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By Anica Oaks Selling your home takes a lot of dedication, preparation and patience, and making sure everything is looking and working as it should for your open house can be downright exhausting. Everything has to be perfect to impress potential buyers and reach your asking price. While some repairs and upgrades should be handled by a professional, you can do some...

By Dixie Somers  Whether you've found your dream home or you need to relocate quickly for a new job, being able to sell your home quickly can be a hassle–but it doesn't have to be. In fact, there are a few easy things that you can do to increase both the price and odds of your home selling shortly after it's listed. Start With an Accurate Listing Price
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By Hannah Whittenly  Finding the best roofing contractor for your needs can be a daunting task. There are so many types of materials and shingles that you may need help figuring out where to start. It can be difficult to decipher which contractor will give you the best quality materials, service and price for your budget. Here are some tips to help you search for...

By Anica Oaks Selling a home is easy, but maximizing your profit is hard. The key to selling strategy in real estate is to invest in improvements that improve the property's value for a relatively low cost. Sometimes this value translates directly into a higher sales price or as a way to sell it faster by getting more people interested. Making the proper updates...

By Hannah Whittenly A generator is an important part of your home's energy system. Its light and steady hum indicate its continual use, but how does it work? What are the different parts that make a generator? How can you repair it for maximum efficiency and reliability? Generator repair is as important as engine and transmission, so here are tips for high-quality...

By Kara Masterson  If you want a new home that truly feels like yours, you can have a new home constructed from the ground up that meets your specifications. Custom home builders can build your new home and save you the trouble of having to search through all the houses that are currently being listed for sale. After reviewing the following advantages of having...

By Emma Sturgis  When most people think of solar panels, they think of bulky, cumbersome panels outside the roof. Many people believe these panels are too expensive for the average homeowner or don't provide enough power to make them worth it. But you may be surprised to learn that solar panels can actually add value to any home! This is because often homeowners...

By Meghan Belnap  When buying or selling a home, it is important to have a real estate contract. This document outlines the terms and conditions of the transaction. Here are a few things to consider when reviewing your real estate contracts. The Sales Price
The sales price is one of the most important aspects of a real estate contract. This is the price...

By Dixie Somers  As you consider the architecture for the dream house you're building, make sure that you're spending enough time thinking about the roof. The roof can account for almost half of the exterior, so it carries plenty of weight in terms of your home's appeal. One aspect of roofs that's important to cover is the design type that you're going to work with....

By Lizzie Weakley  Building a home can be a fun, exciting project that offers many benefits upon completion, but it takes a lot of forethought and planning to ensure a successful build. You may be ready to dive right into your home addition project, but there are a few things you'll need before you can begin. Here are five things you absolutely must have before...