Tag Archives: Buying a Home

Downsizing your Home with Zippy Shell

Is Downsizing in Highland Park, Illinois Right For You?

Are you starting to wonder if it’s the right time for you to downsize your home? But where should you buy your next home? How do you know when it’s time to downsize?

These are great questions to ask. Downsizing is a big endeavor. So let’s start with the basics.
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Your First Place Checklist

Everything you need in your first place

Moving into your first real place? It can be incredibly exciting and maybe even a little overwhelming. You went through the challenge of finding the perfect place and now you have to face the task of decorating and furnishing your first place!
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Best Way to Create a Renovation Plan for your New Home

You just purchased a new home and you already have a laundry list of items that you want to update or replace. While it’s totally normal to want to make this home your own, it’s important to make sure you have a solid plan for how you are going to carry out these renovations. A plan will help you stay on time, on your budget, and will help keep your stress level low during the renovations!

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9 Questions to Ask When Buying a Home

When you fall in love with a house, it can be hard to not make a rash decision without completely weighing the pros and cons. Maybe the house is located in the perfect neighborhood, or in your ideal school district for your kids, but that isn’t the only important thing! You don’t want to get stuck with a house packed full of costly “surprises” after you move in.

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