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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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Over the years, there have been many changes in style, technology, and function of windows. When deciding whether to repair or replace your existing windows, begin by considering their age and condition. As well, poorly designed, constructed and placed windows can cost money through heat or cooling loss. If your home is more than 30 years old and still has the original windows, chances are your windows are not keeping you as warm or as cool as well-placed and installed newer models. But, there are measures you can take to (1 comments)
Numerous people are likely going to spend a considerable amount of time browsing through your home while it is on the market. If you are living in the home while it is for sale, your personal things will be on show too and potential buyers might look through drawers and other items that are inside your home. Your privacy and security may become an issue when showing your home, so it is important to consider all your options before you welcome someone into your home. For many individuals, (14 comments)
In her new one-bedroom loft in the lakeshore neighbourhood, Sarah enjoys a stunning city view. By focusing on what she was creating in her new space instead of what she was giving up, she was not only able to simplify her lifestyle but found new ways to use some of her most prized possessions. Less square footage doesn't necessarily equate to less living. Sarah said while entertaining a small group of friends in here stunning city view location within walking distance of her workplace and health club (0 comments)
shah ahmed: Mortgage Talk - Which Mortgage Should I Choose? - 08/08/10 02:10 AM
Mortgage Talk - Which Mortgage Should I Choose? Choosing the right mortgage is as important a decision as choosing the right home. Getting the best deal on a mortgage loan can minimize your monthly payments and maximize the value of the investment you have made in your home. There are many different types of mortgage loans available to home buyers today, and it is important to understand the differences, advantages and disadvantages of each type of mortgage loan. There are several elements of a loan that should be analyzed. While one of these elements may suggest one type (0 comments)
shah ahmed: Owning a Home is better then Renting. By Shah Ahmed. Re/max Saskatoon - 11/11/09 11:28 PM
So, you've just become a new homeowner, or you're thinking of becoming one..... now, what is it going to cost to maintain it? First, there's the one per cent rule, which claims that normal maintenance on a home is about one per cent of the value of the home per year. This means that a $250,000 home would cost about $2,500 per year to maintain. This would cover normal replacement of worn out components such as a failed water tank one year, roof repair another year, and the furnace the next. Then there's the three per cent rule; some experts say that home buyers (0 comments)
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.