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Posted on 05/16/2021
Invest or Pay Down Your Mortgage Quicker - Which is Better?
Photo by Andrey_Popov via Shutterstock Often, when discussing ways to get out of debt, the subject of “mortgage versus investments” comes up. If you have a mortgage, your monthly budget likely revolves around paying it first, meaning investment ideas take a back seat. One way to free money up to invest is to pay off the mortgage, and...
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Posted on 05/09/2021
How to Build State-of-Art Low-Stress Accessible Homes
Image by Lorenzo Cafaro from Pixabay The need for accessible new construction homes may never be higher than it is right now. U.S. soldiers have returned home with disabilities, and the number of aging Americans with growing physical limitations is expected to increase dramatically. The first wave of Baby Boomers reached retirement age in 2011, and more than...
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Posted on 05/02/2021
DIY Your Garden Decor This Spring
Image by Benjamin Balazs from Pixabay Spring is the best time to begin planning for and updating your garden. Rather than going to the store to buy a few new ornamental decorations or a couple fresh bird feeders you may want to consider creating your own DIY garden decor. Three Reasons Why You Should DIY Your Garden Decor...
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Posted on 04/30/2021
120 Hidden Glen Court, Vacaville, CA 95688 now has a new price of $1,298,888!
Your forever home awaits you! Desirable custom built home in a tranquil court location tucked away in exclusive North Vacaville. This spacious 5 bedroom, 3 full bathrooms, & 1/2 bathroom over looking breath taking views of the Valley. Sitting on a 1/2 acre lot with no rear neighbors to enjoy & entertain while taking a dip in the in ground pool with new diving board. Freshly painted interior, wood floors, Solar system, whole house fan & newer pool equipment. Has an in-law unit separate from the main house with full bath and bedroom. Elevator access to all levels of the home. NEW Stainless Steel kitchen appliances! Welcome to your...
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Posted on 04/25/2021
Tips for the Homebuyer During a Housing Shortage
Image by Sandro Porto from Pixabay On the basic level of supply and demand, a housing shortage leads to higher home prices. But let's look beyond the obvious at a few other considerations a homeowner might want to make in response to a housing shortage, as well as a few tips for the prospective homebuyer. More Housing, Same...
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Posted on 04/18/2021
How to Take an Old Painting and Make it Yours
Image by Juraj Varga from Pixabay If you're looking to get creative but to do so on a budget, then one fun activity to look at is upcycling an old painting and making it more personal to your style. By old paintings we mean those $2 thrift store oil paintings and popular prints you nabbed for cheap at...
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Posted on 04/11/2021
Common-Interest Housing
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay Common-interest housing includes individually owned spaces and common areas shared by all owners. The common areas can include clubhouses, landscaping, parking lots or pools. Multistory buildings share lobbies, stairwells, and elevators. Any community that shares property including single-family free-standing homes in developments, falls into the common-interest category. The two most familiar types of...
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Posted on 04/04/2021
4 Quick Fixes for Cabinet Doors that Won't Shut
Photo by Nick Magwood via Pixabay There's nothing more annoying than a cabinet door in the kitchen or bathroom that won't close properly. It squeaks. It catches. Plus it makes the space look less "put together" no matter how clean it otherwise is. Ignoring a door that won't close correctly, can do damage to the hinge or door....
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Posted on 03/28/2021
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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Posted on 03/21/2021
Looking to Buy a Home? Let's Start with Your Loan
Photo by Nattanan Kanchanaprat via Pixabay If you’re in the market to purchase a home, it can be a confusing process. Interest rates, types of loans and what may apply to you can all sound like a foreign language. It’s always best to have some background knowledge before going to see a mortgage broker to make sure you’re...
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Posted on 03/16/2021
1609 Mcguire Circle, Suisun City, CA 94585 is now new to the market!
A Must See!! This beautiful home in the desired Peterson Ranch neighborhood. 5 Bedrooms with 2.5 baths, almost 2700 sqft, 3 car garage, spacious lot, well maintained, covered patio in back perfect for BBQ's and entertaining. Master bedroom suite downstairs. Kitchen has an Island with bar top seating. Equipped with...
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Posted on 03/14/2021
Pros and Cons of Living in an HOA Community
Image by Photo Mix from Pixabay HOA living is not for everyone. However, for those who like the extra structure, you can find plenty of deed-restricted properties. Before you buy a home in a community with a homeowner's association, you should not only check out the rules, but you should also try to talk with some of the...
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