Remodeling for Resale

Remodeling for Resale

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It’s natural to want to improve your living space. Pride of home ownership and the creative freedom that comes with it can be a source of motivation for remodels, renovations, and additions. But if you ever plan on selling, you may want to exercise caution so that you don’t create a property so uniquely you it doesn’t appeal to potential …

Does Your Fireplace Add Value or Just Mess?

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With the weather cooling across the country, the fireplace is again enjoying a rise to prominence in the home, warming hands and adding a bit of charm to the autumn evenings. For many of us, it adds a feeling of home no matter where you are, and as it turns out, it adds a lot of appeal for home buyers as well. The …


Schools and Your Home Value

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Here’s a simple truth: the quality of the schools close to you can have a big effect on your home’s value. Every day, parents all across the US search for homes that will put their kids (current and future alike!) into education programs that will help them take on challenges and build careers of their own. A Few Facts A …

Show Me Home Search App

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Finally, a home search app with 100% accurate data has arrived! Yes, it’s free! After hearing complaints from home searchers who found a home they loved online, and then discovered the home wasn’t actually for sale anymore, we decided to develop an app with 100% accurate data. What does this mean exactly? It means that you will never be frustrated looking at …

Home Equity: You May Have More Than You Think

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Do you know how much your home  is really worth and how much equity you have? CoreLogic recently released their 2015 2nd Quarter Equity Report which revealed that 759,000 properties had regained equity in the last quarter. That means that 91% of all mortgaged properties (approximately 45.9 million) are now in a positive equity position. Anand Nallathambi, president and CEO of …