How COVID-19 is changing home design inside and out

There’s no doubt the pandemic has changed almost everything about everyday life - from work to entertainment, shopping to education. Home design is also responding to the new normal in a myriad of ways. For example, more defined spaces versus the popular open floor plan might become more desirable to allow for much needed privacy when the entire household is learning and working from home. Below are other ways home [...]

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Selling Your Charlotte Home… TODAY

Yep, 2020 has turned out to be a doozy. While things have changed in how we communicate, work, learn and spend time together (while 6 feet apart), what has remained the same is the hot Charlotte real estate market. The Queen City is still an attractive place to live, work and play, and buyers are ready to purchase a home and put down roots.  All this might make you [...]

Six Budget-Friendly Tips and Tricks to Get Your Home Ready to Sell

So, you’ve decided you are ready to sell your home and are wondering what’s next. First, find a Savvy + Co. Real Estate agent who can expertly guide you through the process. These agents really know the area and what buyers are looking for which means top dollar for your abode without it spending endless months on the market. Now it’s time to get your home in prime selling condition. [...]

Avoid ‘Stranger Things’ by hiring a home inspector

Buying a house can fill even the coolest cat with anxiety. Beyond finding the house of your dreams and getting your offer accepted is the all-important inspection. While this critical step helps protect the buyer and seller [...]

How using a professional home stager can help you sell your home quickly

You only get one chance to make a first impression, and your home is no different— especially when you are ready to sell. Remember,  the same people who walk through your abode have probably toured a few other homes, maybe even in the same day, and you want your home to stand out and say “I’m the one." Working with a real estate agent and staging your home to show its full [...]

Ready to sell your home? Jason Ellsberry says to avoid this one key mistake

Mistakes are a part of life, but when it comes to selling your home, we have one mistake that you can avoid. A big mistake to avoid: don’t wait until the flowers start blooming and your allergies kick in to get ready for the spring selling season. Being seller-ready come spring is often the difference between a quick transaction and one that drags out for months. But don’t worry, you [...]

What are some ways to get creative with selling a home? We asked Genevieve

Ah, to find the perfect home. Maybe yours includes a huge backyard for Fido and friends, or a wine room for when you need a break from four-legged and two-legged creatures. It might include a laundry room for cleaning everyone’s paws, and vaulted ceilings and a fireplace to make it feel extra cozy. Savvy + Co. Real Estate agent Genevieve Williams has a home with these things and so much more in [...]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… to sell your house in Charlotte

Some people might think the coming of the holidays means hitting the breaks when it comes to selling their home in Charlotte, but that simply isn’t true says Savvy + Co. Real Estate Agent Juliana Labarbera. Juliana was born in Kentucky and moved to Charlotte in 1993 – right after high school. One thing she loves about the Queen City is being able to enjoy all four seasons of the [...]

Buying or selling your house in Charlotte? Here’s how to stay cool under pressure

Ask any client of Savvy + Co. Real Estate agent Stephanie Therrell and they will tell you she is one cool cat under pressure. She’s one part Charlotte real estate expert (she’s lived here 30 years), one part confidant and friend to her buyers and sellers and all negotiation ninja. “Stephanie has a way of reading people, to understand their needs and tastes, and she makes recommendations based on her [...]

Ready to sell your home? Here are six simple things that will help your sale

Getting your home ready to sell can be a stressful process. What should you pack away? What should you keep out on display? What is staging, exactly? We understand the entire process can seem daunting, but have no fear, Savvy is here! Cristina Grossu is not only a Savvy + Co. Real Estate agent, she is also the co-owner of Anchor Staging Co. We asked Cristina to share her top six tips that will [...]