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How to Keep Your Sanity
Posted on 08/18/2019
How to Keep Your Sanity
Do you hate running late for work in the morning, late to a meeting, late to dinner with friends? Who doesn’t? Maybe you can’t find your keys, your outfit wasn’t clean or pressed, or it just took you a long time to get ready because all the tools you need got strewn about the house. There easy ways...
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Quick Curb Appeal Tips
Posted on 08/11/2019
Quick Curb Appeal Tips
Yes, prepping your home for sale seems like a lot of work, but its definitely worth it! Selling your home "as-is" can increase the time on the market and decrease the sale price. Depending on how much you can to invest, its possible to go all-out with the exterior design process but you can make great strides with...
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Factors to Note Before Purchasing a Vacation Property
Posted on 08/04/2019
Factors to Note Before Purchasing a Vacation Property
If you are mulling over purchasing a vacation home, then you must go over a few considerations before you make the final decision. If done for the right reasons, it can end up being a great piece of investment, as you can save hotel and lodging costs when you visit and then rent it out during off seasons....
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New Kitchen Countertops Options
Posted on 07/28/2019
New Kitchen Countertops Options
Making a kitchen look beautiful is easy enough to do with several options in appliances, sinks, and countertops. Out of these three options, the countertop is the biggest player because it poses a significant role in determining your kitchen designs in terms of weight, balance, proportion, and scale. The kitchen countertop options nowadays are made of materials that...
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Assistance When Buying Your First Home
Posted on 07/21/2019
Assistance When Buying Your First Home
The single most difficulty first-time homebuyers face is being able to save up the down payment. From student loans to medical bills; wanting to start a family or live in a more expensive city; coming up with those funds keeps many potential buyers out of the market. In fact, if you don’t have your down payment saved up...
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How Good is Your Homeowners’ Insurance?
Posted on 07/14/2019
How Good is Your Homeowners’ Insurance?
You found the right house, put in the new carpet, buffed the wood floors and moved in all your belongings. Then one day after being out with your family, you come home to find all your sewer pipes backed up and an inch of water in the bathroom and creeping out into that new carpet. You have company...
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Did You Price Your House Appropriately?
Posted on 07/07/2019
Did You Price Your House Appropriately?
If you add your house to the real estate market but fail to garner buyers' attention, now may be a good time to revamp your home pricing strategy. Otherwise, your home may remain on the housing market for many weeks or months before it finally sells. Generally, there are several factors you need to consider to determine if you...
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Tips to Save for a Down-Payment
Posted on 06/30/2019
Tips to Save for a Down-Payment
You've assessed your budget, changed your habits, and made spending cuts but you still need to reach your down payment faster. Consider these significant steps to help you get there. Take on a second part-time job. If your work schedule allows you to add a second job find a part-time option that will enable you to earn one...
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Water, Water Everywhere... Is Good for Your Health
Posted on 06/23/2019
Water, Water Everywhere... Is Good for Your Health
For years, city planners worked to improve green spaces because of the known health benefits. That means more parks, trails, trees, and gardens grace municipalities across the country than before. But what about blue spaces? According to marine biologist, Wallace J. Nichols, blue space may have more profound implications than green space for emotional and physical wellness. What...
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Is Refinancing A Good Step For You?
Posted on 06/16/2019
Is Refinancing A Good Step For You?
Every homeowner knows how difficult it is to maintain a household. There are so many things that could go wrong in one’s life that committing to significant home payments may cause trouble. Those who have been in debt knows that the reality of real estate is that it goes up. The value of your house would increase with...
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Should You Set a Deadline for Selling Your Home?
Posted on 06/09/2019
Should You Set a Deadline for Selling Your Home?
You likely aspire to sell your house as quickly as possible. However, you may not need to set a deadline for selling your residence to achieve your desired result. In fact, there are lots of things you can do to speed up the home selling journey, including: 1. Boost Your House's Curb Appeal A home that boasts amazing curb...
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How To Strategically Empty Your Fridge For Moving Day
Posted on 06/02/2019
How To Strategically Empty Your Fridge For Moving Day
Moving groceries is not the most ideal of situations. You’re left worrying about spoilage, spillage and, let’s be honest, having another thing to move. Lighten your moving day load by planning ahead of time so that you have little to nothing left in your fridge and pantry to take with you. To do this well it’s important to start...
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