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From Fixtures to Appliances - Designing Your New Home
Posted on 01/19/2020
From Fixtures to Appliances - Designing Your New Home
Photo by Jean van der Meulen via Pixabay You are nearing the end of a building project when your general contractor reminds you that it will soon be time to finalize your lighting, fixtures and appliances. You have been looking and saving different ideas for months, so it seems it should be easy to make your final decisions...
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Choosing the Right Finishes for Your Home
Posted on 01/12/2020
Choosing the Right Finishes for Your Home
Image by Mike Gattorna from Pixabay The benefits of buying a luxury home that's under new construction include customizing it to fit your life and your family, and choosing your own finishes is a perfect way to achieve this goal. But which finishes will still maintain their beauty under the stress of busy families on the go? Which...
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When Should You Adjust Your Homebuying Timeline?
Posted on 01/05/2020
When Should You Adjust Your Homebuying Timeline?
If you have plans to buy a house as quickly as possible, it is important to maintain flexibility. That way, you can adjust your homebuying timeline at a moment's notice. Ultimately, there are many instances where you may need to modify your homebuying timeline, and these include: 1. You are struggling to identify your dream home. It generally is...
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Buying Remotely: From Commute Time to Neighborhood Crime
Posted on 12/29/2019
Buying Remotely: From Commute Time to Neighborhood Crime
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay It may be tempting, when buying a home remotely, to jump at the first great deal that fits your checklist. But, number of beds and baths aren't everything. Location matters, too. So does the school district if you have school-age children. Don't be afraid to delve deeply into a property that you're thinking...
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Tips for Choosing the Right A/C Unit
Posted on 12/22/2019
Tips for Choosing the Right A/C Unit
Photo by: Will Malott via Unsplash When it comes to buying things for the home, the air conditioning unit is not the most intriguing. But it is one of the essential components. Choosing the right A/C unit may be the difference between utmost comfort and sizzling heat. Determining the right type of air conditioning unit and how to...
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Add a Rain Chain to Your Garden
Posted on 12/15/2019
Add a Rain Chain to Your Garden
Image by Kaitong Yepoon from Shutterstock Rain in its due time is every gardener's dream. Saving and reusing rainwater is a great way to save resources for the garden. One way to collect rainwater and store it for future use is to install a rain chain. A decorative rain chain can be used in place of a downspout...
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Unique Flooring Options From Around the World
Posted on 12/08/2019
Unique Flooring Options From Around the World
Are you looking for some new and unique flooring options for your home? Check out this list of artistic, eye-catching and unique flooring options from around the globe. Roman Tile Floor The most luxurious homes during the Golden Age of Rome boasted floors that were a fantastic work of art. Tiny colored tiles were created with meticulous care...
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Home Selling Costs You Need to Know About
Posted on 12/01/2019
Home Selling Costs You Need to Know About
Selling a home usually requires various investments along the way. In fact, some of the most common house selling costs include: 1. Lawn Care Maintaining a neat, tidy lawn is crucial, particularly for a seller who wants to stir up significant interest in his or her residence. As such, it generally is a good idea to account for lawn...
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3 Reasons to Keep your Home Market Ready
Posted on 11/24/2019
3 Reasons to Keep your Home Market Ready
Photo by Agover via Pixabay You're not thinking of selling -- so why keep your home in market-ready shape? There are some excellent reasons for upgrading your home while you live there; keeping your house in good repair and in "ready to sell" condition benefits you in a variety of ways: Your own comfort: It's just more comfortable...
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Enhance Your Home Listing
Posted on 11/17/2019
Enhance Your Home Listing
Believe it or not, a home listing may make or break your ability to sell your residence. If your initial home listing fails to stir up interest from property buyers, there is no need to stress. In fact, there are many quick, easy ways to bolster a house listing. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help...
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Anticipate and Overcome Homebuying Hurdles
Posted on 11/10/2019
Anticipate and Overcome Homebuying Hurdles
The homebuying process may prove to be challenging, particularly for individuals who fail to anticipate potential problems. Lucky for you, we're here to help you identify and address homebuying hurdles before they escalate. Now, let's take a look at three tips to ensure you can seamlessly anticipate and overcome homebuying hurdles. 1. Learn About the Housing Market The real...
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19 S Ann Street, Baltimore, MD 21231 now has a new price of $258,000!
Posted on 11/07/2019
19 S Ann Street, Baltimore, MD 21231 now has a new price of $258,000!
Priced to sell, with a $2,000 closing credit, this lovely, elegant, 3 story, 3 bedroom, 2 bath home is completely renovated and just recently upgraded throughout. Upgrades include new: decks (2nd and 3rd floors); fixtures and fans; bathroom upgrades; paint; carpet; etc. 3rd floor, private Master Suite includes a large bedroom, sitting room/den, en suite bath, and deck. 2nd floor has a laundry room, two large bedrooms and a second bath, as well as a large second deck. 1st floor has a fenced in private, urban patio oasis, a large eat-in kitchen, a separate dining area, and a spacious living room. Located conveniently near Fells Point...
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