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8 Popular Home Design Features for 2022

By Laurie Bornstein | Feb 1, 2022

There’s a lot to consider when selling your home, from the market and appraisals to where you’ll go next. Don’t forget, however, that design is also a key factor. It’s often one of the first things buyers notice when they walk into a home, and it’s also a detail that you, as a seller, can […]

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A Return to ‘Normal’? The State of Real Estate in 2022

By Laurie Bornstein | Jan 1, 2022

Last year was one for the real estate history books. The pandemic helped usher in a buying frenzy that caused home prices to soar nationwide by a record 19.9% between August 2020 and August 2021.1 However, there were signs in the fourth quarter that the red-hot housing market was beginning to simmer down. In the […]

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Millennials: Is It Time to Buy a Bigger Home?

By Laurie Bornstein | Feb 22, 2021

Millennials: Is It Time to Buy a Bigger Home? In today’s housing market, all eyes are on millennials. Not only are millennials the largest generation, but they’re also currently between 25 and 40 years old. These are often considered prime homebuying years when many people begin to form their own households and invest in real […]

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DIY Remodeling VS Professional Remodeling

By Laurie Bornstein | Feb 22, 2021

Deciding whether to DIY a remodeling project or leave it to a professional is a matter of weighing the risks and rewards, time, and budget. Before you start applying a new coat of paint or go about knocking down a wall, create a plan for your remodel to help you decide which projects you can […]

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10 Tips for Valentine’s Day at Home

By Laurie Bornstein | Feb 11, 2021

Valentine’s Day is a time for exchanging gifts, indulging your sweet tooth, and spending time with your significant other. Of all the places you and your Valentine could be, where better to spend the day, than in the place you love most: home sweet home. Let this list of ideas inspire your day at home […]

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Why Right Now May Be the Time to Sell Your House | MyKCM

Why Right Now May Be the Time to Sell Your House

By Laurie Bornstein | Feb 1, 2021

Why Right Now May Be the Time to Sell Your House The housing market made an incredible recovery in 2020 and is now positioned for an even stronger year in 2021. Record-low mortgage interest rates are a driving factor in this continued momentum, with average rates hovering at historic all-time lows. According to the latest Realtors Confidence […]

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Turn to an Expert for the Best Advice, Not Perfect Advice | MyKCM

Turn to a Real Estate Expert for the Best Advice

By Laurie Bornstein | Feb 1, 2021

Turn to an Expert for the Best Advice, Not Perfect Advice As we approach the anniversary of the hardships we’ve faced through this pandemic and the subsequent recession, it’s normal to reflect on everything that’s changed and wonder what’s ahead for 2021. While there are signs of economic recovery as vaccines are being issued, we […]

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Your Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

By Laurie Bornstein | Dec 21, 2020

By Sandy Dodge   Winter is a magical season to spend at home. We all want to be able to enjoy the shorter days and longer nights from the comfort of our homes while we watch the season change.   To truly enjoy this winter at home with peace of mind, you’ll want to complete […]

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10 Ways to Give Back to Our Community

10 Ways to Give Back to Our Local Community This Holiday Season

By Laurie Bornstein | Dec 13, 2020

This year has demonstrated, perhaps more than ever, the importance of our family, friends, neighbors, and community. It truly “takes a village” to keep a community functioning effectively, whether that’s by keeping our waterways clean, feeding the hungry, teaching our kids, or supporting small businesses.   With the holidays right around the corner, December offers […]

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