Thursday, July 18th, 2019
Regular maintenance is an ongoing process for every homeowner. Keeping up with smaller projects is essential if you want to avoid major problems down the road.
Thursday, July 11th, 2019
We have more exciting news to share! Berkshire Hathaway Home Services recently ranked Select Properties as the #1 affiliate in the state of Missouri. Additionally, Select Properties was recognized as the #28 affiliate in the entire BHHS network – nationwide!
Thursday, July 4th, 2019
Your home is your sanctuary. However, if outside noises prevent you from getting the rest and relaxation you need, your health and productivity could suffer. Soundproofing your home doesn't need to be a huge, expensive hassle. There are some easy ways to dampen the sound of your neighbor's dog barking or reduce the sound of trucks roaring down the freeway.
Monday, June 24th, 2019
Have you heard the news? Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Select Properties was just named #2 Top Workplace in St. Louis by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch in the large business category! Select Properties was chosen due to our ability to outperform our peers and exemplify what employees value most in the workplace. We are beyond excited to receive this recognition and stand out as one of the best businesses in the city.
Thursday, June 20th, 2019
Congratulations on your new home! You survived the paperwork. You got all of your belongings moved in and everything unpacked. You even got a lawnmower, some power tools and a massive tool chest. Now what?
Thursday, June 13th, 2019
Being a real estate agent is tough work. Their days are filled with showings, closings, writing contracts, working with a variety of clients, and so much more. It can be tough for them to get a minute to themselves, let alone market homes in the communities they serve to the best of their abilities. Fortunately, your Select Property agent can better assist you with your real estate needs, thanks to a new tool called Agent Icon!
Thursday, June 6th, 2019
The time has finally come. After finding the home of your dreams and placing a solid offer, the seller has agreed and you’re on your way to living in a new neighborhood! Before you can claim the keys and start moving in, there are a few important tasks you need to complete. The step that stands between and your new home is called closing, and it can be a bit confusing for first-time and seasoned buyers alike. Here are 6 crucial things you can expect at your upcoming closing:
Thursday, May 30th, 2019
Spring is the perfect time to put your home on the market. Not only is it more convenient for buyers, but it is also less stressful for you when there are more buyers than sellers. What is one of the main things to consider when selling? Staging your home. Perceived value is very important for your sale and according to Custom Home Staging & Design, “staged homes sell for about 6% more on average.” Here are 5 tips on staging your home before showing.
Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
Thursday, May 16th, 2019
If you're ready to move, you can save a lot in the long run by buying a house that's brand-new. Many new homes on the real estate market include features that are designed to ultimately reduce household expenses, which will make it easier for you to pay your mortgage, utilities and other important bills on time.