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To Sell Now, or Later?

You’re living in your first house, and it’s been a while. Maybe long enough that your family has grown, and now you need more living space. A few other “life” things may have happened since then. You might have two … Continue reading

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Decorating 101

Congratulations. You’ve decided to decorate your home. Now what? Whether you’re furnishing your first place or redoing the house you’ve owned for decades, decorating can be a challenging task, filled with costly decisions whose outcomes could haunt you for years. … Continue reading

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Easy Ways to Save Money & Energy at Home

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5 Ways to Enhance Your Small Living Room

5 Ways Dabito Made His Small Living Room Awesome   Imagine fitting your entire living room and home office into one 100-sq-ft space. Impossible? Dabito of Old Brand New makes it look easy. He recently moved from Los Angeles to … Continue reading

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Seven additional costs every homebuyer should be aware of:

Seven additional costs every homebuyer should be aware of: 1) Private mortgage insurance If your down payment is less than 20 percent, your lender will likely require that you carry private mortgage insurance (PMI). Premiums vary depending on the size … Continue reading

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Yay the snow is melting! But now I have a damp basement!

We’re getting our wish.  A snowy cold winter is coming to an end.  All the snow is melting.  It’s all good, right?  The only problem is that melting snow and the coming Spring means that it’s wet basement season. Basement … Continue reading

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Dont Let Your Credit Score Scare You Away from Buying a House!

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Staging Tips for Selling Your House This Spring

Here are four staging tips and easy upgrades that will help sell your house this spring! 1. Color Where it Counts Many make staging a mission to neutralize a space’s color palette from top to bottom. While this isn’t a … Continue reading

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Ice Dams Are Back!!!!

ICE DAMMING Another cold & snowy winter is upon us.  The recent snow accumulations and cold weather have created widespread ice dams.  Roof leaks and interior water damage can occur as a result of ice damming. Large ice formations at … Continue reading

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