Area Interest

September 11, 2010

Over the Backyard Fence: Connecting to Your Neighbours

Do you still talk to your neighbour over the backyard fence or when getting out of your car after work? Yes? Then you are like the majority of neighbours.  A recent study by Pew Internet, called “Neighbours Online,” discovered just […]
August 27, 2010

Homeownership Offers Financial Security

With the press telling the country that the housing market seems to have stalled in July, some people are asking if homeownership is still a good investment option.  The US real estate market has painfully demonstrated that no one can […]
August 10, 2010

10 Easy Ways to Save Energy in Your Home

Most people don’t know how easy it is to make their homes run on less energy, and here at InterNACHI, we want to change that. Drastic reductions in heating, cooling and electricity costs can be accomplished through very simple changes, […]
May 31, 2010

Home Scene: Where memories are made

After laughing at Shrek in 3D Sunday evening, I relaxed in bed with a book.  I could hear Jeremy talking to someone on line with his new PS3 game in the living room.  The girls had been tucked into bed:  Kailey tired after […]
May 3, 2010

15 Tools That Every Homeowner Should Own

By Nick Gromicko and Rob London The following items are essential tools but this list is by no means exhaustive. Feel free to ask an InterNACHI inspector during your next inspection about other tools that you might find useful. 1.  […]
February 2, 2010

10 Home Features Buyers Want

Considering selling?  Consider this: Home designers and builders speaking at the recent International Builders Show in Las Vegas say that buyers are seeking cost-effective features and rejecting things that don’t have lasting value. “It’s all about family togetherness – casual […]
January 21, 2010

Haiti

Dear folks,   It is time to tell our story. We are all OK. Our house still stands. That is a blessing. If that were not the case, we would not have been able to help so many after the […]
January 14, 2010

Orphans from the Haitian Earthquake

There is no one in this feeling world who is not moved by the images for devastation in Haiti.  As a supporter of World Vision, I am urging you to donate to the charity that touches your heart. World Vision, […]
December 16, 2009

11 Reasons To List Your Home Now

With all this talk of a housing bubble, maybe now is the time to take advantage.  Here are 11 reasons why now to the time: People who look for a home during the Holidays are more serious buyers! Serious buyers […]