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Buying a Home in a Fire Risk Area: Here’s What You Need to Know

  Outside of the significant financial responsibility of delving into home ownership, there can also be a lot of other risks involved that you may not have thought about as a new homeowner. While the requirement of homeowner’s insurance is well known and guarding your house against theft can be commonplace, if you happen to… Continue reading Buying a Home in a Fire Risk Area: Here’s What You Need to Know

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Location, Location, Location: How to Ensure You’re Buying a Home in the Right Community

  When investing in a home, one of the most important things is buying a place that you and your family can feel comfortable in. However, while a place you can envision yourself in is important, it’s not worth neglecting the neighborhood you’ll be moving into for the perfect home. If you’re wondering what you… Continue reading Location, Location, Location: How to Ensure You’re Buying a Home in the Right Community

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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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Labor Day Travel-Don’t leave your home vulnerable

Burglaries increase by 10.5 percent in the summer months, according to a Department of Justice report. July and August are the most frequent months for break-ins, perhaps because so many people leave their homes unattended while they’re on vacation. Here are ways to prep your house before you hit the road for vacation so it… Continue reading Labor Day Travel-Don’t leave your home vulnerable

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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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How to repair your blacktop driveways

Here is a great article from our friends over at Housemaster. They have all the answers to your home repair needs! Check this out… Homeowners can repair and reseal their blacktop driveways, creating a professionally finished look, particularly if the driveway is a manageable size. Simply follow these simple steps: Plan ahead. Schedule the job… Continue reading How to repair your blacktop driveways

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Home inspection and negotiation

Recently, the inventory of homes for sale has grown to an all-time high. As a result home prices have declined in many major markets for the first time in almost a decade. Many home buyers are holding out, assuming that they will get a better deal down the road, but savvy buyers are not waiting.… Continue reading Home inspection and negotiation