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    When Is The Best Time To Sell My Shasta County Home?

    By Crystal Tynan | February 27, 2023

    We can’t predict the real estate market, but these patterns can help give sellers an indication of what to expect throughout the year. While the numbers may change relative to the current market, the trend does not. Listing your home for sale in February/March is still the best time of the year. Full stop.  Read More

    How Long Does It Take To Close Escrow?

    By Crystal Tynan | June 7, 2022

    How Long Does It Take to Close on a Home? Buying a house is exciting and overwhelming all at the same time. Not only must you find your dream home, but you must secure financing too unless you’re paying cash. The financing part causes a lot of stress for most people because they don’t know... Read More

    The What + Why For Home Warranties

    By Chad Phillips | April 1, 2021

      If you’ve only ever rented before, the necessity of a home warranty may be unknown to you. As a renter, you are used to a landlord who will fix any issues you run into – but that all changes when you become a homeowner. Now, when a water heater breaks or the fridge starts... Read More

    How Often Should I Check My Roof?

    By Chad Phillips | March 10, 2021

      While you may not think about your roof every day, you want to make sure that your roof stays in good shape and remains leak free. To do so, regular inspections need to be performed. But how often should that happen? According to the National Roofing Contractors Association, you should check your roof at... Read More

    What Does Your Door Say About You?

    By Chad Phillips | March 1, 2021

      Doors don’t talk — but they can say a lot. Your front door is the first thing visitors will see, and it may say more about you than you think! If reading that made you think you might need to update your door or even replace it, now is the time to consider your options.... Read More

    Why Did My Credit Score Drop?

    By Chad Phillips | February 5, 2021

      If you’ve seen a change in your credit score recently, you may be wondering why. There are a number of factors that contribute to a dropping credit score and it is important to know what may be causing that! When buying a home, it is important to maintain your credit and not make any... Read More

    Grey Is Out, Earth Tones Are In

    By Chad Phillips | February 1, 2021

      Shades of tan were all the rage for years. It was impossible to find a home that had any ‘modern’ paint styles when wood finishes and brown decor were everywhere. Over the last half decade, there was a major shift to sleek white or gray walls paired with metal finishes. While it seemed like... Read More


    By Chad Phillips | January 29, 2021

    When selling your home, your first thought may not be keeping potential buyers happy. With all the moving parts of home sales, it can be easy to forget that the little things truly do count – especially when it comes to the happiness of potential buyers. Yes – your home can probably sell itself as-is,... Read More

    End Your Homebuying Journey On A Good Note

    By Chad Phillips | January 22, 2021

    The homebuying experience can vary in length for everyone, but the ending should be smooth no matter how long (or short) it takes you to get to the finish line. Like with any process, there are some steps you can take to make the end much more seamless. One of the first things you can... Read More

    Boost The Mood Of Your Space

    By Chad Phillips | January 20, 2021

    If you’re still working from home, you may be feeling down about your current space. While working from home can be fun, it is important to make sure your space keeps you motivated. The best way to do that is to change up your style! Here are some of the easiest ways to boost the... Read More