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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 […]

Autumn Home Maintenance Tasks
Posted Tuesday September 24, 2019 in Home Improvement

Just because the weather’s cooling off doesn’t mean your to-do list will too. Take on a few home maintenance tasks that will put you in good standing once temperatures dip. Properly store your yard equipment One of the best parts about fall: You can usually put your lawn mower into hibernation mode until spring. But […]

How Local Schools Can Impact Your Home’s Value
Posted Tuesday September 17, 2019 in Real Estate

Schools are, of course, an influence on surrounding home prices. A good school district can increase buyer demand within its boundaries, which in turn increases home values. Homes located in high-scoring school districts attract more buyers, including parents who want their children to go to good schools and others who understand that a good school […]