blog

A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words

temp-post-image
Read more

Good morning, team! It's a beautiful day here in the DMV … a picture perfect day to shop! Shop for your home, or for you new rehab project!

temp-post-image
Read more

temp-post-image

These days more and more people are opting to rent their homes out instead of selling them.

Read more

One thing that we are known for, is each of our home's showmanship. We take pride in the image of our homes, after all, that is how we introduce ourselves!

We know that everybody doesn't have thousands of dollars to invest in recreating a new vibe for their homes, and we also take into consideration the new rehabbers looking to figure out this rehab world without breaking their pockets. Curb appeal matters 100% which is why we pay so much attention to every little detail. The saying, "don't judge a book by it's cover," is tossed out the window in this industry.

Here are a few tips to increasing your home's curb appeal, without breaking your wallet!

1. Paint the front door

Painting your front door brings brightness and character. Choose a co...

Read more
temp-post-image

If you've been alive for more than 10 years, you for sure have noticed the "Open House" signs posted in yards throughout neighborhoods. Even more now than ever, thanks to real estate shows becoming increasingly popular, you probably have even see an Open House on television; giving you a personal view as to how it works, it's purpose, and it's goal!

Read more

While we tend to gear our blog posts to our home rehabilitators, we realize that some of our followers are new to the homebuying process, and may not know the general 'basics' to purchasing a home. What may seem basic to some, is not for others! Here, we want everyone to gain knowledge! This post is for our new homebuyers!

temp-post-image

Purchasing a home is a large investment. It is more than just a "place to live;" it's where family's look to raise their children, gather for special occasions, and create lifetime memories.

temp-post-image

Home inspections help buyers avoid unwanted, and unseen to the untrained eye surprises in the future. A home may look perfect on the outside, however may contain a ton of problems. Qualified home inspectors have the expertise and training to help homebuyers make sound decisions.

Read more

Since it's launch last year, the Envisage Academy has seen such growth! We are extremely delighted that there are so many interested persons who are looking to participate with us!

temp-post-image
Read more

Last week, we showed you how to renovate on a budget - this week, we're going to take it a step further and share what you need to know to get started! … Well, just about everything- everything else, you can learn by attending the Envisage Academy ;-)

Bear in mind that if you are not a professional, do not try to complete these tasks on your own. We are not telling you to complete a 'DIY' home renovation. This is a high level "How To," for our creative and interested readers!

Step 1: Design & Planning

temp-post-image

Start brainstorming how you'd like for your project to go. Pull out your favorite pen, grab a piece of paper, and get with the old school way of jotting everything down; or, if you are a pro, a full blown architectural design would be great. Writing everything out now, is a good method to try to catch mistakes before they happen - it's also less expensive. Make sure that you have the funding to complete your project, create a "to do" list of tasks for each person that is involved, and look for a team of professional contractors to bring in for the projects that you cannot, or simply do not, want to complete yourself. Begin to research, and apply for permits.

Read more
temp-post-image
Read more

Having a team, especially in the real estate business is more than essential. Every member of the team must have different strengths, which will in turn lead to the overall success your business. There is no way that success can come from just one person in this day and age! So now you may be wondering, "What does a successful team consist of?", but the answer to that question is truly up to you. For example, if you know that you are good at designing and marketing, then maybe you don't need two different people when you can do both yourself. But let's get to what our Envisage team looks like.

1) We first have a CEO which manages the properties and works with each member of the team.

2) Realtors/Agents that finds and helps sell each proper...

Read more

Contact Us

Leave Your Contact Information Below