Tag: Real Estate

Pros And Cons: Older Homes Versus New Construction

Pros And Cons: Older Homes Versus New Construction

September 21, 2018 |

Opinions differ about whether home buyers are best served by purchasing an older home or new construction.

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3 Key Advantages Of Listing Your House This Fall

3 Key Advantages Of Listing Your House This Fall

September 18, 2018 |

Homeowners looking to maximize their return on investment often want to know what season best achieves that goal. Getting near or full asking price can be influenced by a wide range of factors, including market trends, inventory and interest rates to name a few.

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Mistakes Seasoned Home Buyers Often Make

Mistakes Seasoned Home Buyers Often Make

September 14, 2018 |

It’s not uncommon today to move several times during adulthood, whether across town or across the country. Seasoned home buyers have been through the real estate process, often more than once. However, even if the home purchase has become routine, there are mistakes that can be avoided.

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Real Estate Remains A Strong Wealth Management Investment

Real Estate Remains A Strong Wealth Management Investment

September 12, 2018 |

A young long-haul trucker driver once took an elder’s advice and invested all of his money into real estate. Even though he was seldom at home to enjoy the fruits of his labor, he hired a property management company to handle the properties. The advice that stuck with the driver was simple. “They’re not making any more of it, land that is.”

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Want To Buy A Home? Here’s How You Can Save Your Own Down Payment

Want To Buy A Home? Here’s How You Can Save Your Own Down Payment

September 11, 2018 |

Burdensome student loan debt and a penchant for purchasing new electronics by 20- and 30-somethings can make saving up for a down payment on a home seem impossible. But Millennials and other potential home buyers may be surprised to discover that previous generations had money-saving challenges of their own.

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Creative Storage Tips When Downsizing Your Home

Creative Storage Tips When Downsizing Your Home

September 7, 2018 |

Downsizing at any stage of life can offer multiple benefits. Less square footage may come with a smaller price tag and usually means less space to clean. However, when downsizing a home, there’s usually the question of what to do with everything. That’s when creative storage ideas become essential.

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Plant Now For Spring Beauty

Plant Now For Spring Beauty

August 31, 2018 |

While the weather is still pleasant this fall, it can be a good idea to plan ahead for early spring blooms. Trim shrubbery, plant bulbs, install new edging or add whimsical garden accessories to assure that when spring rolls around you’ll have something attractive to look at. Getting creative now will boost your spirits when winter seems to last longer than it should!

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Buying A Home? Take Stock Of These Things

Buying A Home? Take Stock Of These Things

August 30, 2018 |

What are some of the most important factors that buyers take into consideration when looking for a new home? There are the obvious things like price, square footage, location and lot size. Those are the basics. Other things that are often weighed are garage size, how updated the kitchen and baths are and whether or not the basement is finished.

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Millennial Home Buyers: What You Need To Know

Millennial Home Buyers: What You Need To Know

August 29, 2018 |

In the past, you’ve likely read about how the Millennial generation is opting to rent rather than buy property. While this still holds true for many Millennials, the fact is that a growing number of this generation is making the leap into buying.

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New Home Construction Boom Expected

New Home Construction Boom Expected

August 28, 2018 |

The housing market has been trending in a positive direction and economic indicators point to new home construction going vertical.

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