Category: Homeownership

The Value Of Constant Contact

Are you interested in finding a new home in the Omaha, NE area? Or, do you need to sell a current property? If so, then Bill Swanson and The Swanson Group are here to help you through each step, from the first interview to the closing and beyond. In today’s blog, we’re talking about the… Read more »

Let’s Talk About Closing On Your New Home

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In recent blogs, we’ve been waking you through the process of looking for, and finding, your new home. Once this happens, an offer is put in and hopefully, you’re on the path to being a homeowner. In today’s blog, Bill Swanson and The Swanson Group will talk about how we close on your new home,… Read more »

The Swanson Group Experience

Did you know that a recent study revealed only 15% of homebuyers will work with the same realtor more than once? This could be due to a number of reasons, including poor service or headache, or the fact that the company simply isn’t around anymore. The process of buying or selling a home is an… Read more »

Determining and Maintaining Home Value

Determining and Maintaining Home Value

The value of your home consists of many different aspects. There is the value that comes from the utility of your home: you have a place to sleep and enjoy your lifestyle. There is the emotional value that comes from your home: you’ll create memories in this space that last a lifetime. There’s also the… Read more »

Know Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Know Your Home’s Curb Appeal

If you aren’t gearing up to sell your home, you might not be thinking about your house’s curb appeal. Curb appeal is important to the home sale process, because it’s the first thing people notice about your house. Great curb appeal will draw interested parties inside, increasing the number of leads you generate for your… Read more »

The Value of Home Maintenance

The Value of Home Maintenance

Rare is the person who looks forward to doing chores. However, when you think about certain tasks less as chores, and more as a way to add financial value to your life, your opinion may change. This can be a helpful approach when setting up a home maintenance plan. As a homeowner, you want your… Read more »

Should You Remodel or Repair Your Home?

Home improvement projects incorporate a number of different adjustments that you may make to your home. They present the opportunity for you to improve your own quality of life, which simultaneously increases the eventual resale value of your home. Investing in your home goes beyond the initial purchase of real estate. You also want to… Read more »

Is Your Home Helping With Utility Bills?

Paying bills isn’t exactly at the top of anyone’s list of fun activities. When you get an unexpectedly high bill, it makes the feeling even worse. Your home could actually be contributing to these high bills. During colder months, you’re going to run the heat more, which will lead to higher utility costs. Choosing energy-efficient… Read more »

Home Improvement Projects To Take On In The New Year

Whether you expect to put it on the market or just want to keep it as comfortable as possible, the right home improvement projects can have significant value. The start of a new year is a great time to look into changes that can make your spaces feel fresher, more attractive, and even more functional…. Read more »

3 Benefits To Keeping Up With Home Renovations

Whether you plan to stay in your home for the foreseeable future, or you can already envision putting your property on the market, you should take care to stay current with renovations. By doing so, you can prevent problems from occurring at a later date, you can maintain your home’s value, and you can ensure… Read more »