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Posted on 11/22/2020
Protect Your Windows During a Hurricane
Photo by Jametlene Reskp on Unsplash While the hurricane season may still be a couple of seasons away, now is a great time to start thinking about how best to protect your home in the event of a hurricane, tornado, or similar high wind storm situation. During high wind situations, windows can easily become broken as a result...
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Posted on 11/19/2020
Video Tour - 3602 Silver Spruce Circle, Burtonsville, MD 20866
Welcome! to this lovely, MOVE-IN READY, updated 3BR, 2.5BA townhome on a quiet street in the Silverwood community of Burtonsville! New roof, 2019 and custom closets. Freshly painted with new flooring throughout, the main living/dining area opens to a large deck with access to and overlooking the yard below; newer appliances in the eat-in kitchen; and a main level powder room. There is a small front porch/patio protected by mature landscaping in the front yard. The finished basement features a wood-burning fireplace (think: rec room, den, office, school room) in a large sun-lit room with its own access to the private, fenced-in back yard;...
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Posted on 11/19/2020
3602 Silver Spruce Circle, Burtonsville, MD 20866 is now new to the market!
Welcome! to this lovely, MOVE-IN READY, updated 3BR, 2.5BA townhome on a quiet street in the Silverwood community of Burtonsville! New roof, 2019 and custom closets. Freshly painted with new flooring throughout, the main living/dining area opens to a large deck with access to and overlooking the yard below; newer appliances in the eat-in kitchen; and a main level powder room. There is a small front porch/patio protected by mature landscaping in the front yard. The finished basement features a wood-burning fireplace (think: rec room, den, office, school room) in a large sun-lit room with its own access to the private, fenced-in back yard;...
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Posted on 11/15/2020
Why Should a Buyer Purchase Your Residence?
As a home seller, it is important to make your house a must-have for buyers. Otherwise, your home may linger on the real estate market for an extended period of time. Worst of all, you may struggle to optimize your house sale earnings. Ultimately, there are lots of things you can do to make your house an attractive option...
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Posted on 11/08/2020
Is Your Home a Must-Buy?
Your ultimate goal as a home seller is to make your residence as desirable as possible to potential buyers. If you transform your house into a must-buy, you could reap the benefits of a quick, profitable home selling experience. To better understand how to enhance your residence before you list it, let's take a look at three tips to...
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Posted on 11/01/2020
Why a Home Inspection is a Good Idea
Image by Shahid Abdullah from Pixabay A home inspection is a service that’s usually paid for by the buyer in a real estate transaction, and you have the option to forgo this when you’re purchasing a house. In almost every situation, however, real estate agents recommend getting a home inspection. Here’s why an inspection is so important. What...
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Posted on 10/25/2020
Looking for a Real Estate Investment? Location Is Key!
Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels Investing in real estate can be quite lucrative, but only with one caveat. In order to make your real estate investments successful, you must keep location in mind. Yes, it may sound cliche, but the location is still a critical consideration when purchasing real estate because it has a direct impact on...
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Posted on 10/18/2020
What Should be on Your Home Buying Checklist?
Regardless of when or where you search for a house, a home buying checklist is essential. With this checklist in hand, you can quickly and effortlessly discover a residence that suits you perfectly. Now, let's take a look at three factors to incorporate into your home buying checklist. 1. Your Home Buying Timeline Account for how much time is...
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Posted on 10/11/2020
Multi-Generational Homes: A Real Estate Trend
Photo by Craig Adderley from Pexels Housing design has undergone significant changes in the past few decades, with open concepts and flexible living arrangements quickly taking over. Such designs reflect, in part, the increased prevalence of multi-generational families, in which family members of all ages live together. Why Today's Residents Love Multi-Generational Arrangements During the Great Recession, the...
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Posted on 10/04/2020
Tips for Homebuyers: Learn About the Local Housing Market
An informed homebuyer may be better equipped than others to enjoy a successful property buying experience. In fact, an informed homebuyer likely will understand the ins and outs of the local housing market – something that could make it simple for this individual to discover a great residence at a budget-friendly price. Ultimately, it helps to review the local...
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Posted on 09/27/2020
Craving Small Town Life? Check out These Up-and-Coming Communities
Photo by Christian Heitz via Pexels Sometimes, small town life is just what you crave. If you’re considering a move and want a community with that feel, there are several in the East Coast that deliver it beautifully. From New York to Pennsylvania, here are some of the top small towns that you need to see for yourself....
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Posted on 09/20/2020
How an Attorney Helps Guide You Through a Real Estate Closing
Photo by Rafa Bordes via Pixabay Real estate closings could be quite simple at one end of the spectrum or very difficult at the other end. In most cases, you will need to understand the legal ramifications of signing several documents, including the note, mortgage, transfer of title, mineral rights, title insurance and tax documents. If your closing...
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