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Holland, MI  49423

February 11, 2020

With this year’s brutal winter behind us the spring housing market is beginning to heat up. National Association of REALTORS® Chief Economist Lawrence Yun predicts sales activity to steadily pick up, provided more inventory reaches the market and job growth continues....

November 14, 2019

Whether they're in the market to buy a home, hoping to unload their abode, or both, most folks are aware of the real estate landscape these days. In a nutshell: Home prices continue to reach new highs, mortgage interest rates are low, and competition among buyers is fi...

October 21, 2019

No matter how many episodes of “House Hunters” or “Love It or List It” you've watched, buying a home inevitably comes with surprises. Though a sharp real estate agent will help you navigate these hidden challenges, before you start shopping for a house, you should take...

September 19, 2019

Buying a home may be one of the most stressful, expensive, and frustrating things a person can do. But those who time their purchase just right may be able to save themselves heaps of hassle.

The best time of the year to buy a home is the week of Sept. 22, after the sum...

August 2, 2019

Construction on our new house was about half done when the plumber went out for nearly two weeks because a cut on his finger was badly infected. That held up the electricians, who needed to run wire for all the lights, outlets and switches. That delayed the Sheetrock i...

June 20, 2019

When you list your home, the process can be overwhelming and full of uncertainty. Where do you start? And how much do you really need to do to make sure your house doesn't linger on the market?

Well, consider this your secret formula—straight from the pros—for gett...

April 29, 2019

The perfect backdrop for outdoor fun is closer than you think, thanks to our step-by-step instructions.

Turn your backyard into a cozy camp spot by making your own fire pit. This DIY project is easy to complete, and you’ll be making s’mores around the fire in no time.

Ge...

April 22, 2019

Dust off your vases, pitchers and mugs — your home will be overflowing with fresh-cut blooms in no time. 

Have you ever ended up with a bed of dead flowers, mountains of mulch and a whopping garden center receipt? Let’s do something about that, shall we?

Get your gardeni...

April 3, 2019

The lush lawn of your spring-loving dreams is just a few steps away.

Even if your lawn is made up of weeds more than actual grass, you can turn it around with some basic spring maintenance. Try these five tips to get your lawn ready before the weather warms up and the g...

March 13, 2019

Did you know that one in four Americans 35 years old or younger believe they need to have a perfect credit score to be considered for a mortgage? With the FICO credit score model that ranges from a low of 300 to a high of 850, however, one needs only to be mid-range in...