The roof is one of the most essential features of a home, yet it’s commonly overlooked when it comes to regular maintenance. A roof can sustain some wear and tear, but if a homeowner wants to avoid costly repairs, they should conduct frequent checks. Here are five ways to keep your roof in good condition. […]
Benefits of Houseplants
Houseplants are great natural decoration pieces to occupy a corner, window sill, table, or shelf, but they also offer many health benefits that can enhance your physical well-being. Air quality. In the late 1970s, many buildings were constructed with limited fresh air exchange and ‘superinsulation’ in an attempt to minimize energy costs. However, occupants began […]
Minimalism Ideas For Your Home
Minimalism has been a dominating theme in design and architecture over the past few years. What started as an art movement in the 1960s has become a mainstay for interior designers that creates peaceful, eye-catching spaces with limited furnishings and selective decorative pieces. Minimalist decor is focused on the concept of ‘less is more’ and […]
Tips to Lighten Your Home
Lighting is such a crucial aspect of your home and can affect the ambiance, energy, and vibe in each room. However, sifting through the various styles, bulbs, and placement options can feel overwhelming. Here are a few tips to get you started! There are three different types of lighting. Ambient lighting (or general lighting) fills […]
Mortgage Deductions 101
Purchasing a home comes with many tangible and intangible benefits. One that is commonly overlooked until the start of the year rolls around is the deductions you get on your taxes. As a homeowner, you’re likely able to deduct most, if not all, of your home mortgage interest resulting in a lower tax bill. Interest […]
Americans Choose Real Estate As The Best Investment…Again!
According to a Gallup poll, real estate has been rated the best long-term investment for eight years in a row! 🤯 Real estate tops the list because you’re not just buying a place to call home – you’re investing in your future. Real estate is typically considered a stable and secure asset that can […]
Why Is It So Hard To Find A Home?
The truth is, we’re in the ultimate sellers’ market, so real estate is 𝐮𝐥𝐭𝐫𝐚-𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐩𝐞𝐭𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞 right now. The # of buyers searching for 🏠 far outweighs how many are available for purchase! This is due in part to ✌️main factors. 1️⃣ New construction for single family homes has been below the national average for […]
Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays!
From our team to you and yours…Merry Christmas! We hope you have a wonderful day filled with family, friends, laughter, love and great food!
The Best Smart Home Features
Home technology has greatly improved over the last few years, helping to increase convenience and energy efficiency. But some smart home features carry more value than others. Here are some that will not only help you enjoy your home more, but will also help increase its appeal to buyers and potentially drive up the sales […]
A Checklist For Selling Your Home This Winter!
If you’re planning to sell your house this winter, you’ll want it to look its best inside and out! Take the time and focus on tasks that make it inviting, show that it’s been cared for, and boost your curb appeal! Reach out to the Yancey Realty team today so you can get […]