Category Archives: Tips and Advice

Be a Super Bowl Party Host MVP with These 5 Essential Tips

Whether your beloved team didn’t make the underdog run you were hoping for, or your simply not a die-hard football fan in general, that’s no excuse for letting one of the year’s best opportunities to entertain pass you by. Every year, … Continue reading

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Set Yourself Up for Success with a New Home in the New Year

Making a new year’s resolution is a great way to incentivize a positive change in your life. Whether it’s spending more time with family, increasing weekly exercise or improving money management, the promise and possibilities of a new year ahead … Continue reading

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Use These 5 Easy Tips to Save Energy During the Holidays

From lighting up your home’s decorations to making the most of your kitchen’s appliances for family dinners, the fun and excitement of the holiday season certainly find ways to add up on your monthly energy bill. Add in the cold … Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know to Become a Homeowner

As the holiday season approaches, the excitement grows. Shopping for gifts, planning holiday parties, enjoying the company of friends and family you only see a few times a year — for many, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. … Continue reading

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5 Easy Ways to Maximize Energy Savings Through Winter

As the weather begins to turn, we find ourselves busy preparing for the often-hectic holiday season. Halloween is just the first day requiring elaborate home decorations, but Thanksgiving dinner parties and festive light displays are just around the corner. So … Continue reading

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3 Tips to Ensure a Stress-Free Move

The moment you buy a new home is filled with excitement, and that excitement only grows when you come home the first day and turn the key for the first time. A whole new world of possibilities has opened up … Continue reading

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5 DMV-Area Hikes Perfect for Enjoying Fall Foliage

This fall, find the perfect place close to your current — or future — home to go for a hike and enjoy the vibrant colors of the changing season. It’s an annual tradition that the whole family can enjoy and … Continue reading

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3 Reasons Why First-Time Homebuyers Should Buy New

A common misconception for first-time homebuyers is that, just like in shopping for a car, new will always be more expensive than resale. And while that might be true at first glance between listing prices, there are many other aspects … Continue reading

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5 Vital Tips for Searching New Construction Homes Online

Due to the explosive popularity of online home search platforms like Zillow and Trulia, consumers have gained access to millions of listings at their fingertips and made the search process easier than ever before. In your feed, it can be … Continue reading

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How Brookfield Blue Makes it Easy to Avoid Getting Burned by Summer Energy Bills

High Heat, High Energy Bills Did you know that space heating and cooling account for almost half of a home’s energy use? If you’ve ever noticed your energy bills skyrocket during the summer months it’s likely that you’re intimately aware … Continue reading

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