CENTURY 21 Shutters & Sails - CT Blog
When buying a home, terms and concepts will come up that you may not have heard before or have little experience confronting. Two very important terms to understand when searching for a home are "earnest money" and "contingencies". Earnest money is paid up-front as a show of good faith when you make an offer on a home. It is held by an escrow company until the sale is finalized or falls through. A contingency is a condition added to a purchase offer. If that condition isn't m...
Apr 23, 2021
Are you interested in the local real estate market? Keeping tabs on it, or waiting for the right moment to buy or sell real estate? Look no further, we've got you covered on some of the key stats that are being seen in the state currently. Average Home PricesHome prices for the past month hit an average of $295,000. This is the highest average so far in 2021 and is returning to the highs we saw in 2020 which averaged $305,000 in September of that year. We only saw a slight dip in price during th...
Apr 15, 2021
With so many dining rooms being converted into part of the living room or kitchen these days, dining room design has kind of fallen by the wayside. But if you're one of the lucky homeowners to have hung on to a formal dining space, you've got an opportunity to make some amazing modern updates. Here are 7 affordable ways to breathe new life into an old dining room:#1 Perk things up with paint.Are your dining room walls still the same color they were when you moved into your house 10 years ago? If...
Apr 06, 2021