Attention Sellers and Buyer

Nov. 26, 2019

4 Don'ts When Putting Your House on the Market

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4 Don'ts When Putting Your House on the Market

So you’ve decided to put your home on the market. Congratulations! Hopefully, you’ve brought a rockin’ real estate professional on board to help you list your spot, and together you’ve done your due ...

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Nov. 26, 2019

Fast and Easy Ways to Improve Your Credit Within Months

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Fast and Easy Ways to Improve Your Credit Within Months

Improving your credit score can take a few months. So if you’re looking to get an auto or home loan, or want to apply for a new credit card, an early start can ...

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Nov. 11, 2019

Public Library Resources You May Have Overlooked

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Public Library Resources You May Have Overlooked

Whether you’re looking for reading material, free WiFi or even employment resources—your local public library has you covered.

If you haven’t set foot in your local library recently, make it a point to carve out some ...

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Nov. 11, 2019

Public Library Resources You May Have Overlooked

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Public Library Resources You May Have Overlooked

Whether you’re looking for reading material, free WiFi or even employment resources—your local public library has you covered.

If you haven’t set foot in your local library recently, make it a point to carve out some ...

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Nov. 9, 2019

How Not to Sell Your Home

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How Not to Sell Your Home

While the fundamentals of home staging, like decluttering and removing family photos, are critical when it comes to getting your home sold, it’s just as important to focus on what not to do as certain factors can ...
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Oct. 15, 2019

7 Signs It's Time for You to Downsize

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7 Signs It's Time for You to Downsize

As they get older or circumstances change, some homeowners realize what was once the perfect home for them might now be too big, impractical or expensive. Moving into a smaller home typically means less ...

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Oct. 7, 2019

Which Type of Siding Is Right for Your House?

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Which Type of Siding Is Right for Your House?

Siding is a critical component of a home that protects it from extreme temperatures, rain, snow and wind. Although siding is designed to last many years, it can become damaged over time by repeated ...

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Oct. 7, 2019

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Bay Street Realty Group Staying Put? How to Prepare to Age-in-Place ?Many older homeowners are set on staying in their homes as they age—“aging-in-place.” To stay pu

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Staying Put? How to Prepare to Age-in-Place

​Many older homeowners are set on staying in their homes as they age—“aging-in-place.”

To stay put successfully, preparation is key, according to Corey Carlisle, executive director of the American Bankers Association (ABA) Foundation.

“Older Americans ...
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Oct. 7, 2019

Home Equity Levels Out. What Does It Mean?

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Home Equity Levels Out. What Does It Mean?

Home equity levels have been steadily returning since the recession years, however, the latest findings from ATTOM Data Solutions show that while equity is still on the positive side, the most recent gains are not ...
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Oct. 3, 2019

The 4 Ds of a Successful Open House

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The 4 Ds of a Successful Open House

If you recently listed your home for sale, your real estate agent might be planning to host an open house in the near future. Here are some ways you can help your home put its ...
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