

Steps to Prepare for a Real Estate Photoshoot Getting ready to sell your home? Be sure you get ready BEFORE the Real Estate Photographer shows up to take pictures. There are critical steps to prepare your home for real estate photography. You want your home […]

15 costly mistakes home buyers make, first time homebuyer

15 Costly Mistakes Home Buyers Make

15 Costly Mistakes Home Buyers Make It is very common to get caught up in the excitement of purchasing your first home, however, don’t let yourself make these 15 costly mistakes homebuyers make. There are critical steps you should be taking, in the right order, […]

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Get Your Home Ready for Sale – Fall Gardening Tips

Fall Gardening Tips To Get Your Home Ready To Sell! Fall Real Estate Market Tips For Home Staging Your Outdoor Living Areas The fall real estate market is upon us and you are getting ready to sell your home. Your lawn and gardens are looking […]

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Perks of Owning a Duplex

This is a guest post by Joy Bender Who blogs at Pacific Sotheby’s Realty.  If you’re looking for a new home and trying to make some extra passive income off to the side, buying a duplex may be the route for you. Click here to […]

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Shade Gardens That Inspire!

Shade Gardens That Inspire Home Improvement and Home Staging with Shade Gardens Whether you are in the market for a new home or selling one, landscaping can make or break the deal. If you are in the market for a new home and come across […]

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July Gardening Checklist

  July Gardening Checklist How to care for PERENNIALS, HERBS, ROSES ANNUALS, & VEGGIES during the month of July: July Gardens are by far the most beautiful! Many perennials are in bloom at the same time and then annuals you installed are now getting full […]

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Elizabeth Park Rose Gardens West Hartford

Historic Rose Gardens at Elizabeth Park The Elizabeth Park Rose Garden  has an impressive history.  It is the oldest municipal rose garden in the United States dating  back to 1904. Elizabeth Park is a beautiful park that crosses the Hartford-West Hartford line. The rose garden […]

June Landscaping and Gardening Checklist

June Landscaping Garden Checklist

June Gardening to-do List Useful tips! June Landscaping & Garden Checklist June Landscaping: A great time to boost your plants with some fertilizer and add annuals for summer color all season long. The weeds are now showing up and it is a good time to […]

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May Gardening Checklist

May Gardening Checklist PERENNIAL GARDEN:     May is the time to select your flowering perennials to have a progression of bloom from spring to fall. Transplant ground-covers including English Ivy, Myrtle, Lily of the Valley, Pachysandra & Ajuga.  Stake elongating stalks of Peonies in […]