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Top Posts from 2018 #2

You all certainly shocked me with this one showing up in the top blog posts. I’m guessing it’s because...


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Tags: Retirement, homebuyer, Home Living

By Kimberly Shane On September 20, 2018

Cutting the House in Two

Cutting a house in half sounds like a ludicrous idea but if you are going through the process of divorce you just may feel...

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Tags: Homeowners, homeownership, mortgage payment,

Hobby Farm. That was a new phrase to me just about a year ago. When first hearing it, one may envision a posh warehouse...

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Tags: Outdoor Living, farmhouse, financing,

The Low Down on Down Sizing
Many are downsizing. As many Americans are aging, they no longer need the large homes with...

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Tags: Sellers, Moving, downsizing,

Green Grass. Green Trees. Green Roof?

You can likely think of a handful of items on the exterior of a home that are green but...


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Tags: Green Living, Green Thumb, Outdoor Living,

By Kimberly Shane On April 17, 2018

For The Love Of Lawns

For the Love of Lawns

Do you know what my husband was most excited about when we bought our first home? Picking out a lawn...


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Tags: First Time Home Buyers, Maintenance, Home Buyer,

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