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Build A New Home Or Buy An Old One?
Posted Thursday November 7, 2019 in Real Estate

Generally speaking, it makes sense to search for older things rather than their newer counterparts when you want to save money. This doesn’t, however, always hold true when it comes to buying a home. Here are several factors that may lead to older homes costing more than new construction: Energy Efficiency One of the great […]

Hardwood vs. Laminate Flooring
Posted Tuesday October 29, 2019 in Home Improvement

The flooring of a home is one of its defining features. Wood flooring remains one of the most popular options, as it is a naturally inviting, beautiful and timeless material. While older, more traditional homes often have the original hardwood floors still in place, many newer homes are using laminate. It offers a natural look […]

Contractors Every Homeowner Should Have in Their Contacts
Posted Tuesday October 22, 2019 in Home Improvement

Being a homeowner is a considerable responsibility, and likely one of the largest investments you’ll make in your life. In order to protect your investment, you need to proactively care for your property, which means taking the correct steps to prevent problems from happening or quickly resolve issues when they do arise. Depending on your […]

Tips for Starting a Home Search
Posted Tuesday October 15, 2019 in Real Estate

In today’s market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can often be frustrating to be a first-time homebuyer if you aren’t prepared. Here are some tips to help you get started with your home search. Get Pre-Approved for a Mortgage One way to show you’re serious about buying your […]

Home Improvement Projects That May Make You Happier
Posted Tuesday October 8, 2019 in Home Improvement

Certain home remodeling projects are making homeowners happier and proving to be well worth the cost and time when they sell their properties, according to a new survey from the National Association of REALTORS®, which includes insights from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry. After completing a home remodeling project, 74% of more than […]

Save Money on Your San Diego County Home Renovation
Posted Tuesday October 1, 2019 in Home Improvement

Here are 10 powerful ways to save money during your home renovation: 1. Set a Budget and Stick to It One of the biggest mistakes homeowners make when renovating their property is failing to set a budget. By not having one in place before you begin work, you’ll often end up spending more than you […]