1 October 2018

6 Potential First Time Home Buyer Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them




Considering buying your first house? Before you can open the door to your new home, you’ll first need to tackle the home buying process. For first time buyers, this process can be especially daunting. To help make your first purchase a smooth one, avoid these six first time home buyer potential pitfalls. Overthinking the Small […]

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19 July 2018

How Millennials are Changing the Housing Market




The Millennial generation is vastly different than previous generations, and it has affected many aspects of our society. Millennials’ lifestyles and preferences have even started to alter the real estate world. Let’s take a look at how Millennials are shaking up the housing market. Carrying More Debt With student loans and expensive rental payments, most […]

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26 June 2018

How To Buy a Home Solo




The housing market may seem like it’s filled with newlyweds looking for their first home, but there are a growing number of people who are looking to buy a home solo. Here’s how you can make buying your first home on your own a success. Check Your Credit Your first step to buying is to […]

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20 April 2018

The Perfect Time to Renovate




Looking for the perfect home isn’t easy—and with the recent decline in available real estate inventory, your dreams of homeownership may take longer to achieve. With homes flying off the market and sellers entertaining bidding wars, it may be time for you to consider other options—especially if you haven’t had much luck. It could be […]

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16 February 2018

How to Cut Costs at Home




Keeping the light on in a room. Leaving the water running for too long. These are just some of the many things we may do out of habit without realizing their impact on our monthly bills. Here are some quick tips and ideas to help you save around your home. Save Your Electricity • When […]

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19 September 2017

Tips for Doing Your Own Credit Repair




Lenders rely on credit reports as part of the process to qualify you for a loan. Negative information on a credit report or a low credit score could suggest that you are less likely to pay back debt as agreed. The tips below will help you clean up your credit so that you can put […]

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16 February 2017

Home Maintenance to Retain Value during this Year!




At the start to every new year, we all promise to make changes for the better and set resolutions to help achieve these goals. One part of our lives is often overlooked– our homes. This year, make an effort to maintain your home better and give it the upgrades it has so badly needed! Here […]

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22 November 2016

Top 3 Money Management Tips for 20-Somethings!




Whether you are headed off to college, starting a job, saving for your first home, or a parent preparing a child for life on their own, money management and budgeting can create anxiety. Can I afford college? How do I save for a down payment? How will I pay my bills, save and still be […]

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9 November 2016

Simple Energy Efficient Upgrades for the Home




It’s no secret that an energy efficient home costs less to operate. But the up-front costs of major upgrades can be daunting. We set out to find options for small enhancements on a budget that can make a difference. Here is a short list of DIY projects homeowners can easily take on to improve home […]

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5 October 2016

5 Fall Home Improvement Must-Do’s




Now that school is back in session and the leaves are beginning to change, it may be a good time to take on some fall home improvement projects. Maintenance is an essential element of homeownership that can change with the seasons. From roof repairs to fireplace safety, it is difficult to know where to begin. […]

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