Home Selling Tips

Are Property Taxes Lower for Condos or Townhouses?

Are Property Taxes Lower for Condos or Townhouses? golero/iStock Are property taxes lower for condos? What about townhouses? If you’re buying your first home, you might wonder how the type of home you buy may affect your taxes and whether buying a condo or a townhouse makes a difference. It seems plausible that a smaller […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | May 21, 2022

Agents Reveal Their Genius Green Secrets to Staging a Home for Sale

Agents Reveal Their Genius Green Secrets to Staging a Home for Sale Getty Images Kevin Kurland, an agent with Home by Choice, faced a challenge when helping a bachelor prepare his two-bedroom, two-bath New York City apartment for sale. “His decor color palette was very singular: tan,” says Kurland. “There was no life to it.” […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Feb 11, 2022

Tax Assessed Value vs. Market Value: What’s the Difference?

Tax Assessed Value vs. Market Value: What’s the Difference? Maskot/Getty Images Home prices aren’t set in stone; instead, their value can change depending on a few key factors—that’s what makes buying and selling real estate so fun! (Or frustrating, depending on your perspective.) As a buyer or seller, you will likely hear two “prices” thrown […]

Jack Jenkins Homes | Feb 11, 2022