Simple Steps to Protect Your Floors - Ohlig Group Realty

Don’t Let Mother Nature Ruin Your Floors

No matter what kind of floors you have, rough weather conditions can quickly cause serious damage to them. Refer to these tips when a winter storm hits to protect the integrity of the flooring in your home. Utilize floor mats. Placing a mat in your entryway is the easiest way to ensure clean floors when [Continue Reading…]



Every year for Thanksgiving, I make one of my favorite dishes. Its probably not super healthy, but its dang good. The recipe comes directly from Chris Vogeli, Executive Chef,  III Forks – Dallas, TX You see, this restaurant is known for their steak…but this is what they should be known for. It only takes 5 [Continue Reading…]

Super Bowl Party Checklist - Ohlig Group Realty

Super Bowl Party Checklist

Don’t fumble on game night—check out our list of football party must-haves to score big points with your guests. Super Bowl decorations Buy a banner and streamers to hang, scatter real or inflatable footballs around the party room, and dangle football-shaped balloons from the ceiling. Let team colors dictate your party color scheme. Coolers, buckets, [Continue Reading…]

5 Tasks Every Homeowner Should Do in January - Ohlig Group Realty

5 Tasks Every Homeowner Should Do in January

Start looking for that contractor NOW if you want your project done by summer’s end. Whew. The holidays are done. The new year has rung in. That’s when smart homeowners know it’s time to do these five things that’ll save time, money, and hassles all year long: #1    Organize Your Seasonal Storage Space Packing [Continue Reading…]

4 Reasons to Buy This Summer - Ohlig Group Realty

4 Reasons to Buy This Summer!

Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today, instead of waiting. 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have appreciated by 7.1% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts that prices will continue to increase at a rate of 4.9% over the [Continue Reading…]

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Best Guacamole Recipe for Cinco De Mayo

For anyone that knows me, they know I LOVE guacamole. The best part is that there are so many different ways to make it and its very hard to mess up. Have fun with it, and prepare to be the most popular person at any party if you bring it. Here is the recipe I [Continue Reading…]

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Christmas Lighting Tips to Save Time and Money

Christmas lights can be modest displays to show good cheer, or million-bulb light-apaloozas that draw gawkers from near and far. Here are some Christmas lighting tips on how to get the most from — and spend the least on — your holiday display. 1. Safety First Emergency rooms are filled with homeowners who lose fights with [Continue Reading…]

Waiting Until After the Holidays - Ohlig Group Realty

Why Waiting Until After the Holidays to Sell Isn’t a Smart Decision

Every year at this time, many homeowners decide to wait until after the holidays to put their homes on the market for the first time, while others who already have their homes on the market decide to take them off until after the holidays. Here are six great reasons not to wait: Relocation buyers are [Continue Reading…]

5 Way to Avoid Spooking Buyers

5 Ways to Avoid Spooking Buyers This Halloween

No matter the season, selling your home is serious business– but does it mean you have to forgo fun holiday activities like decorating your home? If you enjoy adorning your home with spider webs, jack-o-lanterns and black cats during Halloween time, don’t let putting your home for sale stand in your way.  However, if you [Continue Reading…]

Five places to inspect in your home - Ohlig Group Realty

Five Places to Inspect in Your Home

Our homes require regular maintenance, both to protect our personal safety and to avoid costly repairs. Here are five of the most important items or five places to inspect in your home. The fire extinguisher: It’s recommended that you keep at least one fire extinguisher on every floor. You should also keep one in the garage and [Continue Reading…]