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What's It Like to Buy a Home?
Posted on 10/20/2019
What's It Like to Buy a Home?
There is no feeling like the one associated with buying a house. If you know how to navigate the homebuying journey, you can boost the likelihood of enjoying an unforgettable property buying experience. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you seamlessly navigate the homebuying journey. 1. Create Homebuying Criteria For those who want to enter...
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5 Creative Uses for Smart Lighting in Your Home
Posted on 10/13/2019
5 Creative Uses for Smart Lighting in Your Home
Smart lighting comes in intriguing varieties, adding a touch of luxury and personality to homes where they are found. It is fascinating to note that smart lighting has a broad range of applications and so is open to your spark of creativity. While the technology serves one major purpose, illuminating homes, it can other applications as well to...
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How To Plan A Move
Posted on 10/06/2019
How To Plan A Move
Planning a move is not a decision made quickly - even if you are moving just some streets away from your present location. It requires a detailed arrangement followed to the letter. Poor planning gives rise to poor calculation and poor execution. As soon as you are sure of a relocation, the earlier you began to make plans...
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521 Montauk Hwy, E. Quogue, NY 11942 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/01/2019
521 Montauk Hwy, E. Quogue, NY 11942 is now new to the market!
Annual potential rent roll $96,000 plus. Large 3 story cedar shingle office and apartment building with 2 ground floor offices and 2nd & 3rd floor residential apartments. Ample parking at rear of building. Investor, owner,...
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Getting Rid of Pet Odors
Posted on 09/29/2019
Getting Rid of Pet Odors
Pets are a reasonably common sight in a lot of houses today, with a wide variety of options that can include dogs, cats, hamsters, guinea pigs, and goldfish. However, these warm and friendly animal companions often come with their own odors, which if left unmanaged may become a tough challenge. However, by following some of the ideas and...
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Negotiate the Deal When Buying a House
Posted on 09/22/2019
Negotiate the Deal When Buying a House
Buying or selling a house is one of the most significant financial transactions because in most cases, it involves spending a considerable amount of money. Getting the best possible deal is important to make sure that you are getting value for your money and not overspending unnecessarily. To negotiate a better arrangement when purchasing a house, you need...
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10 Walnut Ave, E. Quogue, NY 11942 is now new to the market!
Posted on 09/21/2019
10 Walnut Ave, E. Quogue, NY 11942 is now new to the market!
Classic Southampton Cottage style home and Guest Cottage. Custom designed Cedar shingle home was built in 2011 offering glass entry porch, open living room w/fireplace, formal dining room, & large chef's kitchen. French doors access the decks and private grounds to a gunite, heated pool. 3 bedrooms & 3 marble baths. A tray ceiling master suite opens to a balcony deck. Adjoining a detached 2 car garage is a guest cottage w/cathedral living room, dining area, kitchen, bedroom, bath &...
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Budget-Minded Door Projects
Posted on 09/15/2019
Budget-Minded Door Projects
You have heard it said that the eyes are the window to the soul, for your home, the front door is the entrance to its heart. A quick and easy way to up your curb appeal without much expense is to highlight your front door. Here are some simple projects you can do even if you are not...
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18 Locust St, Aquebogue, NY 11931 now has a new price of $459,000!
Posted on 09/10/2019
18 Locust St, Aquebogue, NY 11931 now has a new price of $459,000!
AQUEBOGUE BEACH COTTAGE. On a quiet lane in a private beach community just off scenic Peconic Bay Boulevard you will find this adorable updated 1930s home just steps from a beautiful white sand Peconic Bay beach and...
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Caring for Your Septic System
Posted on 09/08/2019
Caring for Your Septic System
If you’ve ever lived in the country, or even inside city limits but beyond the reach of the city’s sewer system, you may not know much about a septic system and how to take care of it. Just the idea that a home has a septic tank might scare you away and send you looking for a house...
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Confusion Around the Word “Abatement” in Real Estate
Posted on 09/01/2019
Confusion Around the Word “Abatement” in Real Estate
Each industry comes with a vocabulary of its own, and in real estate, some of that vocabulary is downright confusing. So, if you find yourself stumped by lingo, jargon, or acronyms, you’re not alone. One of the most confusing words in the real estate industry is “abatement.” In legal terms, to abate means to remove, lessen, or diminish...
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Can You Invest in Real Estate with Bad Credit?
Posted on 08/25/2019
Can You Invest in Real Estate with Bad Credit?
A good credit score is essential for anyone who intends to buy a house. It is difficult and almost impossible to buy a home if your credit score is far from good. Future home buyers should note that the majority of lenders won’t grant you a loan if your credit score is not up to 620. Some lenders...
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