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Posted on 10/25/2020
Hanging Flower Baskets that Last
Photo by PublicDomainPictures via Pixabay Hanging baskets add personal enjoyment as well as curb appeal to any home. If you're the creative type, you may prefer to make your own rather than purchase ready-made hanging baskets from home and garden retailers. However, DIY hanging baskets sometimes fail to thrive. The following tips and tricks help ensure that your...
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Posted on 10/18/2020
5 Digital Organization Tools for Buying or Selling a Home
Image by edar from Pixabay In today's virtual world, the vast majority of people are using apps and software to stay organized and keep their goals moving forward, including selling or buying a home. Fortunately, there are a ton of great tools available to help you stay on top of your real estate transactions. Here's a quick look...
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Posted on 10/11/2020
Setting the Fair Market Value
Image by Andrey Popov from Shutterstock The term "fair market value" is the price at which an interested but not desperate buyer is willing to buy and a motivated but not distressed seller is willing to sell on the open market in your location. The set value depends on recently sold similar-sized homes with like amenities, upgrades, and...
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Posted on 10/04/2020
Sources of Funding for Home Buyers
Photo by TheDigitalWay via Pixabay Looking to buy your first home? Unless you have a couple hundred thousand in the bank, a rich family member or a winning lottery ticket, you’re going to have to borrow money. TV ads suggest it’s as easy as clicking your phone, and in some cases it might be, but you should know...
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Posted on 09/27/2020
What Home Buyers Want in 2020
Photo by Gerd Altmann via Pixabay Energy Efficiency As home buyers become younger and younger, energy-efficient structures become more popular. According to the National Association of Home Builders, the most sought-after green features in a home include: Energy-Star rated windows and appliances. Toilets that conserve water. Tankless water heaters. Solar panels. Extra insulation. Triple-paned glass in windows and...
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Posted on 09/21/2020
3416 Lost Lake Court, Franktown, CO 80116 now has a new price of $388,000!
STUNNING 2.86 ACRE VIEW LOT IN FRANKTOWN, located in the highly desired community of Legacy Pines! For an AERIAL TOUR, pictures and more information, please visit our property website at https://listing.colorfulvirtualtours.com/bt/3416_Lost_Lake_Court.html. Legacy Pines is an exclusive rural residential development located in Douglas County featuring spacious home sites, spectacular mountain views, and nearly 203 acres of open space. Legacy Pines is located just East of Castle Rock and minutes South of Parker, allowing convenient access to shopping, schools, parks, and the I-25 corridor, while maintaining the appeal of an estate home on...
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Posted on 09/21/2020
3416 Lost Lake Court, Franktown, CO 80116 now has a new price of $388,000!
STUNNING 2.86 ACRE VIEW LOT IN FRANKTOWN, located in the highly desired community of Legacy Pines! For an AERIAL TOUR, pictures and more information, please visit our property website at https://listing.colorfulvirtualtours.com/bt/3416_Lost_Lake_Court.html. Legacy Pines is an exclusive rural residential development located in Douglas County featuring spacious home sites, spectacular mountain views, and nearly 203 acres of open space. Legacy Pines is located just East of Castle Rock and minutes South of Parker, allowing convenient access to shopping, schools, parks, and the I-25 corridor, while maintaining the appeal of an estate home on...
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Posted on 09/20/2020
What to Do If a Home Seller Rejects Your Offer to Purchase
If a seller rejects your offer to purchase his or her house, there is no need to panic. At this point, there are many things you can do, including: 1. Craft a New Offer to Purchase If at first you don't succeed, try again. Remember, if you find your dream house but your initial offer to purchase is rejected,...
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Posted on 09/13/2020
Home Improvements That Attract Prospective Buyers
Photo by Laura Shaw via Pixabay 4 Improvements That Increase the Value of Your Home Home improvement projects add useability, beauty and convenience to your house, and those characteristics make the house more desirable to potential buyers. If you’re considering a home improvement project, here are four that will increase the value of your home. 1. An Addition...
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Posted on 09/06/2020
How to Save On Moving Costs
Photo by Nina Garman via Pixabay Moving into a new home can be a very exciting experience. From getting to know new people to starting a new job, it can all be a very enjoyable transition. However, there are some aspects of moving that many people don’t really enjoy. And the biggest factor of all is the money...
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Posted on 08/30/2020
3 Homebuying Costs You Need to Know About
If you plan to purchase a house in the foreseeable future, it generally is a good idea to plan ahead for all of your potential homebuying costs. That way, you can secure the funds you need to purchase your dream house. Now, let's take a look at three costs that every homebuyer needs to consider during the property buying...
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Posted on 08/23/2020
Which Voice-Controlled Devices Should You Consider?
Photo by Andrey Bryzgalov via Shutterstock We’ve learned to use voice controls in our cars for hands-free calling, but what about in our homes? Alexa, Google Assistant, Echo and Siri are for more than simply using your voice to switch on the lights or control the temperature. Here are more ways to control your home with the sound...
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