New Home Owners

Nov. 9, 2019

Creating Kitchen Designs to Serve a 'Mature Market'

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Creating Kitchen Designs to Serve a 'Mature Market'

According to a report from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) authored by Doris Pearlman—founder of Denver's Possibilities For Design—those aging into the "mature market" will require a new way of thinking about ...
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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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Sept. 26, 2019

Homeowners: Know How to Complete These Basic Tasks

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Homeowners: Know How to Complete These Basic Tasks

Owning a home is infinitely rewarding but issues do pop up, and there’s no need to call a handyman every time something goes haywire. The home repair experts at HGTV suggest four things every homeowner ...

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Sept. 26, 2019

Differences Between Jumbo and Conforming Loans

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Differences Between Jumbo and Conforming Loans

If you’re thinking about purchasing an expensive home, it’s important to understand how jumbo and conforming loans differ, and the pros and cons of each. Choosing carefully could help you save a lot of money over the ...

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Sept. 19, 2019

Understanding Homeowners Insurance

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Understanding Homeowners Insurance

First-time homeowners are faced with many realities of being “an adult,” and one of the things that comes with owning a new home is making sure you have proper insurance. But not all insurances are the same.

Just because ...

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Sept. 18, 2019

Essential Items for New Homebuyers

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Essential Items for New Homebuyers

Owning a house means taking on a lot of responsibility, and many first-time buyers may not be aware of all the things they need to keep their new dwellings looking beautiful — inside and out.

It’s a matter ...

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Sept. 18, 2019

5 Questions to Ask Before Requesting that Credit Line Increase

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5 Questions to Ask Before Requesting that Credit Line Increase

When you see that tempting “request a credit line increase” message on your credit card statement, it can be very tempting to take advantage of the offer. Before you apply for an increase ...
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Sept. 13, 2019

3 Money Tips for New Homeowners

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3 Money Tips for New Homeowners

Being in your first home is an exciting time in your life. But coming up with a down payment may not have been the toughest part of it. Aside from buying furniture, painting and decorating, and making ...

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