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First-Time Home Buyers: Ask Before You Buy

Think you've found your dream home? Perfect location, right price — and it has...


For Sale By Owner: What to Be Careful Of

When you decide to buy a home, this is a decision not to be taken lightly, and...


3 Deductions for Home Improvement Projects

Home improvement projects provide an opportunity to save money on your taxes....


4 Signs It's Time to Move

Nearly two-thirds of adults rank moving as one of the biggest stressors in...


How To Get "The Skinny" On a New Neighborhood, Without Gossip

When it comes to getting “the skinny” on a new neighborhood, you won’t be able...


4 Best Real Estate Websites

When looking for a new home, being able to house hunt online is a real benefit...


Reason & Emotion: How to Balance the Two When House Hunting

House hunting is tricky business. There are two sides of your brain constantly...


Things to Think About Before Turning That Spare Room Into a Home Office

Working remotely from home is the dream for many people, but it brings a unique...


AirBnB: What You Need to Know Before You Offer up a Room

Opening up your home to AirBnB guests may seem like an obvious perfect side...


Life Without Kids: What to Remodel First When "the Kid" Leaves for College

You’ve waited a long time to enjoy a kid-free zone in your home. Now that the...


Who should I give what to? Tips for keeping the family from fighting over your stuff

When you're moving to a smaller property, there are many things to consider....


Plumbing Work: Essential Tips for Homeowners

As a homeowner, it is likely that the time will come when you need to make...


Credit Ratings: What Every Homeowner Should Know

We all understand the importance of maintaining a good credit record. Most of...


Buying a Historic Home: What Every Homeowner Should Know

In 2002, I traveled to Washington, D.C. and spent the summer taking classes at...


Eminent Domain: What Every Homeowner Should Know

From time to time, state surveyors stand in my parents' front yard...


What Happens When You Do Not Pay a Home Equity Loan?

When my brother Tom needed access to cash to fix up his home before selling it...


Hardwood Flooring: How Should I Make an Insurance Claim for Water Damage?

There are two types of property home insurance — one for homeowners living in...


Home Equity: What Every Homeowner Should Know

Your home's equity is an investment in your future. It's what makes home...


When You Know It's Time to Downsize

Moving to a smaller house isn’t just for senior citizens. Many people in their...


Neighborhood Property Values: What Every Homeowner Should Know

In the world of real estate and homeowner's property value, the value of...


Growing Family? Make Your Home a Harmonious Haven with These Six Design Tips

Four years ago, you purchased a home for your family of three. At the time, the...


What is the Difference Between Pre-qualification and Pre-approval?

There is little doubt that if you are a first time home buyer you will have...