Author Archives: Lin Lang

First Impressions – Ready Your Listing for a Great Showing

You’ve decided to market your property for sale… You chose the right agent, someone with experience and a real go getter. Now it’s time for the deal-making or deal-breaking, all important first showings. Thanks to your agent, who’s gotten the … Continue reading

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WHY BUY? THE ADVANTAGES OF BUYING OVER RENTING

Homeownership still offers advantages over renting. Faced with college loan debt and a tight labor market, many Millennials in their 20s & early 30s are putting off purchasing a home. According to U.S. Census data, homeownership for Americans under age … Continue reading

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Avoid these Buyer Pitfalls and Reduce Your Stress

1. Missing out on the perfect place. Hundreds of new homes hit the market every day, and buyers who are not using all of the house hunting tools available, and working with a knowledgeable agent,  could let their dream home … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning Made Easier

Should it stay … or should it go? That’s the basic question when you embark on spring cleaning for any reason. Whether getting ready to move or market your home, de-cluttering or just re-organizing your home space—it’s tough to figure out … Continue reading

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Mentally Strong People– what they have in common!

I recently found an article that I had saved because the title “Mentally Strong People: Things They Avoid”, written by Cheryl Conner in Forbes online hit a nerve for me.  I saved it because I did not want to make … Continue reading

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FREE Electronics Recycling Event

IS YOUR BASEMENT becoming an “Electronics Graveyard.” WHAT TO DO with old computers, tvs, phones, cables….. Our Exton office is having a FREE Electronics Recycling Event (pick-up on June 6th) so drop off all the electronics you no longer need … Continue reading

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As Our Population Ages: Do you know a senior Buyer or Seller?

As we age, our real estate needs change. From renter, to first-time home Buyer, seasoned Seller or buying a vacation home, our needs change and the experience of your Realtor does make a difference. I recently obtained certification in Senior … Continue reading

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Staging: Mistakes Sellers Make & how to avoid them!

Staging may help determine how easily a home will sell, and luckily it’s one of the few factors that Sellers have control over. With a little guidance, you can get your home marketing and buyer ready. I’m not talking about … Continue reading

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Buying Vs. Renting: where in the US is it cheaper to buy rather than rent?

Buying a home is cheaper than renting in all of the 100 largest metro areas across the US, but buying ranges from 19% to 70% cheaper than renting. The financial benefit of buying instead of renting is narrowest in San … Continue reading

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Work with a specialist

I am pleased to announce that I have completed specialized education to help clients age 50+ through lifestyle transitions involving relocation, refinancing, selling a family home, downsizing, and buying a home in a 55+ or retirement community.   Experience and … Continue reading

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