Rebecca Peltz's Blog

Posted on 05/24/2020
Building or Buying a Home: Which is Right for You?
When it comes to getting what you want in your home, the question comes down to whether you build it or look for the perfect house to buy. For those who prefer new construction, the option of starting from scratch is very viable. Here are some vital factors to consider before getting started: 1. Cost Building a new...
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Posted on 05/17/2020
Top 7 Home Maintenance Tips
Image by fede13 from Pixabay Just as your car needs regular maintenance, so does your home. It may not be the highlight of your weekend, but home maintenance is crucial. Keeping your home in tip-top shape will help prevent problems down the road and give you an edge when you decide to sell. Check Your HVAC System A...
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Posted on 05/12/2020
17111 East Jefferson #28, Grosse Pointe, MI 48230 is now new to the market!
GORGEOUS RENOVATION THRU OUGHT! BEAUTIFUL, NEW WOOD FLOORS, COMPLIMENT SPACIOUS LIGHT FILLED ROOMS. FRESHLY PAINTED, WITH CROWN MOLDINGS AND CUSTOM WINDOW TREATMENTS. EXPANSIVE MASTER SUITE W/ 2 WALK-IN CLOSETS, BATHROOM W/ NEW RAISED CABINETRY, GRANITE COUNTERS, SHOWER & BATH TUB. 2ND FULL BATH REDONE AS WELL. UNIT IS A 2 BEDROOM PLUS ROOMY DEN W/WET BAR. LARGE DINING ROOM, UPDATED KITCHEN, GRANITE COUNTERS, AMPLE STORAGE AND IN UNIT LAUNDRY. THIS PROFESSIONALLY DECORATED 2ND FLOOR END UNIT FEATURES CONCIERGE SERVICES. DOORMAN, PARKING VALET, ELEVATOR, WATER & CABLE TV. OVERLOOKS A PRIVATE COURTYARD. ALL APPLIANCES...
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Posted on 05/10/2020
DIY: Adirondack Chair
Image by Susan Lowry Hare from Pixabay Adirondack chairs are popular on decks and for outdoor living, though they also look great in a rustic living room or cabin! Rather than being straight-backed and uncomfortable, their design make them a joy to sit in. However, a finished Adirondack chair can up to $700 dollars, whereas materials will run...
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Posted on 05/06/2020
652 Middlesex, Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230 is now new to the market!
EXCEPTIONAL TUDOR INVITES COMFORT AND ELEGANCE W/SPECTACULAR UPDATES THRU OUGHT. SPACIOUS, DESIGNER KITCHEN W/BEAUTIFUL MOLDINGS, GRANITE COUNTERS, LARGE ISLAND W/BEVERAGE FRIG, 2 PANTRIES & GLEAMING HW FLOORS. EXCEPTIONALLY LARGE DINING ROOM FOR ENTERTAINING. FAMILY RM W/RICH WOODWORKING & LIGHTING OPENS UP TO THE PROFESSIONALLY LANDSCAPED GROUNDS & PATIO W/ SPRINKLERS, LIGHTING & FENCED. CUSTOM LEADED GLASS DOORS & CABINETS. MASTER SUITE W/FP & NEW STUNNING BATH. 5 BEDROOMS & 3 FULL BATHS UPSTAIRS. EXERCISE RM OFF MBEDROOM. LIGHT FILLED FINISHED BASEMENT HAS AMAZING DETAIL FOR ADDITIONAL LIVING SPACE....
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Posted on 05/03/2020
How to Create a Beautiful Garden with Half the Effort
Photo by Manfred Richter via Pixabay If you're like many homeowners who are busy with work and family obligations, you love the thought of your outdoor living space serving as a personal sanctuary during the occasional moments when you manage to get some downtime. However, it may also be true that the time you spend in your yard...
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Posted on 04/26/2020
How to Rise Above the Homebuying Competition
Let's face it – there is no shortage of buyers competing for the top residences. However, there are many things you can do to rise above the homebuying competition, and these include: 1. Review the Local Housing Market The housing market fluctuates. In some instances, the housing market may favor buyers. Or, in other cases, it may favor sellers....
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Posted on 04/19/2020
Grooming Tips for Dogs
Image by Autri Taheri from Unsplash Keeping dogs well-groomed is an important part of helping them stay healthy and happy. The amount of grooming your dogs need depends on certain factors, such as the kind of coat they have or whether or not they tend to roll around in dirt or mud. The following grooming tips can help...
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Posted on 04/13/2020
Another Property Rented - 360 Rivard, Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
Perfect location within walking distance to waterfront park, shops, restaurants, and schools. Newer Kitchen, refinished hardwood floors, separate basement. 1 car garage space. Screened porch. Minimum 1 year lease. 1 1/2 months security deposit required. Tenant pays all utilities except water. Landlord maintains exterior grounds. Use of fireplace not allowed. Credit report, proof of income required. No pets...
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Posted on 04/12/2020
How to Stage Your Home for You
Photo by p_kennedy123 via Pixabay You don't have to be an interior designer to bring color and life into a home when you put it on the market. And you certainly don't have to drop thousands of dollars to hire a professional stager, either. For most properties, a few staging basics can make all the difference between a...
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Posted on 04/05/2020
Home Features Buyers Will be Looking for in 2020
Photo by Gerd Altmann via Pixabay Energy Efficiency As home buyers become younger and younger, energy-efficient structures become more popular. According to the National Association of Home Builders, the most sought-after green features in a home include: Energy-Star rated windows and appliances. Toilets that conserve water. Tankless water heaters. Solar panels. Extra insulation. Triple-paned glass in windows and...
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Posted on 04/01/2020
Another Property Sold - 69 Moran, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
CHARMING CENTER ENTRANCE COLONIAL LOCATED IN A FABULOUS LOCATION IN THE FARMS. LARGE FOYER OPENS TO A GREAT FLOOR PLAN. NEW, HIGH ENERGY EFFICIENT PELLA WINDOWS ON THE MAIN FLOOR. RECENTLY RENOVATED KITCHEN WITH GRANITE COUNTERS & STAINLESS APPLIANCES. FAMILY ROOM W/GAS FIREPLACE OVERLOOKS AN EXPANSIVE BACKYARD & NEW TREK DECK. 5 BEDROOMS & 3 FULL BATHS! BOILER 2014, AC, NEW GARAGE DOOR & LIGHTING. FINISHED BASEMENT W/FULL BATH. GORGEOUS, QUIET SETTING JUST A BLOCK FROM LAKE ST CLAIR. WALK TO SCHOOLS, SHOPPING & RESTAURANTS! ACCESS TO YOUR PRIVATE, LAKEFRONT PARK W/POOLS, CLUB HOUSE, TENNIS COURTS & MARINA. 15 MINUTE DRIVE DOWN...
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