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5 New Homeowner Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid (And How to Avoid Them)

Keep these tips and tricks in mind as you learn the ropes of being a homeowner
Posted by Brianna Corey on June 16, 2019 in  Buying a Home  First Time Home Buyers  Owning a home
5 New Homeowner Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid (And How to Avoid Them) Keep these tips and tricks in mind as you learn the ropes of being a homeowner. SAM SHALOM The following is a guest post from Jessica Thiefels Become a first-time homeowner is one of the most exciting and stressful times of your life, even after the closing papers have been signed and key is in hand. Suddenly, you’re faced with a whole new set of challenges: how to manage a home that’s yours, not your landlord’s. There are a lot... read more
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How Much House Can You Afford?

Learn how much you can afford on a mortgage for a new home
Posted by Brianna Corey on January 04, 2019 in  Buying a Home  First Time Home Buyers
How Much House Can You Afford? Learn how much you can afford on a mortgage for a new home. Coldwell Banker real estate agents will help you meet your budget and find the perfect home. SHARON LEE HOUSE POOR [adjective | hous – poo·r] A person who can afford his or her home mortgage payments, but can’t afford much of anything else. Discretionary spending on restaurants, furnishings, travel and clothes are severely cut back, due to a large proportion of his or her income going towards the ... read more
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Why You Really Need a Home Inspection

Learn how getting a home inspection can help you get the most value for your home
Posted by Brianna Corey on September 25, 2018 in  Buying a Home  First Time Home Buyers  Owning a home
LINDSAY LISTANSKI Buying a house is probably the single largest investment you’ll ever make, and you want to ensure you get the best value for your hard-earned dollar. That’s why more and more home buyers today are turning to professional Home Inspection experts. A professional Home Inspector takes a close look beneath a house’s surface, and then prepares a detailed written report for the prospective buyer on such things as the condition of the foundation, electrical service, roof, insul... 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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Starting Fresh: How to Buy a New Home Construction

Find out how you can buy a new home construction today!
Posted by Brianna Corey on June 21, 2018 in  Buying a Home  First Time Home Buyers  New Construction  Owning a home  Real Estate
Starting Fresh: How to Buy a New Home Construction Personalization, customization, fewer repairs, and less maintenance are just some of the benefits of buying a newly built home. Find out how you can buy a new home construction today! GUSTAVO GONZALEZ What could be more exciting than living in a brand new home? The blank slate can be thrilling: living in a place no one has lived before, a home with fresh paint, untouched carpets, and even fresh grass that no one has trodden! While most of the homes bought and s... read more
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