Property Search and Investment Tech: Walkscore.com

A valuable (and free) tool for buyers, sellers, and real estate investors, Walkscore.com provides information on property ‘walkability.’ And, just what is walkability? Walkability is how easy it is to walk to those services needed for daily living – everything from post offices and banks to restaurants and grocery stores. Specifically, Walkscore.com offers three key…


Green improvements for property returns

Whether it’s your family home or an investment property, sustainable renovations are a smart move. The environmental benefits of an efficient home have always been clear but the financial rewards have also now emerged, thanks to an increasingly green conscious market. Buyers and renters alike are looking for properties with sustainable features to help reduce…