What Everyone Should Know About Lead-Based Paint.

What Everyone Should Know About Lead-Based Paint. Summary: The federal government outlawed lead-based paint in 1978. However, even though the interiors and exteriors of all pre-1978 homes may have subsequently been repainted, lead is toxic and represents a very significant health hazard. The E.P.A estimates that homes built before 1978 have about a 75% chance […]

How To Save Money on Your HVAC Systems.

  When you own your own home, one significant potential expense is the repair or replacement of your furnace and/or air conditioning systems. Fortunately, these systems typically last at least 12 – 15 years; however, with some TLC they can last much longer. The “Clean & Check:” The most cost effective way to extend their […]

Condo Review – Coppershire Condominium Homes Louisville, KY

  Coppershire is located on Lake Avenue, which intersects Mellwood Ave about ½ mile west of where Mellwood connects with Zorn Avenue. The simplest directions are to take the Zorn Avenue exit from I-71 and head south to the first possible right, which is Mellwood Avenue. General Description: This development, which was originally an apartment […]

How to Prepare The Exterior of Your Home.

    How to Prepare the Exterior of Your Home. The preparation of the exterior of your home is as important, if not more important, than the preparation of the interior! Why? The goal during the listing period is to maximize the number of people who see your home. We want buzz, and people talking […]

Downsizing options and types of homes to consider.

Is your current home too large? Are you considering buying something smaller? I’ve already experienced this change and I hope the following commentary will help you better understand your options and avoid some major pitfalls. Assuming you want to buy another home and not rent, there are three primary types of properties you might consider: single family […]