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Need it all on 1 Floor? Welcome to Walden Woods! Milford 01757 - 02/22/11 11:24 AM
Need to have it all on one floor? Can't find a ranch-style home? Welcome to Walden Woods! At Walden Woods we offer 2 ranch-style homes: Weathersfield - nearly 2,000 square feet of living space Mansfield - nearly 1,800 square feet of living space These duplex homes offer all the benefits of condominium living while still retaining the look and feel of single family homes. Complete with a 2-car garage, deck, and exclusive right to use lawn area, these brand-new condominiums offer high style at a reasonable price! Come take a look! Public open houses: Saturday/Sunday 12-3pm, or by appointment (508) (2 comments)
1. Investment - often the largest purchase a person will make and historically real estate increasesin value. 2. Keeps your cost of living under control - while economic conditions can drive up the cost of rent, a fixed mortgage freezes your monthly ownership expense. 3. Reduces your tax burden - mortgage interest, real estate taxes, and loan points are all deductible expenses. 4. Provides a source of credit - equity loans can help with college tuition, remodeling, or other necessary expenses. 5. Allows debt consolidation - refinancing at today's low interest (4 comments)
Buying vs. Renting - Is Now the Time to Buy? - 02/02/11 08:01 AM
Home ownership offers you a place to live as well as an opportunity to increase your net worth. A home gives you satisfaction and security.Can your stocks or bank accounts do that for you? It's a great time to buy a home! Via Virginia Cheezum, Northern Virginia, MD. & D.C. (RE/MAX ALLEGIANCE): Buying vs. Renting - Is Now the Time to Buy? Not sure whether now is the time to get off the fence and jump into home ownership? Well consider this. Money spent on rent is gone forever; money paid into a home of your own increases the equity in your property. (1 comments)
Staging Your Home For The Five Senses... - 02/01/11 08:34 PM
Staging is a key piece of marketing preparation to bring a house to market. Buyers respond positively to well-prepared homes. Taking the time to address the senses (as detailed below) will be rewarded! Via Phyllis Lerner, Realtor - Broker / Owner - Westchester County NY (William Raveis Legends Realty Group LLC): Today's sellers are on the hunt for creative ways to ramp up their marketing. It is a necessity in today's competitive and tough market to have several tricks up your sleeve. The idea is nothing new, but more and more sellers are beginning to discover finally the power of "staging." So, let's focus on staging (3 comments)
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