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Posted on 06/29/2020
The USA's Luxurious Neighborhoods
Image by skeeze from Pixabay When looking for a luxury home, you can look for the most expensive neighborhood in the United States, or you can choose a luxury neighborhood in the part of the country you want to live in. Before you move to a different state, be sure you'll like the part of the country you...
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Posted on 06/26/2020
80 Northgate Court, Daly City, CA 94015 is now new to the market!
Welcome to this bright and beautiful split level home located in the highly sought after the desirable section Olympic #1 of Westlake, this spacious mid-century home with fresh paint and beautifully refinished hardwood floors compliment is move-in ready. The main level boasts a spacious living room with a wood-burning fireplace, a formal dining room, updated large kitchen with new high end stainless steel stove. The upper level has 3 sizeable bedrooms including a master bedroom, and 2 bathroom, there is 1 den and 1 bonus room at the lower level. The backyard has a patio, it is great for entertainment. There is easy access to Lake Merced,...
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Posted on 06/22/2020
Build an Adirondack Chair
Image by Susan Lowry Hare from Pixabay Adirondack chairs are popular on decks and for outdoor living, though they also look great in a rustic living room or cabin! Rather than being straight-backed and uncomfortable, their design make them a joy to sit in. However, a finished Adirondack chair can up to $700 dollars, whereas materials will run...
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Posted on 06/15/2020
Home Financing Options
Image by Credit Commerce from Pixabay Finding financing for a home could be as simple as applying for a conforming FHA loan or it could be as difficult as having to locate a portfolio loan or even a combo loan. What you need depends on the real estate you are buying. Most people buying a primary residence get...
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Posted on 06/08/2020
Are You an Ambitious Property Buyer?
An ambitious homebuyer goes above and beyond the call of duty to find a great residence at an affordable price. As such, this individual is better equipped than others to streamline the homebuying journey. Anyone can become an ambitious homebuyer. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you seamlessly discover your dream residence. 1. Create Homebuying...
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Posted on 06/01/2020
Try These Delicious Coffee Desserts
Photo by Pixabay from Pexels You don’t have to worry about putting on a pot of coffee after dinner when you use these recipes. Make coffee part of your dessert for a delicious treat with just a touch of caffeine. Coffee & Whipped Cream Brownies A bit of instant coffee and some heavy whipping cream can spruce up...
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Posted on 05/25/2020
Searching For a California Home Near the Ocean
California is one of the best places in the country to enjoy the outdoors, pursue an active lifestyle, and enjoy some of the most breathtaking coastal scenery you can imagine! If surfing isn't your passion, the opportunities for paddle boarding, nature photography, picnicking, and just plain exploring are readily available. Whether you're looking for rugged terrain or flat, sandy...
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Posted on 05/22/2020
Another Property Sold - 1185 Starfish Terrace, Fremont, CA 94536
Stunning 3 Bedroom, 2.5 bath Townhome in the Top rated Parkmont school area in Fremont. Walking distance to BART. The two-story floor plan offers a split level living area featuring a formal living room with direct access to patio, A few steps up, is the open family and dining room area, beautiful cherry wooden flowering throughout the house, recessed lights, beautiful paint, updated kitchen with Quartz counter top and cabinets with lots of storage, stainless steel kitchen appliances, gas range in kitchen, 2 car garage with Epoxy flooring, top floor offers 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, laundry room and abundance light. Located just blocks from the...
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Posted on 05/18/2020
A Quick Guide to Bridge Loans
Image by 3D Animation Production Company from Pixabay Understanding the type of loan you're getting matters, to protect your financial interests. You also need to know when to choose one type of loan over another. So, should you choose a bridge loan? When might that be the best choice for getting into the home of your dreams? Here's...
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Posted on 05/11/2020
Rise Above the Home Selling Competition
The home selling market can be fierce, regardless of where you live. However, there are lots of things you can do to rise above the house selling competition, and these include: 1. Learn About the Local Housing Market Take a look at some of the available houses in your city or town – you will be glad you did....
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Posted on 05/04/2020
Considering a Reverse Mortgage? Read This Before You Apply
Photo by Alexander Mils from Pexels If your wealth is tied up in your home, how can you free up some cash? A reverse mortgage is available to homeowners with mostly or fully paid-off mortgages. The monthly payments, which come from the lender to you, are not counted as taxable income. But there are mortgage taxes, and interest...
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Posted on 04/27/2020
Tips for Home Sellers: Identify Your Target Buyer
For those who want to enjoy a successful home selling experience, identifying your target buyer is key. Because if you understand why buyers may choose your residence over other available houses, you can promote your home to the right groups of buyers. And as a result, you may be better equipped than ever before to streamline the house selling...
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