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Staging Your Home for the Best Sale - 01/30/12 05:10 PM
With a large amount of homes still on the market, you should consider staging your home for the best sale opportunity. Staging your home can be a good sales niche, especially if there are a number of homes for sale in your area. Competition can be tough in the real estate market. However, you can have the upper-hand on the competition with low-cost repairs and home staging. Examine your home The latest Inman News reports show many home sellers can find areas of their home that need more attention. Home sellers can do these small repairs and forgo a (0 comments)
Tips for Making Your Home Feel Bigger - 01/23/12 07:02 PM
In today’s market, it is important to make use of each square foot of your home. Therefore, making your home feel bigger will be a very nice selling point when you’re ready to move on. You can make your home feel bigger without actually making it bigger. For just a few hundred to a few thousand dollars you can live bigger. Dining room space – Cost $500 to $2,000 If you have a eat-in-kitchen, you probably use the dining room for special occasions only. This makes the dining room an ideal spot for a multi-tasking room. You can install doors, add (0 comments)
Hot Trends for Bathroom Remodeling in 2012 - 01/09/12 04:14 PM
By: Jamie GoldbergPublished: January 9, 2012 From toilets that double as sound systems to water-conserving spa experiences, here’s what’s trendy for bathroom improvements for 2012. Trend #1: Conservation rules All around the country, water reserves are stressed. In response, regional governments are implementing conservation measures. As a result, there are likely to be new regulations that’ll affect your construction or remodeling plans. Here’s what to watch for: Your new toilet will have a lower flush-per-gallon rating than the one that’s in there now. Consider a dual-flush version or any low-flow toilet coming on the market that meets your style preferences. (1 comments)
Adding Value to Your Home's Resale Price - 01/02/12 03:44 PM
Now that it’s 2012, it’s time to get a head start on selling your home. Tax season will be upon us in no time now, which leaves an opening for many homeowners to do minor upgrades and home improvements. There are several upgrades that can be done to add more value to your home's resale price to help it sell for more and faster than others in your area. How much is your home worth right now before upgrades? The market value of your home is only one important factor on a list of financial decisions you will make throughout your (0 comments)
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