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Foreclosures: Should I Buy One?
Posted on 01/19/2020
Foreclosures: Should I Buy One?
Photo by Alexander Stein via PixabayIf a home is in foreclosure, you can buy it for less. Great deal, right? It can be, but there are pitfalls, and you need even more caution than in a regular real estate transaction. Stages of Foreclosure Foreclosure can take months or even years depending on the regulations of the specific state,...
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5 Ways to Incorporate Bright Colors into Your Home (without overwhelming a room)
Posted on 01/12/2020
5 Ways to Incorporate Bright Colors into Your Home (without overwhelming a room)
Photo by Ferenc Keresi via Pixabay Color can – and should – be used to decorate your home, but for most of us, too much bright color is more obnoxious than invigorating. Those screaming bright yellow walls may look amazing in the magazine spread, but you may not be prepared to live with that much color in your...
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How to Enjoy a Worry-Free Home Selling Experience
Posted on 01/05/2020
How to Enjoy a Worry-Free Home Selling Experience
Selling a house should be an enjoyable experience – not a stressful one. Yet problems may arise that cause a home seller's stress levels to rise. Fortunately, we're here to help you identify and alleviate home selling issues before they get out of hand. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you enjoy a worry-free house...
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Should I rent or buy my next home?
Posted on 12/29/2019
Should I rent or buy my next home?
Photo by Mohamed Hassan via Pixabay For years home ownership has been the American dream, but, according to the Pew Research Center, a higher percentage of us are renters than at any other time in the last 50 years. Is that a bad thing? Not necessarily. For many people renting may be the right choice. Every individual and...
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When to Modify Your Home Selling Timeline
Posted on 12/22/2019
When to Modify Your Home Selling Timeline
Although you might have a home selling timeline in place, there may be instances where changes to your plan are required. These include: 1. You are listing your home in a buyer's market. If you add your house to a buyer's market, you likely will face lots of competition from rival home sellers. As such, it may be difficult...
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Get a Leg Up on the Home Selling Competition
Posted on 12/15/2019
Get a Leg Up on the Home Selling Competition
Selling a house may prove to be difficult, particularly for those who are competing against dozens of rival sellers in the same city or town. Fortunately, there are lots of things that you can do to gain a competitive advantage over rivals in a fierce housing market. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you get...
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Key Components of a Real Estate Contract
Posted on 12/08/2019
Key Components of a Real Estate Contract
Photo by Mohamed Hassan via PixabayBuying and selling real estate is a complicated process that takes time. Because you are making a life decision and dealing with strangers, you should always have a valid purchase contract. Real estate agents use a standard contract, but the buyer and/or seller may make changes to that contract. In making changes, be...
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Designing a Luxurious Home Fitness Center
Posted on 12/01/2019
Designing a Luxurious Home Fitness Center
Photo by Victor Freitas from Pexels Having your own home fitness center provides a convenient place to work out. You don’t have to worry about fitting in exercise during gym hours or having to wait your turn to use the treadmill or rowing machine. With your own gym, you can work out whenever you want and use your...
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Commuting and Homeownership: Is It Worth It?
Posted on 11/24/2019
Commuting and Homeownership: Is It Worth It?
Photo by Monkey Business Images via Shutterstock Homeownership is a marvelous thing. Many folks go to extraordinary lengths to make it happen for their household. One thing that makes ownership difficult is affordability in the same locale as your employment. When that's the case, many potential buyers begin searching outside their comfortable commuting radius to find an affordable...
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Avoid Having Tunnel Vision When Buying a House
Posted on 11/17/2019
Avoid Having Tunnel Vision When Buying a House
No matter what your age, buying a new home symbolizes the beginning of a new chapter in your life. It's an exciting event, whether you're a first-time home buyer or a retiree looking to downsize. When you stumble upon a house in your price range that has the features and characteristics you've been searching for, it can be a...
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Enjoy a Rewarding House Selling Experience
Posted on 11/10/2019
Enjoy a Rewarding House Selling Experience
Selling a house should be a rewarding experience. Yet problems may arise that prevent you from quickly and effortlessly selling your house and maximizing its value. Lucky for you, we're here to offer insights to ensure you can seamlessly navigate the home selling journey. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you enjoy a successful home...
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Why You Need to List Your California Luxury House Today
Posted on 11/03/2019
Why You Need to List Your California Luxury House Today
The California luxury housing market is bustling, and as such, now may be a great time to list your residence. Ultimately, there are many reasons to sell a luxury home in Los Angeles, San Francisco or any other California city or town, and these reasons include: 1. You can find a new home that matches your lifestyle. If you...
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