Three Reasons Why it’s Better to Buy a Home During the Winter

Not as Many Buyers, More Opportunity Spring and summer are the busiest seasons for home sales. However, for a buyer’s market, the best time to go house hunting is in the wintertime.  Most home sellers wait until spring and summer to list their homes, which means there are fewer homes for sale in the …

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Tips for Dealing with Bad Neighbors

When you become a homeowner, there are many things to consider besides just the home itself. You are not just committing to a home, but neighbors as well. Here are some tips on how to scout out good neighbors and how to deal with sticky situations.   1. Prevent Future Problems Before You Buy …

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Top 5 Real Estate Mistakes

Searching for a home is an exciting time, but it can also be daunting. Avoiding real estate missteps can help you avoid unnecessary stress and financial burdens. Whether you’re buying your first or fifth home, keep these five common mistakes in mind during your search.   1)   Letting charm fool you You might fall …

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Curb Appeal! 7 Outdoor Projects that Add Value to Your Home

It’s that time of year again. The sun is out, the birds are chirping and everyone is outside spiffing up their homes. There is just something about the warm weather of summer that seems to bring out one’s inner HGTV-er. Summer is known for backyard barbeques, afternoons in the park and enjoying a meal …

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5 Great Green Fixes

  “Going Green” isn’t just good for the Earth, it’s also great for your pockets! The Green Movement has evolved from the idea of hippies composting their old apple cores to the fiscally responsible choosing sleek new bamboo floors. Not only is being green noble, but it is smart. Making green choices can give …

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