I’m amazed at the amount of interesting & valuable information available online, as well as from the many people I work with; my buyers, sellers, and colleagues.  Whenever something catches my attention, or helps me to improve something in my life, I want to share it with you.

I hope my RE:STATED blog posts give you the same enjoyment as when I wrote them, and please feel free to share with someone you think will like them too!

All the Best,








Keeping Up with Smart Homes

We are living in a truly connected and modern world, where we have access to a wealth of information at our fingertips regardless of where we are. Smart phones have changed many aspects of our daily lives. Searching for information, shopping, conducting business, and...

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Questions to Ask When Relocating

Relocating to a new area is becoming more common for many people.  Whether you’re moving across town or to the other side of the country, adjusting to a new area can be one of the biggest challenges you’ll face. No matter the reason why, moving can be a very hectic...

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Top Ten Tips for Fall Decorating

Fall is one of the prettiest seasons in Pittsburgh! The hills around town make for a beautiful backdrop when the leaves begin to change. As the days get shorter and the weather chillier, autumn is the perfect time to infuse your home with a little seasonal spirit....

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The Appraisal Process

Whether you’re buying or selling a home, appraisals can be one of the more confusing aspects of the real estate transaction. While the old saying “It’s only worth what someone’s willing to pay,” might seem like common sense, appraisals can often shake up a deal even...

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The Benefits of Growing Equity in Your Home

Over the past few decades, the way we view home ownership has changed. Previous generations would buy a home, taking out a 30-year mortgage and would celebrate the day that they made their last payment. Buying a home wasn’t just a financial investment- it was...

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Setting Up Your Home Office

While working from home is not a new concept, the “New Normal” of 2020 has made the idea a reality to millions of Americans. Many companies have already made the switch to an online workforce, with even more planning to make the change soon. For those who have found...

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