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Tips for a Better Appraisal

Appraisals. They have the power to strike fear into the hearts of buyers, sellers and homeowners. Watch More News Videos at ABC | 2012 Presidential Election | Entertainment & Celebrity News Okay, maybe a little over the top, but only … Continue reading

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Exciting Stuff! All About Sump Pumps

If you’re like me, my occasional wet basement is the result of forgetting to clear the leaves from the drain in the outside steps. However, many homes in this area have more serious water problems. It may be that you … Continue reading

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Maintain that Tile Roof

Over the years, I’ve sold quite of few houses with tile roofs. I’ve heard home inspectors say how great these roofs are — they last decades, they need little maintenance, etc. They have superior insulating properties over asphalt shingle roofs … Continue reading

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Property Condition and Selling Your Home

I’ve been getting feedback recently on several listings that run something like the following: “Really nice house. Buyers chose something else — there’s just so much inventory now.”  Or “Buyers can’t decide — too many houses to choose from”. What … Continue reading

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What "As Is" Is – And Isn't

We sell houses in “as-is” condition all the time, don’t we? But what does “as-is” mean? Most of the time, it means that the seller doesn’t wish to make any repairs that might come up either through the home inspection … Continue reading

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