5 Crime Watch & Safety Apps for Safer Neighborhoods

Researching a new neighborhood for your next move? It’s easier than ever to research local crime and safety of those neighborhoods thanks to a few websites and mobile apps. 1.  Nextdoor, free Nextdoor is a private social network for your neighborhood. Share break-ins, weather alerts, recommendations for contractors, lost/found pets, neighborhood events, babysitters and more. Available […]

New Home Sales Up 25.4% Last Month!


According to the latest Census Bureau Report, sales of newly constructed homes soared to new heights in June to a seasonally adjusted rate of 592,000. This marks the highest annual rate in 8 years. Trulia’s Chief Economist, Ralph McLaughlin had this to say: “New home sales jumped sharply in June, and marked the best month […]

What Does Home Mean to You?


No matter what shape or size your living space is, the concept and feeling of home can mean different things to different people. Whether it’s a certain scent or a favorite chair, the emotional reasons why we choose to buy our own home are, more often than not, the more powerful or compelling ones. Every […]