2 Letter from the Editors Are you in the mood to spruce up your home? I you are preparing to put your house on the market, you should think ahead so you spend your time and money wisely. You may have some great ideas or home improvement projects that sound perectly legitimate i you are thinking about selling your house. We will give you the acts. You might want to reconsider some expenditures because oten those little niceties may not add value to your property in the end. However, we have another great article that will give you some easy DIY home staging tips that you can economically incorporate into your home once you are ready to list it or sale. Another piece in this edition that coincides with staging but any parent can use, is about all those toys. Every child has them, but parents are better o organizing the kids’ playthings so just maybe they will stay that way. I you are buying a home, we share some tips on creating a successul oer that will make the sellers happy and you too! We also have some tips regarding what you should not do when you frst move into your new home. You will want to get to know your new home so you do not make any costly mistakes. Lastly, we have several reasons why you are better o hiring a real estate agent whether you are a buyer or a seller. You’ll see how it just makes smart sense. We hope you enjoy exploring our pages meant to assist home owners, buyers and sellers in today’s housing market. Please eel ree to contact us i we can be o service to you in any way.