From Rental to Your New Home – The Move Out Checklist

You did it! After all those years of renting and paying someone else’s mortgage, you’ve purchased your own home at last. Now it’s time to get ready to move out of your rental and into your dream home. But if you’ve never moved from a rental before, or if it’s been a few years, you may have forgot all the … Read More

Boost Your Curb Appeal

Selling a home is no easy task.  You need all the edge over the competition you can get. So when buyers come to your home, what do they see first? Your home’s exterior is the first thing buyers see, and it can make or break a sale.  What are some affordable and simple ways you can spice up your curb … Read More

How to Use Our Website to Buy or Sell Your Next Home

The Sandi Pressley Team has taken great care in making our website,, a useful and powerful tool for anyone looking to buy or sell a home in Albuquerque. Our website is full of useful features and tools that will help you start your home buying or selling journey. If you plan to buy or sell a home soon, why not … Read More

5 Tips For First Time Buyers

Most first time home buyers are in their early 30’s when they decide to buy.  That’s a young age to make such a huge financial decision. Of course, it’s also a stressful decision no matter how old you are. How can you reduce the stress of buying a home for the first time? Here’s a few things to consider. How … Read More

Buyers – Watch Out For This Email Scam

It’s a nightmare scenario: You’ve been saving to put down a payment on your dream home. You’re about to close the deal, but instead, you’re deceived into wiring your money to an account outside of the country. You lose it all – the money, the new home, and possibly your life savings. This may sound exaggerated, but it’s not. It’s … Read More

The Fun Continues in August & September in Albuquerque

August is coming to a close and September is just around the corner, but there’s still plenty of fun in store in Albuquerque. Whether you love a good baseball game, want to go to the fair, get a taste of the grape, or enjoy fine art, there’s something to keep just about anyone busy for the next month in Albuquerque.  … Read More

How to Keep You Home Secure

Home security is an important consideration when owning or even renting a home. Many people have home security systems to help keep their home secure. But is that enough? A home security system can only do so much. There are other steps you can take to make sure your home is as secure as possible. Here’s a few important precautions … Read More

Can Using Storage Help Your Next Move?

Selling your home can be challenging and stressful. You’re taking on two major tasks at once – getting your home to show to potential buyers and getting ready to move. Will getting a storage unit will help the process go more smoothly? Yes and no, depending on your situation. When you move, it provides a perfect opportunity to clean the … Read More

8 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score

Have you checked your credit score lately?  Having good credit is important in this world, particularly if you plan on buying a home. Even though there are mortgages available to those with lower credit scores, it’s always a good idea to raise your score as high as you can before you apply for a mortgage. A higher score will yield … Read More

Finding the Perfect Home

Buying a home is likely the biggest decision you’ll make in your life. It’s a decision that you will likely be living with for years. Everyone dreams of finding the perfect home. What is the perfect home, and how can you find it? Defining the “Perfect Home” The perfect home, as it were, is a home that fits your needs … Read More