Terri Williams

Terri Williams has an extensive portfolio that includes bylines at Realtor.com, The Economist, Time, USA Today, Yahoo, US News & World Report, Investopedia, Bob Vila, Real Homes, The Spruce, Real Simple, The Balance, Tom’s Guide, and several other clients that you’ve probably heard of. She has a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Alabama in Birmingham.
8 Keyboards That Will Actually Look Nice in Your WFH Space
You've probably updated about your desk and chair, but what about your keyboard?
Nov 9, 2023
These Are All the Different Pros You’ll Need When Buying a House
It's a pretty big crew.
Feb 27, 2022
5 Things to Remember If Your Landlord Suddenly Sells Your Building
According to real estate experts.
Jan 30, 2022
7 Things Professional Movers Want You to Know About Moving in 2022
Here's how to have a successful and trouble-free move this year.
Jan 11, 2022
5 Lessons from NYC Real Estate Brokers with Over 30 Years of Experience
Here's what this fast-paced market has taught them.
Dec 15, 2021
6 Things in Your Garage You Should Get Rid of Right Now, According to Experts
"If you wouldn’t store something in your car trunk, don’t store it in your garage."
Oct 21, 2021
4 Signs You Should Halt Your Home Search for a Few Months
Taking a break might make all the difference.
Jul 27, 2021
Yeah, Your Landlord’s Not Responsible for That
Here's what you're on the hook for, even if you don't want to be.
Jun 17, 2021
This Lightweight Stick Vacuum Made Me Realize How Much Dirt Was Hiding in My Home
Let's put it this way — my air purifiers don't have to work as hard now.
Jun 15, 2021
This Robot Vacuum Cleans My Floors Flawlessly — and AT Readers Get a Discount!
This easy-to-use robot vac cleans all my floors and never misses a spot.
Jun 3, 2021
Skip These 7 Home Projects — They Won’t Increase Your Resale Value
Here's how to avoid a poor return on investment.
Apr 17, 2021
These Are the Most Common Home Inspection Fails
According to home inspectors.
Apr 8, 2021
6 Tips From Pandemic Homebuyers For Purchasing a House Sight Unseen
The folks who've done it have tips to share.
Mar 24, 2021
4 Reasons Hardwood Floors Might Actually Be Slowing the Sale of Your House
Not all hardwoods are created equal.
Mar 24, 2021
Why Real Estate Experts Say You Should Never Display Fake Plants
It's an open house no-no.
Mar 10, 2021
What You Need to Know About Selling Your Home Without an Agent
It relates to how much money you'll save.
Mar 8, 2021
Heed These Warnings from Real Estate Agents Before Adding This Mortgage Feature
Balloon payments aren't a cause for celebration.
Feb 17, 2021
A New Program Aims to Increase the Number of Black Real Estate Agents in the U.S
It comes from a partnership between NAREB and HomeLight.
Feb 9, 2021
This Is the Single Best Home Renovation to Improve Your Home's Value
And it's not in the backyard.
Feb 7, 2021
5 Things That Pessimistic Homebuyers Get Distracted by at Open Houses
Sometimes it's worth it to overlook stuff.
Jan 19, 2021
4 Laid-Back Cities in the South You Should Consider Moving To
Warmer climes are calling.
Jan 15, 2021
5 Home Staging No-Nos to Avoid At All Costs
Here are some pitfalls to watch out for.
Dec 16, 2020
4 Home Modifications That Can Expand Your Buyer Pool
From energy-saving features to aging-in-place upgrades.
Dec 15, 2020
5 Helpful Pieces of Homebuying Advice I Got from My Dad and Brother
Their advice has stood the test of time.
Dec 14, 2020
4 House-Hunting Tips an Interior Designer Won’t Tell You for Free
Here's what they look for in a home for sale.
Nov 23, 2020
4 Unexpected Home Additions Buyers Want Right Now, Aside from Home Offices
According to real estate experts.
Nov 15, 2020
10 Noise-Cancelling Headphones That Will Make WFH a Thousand Times Better
The perfect solution for blocking out those annoying sounds and distractions.
Oct 26, 2020
8 Things Financial Advisors Say You Should Do During This Strange Year
Unstable times call for stable finances.
Oct 23, 2020
I’ve Tested Tons of Cordless Stick Vacuums, and These Are My Favorites
And not one of them is a Dyson.
Oct 16, 2020
I’ve Tested Over a Dozen Air Purifiers and These Are My Favorites
Trust me—I know what I'm talking about.
Oct 6, 2020
8 Cheap Bath Towels That Aren’t, You Know, *Cheap*
They look and feel way more luxe than their low price might suggest.
Sep 21, 2020
4 Home Transformations That Could Actually Drive Buyers Away
Putting up walls isn't always the best idea.
Sep 17, 2020
8 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying a House for the First Time
Do you know how you feel about sweat equity?
Sep 3, 2020
Here’s What You Can (and Can’t) Take with You After Selling Your Home
Leave those light fixtures alone.
Aug 15, 2020