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Finding Your Latte Factor: 3 Ways to Find the Money to Make Extra Mortgage Payments  

It’s not common for many a homeowner to struggle with making their monthly mortgage payment. However, simply because it can seem hard to come up with the funds monthly doesn’t mean it’s not possible to find the money for extra mortgage payments each year. If you’re wondering how you can pay down your mortgage debt… Continue reading Finding Your Latte Factor: 3 Ways to Find the Money to Make Extra Mortgage Payments  

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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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3 Simple Home Security Upgrades That Will Help to Deter Burglars

  Whether you’re going on an extended holiday or are just concerned about security in your neighborhood, you might be curious about the best ways to pursue safety in your home. If you’re wondering how you can successfully stave off theft without a high price tag, here are some tips for protecting your property. Keep… Continue reading 3 Simple Home Security Upgrades That Will Help to Deter Burglars

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Let’s Talk Fencing: How to Put a Fence Around Your Home Without Destroying Its Appeal

Many homeowners consider a fence around their property for a variety of reasons, whether it’s to keep the dog in the yard or to maintain privacy. However, the wrong fence can entirely change the look of your property and make a beautiful yard a bit of an eyesore. If you’re trying to determine what kind… Continue reading Let’s Talk Fencing: How to Put a Fence Around Your Home Without Destroying Its Appeal

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Going on a Nice Vacation? Protect Your Home and Valuables With These 3 Key Tips

  It’s always exciting to pack up and get away from your home for the sake of escape, but going on vacation also means leaving your home behind. While a good neighborhood can go a long way towards making sure your home stays safe in your absence, here are some additional tips for how to… Continue reading Going on a Nice Vacation? Protect Your Home and Valuables With These 3 Key Tips

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Is It Still Possible to Get a Mortgage With Zero Down? Yes – and Here’s How

When it comes to investing in a mortgage, the down payment is key in making your investment a reality and proving to lenders that you’re a safe bet. However, while most opportunities for putting zero down on a home have disappeared since the recession, there are still a few ways to buy without putting money… Continue reading Is It Still Possible to Get a Mortgage With Zero Down? Yes – and Here’s How

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Spring Fever: How to Detect If Allergy Hotspots Are Developing in Your Home

 The spring season may be a time of cherry blossoms and longer days, but it’s also common for allergies to ramp up. While you won’t be able to stop the season, there are things you can do to limit the impact of allergies in your home. If you’re wondering what has the greatest impact on… Continue reading Spring Fever: How to Detect If Allergy Hotspots Are Developing in Your Home