The real-estate market has been on a steady rise in our area, and you want to take advantage by putting your house on the market. You’ve watched enough home shows and read enough housing magazines to know that staging your property is one way to lift it above the competition. However, you don’t have the money to get rid of your cottage cheese ceilings or align your less-than-perfect walls. The solution is to pull buyer focus to the bottom of your spaces through staging that highlights your carpeting.
Want to get the most out of your deposit? Many people make a mistake when they turn over their rental unit. They make it clean, but just clean to them. And that could be a costly mistake. Either you can get some items professionally cleaned, or you'll end up paying a premium for the landlord to do it instead. Here's a checklist of things that people most often miss.