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Budget-Minded Curb Appeal Projects - Lawn and Garden Hacks
Posted on 08/18/2019
Budget-Minded Curb Appeal Projects - Lawn and Garden Hacks
Creating the curb appeal that you want does not have to be as complex as a full-scale remodel. If your home’s exterior is in decent condition, spend your time and budget on things that pack a big punch. Upgrade how your home looks from the street with these simple exterior, lawn, and garden hacks. Fill planter or window...
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Quick To-Do List For Getting Your Home Ready to Sell
Posted on 08/11/2019
Quick To-Do List For Getting Your Home Ready to Sell
When you think of all the things that go into getting your house ready to go on the market, you may want to throw your hands up and run away. Do not despair, there is hope. You will free up a lot of your time when you ask for help from your real estate professional. The support may...
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Location is Just as Important as Features
Posted on 08/04/2019
Location is Just as Important as Features
When searching for your new home, it’s easy to get caught up looking for a house with all your ideal features. While you should try to find something with the number of rooms, lot size, garage, and basement space you desire, don’t let yourself forget how important your home’s location is. After you move in and experience daily...
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Local Frugal Family Fun
Posted on 07/28/2019
Local Frugal Family Fun
Getting about and experiencing the sights and sounds gets you out of the house and away from screen time for a while. You can find many low-cost and no-cost family-friendly experience in your area if you know where to look. Whether it is inside or outside activities you want you can find new and different ways of spending...
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Map out a 5k Run in Your New Town
Posted on 07/21/2019
Map out a 5k Run in Your New Town
Outside exercise like running a certain distance can be a great way to workout, be physically fit, and even reduce weight. You don't need any gear or pay an excessive fee just to be a member of a gym. Running is the perfect outdoor exercise. Running not only makes you physically fit but also gives you a chance...
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Creating an Outdoor Entertainment Space
Posted on 07/14/2019
Creating an Outdoor Entertainment Space
Did you recently move into a home that has this wonderfully big backyard, but all the contractor installed was a little three-foot by two-foot slab of concrete just outside the back door. What use is that? Where do you put the chairs or a barbecue? There are several approaches you can take to creating a usable space. First,...
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Home Security Tips for Keeping Your New House Safe
Posted on 07/07/2019
Home Security Tips for Keeping Your New House Safe
Many are often overwhelmed by the situations that come with moving such as stress and the need to adjust to a new environment. In this excitement, it is easy to divert attention from the security of the house to other things. You are probably saying 'It is a new home and should be safe by default.' The truth...
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Natural Light in Choosing Your House
Posted on 06/30/2019
Natural Light in Choosing Your House
Most buyers consider things like size and appearance when looking for a befitting home to buy. Apart from the size of the home, the school district and the neighborhood are other relevant factors to consider when looking for the right house to buy. Are you aware of the fact that natural light has a fantastic role to play...
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How to Install Laminate Floors Yourself
Posted on 06/23/2019
How to Install Laminate Floors Yourself
Laminate floors are the new rave in home improvement now. Not do they provide a look that is exactly like that of real wood, they also infuse a warm touch of class into your living area with ease. The best thing is that they are quite easy to install at home. So you can go to a hardware...
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Qualifying for a Mortgage While Self Employed
Posted on 06/16/2019
Qualifying for a Mortgage While Self Employed
While working from home and making your own schedule, either freelance or as a contract worker, allows for a particular type of freedom and control of schedules, a dress codes, income limitations, and your life, when it comes to qualifying for a mortgage, your 1099-MISC status comes with some drawbacks. The so-called “gig-economy” places workers squarely in the...
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Where to Start When Planning Your Dream Home
Posted on 06/09/2019
Where to Start When Planning Your Dream Home
Build your dream home; in your mind. Put together the ultimate dream home. Take a journey to discover what your style is and help you when it is time to go shopping in the real world. Through researching and playing with ideas, you can narrow down those features and styles you love. Online searches, Pinterest and magazines are...
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Another Property Rented - 6340 W Monte Cristo Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85306
Posted on 06/02/2019
Another Property Rented - 6340 W Monte Cristo Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85306
Hard to find 4 car garage rental! This completely remodeled 3 bedroom 2 bath with a fenced pool is ready for immediate occupancy.Photos don't show range/oven and microwave but they are being installed. Applications only available online at...
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