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Have you taken an insurance inventory of your home lately?

Insurance: It’s the one thing that every homeowner has and hopes they never need. To make sure you’re always prepared, experts recommend that you keep a complete home inventory on hand. State Farm says that a home inventory can help expedite an insurance claim after...

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The dangers of overpricing a property

It’s said you never get a second chance to make a first impression. That’s especially true when it comes to pricing your home for sale. One mistake you don’t want to make: overpricing it. What are the dangers of overpricing a home? Pricing a home too high can stall...

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How color psychology can help sell your home

We use color to describe our emotions: she’s feeling blue, he’s red-faced, we're green with envy. Researches say that colors play into human psychology and can even impact how we react to what we see, and what we want to buy. How can color psychology help you sell...

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How often do people sell a home?

Did you know that homeowners are now living in their homes 50 percent longer than they did in 2007? The National Association of Realtors says the average U.S. homeowner sells a home once every nine years. Previously, it was more frequently: once every six years. This...

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What are buyers looking for in a neighborhood?

In real estate, location is paramount. And for many buyers, proximity to work and public transportation are key factors in the selection of a neighborhood. According to a recent study of consumer housing trends, nearly half of all buyers want to be close to public...

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5 things every home seller must do

If you’ve been thinking about selling your home, you probably have tons of questions. Is this the right time to sell? What’s the best way to start? How long will it take? What does it really cost? Your home is your biggest asset and you have a lot invested in it, both...

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