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What Is A Home Warranty?
Posted on 12/08/2019
What Is A Home Warranty?
You may have heard about home warranties, but are unsure of what they are. A home warranty is an excellent addition to your home insurance and has a particular function. When you buy a home, the last thing you want to worry about is things breaking or malfunctioning in the house after you buy it. Buyers fear the expenses...
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Why Should You Approach the Homebuying Journey with an Open Mind?
Posted on 12/01/2019
Why Should You Approach the Homebuying Journey with an Open Mind?
If you're ready to pursue your dream house, it generally is a good idea to enter the real estate sector with an open mind. In fact, there are many benefits to keeping your options open as you search for your ideal residence, and these benefits include: 1. You may be able to discover a bargain. As you kick off...
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Homebuyer Deal-Breakers
Posted on 11/24/2019
Homebuyer Deal-Breakers
Photo by Edar via Pixabay Before you sign on the bottom line, know which items are negotiable and which negate the deal entirely. Clearly defining these in advance can save you significant headaches when the buying bug takes over. Your agent will remind you of your non-negotiables and keep you on the right track. Here are some big-ticket...
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Convenience Matters When Choosing Your Next Home
Posted on 11/17/2019
Convenience Matters When Choosing Your Next Home
If you're in the process of searching for the ideal home for you and your family, there are many things to think about and evaluate. While factors like the quality of neighborhoods and school districts may top your list, another important feature worth prioritizing is convenience. Since life is already complicated enough, it makes sense to simplify your...
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Another Property Sold - 2890 Jon Lee Drive, Snellville, GA 30039
Posted on 11/14/2019
Another Property Sold - 2890 Jon Lee Drive, Snellville, GA 30039
Sought After RANCH on basement! 5bd/3ba brick front on private wooded lot; open floor plan, perfect for entertaining; formal LR, DR w/French Doors open to deck; Kitchen and Breakfast Room opens to Family Rm w/Vaulted Ceiling & FP; Master Suite opens to deck, Master Bath with sep shower & whirlpool tub, large walk-in closet; Finished Terrace level; perfect for In-Law Suite, w/office, kitchenette, fam room, bed & bath, tons of storage; separate driveway w/private entrance; Lot of house for the $; Must see to...
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Fall Planting for Spring Blooms
Posted on 11/10/2019
Fall Planting for Spring Blooms
Photo by Rob3rt82 via Shutterstock As temperatures start to drop, many people are focused on Autumn plants like pumpkins and apples, but now is the best time to plant bulbs for your favorite spring and summer-blooming flowers. The cool fall and winter temperatures are necessary to prepare the bulbs to grow properly in the spring. When you stop...
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East Coast Leaf Peeping Destinations
Posted on 11/03/2019
East Coast Leaf Peeping Destinations
Image by Jake Colvin via Pexels Whether you are visiting or live in the East Coast year round, fall is by far the most picturesque season in the area. The fall colors in the mountains along the East Coast are unbelievable, and if you’re planning a trip to see them, you’ll want to find the right locations. Here...
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Factors to Consider Before You Counter an Offer to Purchase
Posted on 10/27/2019
Factors to Consider Before You Counter an Offer to Purchase
You don't need to be a home selling expert to counter a buyer's offer to purchase your house. In fact, sellers who know what factors to consider as they evaluate a homebuying proposal may be better equipped than others to submit a successful counter-offer. Now, let's take a look at three factors a seller should consider before countering a...
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I Go, You Go, Ego
Posted on 10/20/2019
I Go, You Go, Ego
Ego, Latin for “I,” in other words, self. The part that makes up your psyche, or how you see yourself. It is that sense of who you are that you carry through your life. History has long wondered if ego is an ingrained part of your DNA; something you are born with. There is a general regard today;...
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Fun Gadgets and Gizmos
Posted on 10/13/2019
Fun Gadgets and Gizmos
Browsing through the kitchen gadgets or perusing the tech isles for the lasts and greatest little gizmos to make your life more comfortable you will find all sorts of items that make you wonder if they are worth the money. Maybe you wish you were living in the real-life version of some futurist cartoon you grew up watching...
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Reasons to Get a Pre-Inspection Before Selling Your Home
Posted on 10/08/2019
Reasons to Get a Pre-Inspection Before Selling Your Home
Most buyers understand the importance of getting a home inspection before purchasing a property. But did you know that some sellers are also opting to invest in a pre-inspection? These savvy homeowners realize that a pre-inspection can be a very helpful tool when it comes time to market their houses. If you're thinking about putting your property on...
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