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25 Tips For Moving With Kids Or Pets
25 Tips For Moving With Kids Or Pets
Moving is stressful all on its own, but when you add in the complications that kids or pets (or both) can bring to the mix, it can feel downright impo...
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How Has The Real Estate Landscape Changed In The Past 10 Years?
How Has The Real Estate Landscape Changed In The Past 10 Years?
In 2008, the real estate landscape was on the brink of a monumental change. The Great Recession officially started in December 2007, and the housing i...
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18 Tips For Winterizing Your Home
18 Tips For Winterizing Your Home
Winter is coming. Well, maybe not immediately, but the season that can be the hardest on our homes is nonetheless approaching. Winterizing your h...
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15 Ways You Can Make Your Community Safer
15 Ways You Can Make Your Community Safer
In a society where we refer to our homes as our castles, it makes sense that we also want to feel safe and secure in our residences. But as we spend m...
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33 ways to make your home energy-efficient
33 ways to make your home energy-efficient
Not too long ago in our country’s history, talking about making your house “greener” might get you labeled a hippie tree-hugger. But...
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How To Help Your Adult Kid Buy: Advice For Mom And Dad
How To Help Your Adult Kid Buy: Advice For Mom And Dad
As a parent, it’s hard to watch your kids struggle with anything, but watching them struggle to buy a house can be especially tough. We all want...
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11 Steps To Downsizing Your Home
11 Steps To Downsizing Your Home
Nothing lasts forever — including a home where you raised a family or lived most of your working life. And it’s a fact of life that sudden...
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Take Advantage of These Common Homeowner Tax Breaks
Take Advantage of These Common Homeowner Tax Breaks
Being a homeowner definitely has its advantages, and saving money on your taxes each year just might be at the top of the list. Make sure you’re...
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How To Calculate What You Can Afford On A Home
How To Calculate What You Can Afford On A Home
Whether you’ve already started saving for a down payment on a house, or you’re just starting to toy with the idea of what it would be like...
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Make The Most Of Your Gainesville, FL Kitchen Space! 7 Time-tested Organizing Tips
Make The Most Of Your Gainesville, FL Kitchen Space! 7 Time-tested Organizing Tips
Out of all the rooms in your home, your kitchen gets the most traffic. Whether you’re getting ready to stage and sell your North Florida home, o...
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21 Things A Real Estate Agent Should Do For You
21 Things A Real Estate Agent Should Do For You
Just like in any other profession, there are good real estate agents … and there are, unfortunately, subpar real estate agents, too. But how do ...
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What you Need to Know About Fixed vs. Adjustable Rates
What you Need to Know About Fixed vs. Adjustable Rates
You’re about to become a first-time homeowner—this is an exciting time! As you begin working with lenders on securing pre-approval for a m...
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How to Find Down Payment Assistance Programs
How to Find Down Payment Assistance Programs
You just found your dream home in Gainesville, FL, and it’s within your budget! One thing has you scratching your head though, how are you going...
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18 Secrets No One Tells You About Buying A House
18 Secrets No One Tells You About Buying A House
Most homeowners aren’t shy about telling you how awesome it is and all about the perks of living in a house that they own … but they’...
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16 Common Mistakes That First-Time House-Flippers Make
16 Common Mistakes That First-Time House-Flippers Make
When you binge-watch a little too much HGTV, it’s easy to come to some crazy conclusions. Conclusions like, “House flipping looks easy! I ...
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19 Home Renovation Mistakes To Avoid
19 Home Renovation Mistakes To Avoid
One of the very best things about owning your own home is that you can change it to fit yourself and your lifestyle. Home renovations are more popular...
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Dealing with Financing
Dealing with Financing
As the events of the last few years in the real estate industry show, people forget about the tremendous financial responsibility of purchasing a home...
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Preparing to Sell
Preparing to Sell
Selling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you ge...
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5 Tips for Buying a Home
5 Tips for Buying a Home
Looking to buy a home? Here are five essential tips for making the process as smooth as possible. Get your finances in order. Start by getting a ful...
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