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Upgrade My Life, Alexa: 4 Great Reasons to Invest in a Home Smart Assistant

  In an age of rapidly changing technology, doing things like programming in temperature changes and monitoring your home security from afar are pretty par for the course. Fortunately, having a smarter home is even easier these days with Alexa, which was created by Amazon in 2014 as a smart home assistant. If you’re looking… Continue reading Upgrade My Life, Alexa: 4 Great Reasons to Invest in a Home Smart Assistant

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3 Ways to Earn Some Spare Cash to Help Pay Your Mortgage Down Faster

   A mortgage is one of the most expensive purchases you’ll make in your life, and for many the idea of being indebted to it for years can seem like quite a burden. However, while you won’t necessarily be able to pay off your home with instant savings, there are ways that you can pay… Continue reading 3 Ways to Earn Some Spare Cash to Help Pay Your Mortgage Down Faster

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Understanding Why the Highest Offer Isn’t Always the Best One When Selling Your Home

 When it comes to the real estate market, nothing is better than putting your home up for sale and finding a potential homebuyer who offers you the price you’re looking for. However, while the right offer is ideal, there are a lot of things that may come along with a high offer that may be… Continue reading Understanding Why the Highest Offer Isn’t Always the Best One When Selling Your Home

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Yes, It’s True! Why Replacing Your Front Door Can Help to Sell Your Home Faster

There are plenty of things that you’ll need to shape up when you embark on selling your home, whether it’s painting the house or the minor fix-ups, but it’s easy to forget about some items that will be clear to homebuyers. If you’re preparing to put your home on the market and are wondering what… Continue reading Yes, It’s True! Why Replacing Your Front Door Can Help to Sell Your Home Faster

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4 Dated Design Features to Get Rid of Before Listing Your Home for Sale

Most homeowners get used to a certain aesthetic in their own home that they’re comfortable with, but if you’re putting your home on the market it may be time to get rid of some of the old familiarities. While it won’t be worth your time or money to renovate everything, here are a few design-style… Continue reading 4 Dated Design Features to Get Rid of Before Listing Your Home for Sale

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3 Home Renovation Lessons That You Won’t Want to Learn the Hard (or Expensive!) Way

Most people make several home upgrades when the time comes to put their home on the market, whether they’re minor fix-ups or significant improvements that come with a high cost. However, it’s important to determine what will improve the value of your home and what renovations you can forget before you move forward with any… Continue reading 3 Home Renovation Lessons That You Won’t Want to Learn the Hard (or Expensive!) Way

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Understanding What a “Piggyback” Mortgage Loan Is and How It Works

As a potential homebuyer who is new to the market, many of the terms and mortgage products available to you can be more than a little confusing. Piggyback loans might be a little less familiar than many other options, but if you’re ready to jump into the housing market this type of mortgage can be… Continue reading Understanding What a “Piggyback” Mortgage Loan Is and How It Works