Home Remodeling Financing Options

joseph-disalvo / May 12th, 2017

Spring and summer are great seasons to make additions to your home, but many people are concerned about how to finance these projects. Did you know it is easier than you think? These are three popular avenues for homeowners to secure money for a home improvement or remodeling project: Home...

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Protecting Your Home from a Burglary

Jim Offutt / July 30th, 2014

A burglary occurs about every 15 seconds in the U.S., but this doesn’t mean that you have to turn your home into an impenetrable fortification to keep intruders away. Of course, you could just keep a watchdog in the yard, but there are more effective ways you can protect your home from invasion.

Lock up!

The easiest …

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How to Rent with Bad Credit

Kristen Irons / July 11th, 2014

Getting approved for a rental property with bad credit can be difficult since most landlords require an extensive credit check. Of course, you might be able to find a small apartment complex that doesn’t require a credit check, but don’t expect it to be a five-star property.

If you have negative entries in your credit report, don’t …

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Tips for Buyers in a Seller’s Market

Joseph Disalvo / July 8th, 2014

It can be difficult and somewhat frustrating to buy a home when there are more buyers than sellers. In a so-called “seller’s market,” buying a house is extremely competitive—in fact sometimes a home will sell within a few days—but buyers who act fast and stay well informed will get that perfect dream house despite the …

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