Updates from Helen and Brad Miller of Woodside, CA

Helen and Brad Miller bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to real estate in Woodside, CA and the surrounding area. On our blog we will discuss tips for selling and buying homes, as well as provide information on homes and listings in the area.

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Tips for First-Time Homebuyers

Homebuyer tips

Purchasing your first home is one of the big milestones that most people hope to achieve in their lifetime. When it’s finally time to take that leap, the house-hunting process can be exciting, and at times, overwhelming. Read on for our best tips for first-time homebuyers: Start saving for a down payment. While you might […]

Make Your Home More Attractive to Potential Buyers

Potential Buyers

The housing market can seem pretty saturated at times, which makes it all the more important that you make your home stand out from the crowd. If you’re listing your home for sale, there are a few things you can do to make it more attractive to potential homebuyers. Putting in the time and effort […]

Yard Projects to Finish Before Fall

yard projects

As summer starts to draw to a close, there are probably a few yard projects you’ve been putting off that you should consider checking off your list. Your yard, home, and even outdoor patio can take a beating during the fall and winter, so preparing now can keep them in the best shape for next […]

Tips for Selling a Luxury Home

Buyers searching for the perfect luxury home often have discerning tastes and are willing to wait until the perfect property comes along, whether they plan to live there or to purchase it as an investment. Tactics that work with average-priced homes might not be effective for buyers in this price bracket, so you’ll have to […]

Here’s How To Maintain Your Home and Increase its Value This Summer

Home Value

Summer is considered “high season” for many wonderful things. It’s the time of year when beaches are at their busiest, filled with people looking to enjoy the sand and surf. It’s when the calendar is filled with countless cookouts, hosted on a patio or deck while feasting on good food and drink. The summer months […]

Six Secrets To Finding The Luxury Home Of Your Dreams

luxury home

Shopping for a luxury home is a more involved process than looking for a traditional home. Higher prices and lower availability make good planning essential to finding the home of your dreams. Get your search started with these six tips for luxury home buying success. Look in the right places Luxury homes are not usually […]

Factors that Can Devalue a Home

Factors that can devalue a home

It goes without saying that for most of us, our home is the biggest investment we will ever make.  We often think about ways to improve are house, planning and strategizing these upgrades. We want to make our house better. While this takes up our thoughts, without realizing it, there are factors that exist that […]

Spring Home Maintenance Tasks To Add to Your Checklist

Spring Home Maintenance

Each year when the weather starts getting warmer and we open the windows, the term “spring cleaning” pops up. While most people apply this to cleaning the inside of their home after a long winter, it also applies to the outside of your home. These 6 simple spring home maintenance tasks are great to add […]

Supercharge Your Curb Appeal

curb appeal

J.K. Rowling once wrote, “A good first impression can work wonders.”  Here at Brad and Helen Miller we help your house makes a supercharged first impression.  Your house’s curb appeal is the first thing a buyers sees when driving up to your house.  One way to create the best impression is to consider working on […]

Mid-Peninsula is the Best Place to Live!

Best Place to live

If the idea of living close to beaches, metropolitan centers, wine country, national parks, a thriving bike culture, and more appeals to you, then chances are you’ll like the Mid- Peninsula, San Mateo County area.   The San Francisco Bay Area’s Mid-Peninsula subregion is located entirely within northern San Mateo County, with a focus on […]