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A Message To Our Clients

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At The Shannon Jones Team, serving our clients and the community is our highest priority.  During this time of global and economic uncertainty and recent orders from the city and state, we want to share how we will be doing that. We are here for our clients: There are a lot of online and social groups offering services and help.  …

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Things To Consider When Working From Home

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Whether you’ve worked from home before, or the shutdowns around Covid-19 have you working from home now, there are ways to help yourself (and your company) continue to be productive.  Many of us are used to the routine that comes along with preparing every morning for work, eating lunch at the same time, attending regular meetings, and working in offices …

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Ways To Support Local Businesses During Quarantine

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As more people practice social distancing across the country, small businesses will feel the impact. Already, restaurants around the country have closed indefinitely due to dwindling business associated with the coronavirus outbreak. Long Beach is especially supportive of local businesses, from restaurants to farmers markets to retail locations across the city. But, with the increased caution around public spaces, how can …

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Cleaning for Coronavirus

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There has been a significant amount of concern raised recently about COVID-19, a relatively recently discovered disease caused by a type of virus known as a coronavirus. A lot is still unknown about the virus and the disease that it causes, and this is causing some people a great deal of anxiety. Major conferences and events are being canceled, people …

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The Present And Future Of Smart Homes

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In today’s world, everything is becoming “smart.” We have smartphones, smartwatches, and now, smart homes. But what makes a home “smart”? At the moment, we have access to many electronic devices that make our home lives easier, but what will the smart homes of the future bring? With this technology increasing at lightning speed, the options for future smart homes …

Using Your Tax Refund As A Down Payment

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If you’re looking to buy a home in 2020, have you thought about putting your tax refund toward a down payment? Homeownership may be one step closer than you think if you spend your dollars wisely this year. Based on data released by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Americans can expect an estimated average refund of $2,962 when filing their taxes this year. The map below shows the …

12 Thanksgiving Decoration Ideas for Your Home

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Thanksgiving is a joyous time of year. A time to reflect on the past year and the blessings in our lives. Make sure your home is decorated for all the festivities. From simple crafts to natural decor, we have 12 festive Thanksgiving decorations for you to try this year. 1. Cornucopia Of course, we have to start with the classics. …

New Year’s Resolutions For Your Home

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8 Tips to Make Your Home Ready for the New Year It’s that time of year again where everyone starts making grand New Year’s resolutions that they can’t really keep. A  great place to start making a positive change is in your home. When it comes to New Year’s resolutions for your home there are a few goals you can …

Understanding HERO Financing

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You almost certainly have had home improvement companies call or knock on your door,  promoting energy-efficient products and or improvements, some of them suggesting you use the HERO program to pay for those improvements. Certainly adding solar panels and saving money on energy bills sounds like a great idea! Yet there are many ways to pay for solar — from …