Do Tankless Water Heaters Save Money?

You may have heard or read something recently that mentioned tankless water heaters as an energy efficient “green” alternative to the traditional tank heaters. Tankless water heaters are often advertised as being more energy efficient and a good way to save money each month on energy bills. So, do tankless water heaters really save money? […]

Planning for Your Move-Part 4 (Moving Day)

Moving 101 Planning For Your Move, Part 4 by Bob and Sue Russo Moving day is finally here. You’ve gathered boxes, made lists, sorted items and packed a bag. But did you remember what to put in the bag? From the video you can tell that Bob thought barbecue-stained beer shirts with holes in them […]

4 Tips for Moving with Kids

By Miriam Bornstein of Zillow Preparing for a move can be a daunting task. Whether you’ve outgrown your space, changed jobs or are moving across the country, there’s no way around the chaos that comes with moving. Although there are lots of arrangements that have to be made to move into your dream home, communicating […]

Planning For Your Move Part 3 (Packing and Sorting)

Moving 101 Planning For Your Move, Part 3 by Bob and Sue Russo Packing and sorting are important aspects of planning for your move. This article will help you prioritize items so you know what to keep with you, what to pack, and what items you might want to consider getting rid of. Maybe you […]

As a Buyer, How do I Pay my Real Estate Agent?

When most people begin their home search, they typically enlist the assistance of a real estate agent. With everything an agent does for the buyer, many buyers ask how do I pay my agent? Typically, the seller pays agent’s commission as it comes out of the sales prices of the home. A real estate agent […]

What causes drywall cracks, nail pops and screw pops?

Inevitably, at some point in time all homes develop cracks in the drywall, nail and screw pops as well as caulk separation. So what causes drywall screw pops, cracks, and nail pops and will it ever stop? The two main reasons these happen are due to temperature fluctuation and structural settling. As the seasons change […]

Planning for Your Move Part 2 (Lists)

Moving 101 Planning For Your Move, Part 2 by Bob and Sue Russo We have found that creating lists is a vital part of the moving process. List are helpful for a variety of reasons. Creating a detailed list of everything that you need to do will help reduce the stress of the move. If […]


Top 3 Reasons You May Have Standing Water in Your Yard

If you have purchased a new home, or recently added fencing or landscaping to your home, and are noticing standing water in your yard, you may have one of the following three problems. The top 3 reasons you may have standing water in your yard are: A heavy rain event occurred within the past 48 […]