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Save or Splurge? How to Spend Your Money on Home Decor and Furniture

Save or Splurge? How to Spend Your Money on Home Decor and Furniture

By Aly Yale / June 1, 2020
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Everyone has a budget when it comes to home decorating. Whether you’re outfitting an entirely empty house or you’re just giving your old one a little makeover, we all have our financial limits. But that doesn’t have to mean dollar…

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The American Moving & Migration Trends You Need to Know

By Aly Yale / March 26, 2020
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A new study from LendingTree reveals that almost a full half of current homeowners are planning to move in the next decade. And a big chunk of them are moving to a new city or entirely new state. But where…

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How to Bring Your In-Office Work Online Because of COVID-19

By Erin Ollila / March 25, 2020
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You’ve worked in an office for years, and sure, you’ve brought some work home a few times here and there to catch up or stay up-to-date. But never in your career did you think you’d be trying to replicate your…

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20 Ways to Push Yourself Out of Your Comfort Zone in 2020

By Tara Mastroeni / December 31, 2019
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The new year is right around the corner and it’s the perfect opportunity to take some steps toward growing your real estate business. With that in mind, here are 20 ways to push yourself out of your comfort zone in…

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9 Emails Real Estate Agents Should Be Sending

By Tim Coutis / October 25, 2019
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In a previous post, Emails Stats You Can Work and Live With, we examined the amount of time we and our customers spend checking, reading, and responding to email. When it comes to email marketing, 60% of those surveyed prefer…

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6 Signs You Need a New Roof

By Tim Coutis / May 23, 2019
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In caring for our homes, we try to keep our eyes on every nook and cranny — but we often forget to look up. Maybe that’s because the roof, even for the experienced homeowner, can be a source of some…

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Freddie Mac Revises 2019 Forecast for the Mortgage and Housing Markets

On-Time Closing Offers from Big Banks Aren’t Always That Special

By Kris Barros / February 22, 2019
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We need to call “fake news.” Keep reading — this has noting to do with politics. Some recent industry headlines read: “Chase Guarantees It Will Close a Mortgage in 21 Days or It’ll Give you $1,000,” or something to that…

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Renovate Your Current or Future Home With a 203(k) Loan

By Jon Clark / December 15, 2018
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Have you found that perfect home in a perfect location, but it needs a lot of work? You aren’t alone. Plenty of potential homeowners find themselves in a bind when they’re searching for a home. They might have found one…

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Get Approved to Move and Have the Upper Hand Over Other Buyers

By Jon Clark / November 30, 2018
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Many people face the disappointment of losing their dream homes to other interested buyers for one reason or the other. It’s a harrowing experience: you find your dream home, imagine your life in it and begin making plans — only…

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How Much Does It Cost to Move?

By Tim Coutis / October 25, 2018
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When it comes to determining moving costs, there are many factors to take into consideration. In addition to distance and just how much “stuff” you have to move, there is the cost of labor, packing, packing materials, and insurance —…

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