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Homebuying Affordability Increases

Posted by Morgan Saylor on 9/28/16 8:15 PM

Thanks in part to income increases and lower mortgage rates, it’s more affordable to be a homeowner in most markets nationwide, according to an article on NationalMortgageNews.com.

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Topics: Mortgage, First Time Home Buyers, Mortgage Market, homebuying, mortgage rates

Real Estate Disclosure: 101

Posted by Morgan Saylor on 9/27/16 7:30 PM

If you’re new to real estate but you’re dedicated to finding the perfect home, you will likely encounter the term “disclosure”.

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Topics: Real Estate, homebuying, disclosure

All About Succulents

Posted by Morgan Saylor on 9/26/16 7:45 PM

There’s nothing to not like about a succulent. Succulents are plants that are made for people who don’t have a green thumb, but wish to reap the benefits of plant ownership (increased air quality, fun to look at, or whatever the reason for wanting a plant).

So for those who want to spruce up their living space but don't want to commit to needy greenery, consider the succulent as the pet rock of plants.

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Topics: Green Living, Green Thumb, Plants, succulent

Man’s Best Neighbor

Posted by Morgan Saylor on 9/23/16 7:00 PM

You’ve just moved into your new home and you’re excited to make friends with the new neighbors! It’s important to make a good impression in your new neighborhood, but perhaps your pup and pal for life has some undesirable and - more importantly - un-neighborly behaviors.

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Topics: Neighborhood, Moving, new home, friendly, dogs, pets

Buyer Demand Increases

Posted by Morgan Saylor on 9/22/16 9:00 PM

Although we typically view summer as the hot time to buy and sell houses, last week CNBC reported that homebuyers were jumping back into the homebuying game as mortgage applications rose.

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Topics: Market, fall, Mortgage Market, homebuying, homebuyer

Greige: The New Grey

Posted by Morgan Saylor on 9/21/16 8:30 PM

Color trends can be hard to keep up with, and sometimes you’re still in love with the last color when the new trend roles in and, well – parting can be such sweet sorrow. Enter: Greige.

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Topics: Color, Decor, Trendy, Home Decor, wall color, trends, greige, beige, gray

Air Ducts 101

Posted by Morgan Saylor on 9/20/16 8:00 PM

As a new home owner, you probably try to keep the air in your home fresh. If the air in your home isn’t so fresh-smelling, should you pay to have your air ducts cleaned?

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Topics: Home, Cooling, Cleaning, Mold, air quality, air ducts, HVAC, dust

For Sale By Owner: What You Need to Know

Posted by Morgan Saylor on 9/19/16 10:10 PM

If you’re searching for a home, you’ve probably stumbled upon a listing as “For Sale by Owner” or FSBO. There’s a decent amount of apprehension about buying a home when it is for sale by owner. Is it easier? More difficult?

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Topics: Realtor, Buying, homebuying, homebuyer, for sale by owner, FSBO

First Time Homebuyers Challenge

Posted by Morgan Saylor on 9/16/16 8:30 PM

While the number of first time homebuyers from August 2015 to August 2016 went from 35% to 51%, different challenges for first time home buyers emerge.

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Topics: First Time Home Buyers, Home Buyer, homebuying, homebuyer

Stencils!

Posted by Morgan Saylor on 9/15/16 7:45 PM

Whether you’re creating an interest wall or a faux-wallpaper effect, stenciling might be the way to go for you. The possibilities with stenciling are pretty much limitless, if you have the time and patience, and a hook up on some great stencils.

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Topics: Design, Interior Design, Wall art, paint, walls, painting, stencil

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