Is it Friday again already?!?! Wow, this week really flew by! Here is another “Friday Five” for you to peruse and give you some ideas of fun things going on in our area and neighboring communities. Get out there and make some memories!!! 1. ArtPrize 8 ArtPrize is officially underway in downtown Grand Rapids, and … More Friday Five 9.23.16
Hey y’all!!! Happy Friday!!! We love our community over here at Platinum Realty Group and are proud to represent Muskegon and the surrounding West Michigan communities! We thought it would be fun to promote some of the happenings going on in West Michigan by compiling a list of our top five things to do over … More Friday Five 9.16.16
Any book lovers out there? Check out this book list recommended by Dave Ramsay himself. At the end, he points out that the average millionaire reads at least one non-fiction book a month. Reading and seeking knowledge is a common thread among those who are successful in both business and in life. Are there any … More 7 Books That Will Change the Way You Think About Work and Life
Ok, so…..we’ve been a little distracted here at the office today…..while we don’t all agree on fall being our favorite season, we DO all share a mutual love for FOOD! It’s always brought up in conversation at some point during the day (every day) and it’s pretty much all we’ve talked about today. One of … More WARNING….this post contains dangerous content….
The office has been all abuzz lately because, for several of the ladies, fall is their absolute favorite time of year. I can’t say I share the same sentiments, as I am a true blue summer girl, and the arrival of fall means my beach days are numbered….but I do appreciate the fall season, especially … More It’s That Time of Year….
In our culture, we are raised and taught to believe that “bigger is better” and the more “stuff” you have, the happier you will be….but is this really true? I’m going to go out on a limb and suggest that this is not always the case. Sometimes….actually, more often than not, less is more. And I … More Sometimes Less is More
If you’ve never visited the Investopedia website, it’s worth checking out. Today I found this great article. Enjoy! Selling your home – especially if you’ve never done it before – can be surprisingly time-consuming and emotionally challenging. Strangers will come into your home and poke around in your closets and cabinets. They will criticize … More Selling a house? Avoid these mistakes.
I read this great article today on the Life Hacker.com website and if you’re considering buying a house that is a fixer upper, you will want to read this. Buying a new home is one of the most rewarding things you can do. And then comes the work — more than you think if you’ve … More What to Look For When Buying a Fixer-Upper House?
It’s summer and it’s hot outside! Ever think of adding a pool to your back yard? Ever wonder if the value of your home will actually go up if you do? This is a great article from Dave Ramsey that explores those questions! It’s a good and informational read! If you’re over the age of … More How to Tell If Your Swimming Pool Is a Money Pit
I found this great article on Realtor.com. It was so informational, I just had to share! Enjoy! Ah, to be a first-time home buyer again: How easy it was to buy a home when you weren’t carrying another mortgage on your back! If you’re looking to graduate from first-timer to repeat buyer, you know things are … More How to Buy and Sell a Home at the Same Time—Without Losing Your Mind