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Posted on 11/30/2020
How to Turn a High Profit when Selling Your Home
Photo by PublicDomainPictures via Pixabay You’ve finally decided to sell your home and now you want the REALTOR® to show you the money! While that sounds like it can happen at the snap of a finger, there are a few things to consider. Are you selling for a profit or is your goal to make the biggest profit...
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Posted on 11/23/2020
How To Use Lattice To Conceal Your Outdoor Air Conditioning Unit
Image by Deedster from Pixabay Lattice on a fence around your garden or as paneling alongside your porch or carport lends an ambiance that utilitarian wood structures can’t quite render: a romantic, charming frame to showcase outdoor features. Consider using your spare pieces of lattice to hide a large, whirring metal air conditioning unit. Get creative with shapes...
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Posted on 11/16/2020
Am I Eligible for a USDA Loan?
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay If you're looking for loans with excellent interest rates, you may have heard the term USDA bandied about. This special type of loan is attractive on paper, but the reality is a little more complicated than what meets the eye. Learn more about what a USDA loan is meant to do, how to...
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Posted on 11/09/2020
Photo by Steve Buissinne via Pixabay Tackling projects around the house allows you to boost your skills, saves you money and ensures your home stays in peak condition -- usually. While DIY projects can be safe, successful and rewarding, there are some instances where you're better off leaving the work to a pro. From jobs that are dangerous...
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Posted on 11/07/2020
Another Property Sold - 244 Manzanilla Way, Oceanside, CA 92057
Welcome to Pravada at Rancho Del Oro, this wonderful home features 5 bedrooms all UP, formal dining and living room, plus great room with fireplace. Neutral custom paint, plantation shutters, crown molding, tile flooring down and premium carpet up. Kitchen has granite counters, with stainless steel appliances. Master ensuite features 2 walk in closets. Comfortable backyard patio with stamped concrete and the slope is perfectly designed for the gardener in you with mature fruit...
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Posted on 11/02/2020
Should You Sell Your Residence? Key Factors to Consider
The decision to sell a home can have long-lasting ramifications. As such, it is important to weigh the pros and cons of listing a house. This will allow you to determine if now is a good time to add your residence to the housing market. Furthermore, there are many factors to consider as you decide whether to list your...
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Posted on 10/26/2020
Genuine Vintage Tins Make Great Flower Containers
Photo by Sabine van Erp via Pixabay There's a certain nostalgia associated with genuine vintage tins -- not the replicas you find at today's one-dollar stores. Genuine vintage tins had real purpose, usually multiple ones, in fact. They did double duty as tubs to wash both children and laundry. Or, sometimes, they held both lunch food and school...
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Posted on 10/23/2020
Another Property Sold - 3248 Meadow Grass Ln, Escondido, CA 92027
What is more important than location when it comes to buying a home? The location within the location! This beautiful home is arguably one of the best lots in the fantastic neighborhood of Hidden Trails. Peaceful and private, the 1/3 acre yard offers spectacular views and expansive space to entertain and gated RV parking! The house is beautifully updated with luxury vinyl flooring, new carpet and fresh paint. Smart floor plan with a bed/full bath down, and upstairs loft for a home office or? Owned...
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Posted on 10/19/2020
Home Safety Tips for Your Pets
Image by Irina from Unsplash Whether you have young pets or older ones, there are certain household hazards to be aware of. Puppies and kittens can get into trouble while exploring different parts of your home out of curiosity. Adult dogs and cats can also end up getting hurt or sick from common household dangers for pets. Keep...
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Posted on 10/16/2020
Another Property Sold - 2534 Starhaven Ln, Vista, CA 92084
Spectacular custom home on over an acre. This pristine home is an entertainers delight inside & out. Master suite w/access to lush backyard, 2 walk in closets, soaking spa tub, dual vanity plus make-up vanity located at the opposite end of the home for added privacy. Dream kitchen with maple cabinets, granite counters, stainless appliances. Beautiful Travertine floors. Great room w/ fireplace & access to the outdoor entertaining area featuring pool, fireplace, built in bar, fruit trees - see supplement [Supplement]: Pool Solar is owned, water softener, plantation shutters, Jack N Jill bathroom. Enjoy tasty fruit from your yard -...
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Posted on 10/14/2020
Another Property Sold - 5200 Weymouth Way, Oceanside, CA 92057
Don't miss this rarely available standard built home in the wonderful 55+ community of Pilgrim Creek Estates. This expansive home has wonderful views of the canyons, new paint and carpet. Stainless appliances and granite counter. Large open floor plan. Master is situated in the back of the home while 2nd bedroom is toward the front for added privacy. There is a Sunroom in the back with canyon views. Recessed lighting and dimmers for the perfect lighting. Ceiling fans in bedrooms, kitchen, family...
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Posted on 10/12/2020
Owning a Timeshare Home
Image by Steve Heap from Shutterstock If you love vacationing at the same place every year you may consider investing in a timeshare property. This can often help control vacation costs and planning time. However, owning a timeshare home may not be not the right choice for everyone. It is important to understand that a timeshare is not...
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