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Posted on 04/14/2019
The Kitchen is the Heart of the Home
It has been written; the kitchen is the heart of the home. So, when walking through a model or open house, the kitchen is a significant appeal or detractor. Where the kitchen is relative to the rest of the living space is essential. The layout of the workflow can make or break the impression of the house as...
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Posted on 04/07/2019
Dealing With a Flood in Your Home
Floods are one of the most terrifying events to occur in any home, especially if it’s the result of a natural disaster. As expected, your priority should be the safety of your family, and while you make arrangements for their protection, you can do the following things before repairs start. 1. The first step is to cut off...
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Posted on 03/31/2019
Red Flags When Buying A House
Homeowners can sometimes overlook things in the excitement to buy a property. When purchasing a property, there are a few red flags that you should be aware of: 1. Fresh paint on some walls Some homeowners sometimes use a fresh paint job to hide problems with the house. If you find out some walls are freshly painted while...
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Posted on 03/24/2019
Have You Considered Professional Staging?
As recently as 20-25 years ago, most people thought “staging” was for the theater and model homes. The idea of professionally temporarily decorating a home to sell it was not on the average homeowner’s radar. All that changed with the advent of TLC, HGTV, and other networks dedicated to home buying/selling and renovating shows. If you’re selling a...
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Posted on 03/22/2019
5117 19TH Lane E, Bradenton, FL 34203 now has a new price of $259,900!
Come eat and relax in this Beautiful split floor plan, 3 bedrooms 2 baths with a huge screened in front porch. This is one of the largest homes in the area. Entertain in your Living room and Master bedroom that wraps around to the back lanai. Quality built Rinehart Home with Large family room with Stone Wood burning fireplace and Vaulted Cathedral Ceilings. Chill in Central Air and enjoy your Spacious walk in closet with a double sink in the master bath. Two car garage with private driveway, close to shopping UTC Mall and beautiful beaches. This is a must...
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Posted on 03/18/2019
What You Need To Know About Packing Up Your Home For Moving Day
Packing your entire house is a daunting task to say the least. We are always left wondering how did we end up with so much stuff? A quick Google search will bring up “ultimate lists” of all of the “packing hacks” you could ever humanly think of. Making the process feel even more daunting. Here’s your guide to packing...
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Posted on 03/11/2019
3 Reasons to Invest in Eco-Friendly Properties
Eco-friendly properties are becoming increasingly popular. There are lots of people who are willing to invest in eco-friendly houses. Eco-friendly homes are a great option if you are purchasing a new home or you want to move into another piece of property. Green properties have advantages that are far more than traditional homes. If you are unaware about...
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Posted on 03/04/2019
Home Improvements With the Best ROI
Each year, Remodeling Magazine gathers data from nearly 150 markets on the average cost for 21 of the most popular home improvement or remodeling projects. Along with the expenses, they tally the resale amounts of those home in 100 markets in the United States to compare the cost versus the resale value of those improvements. Each year, as...
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Posted on 02/25/2019
Things You Need to Know Before You Buy a Home
Buying your dream home may prove to be a long, arduous process. Thankfully, those who prepare for the homebuying journey can limit the risk of encountering hurdles along the way. And as a result, these homebuyers may be better equipped than others to enjoy a fast, seamless property buying experience. Now, let's take a look at three things you...
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Posted on 02/18/2019
Florida Living Offers Financial as Well as Lifestyle Benefits
Although several areas of the United States are considered desirable places to retire, Florida continues to be one of the leading choices among retirement age couples. While the most obvious reasons relate to its warm climate, a vacation-like atmosphere, and close proximity to the beach, there are also some distinct financial advantages to living in the Sunshine State. According...
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Posted on 02/14/2019
5117 19TH Lane E, Bradenton, FL 34203 now has a new price of $269,900!
Come eat and relax in this Beautiful split floor plan, 3 bedrooms 2 baths with a huge screened in front porch. This is one of the largest homes in the area. Entertain in your Living room and Master bedroom that wraps around to the back lanai. Quality built Rinehart Home with Large family room with Stone Wood burning fireplace and Vaulted Cathedral Ceilings. Chill in Central Air and enjoy your Spacious walk in closet with a double sink in the master bath. Two car garage with private driveway, close to shopping UTC Mall and beautiful beaches. This is a must...
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Posted on 02/11/2019
The Most Common Mortgage Types and What Buyers Need To Know About Them
If buying a home is something you’re considering, you might be curious about the different types of mortgages that are available to you. After all, the interest rate on your loan could have a huge impact on your finances over time, saving you thousands of dollars. In today’s post, I’m going to demystify the home loan by explaining the...
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