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Looking for One of a Kind Holiday Gift Ideas?

By Danielle Braun / November 29, 2017
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Nothing distinguishes a house from the pack like unique, one of a kind, home décor. If you’re like me you watch the home networks and see these amazing designers magically pull incredible, functional, “I wish I had one!” objects out of their back pockets. Where do they come from? Most of us puruse the aisles of our local home goods stores and yes, I too love these places for bedding and basics.  But where do they find the really unique pieces?

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Freddie Mac Revises 2019 Forecast for the Mortgage and Housing Markets

Black Friday Hangover

By Kris Barros / November 25, 2017
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So we are well into the Christmas shopping season as we are now past Thanksgiving and the Black Friday shop-o-rama that online seems to be ruining. We may be seeing the end of the tradition that many of us first remember as grainy newsreel images of parents fighting over cabbage dolls.

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Saying Thank You to Clients and Referral Partners

By Tim Coutis / November 17, 2017
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Thanksgiving is unique in that there are no presents involved. The idea is simple – to give thanks for family, friends, and colleagues, and for the things we’re grateful for that have happened over the past twelve months.

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Thankful Holiday Season

5 Things Home Buyers Can Be Thankful for this Season

By Aly Yale / November 9, 2017
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Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and one thing’s for certain: today’s home buyers have a lot to be thankful for this year.

Thank Your Lucky Stars

For one, mortgage rates are low. Hovering around 4 percent (actually a smidge lower this week!) on a 30-year-loan, they’re rock-bottom, historically speaking. Just a decade ago, rates averaged 6 percent or higher.

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The Origins of National Bosses Day

By Mary Mack / October 16, 2017
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National Boss’s Day was created in 1958 by Patricia Bays Haroski, a secretary employed by the State Farm Insurance Company in Deerfield, Illinois.

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