Toledo Real Estate Blog

  • Credit Score No-Nos

    BY Deo Tolentino

    An important part of buying a house is getting your financial life in order. One reason is that the higher your credit score, the better rate you’ll secure for your mortgage. Mortgage lenders look at your credit score to determine how smart and d...

  • Spotting a Serious Home Buyer

    BY Deo Tolentino

    One of the frustrations you may encounter when selling your home is dealing with people who may not be serious about buying. Perhaps they’re just testing the waters of the market or daydreaming about one day owning a home when they walk into your...

  • Understanding the Stages of Remodeling

    BY Deo Tolentino

    Are you thinking about buying a fixer-upper? Or maybe you’re finally ready to move forward with a home remodeling project? Whatever your plans, it’s good to know what to expect before you begin. Home remodeling projects can be complex and some...

  • Should You Buy an “Almost Perfect” Home?

    BY Deo Tolentino

    Buying a home is one of the biggest purchases you will ever make in your life (if not the biggest). It’s understandable and normal to worry and doubt about whether you’re making the right decision. Chances are, you’ll look at several homes th...

  • Hanging Curtains 101

    BY Deo Tolentino

    Hanging curtains seems like a no-brainer, right? Install the curtain rods, pop on the window treatments, and you’re done. While it really can be that easy, there are some tricks and tips to keep in mind if you want your curtains to go from average...

  • Don’t Follow This Home Selling Advice

    BY Deo Tolentino

    Now that you’ve decided it’s time to sell your home, you’re probably getting all kinds of advice from friends and family about how to do it. While they often have good intentions, some of the suggestions they provide can be downright harmful to...