Free Advice Time: Six Steps to Selling Your Home

Things to Remember If You Love A Real Estate Agent

You should also know that real estate agents are a special breed. Their success requires an incredible amount of time and commitment, making them difficult to understand for some people. But the work they do is important – helping people...

Reasons It’ll Pay to Sell Your Home Early in 2019

It's been nearly a decade since the Great Recession delivered the worst housing crash in modern memory. But these days in 2018, the fallout feels squarely in the rearview mirror. Markets have bounced back with fervor, and confidence is skyrocketing: From Rochester,...

Top 10 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Agent

With so much information readily available online, clients sometimes ask us, "Why should we hire a real estate agent?" They wonder, and rightfully so if they couldn't buy or sell a home through the Internet or regular marketing and advertising channels without...

If You Think It’s Expensive To Hire A Professional To Do The Job, Wait Until You Hire An Amateur

Over the years, we’ve heard this quote from time to time, but never thought too much about it until we became a business owner. Just today we showed it on our Facebook feed, coupled with a nice image from Canva. So we decided to investigate who the original quote...

Flowers to make your home POP for the Seller’s new Buyer!

Your home looks amazing inside, outside you covered areas with mulch and you're ready to sell right? Not so fast, you really need to invite the buyer into their next dream house & decide whether or not it’s “the one” well before they step foot...

Paint Colors to Sell Your Home

So you're ready to SELL your home. You've started here on RocSite to try to guess what price you can sell your home for. All before contacting a professional REALTOR©. However, reality will slap you in the face once your realtor lists your beloved...

Your First Home

At some point in your 20's you get that burning desire to go off on your own. You may opt for an apartment or live with friends/roommates. Or you may decide to take the plunge and purchase your first home. Most young adults wait until marriage to buy a...

Divorce and Your Home

Life is great. You have a successful career, a house, two kids and a dog. Then one day you wake up and you find yourself or your spouse wanting to end your marriage. Just. Like. That. How do we know this? Because we have been in your shoes. We have two...

In a Seller’s Market If You Snooze, You Lose

You’ve all heard the stories or experienced them. The house that got away. In the current real estate market in Western New York, you can’t even BLINK! When we were looking for a house almost 3 years ago, you had a few days to think about the largest...