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Posted on 03/14/2021
What's a Seller-Financed Mortgage and Should I Consider One?
Photo by Charles Thompson via Pixabay A vast majority of homebuying transactions rely on the buyer qualifying for a mortgage through a bank. After all, most people don't have enough cash lying around to buy a home outright. Nowadays, you have more options with different types of lenders and alternative financing companies where you can seek pre-approval online....
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Posted on 03/07/2021
DIY: Refinishing Your Cabinets
Photo by u_jup1hbno via Pixabay Paint is the magic elixir when it comes to inexpensive home makeovers. It rejuvenates space in a way few other things can do. Yet many homeowners have blinders on when it comes to the places they can paint. Namely, they only see the walls as a palette. Let's challenge that notion and remind...
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Posted on 03/06/2021
Another Property Sold - 7295 S Dexter Street, Centennial, CO 80122
SHOWINGS TO START ON 2/4 at 4PM. Move-in ready family home with a great location in a quiet neighborhood. Get comfortable and relax in the living room by staying cozy by the new fireplace. Enjoy the Natural hardwood floors on the main and upper Level & plantation shutters throughout, beautiful quartz counter tops and all NEW stainless steel appliances in the kitchen. Convenient dining area off the kitchen with view of the patio & back yard. Only a few steps up to the main sleeping level with 3 bedrooms & a full bath. The bedrooms boast custom closets with cedar floors. Enjoy the lower level family room by staying cool in the...
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Posted on 02/28/2021
Selling Your High-Performance Home
Photo by OpenClipart-Vectors via Pixabay Ready to sell that home you've sunk your heart, soul and savings account into? Hoping to get a great return on all those green upgrades you had professionally performed? Don't rely on chance to get the ROI you deserve. Take charge of the sale of your high-performance home, and make sure everyone from...
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Posted on 02/21/2021
3 Ways to Slash your Water Bill
Photo by PublicDomainPictures via Pixabay Are you overpaying for water? You could be, if your home is not running as efficiently as it could, or if you have undiagnosed leaks or damage. Cutting your water consumption can help you save money every month, and in many cases, you won't have to change your habits at all. Try one...
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Posted on 02/14/2021
Tips on Selling Your Energy Efficient Home
Photo by rawpixel via Pixabay A high-performance home is one that operates efficiently, and saves you -- the homeowner -- significant costs in heating, cooling and more. When it comes time to sell a home of this type, the price point is typically higher -- up to 3.4 percent. High-performance homes are in demand today, and if you've...
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Posted on 02/07/2021
Title Insurance: Do I Need It?
Photo by Mona Tootoonchinia via Pixabay When you purchase a home, your lender charges you for a title insurance policy. You are also given the option to buy your own title insurance policy. Depending on your agreement with the seller, the seller might purchase the buyer’s title insurance policy. Before a seller can sell his or her property,...
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Posted on 01/31/2021
Inspection or No Inspection - What You Need to Know
Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay As you move forward with your home purchase, your real estate agent may recommend that you have your home inspected. Sometimes the inspection is required by the lender or insurance company, but sometimes it’s an optional step. Buyers who have the option sometimes consider skipping the inspection to save a little cash....
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Posted on 01/24/2021
Home Improvement Tasks to Tackle Before Selling (And Tasks to Ignore)
Photo by Rudy and Peter Skitterians via PixabayWhen you’re prepping your home to sell, your “to do” list can get quite long, quite quickly. Which projects do you really need to tackle before listing, and which are best left undone? Talking to your real estate agent is a good first step, but this guide will also give you...
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Posted on 01/19/2021
Another Property Sold - 2967 S Wolff Street, Denver, CO 80236
This modern farmhouse-style completely renovated home in Harvey Park will impress as soon as you walk in! Lives like a spacious home on the main level, and like a full apartment in the basement. New since 2019: new roof & gutters, new front door, all new windows on main level & basement, new kitchen in basement featuring luxury vinyl tile flooring, Quartz counters and fridge. Other amenities include central AC and 1-car garage with extended off-street parking. Peace of mind with new electrical panels, full radon system and new HVAC. The covered patio offers cool & comfortable outdoor living overlooking the spacious...
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Posted on 01/17/2021
Homebuyers: Writing a Great Offer Letter
Photo by Free-Photos via Pixabay While buying a home in a seller’s market, it pays to stand out from the crowd. One way to do that is with a memorable offer letter that captures the seller’s attention from the start. You must include all the right elements, however, to effectively win them over and earn the chance to...
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Posted on 01/10/2021
When Is A Perfect Time To Sell Your Home?
If you're ready to sell your home, you may wonder if the time is right. Timing is truly everything when you’re selling a home. If you have some flexibility, it might be a good idea to wait to sell your home. Even with time constraints, there are a few strategies to employ that can help you find the sweet...
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