Home for the Holidays? Try these winter projects!

Winter isn’t typically a “home improvement” season, but maybe it should be. After all, you’ll be spending plenty of time indoors, and may even be hosting extra guests over the holidays. It makes sense to ensure you’re putting your home’s best face forward, even when it’s cold outside.These home improvement ideas are perfect for winter, and if you’re hoping to sell, will be great assets when you bring your home to market!

What Buyers Look for in Illinois Land

Selling land can definitely be a challenge but having the help of a local broker or auctioneer can help you overcome any obstacles. One of the biggest benefits that a local broker or auctioneer can bring is knowledge of the various utilizations of your property that potential buyers are looking for.

Selling Your Home This Fall Or Winter? Take These Steps Now.

Fall and winter can be slower seasons for the housing market. These tips can help you sell your home, even as the weather turns cold.

5 Land-Buying FAQs Your Local Broker Can Answer

When you're buying land for work or pleasure, a local broker can provide guidance and answer critical questions. In central Illinois, Rhoades Real Estate has the knowledge and experience to help!

How to Make Potential Buyers Feel Welcome in Your Home

Your house is your home, but selling it can be easier when buyers can imagine it as their own. Make them feel welcome with a few simple projects that add value to your home.

Should You Sell or Auction Inherited Farmland?

Unless you already invest in land, it's best to sell any you inherit. But depending on your situation, a broker sale or auction may be the best fit.

Prepping Your Kitchen for an Open House

Real estate agents often say that kitchens sell homes - and for good reason. Kitchens are the heart of most homes, where you’ll spend time each day, entertain friends and family on special occasions, and make memories with kids. They’re also expensive and inconvenient rooms to renovate, meaning that buyers often look for a move-in-ready kitchen, even if they’re willing to put work into the rest of the house.

Spring Cleaning Tips for Selling Your Home

Spring is in the air and it is the perfect time for you to get your home ready to sell! Regardless of whether it is a buyer’s or a seller’s market, a few spring cleaning items can make your house stand out in a market ripe with an increased number of buyers searching for their new home during the months of April, May and June.