Michele Hagan's Blog

Posted on 07/26/2020
Is Your Residence Worth a Buyer's Time?
As a home seller, it is important to do everything possible to generate interest in your residence. Otherwise, it may be tough for you to maximize your house sale earnings. Ultimately, there are many things you can do to stir up interest in your house, such as: 1. Improve Your Home's Curb Appeal Buyers may be more likely to...
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Posted on 07/19/2020
Saving Tips For a New Home Purchase
Image by Nattanan Kanchanaprat from Pixabay Preparing to purchase a home? It’s time to get your finances in order. Although this is an exciting time, you’d be surprised to learn how much a new home purchase can leave you strapped for cash. Saving for your home can get you prepared to have money for your down payment and...
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Posted on 07/12/2020
Should I Turn My House into a Short-Term Rental
Photo by Arek Socha via Pixabay In a bid to afford homes in high-value areas, many homeowners turn to income from short-term rentals to cover a high mortgage payment. You can benefit from this option with some caveats: Location really matters. A lot. You might advertise your home as near the coast when it’s really 20 miles inland...
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Posted on 07/10/2020
5741 Stephen Reid Road, Huntingtown, MD 20639 now has a new price of $350,000!
Beautifully updated Rancher on almost an acre with new luxury flooring through out, new paint, new granite in kitchen and bathrooms, new landscaping in front yard and new refrigerator. Fully finished walk out basement has 2nd master bedroom with bathroom, family room with fireplace, laundry room and large storage area under carport. Deck off kitchen overlooks wooded area. Home is close to Rte 2, Rte 4, commuter park and ride. USDA 100% financing available on this...
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Posted on 07/07/2020
Home Improvements to Broaden the Appeal of Your Home
Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay Those considering the sale of their home will often consider the return on investment (ROI) of any such improvement. You don't, after all, want to spend $20,000 on a major improvement that will likely only see a $5,000 payback after the sale. But improvements also have other benefits. For one, they can...
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Posted on 07/02/2020
5741 Stephen Reid Road, Huntingtown, MD 20639 is now new to the market!
Beautifully updated Rancher on almost an acre with new luxury flooring through out, new paint, new granite in kitchen and bathrooms, new landscaping in front yard and new refrigerator. Fully finished walk out basement has 2nd master bedroom with bathroom, family room with fireplace, laundry room and large storage area under carport. Deck off kitchen overlooks wooded area. Home is close to Rte 2, Rte 4, commuter park and ride. USDA 100% financing available on this...
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Posted on 06/28/2020
5 Tips for Simplifying the Home Buying Process
Image by Karolina Grabowska from Pixabay Buying a home is a huge investment and the buying process can be very confusing—especially if you’re buying your first home. However, buying a home doesn't have to be challenging. By understanding a few key tips, the whole home buying process can run smoothly and efficiently. Understand Your Needs Even before you...
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Posted on 06/27/2020
8210 Anglers Edge Court, Glen Burnie, MD 21060 is now new to the market!
Gorgeous well maintained spacious home located in quiet neighborhood on premium lot. Large main level master bedroom with two walk in closets and master bathroom with whirlpool tub and separate shower. Spend your afternoons lounging in the lovely sun room overlooking the manicured private yard or sit on your deck. Windows have recently been replaced and home has newer appliances. Double door dishwasher is a favorite of the seller. Home has many upgraded features. The large unfinished basement has endless possibilities and the loft is great for an office or craft room with two large closets. This home is large but has a cozy feel to it....
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Posted on 06/21/2020
Maryland Disclosure Laws and Latent Defects in As-Is Purchase
Image by succo from Pixabay As with every state, Maryland has disclosure laws that you must abide by when you sell your home. When you are ready to list your home, you naturally make it look as good as possible. You might even do some upgrades or some extra landscaping. However, if you don’t repair certain defects, you...
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