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Guide to “Setting up a Home Office”

My commute has gotten a lot shorter in the last couple weeks. As the coronavirus has spread so have the number of people working from home. Over 46% of American businesses have implemented remote- work policies. Even before the pandemic struck, remote work was accelerating in the US. According to the Federal Reserve, the share of the labor force that works from home has tripled in the past 15 years.
Whether you are new at this or a seasoned telecommuter- the key to productivity and maybe your sanity is to carve out a dedicated workspace.
Find the right space: Working from home can really put a strain on your work-life balance and it is important to recognize create a space dedicated to work. Our productivity can be hindered by the space in which we work. In order to be more productive with our work we need organization and relaxing vibes.
Find the right space: Ideally this is a separate room to dedicate to work but in reality, that might not be an option. Even if it is just a desk in …

Real Estate in a Pandemic

Life is changing fast these days. The coronavirus pandemic is causing a lot of businesses to change how the deal with day to day operations. While some businesses have been forced to close temporarily, the Real Estate industry is considered essential. Some sellers have decided to take a break and pull their homes off the market, but that might not be an option for everyone. 
With this in mind, if you are trying to sell your home, there are some tools that you can utilize to help.
Staging:  An essential tool in showing your home, staging helps to show your home at its best. Almost all buyers - especially now - will be looking at your home on-line and having it staged can set your home apart from the other listings. With the new restrictions in place, stagers are offering virtual/video consultations so that you can get your home ready from the market while staying home.  They can use Facetime (for I Phones), Google Duo (for android phones) and Zoom to "walk" through the home and…