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If You Price Your Home Like Fro-Yo, You’re Gonna Get Licked!

Many home owners and real estate agents price homes based soley upon a price per sq. ft. metric. This method can work, but it's an easy way to get it wrong! I discuss this in my article.

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Common FHA Violations

Selling or buying a home? Need to know if it will pass an FHA inspection without any violations? This article discusses some common FHA violations seen in many homes.

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Why Having Functional Gutters and Downspouts Is So Important

  When I was a teenager, I drove a lot of old cars because I couldn't afford a new one. I also did most of the work on them to try to save money. Early on, I learned a valuable lesson when it comes to repairs. Always start diagnosing a problem by checking the inexpensive things… Continue reading Why Having Functional Gutters and Downspouts Is So Important

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Do Swimming Pools Add Value?

Are you thinking about going Beverly Hills style and installing a cement pond? You're not alone. Pools are becoming increasingly popular in more recent times. I think that part of the reason is that there are many products out there that make caring for a pool much easier these days. Additionally, many people enjoy the privacy of… Continue reading Do Swimming Pools Add Value?

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How Much Of Your Asking Price Will You Get?

How much of your asking price will you get when you list your home today?  Honestly, it depends on how in line with the market your asking price is. In the current market, it sure feels like the sky's the limit. While it appears that sellers are getting anything they want for their homes right now, in… Continue reading How Much Of Your Asking Price Will You Get?