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Top Things to Look for in a Vacation Home
Posted on 01/26/2020
Top Things to Look for in a Vacation Home
Buying a vacation home is an important goal and milestone for many Americans who want to make the most of their holidays and plan for retirement. Vacation properties needn’t be lavish or expensive to still be a perfect way to enjoy the winter months at your home away from home. Furthermore, owning a vacation home can prove to be...
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When You Need to Sell Before You Can Buy
Posted on 01/19/2020
When You Need to Sell Before You Can Buy
Photo by Paul Brennan via Pixabay If you’ve been renting and preparing to buy a new home, you’ve probably saved up your down payment and are in the process of getting pre-approved for your mortgage loan. If, on the other hand, you’ve been living in a home you own and paying on your mortgage, you may be ready...
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TOH IS BACK! New Episodes Airing This Week
Posted on 01/12/2020
TOH IS BACK! New Episodes Airing This Week
January 4, 2018 Our mid-season hiatus is over! Here's everything you need to know about new episodes of This Old House and Ask This Old House, airing this...
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Open Houses: Here's What Sellers Need to Know
Posted on 01/05/2020
Open Houses: Here's What Sellers Need to Know
An open house can have a significant impact on the property selling journey. As such, it is important for a property seller to allocate time and resources to prepare for an open house. If a seller plans for an open house, he or she may be able to boost the likelihood of a fast, profitable property selling experience. Now,...
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Is It Easy to Sell a Home?
Posted on 12/29/2019
Is It Easy to Sell a Home?
Unfortunately, selling a house sometimes can be a long, complicated process. And if you're not careful, you risk costly, time-consuming mistakes that may prevent you from achieving your home selling goals. When it comes to selling a house, it helps to plan ahead as much as possible. Lucky for you, we're here to teach you about the home selling...
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Fireplace Makeover for $45
Posted on 12/22/2019
Fireplace Makeover for $45
A first-time homeowner transforms a dated brick fireplace with two cans of gray paint—and some DIY...
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Labor-Saving Laser
Posted on 12/15/2019
Labor-Saving Laser
The PLS 480 and Red System kit is a crew favorite in the...
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Another Property Sold - 2350 241st Street, Lomita, CA 90717
Posted on 12/10/2019
Another Property Sold - 2350 241st Street, Lomita, CA 90717
Welcome to this beautiful contemporary freestanding townhome located in the charming and quiet Long Island Village Complex. This move in ready home features new painting throughout, brand new carpet, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and attached 2 car garage with direct access. Main level has a flowing floor plan that includes the living room with a gas fireplace that leads to a private cozy backyard area, dining section that leads to a small patio and kitchen. On the top floor you'll find a spacious master suite with a large closet and bathroom, two additional bedrooms and a full bathroom. Plenty of guest parking and low HOA fees. Walking...
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Expert Viewpoint: Sizing Up a Kitchen Renovation
Posted on 12/08/2019
Expert Viewpoint: Sizing Up a Kitchen Renovation
Here are the three things you should never ignore at the...
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How to Protect an Unoccupied Home After a Move
Posted on 12/01/2019
How to Protect an Unoccupied Home After a Move
Image by Philipp Berndt from Unsplash Sometimes the timelines for buying and selling a home don’t match up perfectly. You may have purchased a new home or need to relocate before you can sell your current residence. In these cases, your property may remain empty for weeks or months at a time. Here are a few ideas for...
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Three Tips for Winning a Bidding War On Your Dream Home
Posted on 11/24/2019
Three Tips for Winning a Bidding War On Your Dream Home
In a competitive housing market--like the one we have today--sellers are fielding numerous offers, especially in desirable urban and suburban hubs. If you’re hoping to buy your first or second home, it can be tough to make offer after offer with no success. However, there are some things you can do to help ensure your time house hunting is...
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Assessed Value Versus Fair Market Value
Posted on 11/17/2019
Assessed Value Versus Fair Market Value
Two terms that you may have heard when talking about real estate is fair market value and assessed value. These two terms are not the same or even interchangeable terms. The assessed value of a home can often be higher than the price the house is being sold. These properties can often be seen as a “bargain” in the...
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