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Posted on 05/31/2020
Understanding Debt to Income Ratios
Image by Mimzy from Pixabay As you start your journey to home ownership, one of the terms you may hear from your mortgage lender is debt to income ratio. Many people have never heard this term before, but it is an important aspect of obtaining a mortgage. Your mortgage lender wants to make sure you are not going...
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Posted on 05/24/2020
Top Maintenance Tips for Your Home
Image by fede13 from Pixabay Just as your car needs regular maintenance, so does your home. It may not be the highlight of your weekend, but home maintenance is crucial. Keeping your home in tip-top shape will help prevent problems down the road and give you an edge when you decide to sell. Check Your HVAC System A...
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Posted on 05/17/2020
Choosing the Right Structural Addition for Your Garden
Photo by Skitterphoto from Pexels Outdoor garden structures can provide you with seating, shade and even a bit of shelter from the rain, depending on which type you choose. Although these structures serve a practical purpose, they’re available in a wide range of decorative styles and designs that can enhance your garden’s appearance. How do you know which...
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Posted on 05/10/2020
Hardwoods Need a Facelift? Consider Bleaching
Post Photo by Pixabay via Pexels One of the benefits of hardwood floors is their durability. When they start to look worn, refinishing takes time, but is much less of a hassle than replacement. Yet sometimes, stains won't simply buff out of the surface of your hardwoods. If you’re dealing with tough stains, like juice or wine spills or...
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Posted on 05/03/2020
Turning Vintage Tinware Into Unique Planters
Photo by Sabine van Erp via Pixabay There's a certain nostalgia associated with genuine vintage tins -- not the replicas you find at today's one-dollar stores. Genuine vintage tins had real purpose, usually multiple ones, in fact. They did double duty as tubs to wash both children and laundry. Or, sometimes, they held both lunch food and school...
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Posted on 05/03/2020
Another Property Sold - 5090 Betty Street N, St Petersburg, FL 33709
Own your lot! Make this vintage manufactured home your own, great location, close to shopping, restaurants, beaches & recreation. Fixer-upper, As-Is, Cash Only. Priced to sell at less than assessed...
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Posted on 05/03/2020
Another Property Sold - 5090 Betty Street N, St Petersburg, FL 33709
Own your lot! Make this vintage manufactured home your own, great location, close to shopping, restaurants, beaches & recreation. Fixer-upper, As-Is, Cash Only. Priced to sell at less than assessed...
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Posted on 04/26/2020
5 Interesting Ways to Improve Your Home's Curb Appeal
Image by Pexels from Pixabay You’re getting ready to put your house on the market and scurrying to make everything look perfect for potential buyers. While it’s important to focus on readying your home’s interior for viewing, remember not to neglect your exterior. According to some estimates, 81% of real estate agents believe curb appeal is one of...
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Posted on 04/19/2020
How to Secure a Conventional Loan
Photo by Evan Dvorkin on Unsplash A conventional loan is the most common type of mortgage used to secure a home purchase. Conventional loans are backed by private lenders and typically conform to the standards established by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. In order to qualify for a conventional loan, you must meet several specific requirements. 1. Debt-to-income...
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Posted on 04/15/2020
Video Tour - 5090 Betty Street N, St Petersburg, FL 33709
Own your lot! Make this vintage manufactured home your own, great location, close to shopping, restaurants, beaches & recreation. Fixer-upper, As-Is, Cash Only. Priced to sell at less than assessed...
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Posted on 04/15/2020
5090 Betty Street N, St Petersburg, FL 33709 is now new to the market!
Own your lot! Make this vintage manufactured home your own, great location, close to shopping, restaurants, beaches & recreation. Fixer-upper, As-Is, Cash Only. Priced to sell at less than assessed...
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Posted on 04/12/2020
Choosing the Right Realtor to Buy or Sell a Million Dollar Home
Photo by Snapwire Photography via Pexels When you have a million-dollar home to sell, don’t just get any real estate agent. The same goes if you are buying a million-dollar home. It would be best if you had a real estate agent that does more than think like a millionaire. When you choose a real estate agent who...
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