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A Quick Guide to PMI
Posted on 12/04/2019
A Quick Guide to PMI
Photo by Gino Crescoli via Pixabay Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) may be a common term in home buying, but not every home buyer understands exactly what it will mean for their finances. This short guide will give you the basics, so there are fewer surprises down the line. What Is PMI? PMI is a type of insurance that...
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Why You Should Consider a Buying Agent
Posted on 11/27/2019
Why You Should Consider a Buying Agent
Photo by Arka38 via Shutterstock After spending enough time researching real estate online, you probably think you can do just as good a job selling your home as a professional real estate agent. However, it's more difficult than it sounds. Even though you can access many of the same advertising venues as a professional, they have a wide...
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Do You Need a Property Buying Plan?
Posted on 11/20/2019
Do You Need a Property Buying Plan?
If you want to enjoy a seamless homebuying experience, it generally is a good idea to establish a property buying plan. That way, you can take a step-by-step approach to make your homeownership dream come true. As you prepare a homebuying strategy, there are several factors to consider. These factors include: 1. Your Dream Home Definition There is no...
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Is Your Initial Offer to Purchase Competitive?
Posted on 11/13/2019
Is Your Initial Offer to Purchase Competitive?
As a homebuyer, it is important to do everything you can to find your dream residence. Once you discover your ideal house, you should be ready to submit a competitive offer to purchase this home. Ultimately, there are several factors to consider as you try to put together a competitive offer to purchase your dream house. These factors include:...
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31 W Shore Rd, Holbrook, MA 02343 now has a new price of $296,000!
Posted on 11/06/2019
31 W Shore Rd, Holbrook, MA 02343 now has a new price of $296,000!
Cozy Starter home in a great Holbrook neighborhood with great features and recent renovations. New roof and laminate floors installed 7/2019. Has recent siding and new fencing. Above ground swimming pool has a new filter. New Tank-less Gas high efficiency Navien water heater. There is an open living and dining area great for hosting, with a fireplace. 3 in wall AC's Keep you comfortable all summer. Bedrooms provide ample space. Close to commuter rail and major highways. Brand new PreK - 12 School!!! Walking distance to Holbrook lake which has beautiful year-round views of the sunrise/ sunset, foliage and...
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5 Things to Avoid in Your Home Listing's Photos
Posted on 11/06/2019
5 Things to Avoid in Your Home Listing's Photos
Today’s home buyers see hundreds if not thousands of real estate photos when they’re in the market. Odds are that they’ll eliminate a number of homes from their search before ever even setting foot in them. As you can imagine, that makes your home listing’s photographs all the more important to securing solid leads on your house. In spite...
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31 W Shore Rd, Holbrook, MA 02343 now has a new price of $304,900!
Posted on 11/03/2019
31 W Shore Rd, Holbrook, MA 02343 now has a new price of $304,900!
Cozy Starter home in a great Holbrook neighborhood with great features and recent renovations. New roof and laminate floors installed 7/2019. Has recent siding, bath renovations and new fencing. Above ground swimming pool has a new filter. New Tank-less Gas high efficiency Navien water heater. There is an open living and dining area great for hosting, with a fireplace. 3 in wall AC's Keep you comfortable all summer. Bedrooms provide ample space. Close to commuter rail and major highways. Brand new PreK - 12 School!!! Walking distance to Holbrook lake which has beautiful year-round views of the sunrise/ sunset, foliage and...
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31 W Shore Rd, Holbrook, MA 02343 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/31/2019
31 W Shore Rd, Holbrook, MA 02343 is now new to the market!
Cozy Starter home in a great Holbrook neighborhood with great features and recent renovations. New roof and laminate floors installed 7/2019. recent siding, bath renovations, new fence. Above ground swimming pool has a new filter. New Tank-less Gas high efficiency Navien water heater. There is an open living and dining area great for hosting and a fireplace. 3 in wall AC's Keep you comfortable all summer. Bedrooms provide ample space. Close to commuter rail and major highways. Brand new PreK - 12 School!!! Walking distance to Holbrook lake which has beautiful year-round views of the sunrise/ sunset, foliage and...
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Services to Cancel Before You Finalize Your Property Sale
Posted on 10/30/2019
Services to Cancel Before You Finalize Your Property Sale
As you complete the final steps of the home selling process, it is important to cancel various everyday house services prior to moving day. In fact, some of the essential services that you may need to cancel include: 1. Electric Notify your electric company about your plans to move. You also can tell the company how much longer you...
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Easy Tips to Brighten Your Curb Appeal
Posted on 10/23/2019
Easy Tips to Brighten Your Curb Appeal
If you’ve done even cursory research on selling your home, you’ve heard “curb appeal,” “curb appeals,” and “curb appeal.” Since you know that buyers hear “location,” “location,” and “location,” the best thing you can do to make your location stand out is to flaunt your stuff. That doesn’t mean you have to undertake significant landscaping projects or renovations....
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Mortgage: Is Bigger Better?
Posted on 10/16/2019
Mortgage: Is Bigger Better?
When dealing with mortgages, people erroneously believe that the smaller the mortgage taken out, the better for them. This article will clarify the reasons why even as daunting as it sounds, the larger and more prolonged the loan, the better. People who apply for mortgages are those who want to own a house but don't have sufficient cash...
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Essentials of a Command Center
Posted on 10/09/2019
Essentials of a Command Center
So, you want to create a command center to enable your family to all be on the same page once in a while. The ideas online are as numerous as they are creative. Your supply list grows along with your doubt; maybe this wasn't such a good idea. As thoughts go, a command center is a great plan...
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