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Archives: Real Estate Tips

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Top Myths In Real Estate

Looking to buy or sell real estate?  If so, you should be forewarned about unsolicited real estate advice from others. This scenario seems to be the norm, especially for first time home buyers or homeowners looking to sell. However, one must take caution and know that every market is different. Not to mention, only a […]

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holiday real estate

What To Expect From Holiday Real Estate Endeavors

Thinking about selling your home this holiday season? While trying to get the man in the red suit to bring you a close before the beginning of the year may seem like wishful thinking, your chances are better than you might think. Closing before or shortly after the new year is not uncommon.  If you […]

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5 Steps To Prep For Relocation

Whether you’re moving into your dream home, downsizing or packing up for your next job transfer, moves can be stressful. You may feel a little overwhelmed with not knowing where to start first. Here is a five-step plan to help you organize: Obtain Three Quotes Regardless of whether you’re moving to a new neighborhood or […]

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Homeowners Insurance 101: What You Need to Know

If you’re looking to purchase your first home or just need to evaluate your current homeowners policy, there are a few things you should know. Not all homeowners insurance policies are equal — depending upon your needs, you may have too much or not enough coverage. Take a look at the following information and review what you […]

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Common Real Estate Terms and What They Mean

If you’re buying a home and find yourself wanting a special dictionary explaining real estate jargon and acronyms, you’re not alone. Many home buyers tend to feel a little frustrated throughout the home buying process. The majority of home buyers and sellers rely on a professional licensed real estate agent to help guide them through […]

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3 Scenarios That Favor Buying a “Fixer-Upper”

You’ve been dreaming about your perfect home for years. Picking paint colors and pinning floor plans have occupied hours of your idle time. Although you’re still giddy as you come closer to homeownership, your excitement is starting wear down as you discover your prequalified loan amount.  Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Many potential home buyers […]

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Real Estate & Millennials: The Next Generation of Homebuyers

Ah, the millennial generation—a generation caught in the crosshairs of growing up during the Great Recession and having too few job opportunities upon graduation. It’s been almost a decade since, but millennials are finally standing upright and are now situated on stable career paths. Furthermore, the time of struggle — that felt like a century […]

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How to Create a Competitive Advantage Selling Your Home

Alas, you’ve decided to put your home on the market. However, you’re just now reviewing the competition. Regardless if you’re competing for price or trying to stand out in a sea of similar homes, there are things you can do to give yourself a competitive advantage. Tour with Your Agent Ask your agent if you […]

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Better Investment: Home or Condo?

You’ve been saving for a while, and now it’s time to jump into home ownership. While you may have been dreaming of a white picket fence, reality sets in as you start to weigh the pros and cons of owning a home versus a condo. As you want to make a smart investment, these considerations […]

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Easy Ways to Up Your Home’s Potential Value

For most people, the family home is the largest investment one can make. Furthermore, it’s important to ensure it maintains value. Better yet, you most likely want to increase profitability. The thought of someday cashing in and selling your home to make a profit is very enticing for would-be retirees. However, before you downsize, you […]

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