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Zoning Affects Buyers

June 21, 2018

Zoning is a big trigger word you will hear in the market today. But what does it mean, particularly for new home buyers? Zoning was originally used to predominantly separate residential neighborhoods from industrial ones. But in the past 30 years, communities have used zoning laws in order to prevent new-home booms. That’s because they often want to preserve the look of their […]

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Sell with Curb Appeal

June 14, 2018

Your REALTOR© will tell you that first impressions matter, especially when selling your home. When you plant the For Sale sign in your front yard, it should be in such perfect order that even you would want to buy the house all over again. There are many small, do-it-yourself projects you can do to increase your home’s curb appeal. The best part is […]

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Hiring a Professional Appraiser When Selling Your Home

May 29, 2018

You’re ready to move out of your home, and you think you know what it’s worth. You’ve researched the homes in your neighborhood: their tax values, what they’re selling for, and their purchase history. This seems simple enough, right? But, you could be either over- or under-estimating the value of your home. This can add lots of time and expense to your selling […]

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How to Increase Your Home’s Resale Value

April 10, 2018

When you begin thinking of buying your home, you probably think it’s as simple as hiring a Real Estate agent and listing the home as high as possible so you can make some money back. Pop the “For Sale” sign in the front yard, give the house a good cleaning, and you’re good go go, right? To ensure you’ve taken all the necessary […]

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The Benefits of an Eco-Friendly Home

April 3, 2018

Living in an eco-friendly home is not only beneficial to its occupants, but also to the planet. Eco-friendly homes offer comfort, durability, lower energy bills, and an increase in value when it comes time to resell. Here are a few simple tips to make a home eco-friendlier: Paint Choices Volatile organic compounds are chemicals found in many paints and building materials that easily […]

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