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Garage sales can be a great way to get rid of clutter - and earn a little extra cash - before you sell your home. But make sure the timing is right. Garage sales can take on a life of their own, and it might not be the best use of your energy right before putting your home on the market. Follow t...
All you really need to know when you're buying a home is how much the closing costs will be and how much your monthly mortgage payment will be, right? Wrong!When you consider the myriad of expenses involved with any real estate transaction - title, inspections, escrow, realtor/broker/lender fees ...
Did You Know?Your mortgage lender may run a second credit report just prior to closing. Red flags that appear in this credit report can disqualify you for the mortgage loan. Your actions after receiving lender approval for a mortgage loan can disqualify you for the loan. A mortgage loan is condi...
"It's a small world, but I wouldn't want to have to paint it." Steven Wright What is the fastest way to brighten a room, sharpen décor, and make a room look like new? You guessed it! It's a fresh coat of paint. That's the tried and true method for a quick makeover. When it's time to paint, can ...
With current mortgage rates so low, this would be a great time to get out of your apartment and buy a home! I've been helping first-time homebuyers since 2005 and I'd love the chance to discuss the options available to you. I can also put you in touch with a mortgage lender who can give you a gre...
Buying bank owned propertiesThere is a lot of interest in buying bank owned properties these days. A lot of information, some good and some bad, is floating around about the subject. Often the information offered is for sale, with the promise that you can make a lot of money with little effort ...
Our website at http://www.dallas.remax-georgia.com has up-to-the-minute real estate news. I wanted to write to share with you some of our favorite other sites for local news, sports, business and weather, as well as some of our favorite utilities that make web browsing more productive. For local...
Much has changed in the world of real estate in recent years. The influence of Internet technologies has given buyers and sellers new ways to come together. If you've been through the home buying process before, it's more important than ever to pick the right real estate professional. In the pre...
"He was a bold man that first ate an oyster." Jonathan Swift Many accidents are caused when children get into things they don't understand. Electricity is one of those dangers. Precautions can help a lot. For example, did you know that you could insert an ordinary key ring through the holes in a...
A farmer had some puppies he needed to sell. He painted a sign advertising the 4 pups. And set about nailing it to a post on the edge of his yard. As he was driving the last nail into the post, he felt a tug on his overalls. He looked down into the eyes of a little boy. "Mister," he said, "I...