Sandi De Camargo - RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Ltd., Brokerage - RE/MAX Hallmark

Packing a Perfect Picnic

04 August 2020
SANDRA DE CAMARGO

Packing a Perfect Picnic Summer is in full swing and with social distancing keeping us from frequenting restaurants as often as we might normally, picnicking is a great way to get your family outside for some meal-time adventure.


Home Remodeling Upgrades to Reconsider

11 July 2020
SANDRA DE CAMARGO

Did you know that not all home renovations increase your property value? Yep, that’s right! Some renovations can even hurt your property value. So whether you’re looking to make improvements to reflect the latest design trend or you just want to makeover a space to make it more functional for your current lifestyle, you’ll want to make sure the changes aren’t going to hurt your property’s resale value.


What Does A Buyer's Agent Actually Do?

25 June 2020
SANDRA DE CAMARGO

After helping many first time home buyers successfully buy their dream home, I noticed something that I want to share with as many future first time home buyers as possible! What I noticed was that several of these buyers weren’t aware that they had the ability to use a buyer’s agent to represent them in one of the biggest purchases they will ever make!


How Can I Qualify For A Mortgage?

16 June 2020
SANDRA DE CAMARGO

If you are thinking about buying a home this year and aren’t sure if you will qualify for a mortgage, there are several actions you can take to improve your chances of being approved for the amount you wish to borrow.


How to be competitive in a bidding war.

05 June 2020
SANDRA DE CAMARGO

One of the most stressful situations in home buying occurs when other buyers are competing for the home you want. To make an offer on the perfect house only to find out you have entered a bidding war is certainly frustrating. It doesn’t happen often, but if there is a shortage of homes for sale, or you are looking in a particularly sought-after area, it’s a possibility. It’s common to feel helpless as you wait for communications to come back through the agents involved, hoping for some good news. To that end, I’ve put together some tips for how to make a multiple offer situation as comfortable and successful as possible for my buyers.


Tips for Virtual Home Shopping During COVID-19

05 June 2020
SANDRA DE CAMARGO

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed so much of the way we live right now, home shopping included. With Stay at Home mandates in place in much of the country, we certainly can’t be going in and out of strangers’ homes touching doorknobs, light switches, and appliances. If you are needing to move soon, however, don’t despair! We can help you find a home and stay safely within the health guidelines. Here are some tips for home shopping during the pandemic.


How to Move Safely During the Pandemic

13 May 2020
SANDRA DE CAMARGO

If you can’t put off your move, don’t worry! You can get it done with some careful planning. Here are some steps you can take to move safely.


How to Make House Hunting as Easy as Binge Watching Netflix

27 April 2020
SANDRA DE CAMARGO

You know the feeling when you struggle to find something to watch on Netflix because it’s just so overwhelming with the number of shows and movies to choose from? Well the same thing can happen when it comes to house hunting! There are so many real estate websites and so many houses to look at. Digging through countless websites, having your phone glued to your hand, constantly hitting refresh to make sure you don’t miss anything can get a little tiring. Instead, there is a simple method you can implement to make it a whole lot easier. When you learn how to house hunt “Netflix style” it’ll save you a ton of time and prevent those feelings of overwhelm – I promise! So here’s how to do it!


What’s better than date night? Date night in your own home!

17 April 2020
SANDRA DE CAMARGO

Remember, we “get to” stay home so let’s make the most of it! With all the stress that comes with the uncertainty of what we’re facing, there’s nothing better than a good date night with your spouse or significant other to calm anxieties and have some fun! On today’s blog, I’m sharing 10 “Shelter in Place” Date night ideas!


5 Things To Do Before Moving Into a New Home

17 March 2020
SANDRA DE CAMARGO

The day has finally arrived! You leave the closing table with the keys to your new house and you're officially a homeowner. You're ready to take a few pictures in front of the sold sign, pop open a bottle of champagne to celebrate, prepare to unload a truck full of boxes, and eventually order a pizza to refuel from the busy day!