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Five Ways to Find Extra Money for a Down Payment

To purchase a home, you need to have a balance of good credit, manageable debt, stable income and sufficient savings. Maintaining a balance between these four categories is challenging enough on its own, never mind coming up with enough cash…

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Redfin Housing Demand Index Continued Record Climb in January

The Redfin Housing Demand Index increased 6.5 percent from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted level of 130 in January. This marks the highest level recorded since January 2013, the first month measured by the Redfin Demand Index. The…

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Six Major Mistakes Buyers Make in a Seller’s Market

The real estate market often fluctuates, making it tough to predict whether the market will favor buyers or sellers when it’s your turn to buy. Buyers in a seller’s market can get what they want, but they need to bring their “A”…

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Popular Curb Appeal Trends for 2017

Never underestimate the importance of a first impression. A curbside face-lift is money well-spent, whether you’re preparing to sell your house, to increase its equity-value or just for your own pleasure. Here, some new ideas and trends from RISMedia on…

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How to Make Your Home More Appealing to Millennials

Younger buyers make up a considerable chunk of the real estate market. That’s why it’s smart to start looking into making your home more “millennial-friendly” when you decide you’re going to sell. According to Redfin, here’s what the next generation of…

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A Fresh Smell Can Lead to a Sold Home

While everyone loves the aroma of a wonderfully prepared meal and clean laundry, scents such as pet and cooking odor are not all that appealing…especially if you’re trying to sell your home. Here, some tips from Inman.com to help offset…

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What You Can Learn from an Open House

There are plenty of reasons to attend open houses, whether or not you are looking to buy. Here, Houzz offers eight reasons to check out those weekend open houses near you. Get to know your local housing market before you…

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