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5 Questions to Ask When Buying A Custom Home

Posted by: Regent Homes, on October 14, 2013

So you’ve decided to purchase a custom home. Congratulations! This is a great opportunity to own a new home that is tailor-made to your needs and preferences. As you’re moving forward in the process, it’s important to ask the right questions and gather information that will help you achieve the result you want out of your home.  Here are five questions you should ask when buying a custom home: 1. How will this house fit Read more…

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4 Signs That Say You’re Ready to be a Homeowner

Posted by: Regent Homes, on September 24, 2013

Buying your first home is a big commitment. There’s a lot of excitement in buying and moving into a new home (especially if you are building a new home in Columbus, Ohio), and also a ton of anxiety that can come with owning your first piece of property.  So how do you know you’re ready? How do you know you’re prepared for the long-term investment? Here are four tips to tell if you’re ready to Read more…

Categories: All Posts, New Home Owner Resources

3 Great Ways to Finish Your Basement

Posted by: Regent Homes, on August 30, 2013

Have you found yourself eyeing your basement recently, with its cold cement floor, its piles of boxes, and its dim lighting? Are you wondering if you could do more with this space? More and more homeowners are thinking just like you, and are taking back their basements and turning them into an asset. If you’ve been thinking about reclaiming the space below in your house, here are three suggestions that show that basements are for Read more…

Categories: All Posts, Resale Value

5 Primary Considerations for First Time Homebuyers

Posted by: Regent Homes, on August 27, 2013

Buying a home is usually the largest purchase a person will make in their lifetime.  Going from renter to homeowner can be a process that is filled with anxiety and questions, but with a little research, first time homebuyers can confidently own the home buying process.  If you’re looking to get out of that rental (or your parents’ basement), consider these 5 primary considerations: Start with the down payment The down payment is the initial Read more…

Categories: All Posts, New Home Owner Resources

Nooks for Your Books – Creative Ways to Display Your Favorite Reads

Posted by: Regent Homes, on June 29, 2013

In today’s increasingly digital world, there’s something nostalgic about the look, feel, and even smell of a hardcopy book. More over, books make great props for bringing your space to life, injecting personality and stories into your room. Guests will find instant conversation starters hanging on your shelves, so it’s best to not cram your reads into a few shelves. With a beautiful custom home, the inside needs personality too! Here are a few, creative Read more…

Categories: All Posts, Decorating Your Home

5 Easy Ways to Simplify Moving

Posted by: Regent Homes, on June 26, 2013

Buying a new home is an exciting experience. There’s a lot of anticipation, thrill, and nerves on the line until the day you sign on the dotted line. Then reality sets in. You realize that buying a new home means that you have to pack up your old one, and move everything you own into a completely new spot. There are very few people in the world who love the process of moving. Don’t let Read more…

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Show Off Your Home with Outdoor Lights

Posted by: Regent Homes, on May 8, 2013

Smart home décor doesn’t always have to be restricted to the interior of a home. A few well placed outdoor lights will help you show off your home’s character at night. Outdoor lighting is one of the easiest ways to make the exterior of a home look sophisticated without spending a bunch of your hard- earned money. Here is what you can do to make your home stand out in the dark: Keep It Simple Read more…

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Punch up your Palette – Color your home Pretty

Posted by: Regent Homes, on May 3, 2013

Set the Tone for your Home Sweet Home Green not your color? A trip to the hardware store left you scratching your head in confusion? Sometimes, adding a bit of color to your living space can also seem overwhelming especially with a smorgasbord of hues that paint is available in. So how do you pick a palette that is distinctly you? Add a bit of psychology in the mix and you can’t go wrong with Read more…

Categories: All Posts, Decorating Your Home

Add Modern Flair to Your Traditional Living Space

Posted by: Regent Homes, on April 26, 2013

How you decorate your home reveals a lot about your character and values. Choosing a décor scheme can be a daunting task, especially when you’re busy and on a budget. For a great décor scheme, consider implementing aspects of traditional home structures – pulling lessons from the architecture and lifestyles of traditions past for a modern feel. Whether you want to go with colonial, country or cottage décor what matters most is consistency. Here’s a Read more…

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Installing New Windows to Sell Your Home

Posted by: Regent Homes, on April 23, 2013

Right now, home real estate is a buyer’s market. Prospective buyers with pre-approved purchasing ability are a rare commodity these days, so they know they can afford to take their time and be very selective about which home will be their next. They can afford to be demanding, with very little consideration given to settling for less than exactly what they are looking for. Therefore, smart home sellers will realize that it completely up to Read more…

Categories: All Posts, Resale Value, Selling Your Home