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Posted on 11/29/2020
Commuting and Homeownership: Is It Worth It?
Photo by Monkey Business Images via Shutterstock Homeownership is a marvelous thing. Many folks go to extraordinary lengths to make it happen for their household. One thing that makes ownership difficult is affordability in the same locale as your employment. When that's the case, many potential buyers begin searching outside their comfortable commuting radius to find an affordable...
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Posted on 11/25/2020
Another Property Sold - 1 Sundale Place, Scarsdale, NY 10583
Pool, privacy and property! Exceptional young Colonial in the Edgemont school district located on a premier cul-de-sac street with a gorgeous heated salt water Wagner pool with hot tub set on a beautiful level 3/4 acre with mature landscaping and specimen plantings. The fabulous cook's kitchen with high-end appliances, island and breakfast bar opens to an expansive family room with stone fireplace and also leads to the gorgeous patio and pool. This home has other spectacular highlights: luxurious master bedroom suite with two walk-in closets and updated master bath, first floor bedroom and bath, generator, unbelievable bonus/guest suite with...
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Posted on 11/22/2020
First-Time Homebuyers: Common Mistakes
Photo by Avi Waxman on Unsplash Many people view purchasing property as a long-term goal, some see it as a rite of passage. Either way, buying a home for the first time can be an incredibly stressful experience. Those who are going through this process for the first time might be worried about making mistakes that may leave...
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Posted on 11/15/2020
Design a Functional Potting Bench
Photo by Neslihan Gunaydin on Unsplash If you're like most homeowners who enjoy cultivating an attractive yard and garden space and perhaps even providing some tasty treats for the family table, you probably appreciate tools and amenities designed to make your gardening chores easier and more enjoyable. Many home gardeners make do with whatever available surfaces that happen...
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Posted on 11/08/2020
3 Easy Home Improvement Ideas
Image by ZandersDirect from Pixabay Home improvement is something we all strive for, but many of us never really follow through with completing that goal. With the hectic lives that we live, it’s hard to find time to make those important upgrades to your home. However, home improvement doesn’t always have to be hard and time-consuming. Add Some...
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Posted on 11/01/2020
Things to Remember about Missed Mortgage Payments
Photo by: NeONBRAND via Unsplash Missing a mortgage payment is not the end of the world. Many lenders are more than ready to work out a payment plan if you’re going through a rough patch or budgetary crisis. However, you may end up doing more harm than good to your credit and home ownership if you don’t contact...
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Posted on 10/27/2020
Another Property Sold - 735 Kappock Street #4F, Bronx, NY 10463
Must see! A large, beautifully renovated Spuyten Duyvil Jr4 one bedroom, 1 bath apartment with park views. Located next to Henry Hudson Park for a very quiet and serene living experience. A large living room, dining area, freshly painted, hardwood floors have been refinished and a windowed bathroom with an oversized bedroom with a terrace. Parking garage is waitlisted. Metro North Rail station nearby. Part time doorman, bike storage. Express and local buses nearby with access to the 1, 4, and A trains. Shopping area close by. Move in ready...
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Posted on 10/25/2020
Tips for Buyers: Plan for a Home Showing
A home showing is a key part of the property buying journey. As such, it helps to plan ahead for a house showing as much as possible. Because if you enter a home showing with a plan in place, you can use this event to help you determine whether a residence is right for you. Now, let's take a...
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Posted on 10/18/2020
Should You Tailor Your Home Search to Your Budget?
For those who want to simplify the homebuying process, crafting a budget is ideal. Because if you tailor your house search to your finances, you can eliminate the risk of spending beyond your means to acquire your dream residence. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you budget for the homebuying journey. 1. Analyze Your Financial...
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Posted on 10/11/2020
Reduce the Time It Takes to Find Your Dream House
For those who want to conduct a successful home search, it is important to plan ahead as much as you can. Fortunately, there are lots of things you can do to get ready to pursue your dream home and speed up your house search. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you reduce the time it...
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Posted on 10/04/2020
How to Make the Best Impression on Home Buyers
Although all home buyers have different tastes, expectations, and preferences, there are several things you as a home seller can do to make your home more appealing. Three priorities worth keeping in mind are spaciousness (or, at least, the appearance of it), brightness, and cleanliness. Whether your home is a compact cottage or a large colonial, a feeling of...
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Posted on 09/27/2020
The Dangers of Setting the Price Too High
Photo by Billion Photos via Shutterstock When homeowners start thinking about selling, the first thing they want to know is, “How much can I sell my house for?” Your real estate agent's task is determining the fair market value with a range of prices from low to high. The spread between the two values typical is not large...
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