Jul 07, 2011
In today’s slower housing market, staging your home for potential buyers is now a necessity. Longer sale cycles and a smaller pool of potential buyers make it imperative to work every angle avai...
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Jul 05, 2011
Restoring a historic home can be an exciting undertaking with countless benefits. Protecting your local history and purchasing a home with high quality craftsmanship at a discounted price are a few of...
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Jun 29, 2011
Home renovations can be an exciting venture that can improve the quality of life for your family and possibly increase your home’s value. Before you start choosing paint swatches, however, it...
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Jun 23, 2011
Do you how to spot “red flags” in home buying? Purchasing a home is an exciting process, especially when you find that perfect house, but make sure you won’t regret your purchase lat...
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Jun 21, 2011
Whether you are a seasoned homeowner or a first time homebuyer, paying for a home inspection during the buying process is a wise decision. Home inspectors are trained to evaluate the condition of your...
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Jun 17, 2011
When it comes to applying for a mortgage, many consumers are not sure how much money they should put toward their down payment. Mortgage advertisements boast about down payments as low as 5 percent, b...
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Jun 07, 2011
What is the cost of strategic default? There’s been a lot of recent news about this new type of consumer, born out of this recession...
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Jun 02, 2011
Maybe you’re in the market to purchase a home. Or maybe you want to refinance. Either way, having the home appraised is a critical step that will provide you with valuable information and determ...
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May 26, 2011
This is the second part of a two-part series on building your dream home.  Read the first half of this article here. You've decided what you want, narrowed your priorities, decided what you can a...
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May 24, 2011
This is the first of a two-part series on constructing your dream home.  Be sure to check back on Thursday for the next post. Thinking about taking advantage of today’s lower construction c...
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