May Home and Garden

May Home and Garden To-Do List

Spring is here and it’s time to get busy! Your May home and garden to-do list may look like a mountain of work, but with a little organization, you can get your garden and house ready for an enjoyable summer season. Garden Projects If you added compost or mulch last year, turn this into the […]

Hand of young man cleaning window in a home - spring selling season

Spring Selling Season: Buyers Vs Seller

Springtime is one of the best seasons in southern Oregon for homeowners to sell, and homebuyers can benefit by having a large selection of properties to choose from. The spring selling season can go by quickly, so there are some things both buyers and sellers should do to prepare themselves for this exciting time of […]

Is Spring the Best Time to Buy a House

Is Spring the Best Time to Buy a House? Maybe.

Spring in Oregon is a beautiful time to get outside, embrace the warm weather and … buy a house? Perhaps. As winter disappears and summer looms on the horizon, many prospective homebuyers begin to peruse the market in hopes of finding their dream home. Most people associate spring with change; nature’s metamorphosis can reflect in […]

Spring Maintenance

Your Spring Maintenance Checklist

Spring maintenance and cleaning are annual chores required to maintain your home, but they take on special significance when you are preparing to sell your home. Spring marks the beginning of the peak home-selling season, so your seasonal maintenance efforts should ideally help your home to stand out positively in an active market. These are […]

Spring Real Estate Season

10 Tips to Prepare for the Spring Real Estate Season

You’ve waited all winter and spring has finally arrived! If you’re thinking about selling your home, now is the perfect time to roll your sleeves up and get to work to get ready for the spring real estate season. But before you list your home for sale, you need to make sure it’s showroom ready. […]

Have the Time of Your Life at the Oregon Cheese Festival

If you want to have the time of your life in Southern Oregon, then you need to head to the Oregon Cheese Festival this year. What is the Oregon Cheese Festival, anyway? It’s precisely what it sounds like. It’s a party that revolves around the glorious world of cheese. Since most people like noshing on […]

Spring Homeowners To Dos

Your house takes a beating over the winter. With rain and mud tracking debris across your floors, and little ventilation, the place can get pretty dusty and dirty. Caulk and sealers can crack and dry up after a long winter with little air flow. We talk about the top spring to do tips and tricks […]

A Visit to the Oregon Chocolate Festival

Who didn’t love the story of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory?” The chocolate waterfall. The fudgemellow bar. The golden tickets. While a visit to Charlie’s chocolate factory may only be a fantasy for chocolate-loving foodies everywhere, the Oregon Chocolate Festival is very real, indeed. And like the entry into the chocolate factory will be required […]

Time to get Gardening!

Our Rogue Valley weather has been wonderful!  My tomatoes are already over 2 feet tall and getting blossoms.  Nothing beats fresh, super sweet, vine ripened tomatoes!  Flowers are also at their best…thriving and full of large, colorful blooms….  this time of year is one of my favorites.  A beautiful time to visit… and maybe think […]

Annual Southern Oregon Home Show!

It’s an exciting time to be in the Rogue Valley ~ just finished our annual Southern Oregon Home Show! Lots of new and innovative products, wonderful décor ideas and prizes for the attendees. We (Re/Max Platinum ) gave away a $200 family fun pack ~ consisting of gift certificates to Lowes, Kaleidoscope Pizza and Tinseltown […]