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10 Best-Kept Secrets for Selling Your Home

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10 Best-Kept Secrets for Selling Your Home

If you’re looking to sell your home but are in need of critical advice, look no further. Whether it’s playing the agent field, steering clear of “over-upgrading” or lighting the ambiance and decor up, these tips serve as guidelines for getting the most out of your property in a timely fashion. Selling your home for […]

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How to Build Your Own DIY Kitchen Cabinets–From Only Plywood

Are you wanting to build your own cabinets but are hesitant because it seems like too much work? Rest assured this DIY step-by-step approach can guarantee you top tier cabinets for your kitchen and home built safely and securely. After all, there’s nothing like that DIY sigh of relief upon just completing an ambitious project. […]

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9 Home Inspection Tips to Get Through the ‘Deal Killer’ Phase of Selling Your House

Are you worried about last-minute deal-breakers that could affect the selling of your home? Thankfully, these tips help you steer clear of that worry and focus on the task at hand when it comes to your home inspection. Spanning advice such as allowing your inspector adequate time to finish the job, leaving your home in […]

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Surprising Things That Can Drive Up the Cost of Buying a Foreclosure Home

Buying a foreclosed home isn’t all it’s cracked up to be and sometimes can create some additional financial demands than originally expected. Whether it’s through home repairs, paying too much in a bidding war or property tax increases, foreclosed home bring with them their own challenges–many of which can wind up being surprising. Read on […]

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31 Low Lift Home Improvements for Under $100

Whether it’s replacing a hideous faucet with something much more attractive, simulating original plaster molding or creating sculptural fixtures with leftover cords, these 31 DIY improvements under $100 are ideal for summer projects. Be prepared to dive in and get lost with many ideas how to spruce up and spice up avenues and areas of […]

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Re-Air: Tips for First-Time Homebuyers

Are you looking to purchase a home for the first time but are in need of some tips and advice? The Motley Fool Podcast has thankfully re-aired this valuable episode, which you can listen to a device or through YouTube. Whether it’s home equity insight or foreclosure advice, this breakdown has first-time home buyers covered! […]

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5 Bathroom Renovation Projects You Should Never Do Yourself

In the world of DIY, it almost seems like we can do anything ourselves, right? However, there are some things better left to true professionals. Whether it’s installing a bathroom fan, installing a glass shower or tiling, you want to seek the advice and help of a contractor. These 5 bathroom renovation projects warn us […]

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Selling your home? What to renovate, fix or just makeover for the highest return on investment

Did you know that a $10K renovation for your kitchen could actually mean an enhanced $20K towards your sale price? Renovating and remodeling your home prior to putting it on the market can bring in some serious return on investments. Luckily, this article explains the importance of home renovation before selling it and all the […]

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Tiny Houses; A New Real Estate Boom?

Did you ever think tiny houses would actually become a legitimate real estate trend? This article explores the various types of tiny homes and details the interiors so you can get a better idea of what it’s like to live so minimally. Who knows–this trend could become even more popular as the years go on, […]

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Don’t Sweat It! Your Simple Guide to Summer’s 8 Most Important Home Maintenance Tasks

Whether it’s busting out the pressure washer, cleaning your fridge or decluttering your lawn, these eight summer DIY projects are sure to keep you busy and engaged with the upkeep of your home. Resealing your deck and even power washing your driveway are suggested–meaning these tips are truly for those who are serious about maintaining […]

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