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How to Cut Costs Around the House

With record breaking heat this summer, we’re all looking for ways to keep cool and save a few bucks. Here are some of our best tips to cut back on costs around the house. 1. Clean out your dryer ducts: If you look behind your dryer, there ...

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Why do you need a Real Estate Agent?

While it’s true that selling or buying a home isn’t rocket science, there are so many reasons to leave it in the hands of professionals. The housing market is a complex, ever changing system, and we at Downtown Properties Real Estate Group ...

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Do you know the value of your home?

Whether or not you’re looking to buy or sell, knowing the value of your home is crucial. Home value is a factor in determining how much you pay in property taxes and helps you determine an asking price when putting your home on the market. ...

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August Home Maintenance Tips

Summer may be coming to a close, but the heat is definitely not. Keeping things comfortable inside is crucial to beating this heat, so here are some tips for staying on top of things in August. 1. Deep clean floors and carpets: Spending sum...

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Do pools add value to your home?

Pools are a high priority for many homeowners and for many looking to buy, but why? Most people believe that pools add immediate value to a home, but that isn’t always the case. The value of a pool is really determined by what buyers are ...

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It’s still a seller’s market

Now is a great time to sell because the ball is in your court. We are seeing high competition among buyers and very quick sell times for most homes on the market. Let’s break down some of the specifics for NWA. In almost every way, the hou...

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2022 Home Design Trends to Keep Your Eye On

If you’re looking to sell your home or just want to keep up with the latest styles, check out these trends we love! 1. Curved windows or accents: Round, soft elements are here in a big way. Whether it’s painting an arch in a strategic sp...

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July Home Maintenance Tips

Celebrate Independence Day by freeing your home of pests, grime, and unsafe equipment. To prepare for barbecues and all the end of summer get-togethers, here are some home maintenance tips to keep everything in order. 1. Inspect the basemen...

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Is your patio party-ready?

It’s time for barbecues and pool days, so you have to make sure your patio space is up to par for all the guests you’re hosting. Here are some ways to upgrade your patio so your parties get an upgrade too! 1. Install a built-in, outdoor ...

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Bring the inner beauty out

While they say it’s what’s on the inside that counts, the outside is what makes people step through the door. Enhancing curb appeal is a phrase people in the real estate world throw around all the time, but how do you do that? Cleaning up t...

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