November 13, 2013 - 9:56 AM
  Gutters act as the first defense against rain and snow damage on key parts of your home. When cleaned annually or biannually, they are then prepared for any moisture by draining it away from the home and into the yard. It’s important to clean them out twice a year—especially in autumn after leaves fall—... Read More

Gutter Cleaning 101

 

Gutters act as the first defense against rain and snow damage on key parts of your home. When cleaned annually or biannually, they are then prepared for any moisture by draining it away from the home and into the yard. It’s important to clean them out twice a year—especially in autumn after leaves fall—to avoid paying thousands of dollars on repairs to the roof, foundation, or siding from seasonal storms and improper drainage.

November 8, 2013 - 8:52 AM
Selling a home at any time of the year requires preparation and commitment. If you are selling a home this fall, keep in mind that real estate activity tends to slow down nationwide during this time of year. If you need to sell your home, however, it is wise to get it on the market now if you live in a... Read More

Thinking about Selling Your Home this Fall?

Selling a home at any time of the year requires preparation and commitment. If you are selling a home this fall, keep in mind that real estate activity tends to slow down nationwide during this time of year. If you need to sell your home, however, it is wise to get it on the market now if you live in a northern climate as harsh winters will further discourage prospective buyers.

November 1, 2013 - 5:11 PM
Counter to a widely reported recent trend, year-over-year growth in median home sales prices has actually accelerated in the past eight weeks, according to ZipRealty’s latest Housing Trends Report. For the month ending Oct. 15, the sales price of nearly $269,000 in the 24 markets studied by ZipRealty was 14.... Read More

Home Price Growth Has Accelerated in the Past Two Months

Counter to a widely reported recent trend, year-over-year growth in median home sales prices has actually accelerated in the past eight weeks, according to ZipRealty’s latest Housing Trends Report. For the month ending Oct. 15, the sales price of nearly $269,000 in the 24 markets studied by ZipRealty was 14.9% higher than in the same period of 2012. However, for the month ended Sept. 30, the price was 14.6% higher and in the month ended Sept. 15, the annual increase was 14%.

November 1, 2013 - 10:01 AM
As you begin the home buying process, you have many considerations to make. What are the schools like in the area, how long will your commute be to work and what amenities does the community have are all questions worth asking. However, in the fall as you watch nature's splendor unfold all around you, you... Read More

Cities with the Most Beautiful Autumn Scenery

As you begin the home buying process, you have many considerations to make. What are the schools like in the area, how long will your commute be to work and what amenities does the community have are all questions worth asking. However, in the fall as you watch nature's splendor unfold all around you, you may find yourself thinking less about the amenities and benefits of the area, and more about the incredible views around you. As you consider some of the top places to live, consider these five areas with some of the most picturesque autumn landscapes.

October 31, 2013 - 11:14 AM
  If you’re not the trick-or-treating type or if you don’t have a lot of kids who will be ringing your doorbell on Halloween, you can still celebrate by watching one of these frightening flicks. We hope that none of our buyers end up in a spooky haunted house like one of these! Here are our top 5 haunted... Read More
October 29, 2013 - 4:04 PM
  You may be one of many families that relocated and bought a home during the summer so your kids could start at a new school. Hopefully your new home, new neighborhood and new school have all been a great fit. But what do you do if your child’s transition into a new school hasn’t been so smooth? Before you... Read More
October 25, 2013 - 12:30 PM
Halloween is almost here! Whether you’ve been working on a costume since this summer or are going to throw something together at the last minute, we’ve got you covered in one department: the best places to trick-or-treat in the country!     How we found the sweet spots We used zip code-specific housing... Read More

Best Places to Trick-or-Treat

Halloween is almost here! Whether you’ve been working on a costume since this summer or are going to throw something together at the last minute, we’ve got you covered in one department: the best places to trick-or-treat in the country!

October 25, 2013 - 9:38 AM
It's that time of year again when the long, hot, humid dog days of summer give way to the brilliant colors and cool breezes of autumn. That also means that it's apple picking time in America! This time-honored tradition takes place in backyards, local orchards, and massive farms across the United States... Read More
October 24, 2013 - 9:51 AM
ZipRealty’s Housing Trends Report for the month of September paints a far brighter overall picture of the real estate market in comparison to the same time last year, although our new data also shows that price and transaction trends have begun to moderate. The September 2013 median sales price of... Read More

As Winter Approaches, Housing Market Shows Signs of Cooling

ZipRealty’s Housing Trends Report for the month of September paints a far brighter overall picture of the real estate market in comparison to the same time last year, although our new data also shows that price and transaction trends have begun to moderate.

October 22, 2013 - 2:44 PM
We’ve brought you tips for buying in the fall, a decor project you can diy for the holidays, and yes - it’s already time to think ahead to winter, especially if you own a home in a chilly part of the country! One of the most important components of winterizing your home is turning your attention toward... Read More

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