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It It Shows Better… – 2/18/2013

If it shows better, it will probably sell faster and maybe for more money. Once your home is on the market, it’s time to look at it like a commodity and through the eyes of potential buyers. In all likelihood, … Continue reading

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More Expensive Than Expected

The 3.5% down payment on FHA loans could be more expensive for buyers than expected. Beginning April 1, 2013, the mortgage insurance premium will go up by .1% to 1.35% which may not even be noticeable to most would-be homeowners. … Continue reading

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Resolutions

After spending the holidays with family and friends, this is a time of the year to start thinking about changes to make in our lives, both personal and in business. We wanted to share one of ours with you. Our … Continue reading

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Avoiding Unexpected Expenses

It’s common for sellers to consider offering and buyers might find it an incentive, but a growing number of homeowners are purchasing the home warranties themselves to limit the unexpected expenses of repairs and replacements. A home protection plan is … Continue reading

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Let Your Tenants Send Your Kids to College

Most people have lots of things to save for but not always enough discretionary income after the family essentials have been met. A relatively small investment in a rental home can control a good home that will easily rent, generate … Continue reading

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Today in History November 12

1954 Ellis Island Closes 1864 Beginning of the destruction of Atlanta in the Civil War 1775 Abigail Adams leads rhetorical charge against Britain. 1980 Voyager I flies near Saturn 1889 DeWitt Wallace founder of my favorite magazines -“Reader’s Digest” was born … Continue reading

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First Reason to Buy a Home Now

Reason 1:  You Can Get a Good Deal You can get a good deal. Especially if you play hardball.   But don’t play too hard you might lose out on a good deal.  I have seen that happen too often as … Continue reading

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