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Home Maintenance Tips: How to Organize Your Garage

by Kurt Clements Perhaps you plan to sell your South Side Chicago home in the next few months or years. Keeping your garage organized can save time and ensure that you have storage space when you need it most. Get Your Purge On! Clear out the garage and separate items into categories: keep, trash, donate and recycle. If you get rid …

8 Curb Appeal Tips for Selling Your Home Fast

by Kurt Clements It is that time of year again in Chicago when curb appeal is big.  Why? Well we can finally leave for walks outside again, that is why! From small touches such as new lighting to larger efforts such as tiling the porch or stoop, creating curb appeal is one of the best investments you can make to resell …

Can You Really Buy Off-Planet Real Estate?

by Kurt Clements South Side Chicago Real estate agents are constantly looking for new listings, which will attract potential buyers. We no longer need to limit our search for good listings to planet Earth because Mars is now for sale. Although this may sound a bit far-fetched at first, it is not such a strange concept if you consider the serious …

Staging Your Home: Here Are Your Self-Storage Options

by Kurt Clements If you’re staging your South Side Chicago home to sell, you may find yourself with more stuff than space. Rather than selling possessions that you’d rather not part with, you can put your things into short-term storage until your home sells and you’re able to move. Here are some options you have when choosing and using a self …

4 Ways A Little Paint Can Revitalize Your Home

by Kurt Clements Fixing up your home to sell in the South Side of Chicago doesn’t have to be a budget-breaker. You can revitalize the look of your property with a little bit of paint in the right places. Here are some areas that will really stand out to prospective buyers. 1. Front Door The front door always makes the first …

3 Ways to Reduce the Environmental Impact of Your Home Renovation Project

by Kurt Clements The right home renovation strategy can increase your property value in the Chicagoland area. It can also improve the comfort and utility of your space. However, your actions could have a harsh impact on our natural resources. Here are several ways you can reduce your renovation’s effect on the environment and keep your neighborhood clean. Use Sustainable Products …