Spring is usually the most popular time of the year to buy a home, which also makes it a great time to put your house on the market to sell. Whether you’re getting your home ready to show or are in the market to buy, you’ll want to follow these tips to make sure everything goes smoothly.

Senior Housing Is Set to Baby Boom!

The baby boom generation is fully arriving into retirement and the last of the generation won't reach the age of 80 for nearly another 25 years. With that will come a large need for senior-based housing. Look for more senior-based communities to pop up giving boomers more options like upscale apartments and condos.

Even though it may be a bit chilly in February, its also a sign that springtime warmth is just a matter of weeks away. Its time to start and finish those home maintenance tasks you might have been putting off so you can be focused on enjoying the sun and preparing your lawn during the early spring. Take a look at these tips for ideas on keeping your home in tip-top shape. 

Who's buying? Would it surprise you to know that Millennials currently make up around 46% of the home buying market?

Open floor plan homes, those with no walls separating the kitchen, dining and/or living area, are all the rage today. According to the National Association of Home Builders, 84% of new single-family homes have fully or partially open layouts.

But whether you're thinking of buying an open floor plan home or renovating your way to one by knocking down a wall, you should know both the pros and cons of this setup (because it's not all good news).