New beginnings with DKG Living

I love new beginnings. Little things, like a new pair of shoes. Or big things, like a new job, a new car, or buying a new home. It’s awesome when something shiny comes your way. It feels hopeful. Full of possibilities...

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Are You One of the 46 Million Millennials Who Are Mortgage Ready?

Many have written about the millennial generation and whether or not they, as a whole, believe in homeownership as part of attaining the American Dream.

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The KonMari Method: Create Joy When Selling Your Home

  One of the biggest challenges sellers face when listing their house is decluttering. Cleaning out some of the more personal decorating choices allows buyers to imagine themselves living in the house. Those planning to sell soon are in luck! Marie Kondo, the inventor of the KonMari Method of Tidying Up, has gained popularity with her new Netflix s[…]

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5 Tips on Making a “Wants vs Needs” List When Buying a Home

When you finally make the decision to purchase a new home, it’s easy to get carried away.  We understand- it’s one of the most exciting decisions you will make in your life. The temptation for the average homebuyer is to over-extend themselves. Deciding to seek out your dream home is a balancing act where you need to determine what you actually nee[…]

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One of the Best Places to Live in Maryland:  Silver Spring

You know what I love about downtown Silver Spring? Every time I go, it’s cooler than the last time! What I’m noticing lately is the energy that’s coming from every direction.

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How to Select Your Next Home in Maryland

Upgrading from your first home to your next is a pretty exciting thing to think about. After buying a starter home and experiencing the realities of home ownership, you probably have a clearer picture of what you really want in your next home.

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The Best BBQ Spot in Silver Spring

There’s a new reason to take a stroll along Sligo Creek. It’s the smell – the sweet smell of a burning wood fire at Sligo Pit, the new BBQ joint at Sligo Creek Golf Course.

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Are American Millennials Ready to Become Homeowners with Mortgages

Every day, it seems, someone is pointing out a new way that millennials are tossing aside the time-tested  roadmap to the American Dream including becoming homeowners.

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Read This Before Selling Your Home in Silver Spring

Selling your home, even in a desirable area like Silver Spring, might feel like a big challenge. There’s so much to do to get your home ready to sell! Will buyers like what you’ve got to offer? 

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Selling and Buying a House at the Same Time

Making the decision to move out of your existing home and into a new property can be extremely exciting!  A big kitchen with an island that you and your family can gather around.   An ensuite master bath with double vanities and a huge shower.  More space, a better commute, a bigger yard, a new school...

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