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Understanding Your Home’s Worth

Whether buying or selling a house, at some point the question has to be answered: what is my home worth?  Like the game show, some are going to be better at valuing properties than others. Some will find unique ways to get to their answer. However, there is no precise formula for finding the perfect solution and all the attempts come off in the form of an educated guess.

How to Choose a Real Estate Agent When Buying or Selling Your Home

Buying or selling a home can be stressful. The anxiety can multiply ten-fold if a realty company is not prepared or committed to providing you with the most hands-on approach that will satisfy your needs. Finding the right real estate company can decrease that stress and change your entire outlook on the moving process. Still, for any first-time home buyer or seller, this is not familiar territory.

Sell Your Home FSBO with a Transaction Agent

How you can still sell your own house For Sale by Owner (FSBO) and utilize the services of a professional realtor? Here’s how…Use a Transaction Licensee. Every heard of a transaction licensee? Most people haven’t. A transaction licensee is defined by the Real Estate Licensing and Registration Act (RELRA) as such: A transaction licensee provides […]


Why Move to Brentwood Boro?

Let’s start with Location, Location, Location! Brentwood Boro is centrally located, in the South Hills. Just 15 minutes to downtown Pittsburgh, Oakland, Station Square, Southside, Waterfront, Kennywood, South Park, Bethel Park, anywhere is easy to get to from here! Brentwood is a really unique borough, it’s a wonderful place to live. If you are looking to […]

Remodeling Your Home: For Sale or For You?

There are two main reasons that people have for remodeling their homes. The first is to please themselves. The second is to update it in order to make it more marketable for sale. What’s important to remember is to not “over-remodel” if you are thinking of selling. Remodeling to the extreme is not a good […]

5 Inexpensive Home Staging Ideas in Pittsburgh

So what do you do when your broker informs you that he would like you to start blogging for the company? Well, when you’re a woman who doesn’t post anything but pictures of momentous occasions on Facebook periodically, you panic slightly. Putting things out there for the internet community to critique seriously takes me out […]

Move in Ready, 3 Bedroom Baldwin Home for Sale

540 Calvert Avenue, Baldwin Boro, 15227: $149,900 BC Artman Real Estate is proud to be listing this great home for sale today. We’ve worked with the executrix on the estate to get the home ready for sale and completed the entire process from engagement to listing in just about six weeks.  The house is move […]

Spring Tips Before Listing Your Pittsburgh Home

First impressions are very important when it comes to preparing your home for sale. Many sellers choose to wait until the springtime arrives before selling their homes, as this is usually a great time of year to make necessary repairs and get the property in tip-top shape before you begin to market your home for […]

Spring Real Estate Trends in Pittsburgh, PA

Warmer weather is on its way, and in addition to the return of singing birds and flowers blooming, one thing that residents here in Pittsburgh will surely notice this springtime, are an abundance of new “For Sale” signs popping up all over homes throughout the region. Several indicators contribute to the increase in activity during […]