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Military Moves in a Seller’s Market

What to do when you have little control over when your moves happen
Posted by Brianna Corey on August 04, 2018 in  Buying a Home  Selling Your Home
Military Moves in a Seller’s Market If you’re an active duty service member, you’re more exposed than others to the cyclical swings of the real estate market, since you have little control over when your moves happen.   VICTORIA KEICHINGER About USAA Real Estate Rewards Network:  For over 25 years, the USAA Real Estate Rewards Network offers support in helping USAA Members buy and/or sell a home — and Members can earn cash reward in the process. It’s often said ... read more
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Benefits of Buying or Selling a Home for Cash?

If you can buy a house with cash, should you do it?
Posted by Brianna Corey on July 28, 2018 in  Buying a Home  Investments  Selling Your Home
What Are the Benefits of Buying or Selling a Home for Cash?   But if you can buy a house with cash, should you do it? SHARON LEE Most people try to avoid getting into debt; it’s a much wiser financial decision. Unfortunately, it’s not always possible. On big-ticket items such as higher education, purchasing a car, and buying a house, loans are a common occurrence. But if you can buy a house with cash, should you do it? What are the benefits of making a cash offer on a home or accepting a ca... read more
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Moving Day Count Down: A Weekly Checklist

Moving? Use this expert two-month moving calendar to keep you organized
Posted by Brianna Corey on July 13, 2018 in  Buying a Home  Moving  Organization
Moving Day Count Down: A Weekly Checklist Moving? Use this expert two-month moving calendar to keep you organized. SHARON LEE Guest post by Laura McHolm Did you know May is National Moving Month? May is the kick-off to the busiest moving season. In fact, nearly 40 million of us move in the summer and begin to plan in May. If you are one of those on the move this season, we want to help you plan. Unlike the popular perception, moving doesn’t need to be a stressful and overwhelming process! The key is ... read more
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Is Your Neighborhood Pet Friendly? Here’s How to Tell!

Here’s how to tell if the town you’re considering has gone to the dogs
Posted by Brianna Corey on July 03, 2018 in  Buying a Home  Community  Pets
Is Your Neighborhood Pet Friendly? Here’s How to Tell! Here’s how to tell if the town you’re considering has gone to the dogs. LINDSAY LISTANSKI By Elizabeth Roehrig   When you’re on the hunt for a new home, you want to make sure it’ll be a good fit for every member of the family—including your pup. Of course you’ll be looking at the outdoor space, but it’s smart to think beyond the property line. After all, the neighborhood itself can make a huge dif... read more
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What is a Property Survey and Why You Should Get One Before Buying a House

There are several benefits to getting a property survey before buying your first home
Posted by Brianna Corey on June 24, 2018 in  Buying a Home  First Time Home Buyers  Owning a home
What is a Property Survey and Why You Should Get One Before Buying a House There are several benefits to getting a property survey before buying your first home. Find out all the information you need to know, and how you can get a property survey done today! SHARON LEE When buying a home, the last thing you want is a surprise. Most people worry about leaky roofs or rusty boilers. But there may be property issues that can come to light and cost you a lot of money if you’re not careful. One way to avoid get... read more
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