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Buying And Selling Your Home Resources, Guides & Tips

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3 "Deal Breakers" That Shouldn't Stop You from Buying a Home

Posted on Nov 25, 2019

For those in the market to buy a home, Jessica Dubois with Home Advisor is sharing a list of some of the more easily negotiable items and solutions for you to explore.

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Where to Start when Buying a House Long Distance, According to Realtor Nancy Tallman

Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Whether you are relocating across town or across the country or buying a vacation or investment property, the home buying process varies little from place to place within the United States. REALTOR Nancy Tallmen is sharing her best tips to help you get started.

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How to Sell Your Home Fast When Moving Long Distance: 5 Tips From Real Estate Professionals

Posted on Sep 23, 2019

Dave from Follow Up Boss joins us to share 5 golden tips from real estate professionals that will help you sell your home fast in an overcrowded market place.

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Deciding Whether to Buy or Rent Your Next Home

Posted on Jul 22, 2019

For some people, having a house they can call their own is a dream come true. For others, owning a home may not be within their reach just yet. This is why it is always a good idea to ask yourself the question “should I buy or rent my next home?”.

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How to Conduct a Long Distance House Hunt, According to the Experts

Posted on Mar 19, 2018

House hunting is hard at the best of times, especially when you're searching long distance. To help you in your long distance house hunt, we reached out to Realtors® across the country for their expert advice.

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5 Questions First-Time Home Buyers in California Should Ask Their Realtor®

Posted on Jan 22, 2018

To help you navigate the process of buying a home in the Golden State, we reached out to California realtor Jane Peters and asked what advice she had for first-time home buyers.

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How to Remove Paint From Carpet

Posted on Jan 09, 2015

If you're getting ready to sell, giving your walls a fresh coat of paint is an easy way to improve the saleability of your home. If you've just moved into a new home, repainting can help transform your house into your dream home. When it comes to protecting your floors, the simplest way to keep them free of paint splatters is to repaint at the same time as you replace the floor. If you don't plan to replace your flooring, you'll need to take some extra precautions to safeguard your floors from drips and spills—especially if you're dealing with carpet. How to get paint out of carpet No matter h...

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The Best Timing Tips for Buying & Selling a House

Posted on Nov 12, 2014

We did some research to figure out when is the best time to buy and sell a home. Selling or buying at the right time can save you time and money, and we want to help our customers have a better moving process!

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What an Appraiser is Looking for in Your Home

Posted on Nov 03, 2014

One of the many steps in selling your home is the banks appraisal, which can be daunting, especially when this is your first time going through the process. Figuring out what the appraiser is looking for before he arrives can help ease your mind and could help make an impact on the appraisal value.

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11 Terms You Need to Understand When Buying a New Home

Posted on Aug 20, 2014

We know that buying a new house can be overwhelming at times, so we want to help by defining some of those terms your realtor keeps using that you aren't sure what they mean. Hope this helps to ease your search!

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