Aleksandra Schultz's Blog

Home Buying Process Steps

So, you found your perfect home, now what? You fell in love with a home and now you’re thinking oh my gosh what do I do next? I haven’t thought past this point... I’m going to explain the home buying process in 5 steps. Dowload my free guide at the bottom of the page!  #1 Earnest...

How Long Do Things Last?

There is a lot of price calculating that you need to consider when you start planning to buy or sell a home. In order to make things a little easier for you, I've assembled a list of the lifespan and average cost of replacement of the common items that could need replacement in a home. I've...

Will The Coronavirus Cause a Crash Like 2008?

  We quickly went from a housing market that we knew very well to one with a lot of uncertainty with how things will look in the future. Now, I don’t know about you, but when major events like this happen my mind jumps to the crash of 2008 because we all still remember very clearly...

Real Estate Safety during Covid 19

Do you need to buy or sell a home?  I can help!  Since we have all been on our stay at home order in Illinois to fight the spread of the Coronavirus, there has been some uncertainty in the state of the housing market.      Housing is an essential business and there are...

Interior Design Trends

Are you in love with interior design and are always on the lookout for the latest trends? So am I! I love everything real estate and of course that includes designing! Staging and keeping up with the current trends is such a big part of real estate. I have included all of my research from multiple...

Schultz Home Sales - YouTube Channel

Want to know the latest home decorating trends? Are you curious about what costs are involed in a real estate transaction? Need help learning how to do home improvement projects? Want to know more about what local neighborhoods have to offer you? For these and more real answers...

Integrity is Key

I wanted to take a moment to talk about a value that is very important to me.  Integrity in business is my number one priority.  I work hard to make sure that you and everyone involved in the transaction are being treated fairly and informed clearly throughout the process of buying or selling...

...It's Cold Outside!

Fall here in Antioch, IL has come and gone and winter is here.  Were you hoping to list your home last year and never really got around to it?  Did you plan on moving into your dream home last summer but had too many other things to get done?  Now what? Don't give up, stay...

Location, Location, Location

One of the most important decisions to make when you decide to move is where you are going to move to. If you are like most people, you will pull up a map online and start clicking on the homes for sale in the area that you're interested in.  You'll consider the price, the bedroom /...

Tips for Moving

You did it, you found the home that you've always wanted, made an offer and it got accepted!  It's an exciting time, but there is still one large hurdle standing between you and your fun housewarming party... MOVING. If you've done it before or this is you're first time, moving...

5 Things To Know When Buying A New Construction Home

There has been a big increase in new construction homes in Lake County. New construction buying process is different from a regular sale. Here are 5 things to know when buying new construction home.

How to Find the Right Agent

I wanted to write a post about the importance of working with the right agent when you are looking to buy or sell your home. This is going to be one of the largest and most important transactions that you can make. Having the right agent with you can make the difference between having a stress-filled...