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Curb Appeal for your Front Entryway
Posted on 10/20/2019
Curb Appeal for your Front Entryway
Photo by James Balensiefen via Unsplash An outdoor entrance that provides an attractive, welcoming appearance not only has the ability to enhance the curb appeal of your property, it also makes household residents and visitors with a warm visual reception to your home. You probably already know that hanging baskets and planters brimming with blooming flowers provide vibrant...
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Can You Afford a Second Residence?
Posted on 10/13/2019
Can You Afford a Second Residence?
If you have always wanted to own a second home in the mountains, near the beach or just about anywhere else, now may be the ideal time to transform your dream into a reality. The housing market offers many opportunities for property buyers – even those who already own a residence. If you understand what it takes to navigate...
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Love Your Laundry Room
Posted on 10/06/2019
Love Your Laundry Room
If you’ve lived in an apartment for any time at all, one of the biggest wishes in your new home is for in-home laundry facilities. However, when you have a large family, a busy lifestyle, and lots of clothes to care for, that wish gets bigger - you want the perfect laundry room. You dream of front-loading side-by-side...
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Setting Your Home Up for Daytime Sleeping
Posted on 09/29/2019
Setting Your Home Up for Daytime Sleeping
In today’s world, a more significant number of people work non-standard schedules. These new schedules can be anything from weekends and early mornings to completely nocturnal. Most alternative lifestyles are easy to plan for and work well with standard home designs, but overnight living requires some extra design work and planning. This article contains some tips to make...
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Simple Ways to Enhance Your Home's Marketability
Posted on 09/22/2019
Simple Ways to Enhance Your Home's Marketability
Making a good first impression on prospective home buyers is the key to getting your house sold within a relatively short period of time. Once your house is on the market, you'll want to make sure any major flaws, aesthetic issues, and potential buyer turnoffs have been fully addressed before the first prospects walk through your front door. Although...
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How to Pack Fragile Items for Your Big Move
Posted on 09/15/2019
How to Pack Fragile Items for Your Big Move
Something that can cause anxiety when packing fragile items for a move is the fear of them being shattered in transit. Fragile items can be so delicate that just a simple shake will end up getting them cracked, or entirely broken. Your Great-Aunt Mildred's Heirloom China is too cherished to be toyed with, while your wedding day champagne...
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Essential Questions to Ask Before You Invest in Real estate
Posted on 09/08/2019
Essential Questions to Ask Before You Invest in Real estate
Regardless of the kind of investment model you are considering, it is crucial that you think about some questions before venturing into real estate as an investment portfolio. Before you commit your hard-earned money, here are the questions that you must be able to answer: Do you have the expertise and time for full-participatory investment or would it...
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How to Have Fun on Your Family Road Trip
Posted on 09/01/2019
How to Have Fun on Your Family Road Trip
So, the family trip this year requires a road trip. The thought of everyone packed in the car or van for hours may cause some anxiety, but it doesn’t have to. These hours on the road can be an opportunity to build family bonds and create one-of-a-kind memories that you all will be talking about years from now....
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True Values at the Dollar Store
Posted on 08/25/2019
True Values at the Dollar Store
The wide variety you can find at the bargain dollar stores may be a treasure hunt or a total waste of your money. When it comes to choosing those items that are worth a quick trip to the store; experience is a good teacher. You could also ask your friends who shop at dollar stores what they have...
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What to Expect After You List a Florida Luxury Home
Posted on 08/18/2019
What to Expect After You List a Florida Luxury Home
Once you list your Florida luxury home, there is no guarantee your residence will generate interest from buyers. However, if you craft a Sunshine State luxury house selling strategy, you may be better equipped than ever before to streamline the home selling journey. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you get your luxury house ready...
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Choosing a Home Security System
Posted on 08/11/2019
Choosing a Home Security System
One of the critical steps towards ensuring that your home is adequately secured is choosing a home security system. A home security system is vital because it is a way of protecting the family from danger. There are various factors you need to consider before deciding on the right home security system. An excellent option is to go...
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Another Property Sold - 125 NE 128th St, North Miami, FL 33161
Posted on 08/06/2019
Another Property Sold - 125 NE 128th St, North Miami, FL 33161
Charming Mid-Century 3/2 with beautiful garden view and wonderful landscaping. Bright and Spacious Living area with updated kitchen, stainless steel appliances, and Quartz counter-tops. Terrazzo and oak wood floors throughout Hurricane impact doors and windows CAT 5 rated. French doors lead to the back yard with wood deck and canopy for...
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