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Posted on 03/07/2021
Which Home Improvements Add the Most Value to a Home
Photo by bidvine via Pixabay Some home projects and improvements can't wait - a leaking hot water heater or a water damaged floor need to be replaced right away. Other, planned renovations and upgrades are optional. Consider not only your current needs, but the potential impact of any large planned upgrade on your home's value before you proceed....
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Posted on 02/28/2021
Are You Eligible for a Rural Loan?
Photo by Pete Linforth via Pixabay Vacant land is a hot commodity – especially for builders. If you’re searching for a home, you may find one in an area that’s growing in population but still offers great lots. Interestingly enough, these areas that look like thriving cities could be zoned in an area deemed “rural.” If so, you...
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Posted on 02/26/2021
Another Property Sold - 10 Ministerial Drive, Merrimack, NH 03054
Welcome home to 10 Ministerial Drive. This home has more space then you will ever need. Enter through the front door and to your left is your formal living room with large windows allowing the light to shine in. Off the living room is your formal dining room. Enter your open concept kitchen/eating area/family room which is great for entertaining! Plenty of sunlight here as well with the sliders to the deck. Head upstairs to your master bedroom with master bath. Master is large enough for a sitting area as well. Huge walk in closet that is every woman's dream. Three large bedrooms and another full bath complete the second floor. ...
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Posted on 02/21/2021
Steps to Take Immediately Following a Flood
Photo by Pete Linforth via Pixabay Floods can be devastating. Not only do they damage many of your personal belongings, but they can also lead to devastating problems with your home. The good news is, you can make the process easier by following a few steps in the immediate aftermath of a home flood. Contact Your Insurance Company...
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Posted on 02/14/2021
Tips for Handling Emergencies in the Home
Photo by Jan Mallander via Pixabay When you’re a new homeowner in a new community, you don’t always know how to handle unforeseen emergencies. Before that day arrives, take the time to learn your community so that a minor issue doesn’t become a major catastrophe. Handling Household Emergencies Whether it’s a burst pipe or a broken window, household...
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Posted on 02/07/2021
DIY: 4 Walkways to Boost Curb Appeal
Photo by Craig Tidball on Unsplash It's probably much easier and less expensive than you realize to improve your home's curb appeal. Simple fixes such as replacing rickety porch railings or giving trim a fresh, bright coat of paint go a long way toward making prospective home buyers smile. And when you create a welcoming pathway, that leads...
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Posted on 02/02/2021
Another Property Sold - 5 Country Ln, Billerica, MA 01821
Charming move-in condition 1749sf Bungalow. Fab location near Nutting Lake. Substantial 2003 addition included Family Rm, Porch, Deck, Master Suite, Garage & Basement. Fenced back yard with ample lawn & flower gardens. Welcoming large Foyer. Sunlight streams into the Living & Dining Rooms. A picture window provides distant views of the Lake. 1st Floor has mostly hardwood floors. The attractive kitchen has wood cabinets, stone tile countertops & comes fully applianced inc a garbage disposal. The family room has a built-in entertainment center (TV inc) & is wired for surround sound. French doors open to the 3 Season Porch...
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Posted on 01/31/2021
Selling Savvy to Today’s Smart Buyers
Image by wavebreakmedia from Shutterstock If you've owned your house for a long time and are putting it on the market, take time to consider how the buying and selling process has changed. Today’s buyers are both smart and cautious. They have access to more information than was possible a decade ago. Research shows that buyers begin shopping...
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Posted on 01/24/2021
Three Things You Can Do to Sell Your Home Quickly
If you're getting ready to put your house on the market, your mind is probably flooded with dozens of unanswerable questions. Much of your uncertainty may revolve around the marketability of your home and how quickly a qualified buyer will come along. Although there are factors over which you have little control, there are several things you can do...
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Posted on 01/17/2021
Know Your State: Weird Real Estate Laws
Photo by Gerd Altmann via Pixabay Only Two Toilet Per Building Many homes have two and a half or more bathrooms. If you want to move to Waldron Island in Washington, you’ll have to give up the idea of having a bathroom for every bedroom or even having that extra half bath. Waldron Island is very small and...
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