Landlord Selling House While I’m Renting: What Now? by Rebecca

Nov 26, 2016

Picture this: You wake up one morning and see a 'For Sale' signboard by your landlord before your rented home. Scary...! Don't panic, you can protect your rights as a renter for sure. According to the state laws, your landlord must provide you with a 24 hours written notice before placing your house for sale.

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How to Keep Your Home Safe while it is on Sale? by Rebecca

Oct 26, 2016

Selling a home isn't essentially an unsafe process; however, it is always good to take precautionary safety measures to ensure the safety of your family and your belongings. Discussed here are a few safety tips that not only help you increase your home's safety, but also make it more attractive to potential buyers, thereby ensuring

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Do Solar Panels Help to Increase Home’s Value? by Rebecca

Sep 9, 2016

Installing a solar system in home has considerable benefits such as reduction in electricity bills that makes it easier and cheaper to run the house and in turn save money, and reduction in carbon footprint resulting in pollution free environment. However, if you are thinking of installing a home solar system to increase its market

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10 Cheap Halloween Home Decorating Ideas That You Can Easily Do-it-yourself by Rebecca

Aug 17, 2016

Halloweens is the wonderful time to let loose your creativity and bring out the hidden talent in you. While the markets are flooded with umpteenth decor items and costly inflatable decorations, you don't necessarily have to loosen your purse strings to give your porches' or living room an exciting Halloween vibe. If you are planning

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Home Remodeling: 5 Issues you are Likely to Face by Rebecca

Jul 28, 2016

Remodeling is an exciting proposition for home owners as it promises them a better and livelier abode however home remodeling doesn't always come easy. It is no doubt an expensive and time consuming exercise, but most annoyingly it is often affected by lots of unforeseen issues. Here we discuss the five most commonly reported remodeling

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Tax Benefits of Owning a Home – Save on Taxes by Rebecca

Jul 11, 2016

Buying a new home is a dream that most of us cherish but we keep postponing the decision to do so as it poses a tremendous financial challenge. However if you look at the various tax benefits attached to investing in a home you would rather feel incentivised than challenged. The attractiveness of tax benefits

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Home Search: Online Vs. In-Person by Rebecca

Jun 22, 2016

People are smitten by the idea of online shopping these days. From a pin to shoes, from dresses to jewellery, from fish to juices – we simply log in and order. So, when it comes to looking for a house it is no different. Most buyers these days first visit the popular online portals to

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7 Signs You Need to Change Your Real Estate Agent by Rebecca

Jun 13, 2016

As a buyer you depend a lot on your real estate agent. You trust him to show you the best properties that are well within your criteria and help you strike the best deal. You expect your agent to be responsive, alert and quick to meet your needs. However, when you hear some negative responses,

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Bad Real Estate Agents – Top 5 Signs by Rebecca

Apr 6, 2016

Buying or selling homes is a daunting task made easier with the guidance of a right real estate agent. However, sometimes the agents can make your work much more challenging if they do not perform their job properly. Watch out for these red flags to know it is time to hire another one: 1. Unprofessionalism

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Selling a House – For Sale by Owner vs. Realtor by Rebecca

Mar 16, 2016

If you're planning on moving to a new neighborhood, you will need to find someone to buy your current home first. Thinking of skipping the real estate agents? Well, of course, you can put your home on the market and sell it to potential buyers yourself. You will end up saving on the commissions that

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