3 Common Pitfalls To Avoid When Purchasing A Home

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Buying a house is a joyous experience, where you get to start life fresh and make so many new memories. It's also a stressful process filled with many pitfalls. These, in particular, are ones you need to strongly avoid. 1. Not Getting Pre-Approved  Many home buyers go into this process not really sure how much they can afford in a home. Then after living in their home for several months, they may come to realize that it's not affordable long-term.

24 September 2018

3 Things To Know About Foreclosed Single Family Homes For Sale

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As you begin your search for single-family homes for sale, you will notice foreclosed homes. Foreclosed homes can be a fraction of the cost compared to other homes with the same amenities. Before you decide to go with a foreclosed home option, there are a few things you should know. These key points will help you narrow down the right foreclosed single-family home for you. As-Is Property  Many of the homes that are marked as a foreclosed home come in as-is condition.

24 September 2018

3 Reasons You Should Hire Professional Surveillance For Your Business

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As your business grows in size, you will no doubt be bringing on more employees and storing more and more customer information on site. At a certain point, it might be a good idea to stop and consider if you are doing everything possible to protect your people and your assets. If your business has not yet retained the commercial surveillance services of a local security firm, here are three reasons why you might want to reach out today.

24 September 2018

For Sale By Owner: Tips To Help Your House Sell Faster

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If you are trying to sell your house without the help of a real estate agent, you have an uphill battle ahead of you. It's harder to sell a house fast when you are marketing and showing the property yourself. Generally, it is best to sell your house with the help of an agent, but if you are not able to sell with an agent because of budget constraints or other problems, here are some strategies that can help your house sell faster when you choose to list it for sale by owner.

24 September 2018

Why You Should Always Pay A Home Inspector To Check Out A House Before Making An Offer

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The world of real estate requires a lot of savvy navigation, savviness that most people do not have. Thankfully, there are professionals you can hire to help protect your investment in a home. One of these is a property inspector. Never make an offer on a home without hiring a property inspector to do a thorough property inspection first. Here is why. What You Cannot See Will Hurt You A home inspector can uncover water damage, mold, poor insulation, asbestos, electrical problems that could lead to fires, rusted out water heaters (they rust out on the bottom where you would never see it), sinking and cracking foundations, rodents, pest infestations, and so much more.

23 September 2018

What Does Move-In Ready Really Mean?

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Most people have heard the term "move-in ready" but just as many have their own ideas about what this really means. You might view real estate listings that tout the home as being move-in ready only to be disappointed in what you find when you actually view it in person. There is no real definition of move-in ready as applied to residential real estate, so you might need to do some thinking about what the term means to you.

22 September 2018

4 Advantages Of Renting A Condo

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One of the ways to get the most out of life is by having a great place to live. However, if you're like most people, you may be on a tight budget. The good news is you can save money by renting the place you want to call home. Selecting a condo may be high on your to-do list because of all the advantages of this type of real estate. Being aware of the top benefits of choosing this real estate property rental may be the motivation necessary to find the ideal place today.

21 September 2018