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Title InsuranceWho Owns What? Owning a home is one of the most important parts of the American dream, but having the deed to a piece of land does not necessarily mean the property is yours free and clear. Other people may have certain prior rights or claims that your deed will not erase. Such ri...
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Understanding Your Homeowner's Insurance...before it may be too late. For nearly all consumers, owning a home represents a large investment. But suppose your home is vandalized or damaged by a storm? Weather related damage has happen twice to me personally. Having insurance can protect you from ...
Can a Comparative Market Analysis Help You? To get the most accurate estimate of how much you should list your property for, your real estate agent can provide you with a Comparative Market Analysis (CMA). A CMA is an informal estimate of market value, based on sales of comparable properties in ...
Making the Move Easier: Explain clearly to the children why the move is necessary. Familiarize the children with the new area with maps, photographs or the daily newspaper. Describe advantages of the new location that the child might appreciate such as having their own room, a new playground, a ...
Get Your Budget in GearHow to Create a Household Budget Many people spend their income without any planning and end up broke before month's-end. Then, they borrow to make ends meet and wind up with more problems because they fail to repay their debts promptly. Obviously, this is not a prudent wa...
How to Create a Smooth Move for Your Family Moving to a new community may be one of the most stress-producing experiences a family faces. Frequent moves or even a single move can be especially hard on children and adolescents. Studies show children who move frequently are more likely to have pro...
Paint to Sell: Painting Tips to Ensure a Quick Home Sale No matter how much you rearrange or decorate a room, nothing affects appearance like a fresh coat of paint. When you enter a house, your eye may be drawn to little decorative touches, but all the staging in the world will fall flat if your...
Homes were priced around $258,878. Compared this to $249,565 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +4%. The national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.31%; for the 15 year fixed rate 3.36%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 ye...