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Posted on 09/13/2020
Tips for Getting Started with Real Estate Investing
Photo by mentatdgt from Pexels The methods for getting started in real estate investing range from strategies that are active to others that are more passive. Many methods fall in between those extremes but all have their own level of associated risk. Here we'll touch on some of the lower risk ways to get started with property investment....
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Posted on 09/06/2020
Generate Interest in Your Florida Luxury Home
If you plan to sell your luxury residence in Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville or any other Florida city or town, it helps to know how to stir up interest in your home. Fortunately, we're here to help you generate lots of interest in your Sunshine State luxury house so you can speed up the home selling cycle. Now, let's take...
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Posted on 09/05/2020
Another Property Sold - 6760 Runnel Drive, New Port Richey, FL 34653
This home is waiting for your ideals to make it yours. Has new HVAC system 2018, panel updated as well as service updated. Newer windows and screened garage. Step out to a level yard with plenty of room for entertainment. Has a concrete patio and sidewalk to front of property. New flat roof in 2018 and whole house backup generator conveys. The bonus room is large enough to convert into office or that 3rd bedroom with Terrazzo flooring. Home is within a few miles(minutes) of the upcoming NPR Entertainment sector of downtown New Port Richey, Sims Park, NPR Recreation & Aquatic Center as well as area beaches (Fred Howard, Hudson Beach and...
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Posted on 08/30/2020
Mortgage: Fixed vs. Adjustable
Photo by NeONBRAND on Unsplash Once you are ready to buy a house, you need to check your finances to determine how much you can put down, and how much you can afford to pay on a monthly mortgage. Knowing this helps you determine how much house you can afford. However, your interest rate is going to play...
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Posted on 08/23/2020
Is it Time For New Tile and Grout ?
Photo by James DeMers via Pixabay That bathroom tile once looked terrific, so newly laid contrast between tile and grout. You were so proud to show it off to all your guests. But over time, grout becomes dull, stained and chipped. Tiles fade and look dated. When they do, it's time to refreshen or replace tile and grout....
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Posted on 08/16/2020
Perform an In-Depth Property Search
Conducting an in-depth home search may prove to be difficult, particularly for individuals with limited time and resources at their disposal. Fortunately, there are lots of things that you can do to streamline your home search and discover your ideal residence without delay. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you seamlessly navigate the homebuying journey....
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Posted on 08/09/2020
How to Build a Hose Container
Image by Victoria Farr from Pixabay With a little thought, creativity and some inexpensive odds and ends you can add charming accents to your home. Weekend projects provide a fun way to spend a few hours and being able to look at your finished project with satisfaction is even better if it serves a useful purpose beautifying your...
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Posted on 08/05/2020
Another Property Sold - 7427 Sequoia Drive, New Port Richey, FL 34653
Buyer Financing Fell Through. Don’t Miss this Spotless 3 bed/2 bath Energy Efficient, Low Maintenance Pool Home! Split Bedroom, Tile Throughout, LED Bulbs, ceiling fans, plantation shutters and window treatments, large Bonus Room with lots of options. Kitchen features Newer Stainless-Steel Appliances, Updated Wood Cabinets, Granite Countertops, Tile Backsplash, large Pantry and LED under counter lighting. Updated Master Suite has extra closet space, and new step in tiled shower. Both Baths were updated with sparkling light tile, new vanities and new toilets. Closet space galore here and bedroom closets are cedar. Newer windows installed and...
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Posted on 08/02/2020
Moving in a Hurry
Photo by DenisProduction.com via Shutterstock Ever had to move in a hurry? The job offer is great, but the training starts in a week … three states away. Time to pack up the house—quick! Here are some tips to make the process of relocating all your possessions easier and faster. Buy Your Boxes If possible, buy your moving...
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Posted on 07/26/2020
Finding Capital in Your First Investment Property
Photo by Jonathan Rolande via Pixabay Dipping your toes in the real estate investing waters can feel intimidating--especially when it comes to making a large up-front investment. Although there are ways to get started in real estate with lower up-front costs (low- or no-down payment VA and FHA loans, for instance), it's smart to have some savings to...
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Posted on 07/19/2020
Multiple Offers: Should You Worry?
Photo by Fizkes via Shutterstock Months of searching, attending open houses, and viewing available homes finally paid off. You’ve found the perfect property in the perfect neighborhood for the perfect price. You’re ready to make an offer. Then, it happens, you get the dreaded call from your agent telling you there are multiple offers on the property. How...
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Posted on 07/12/2020
Is a Smart Home Device Right for You?
A smart home device may prove to be a time (and money) saver. However, not all smart house devices are ideal for all homeowners. If you select a smart home gadget that fails to accommodate your day-to-day needs, you risk wasting time and resources on a device that delivers little to no return on investment. Ultimately, it helps to...
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