Increase Your Home’s Value with These Simple Tips

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Getting ready to list your home on the market, or just want to make some value-adding improvements? When done well, simple renovations or additions can make a significant impact on your home’s overall value. Better yet, many fool-proof improvements can be cost-effective and easily modified to fit any budget. But where to begin? When contemplating improvements or renovations, it’s important …

Selling Your Home in the Summer

Six Tips for Selling Your Home in the Summer

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Summer is a time of year everyone has reason to look forward to – warmer temperatures, backyard barbecues, and long-overdue vacations are well-worth the anticipation, especially after the previous year. But homeowners looking to sell might feel some hesitation as the summer months roll in, given the season is not the most popular time of year to place a home …

Add Value by Making Your Home Energy Efficient

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Did you know that if you maximize the energy efficiency of your home, that you can can actually cut annual utility bills in half? Let´s start by breaking down what you´re actually paying to the power company every month. If we take as a starting point the national averages from the U.S. Department of Energy, nearly half – 44 percent …

Preparing to Sell Your Home

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Is it time to move on from your current home and sell?  If so, here are some things that will make the selling process go a lot smoother. Are you ready? Before you make any big decisions, make sure you and your family are really ready to sell. Determine if selling is a good financial move by looking at your …