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Real Estate Preventing and Treating Termite Damage

Termite damage can devalue a home faster than raging crime rates, poor schools and a nearby freeway. No matter how seemingly small the damage may seem, if a home inspector finds evidence of termite ..
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How to Sell Your Home Fast

Whether you're dealing with a short sale or trying to avoid paying a double mortgage after buying a new house, you've found yourself in a position where you need to sell your house and quickly. For ..
(June 15, 2008)
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Buying a House? What You Need to Know Before Making the Plunge

Every first-time home buyer is a little nervous, but it's not as difficult as it seems. Buying your first home should be exciting rather than overwhelming. For some tips, tricks, and issues to ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Tips For Choosing a Real Estate Appraiser

Whether you're investigating the value of your own property, the potential of an investment property or trying to obtain financing for a home, you'll need the services of a certified real estate ..
(June 19, 2008)
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5 Tips For Buying Your First Home

So, you're a property virgin setting out on your first major home purchase? With all that talk about amortization, appraisals and closing costs, it's sometimes easy to forget that buying your first ..
(June 20, 2008)
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How to Sell Real Estate in a Sluggish Market

While real estate is almost always a sound investment, a sluggish market can quickly take the value of your home down and even make it seemingly unsellable. If you've been trying to sell your home in .
(June 23, 2008)
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Home Not Selling? You Can Change That

Sometimes the market is sluggish and at other times homes simply don't sell. The longer a house sits on the market, the more it languishes, becoming less attractive to agents and their potential ..
(June 23, 2008)
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How to Afford a New Home and Financing

If you're single or living on a small income and wondering how you'll ever afford a new home with its financing, you're not alone. Despite the recent surge in home prices, home ownership is still ..
(June 25, 2008)
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How to Sell Your Home and Keep Your Sanity

Selling a home can be a nerve-wracking experience. From constantly keeping a clean, show-ready house to dealing with late night calls from realtors, it adds up to a high stress factor. To learn how ..
(June 26, 2008)
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How to Achieve Great Curb Appeal With Real Estate

Most prospective home buyers decide whether they're interested in a home within 8 seconds of their arrival. This is why first impressions and curb appeal can make a big difference when selling your ..
(June 30, 2008)
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How to Buy a Home For Your Family

Purchasing a first condo or entry-level house is one thing, but when you're buying a home for your growing family, there are more factors to consider. From your own needs to the needs of your ..
(June 30, 2008)
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Finding the Perfect Fixer Upper Location

The business of flipping homes or buying a property at low cost and renovating it is about more than your skill as a handyman or designer. It's all about location. Remember, most home buyers choose ..
(July 01, 2008)
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How to Find an Affordable House For Your Family

Thanks to a fairly recent boom in the housing market, home prices went through the roof - and despite recent depreciation across the U. S. , home values still remain high. This makes getting into an ..
(July 03, 2008)
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Staging Your Home Can Help You Sell it More Quickly

Have you ever walked into an open house to find either a completely empty home or one that is poorly decorated? It doesn't do much for the asking price or your first impression, does it? Staging can ..
(July 07, 2008)
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4 Key Steps to Buying Your Dream Home

Buying a dream home is about not settling for less than you really want. You've finally reached some important financial goals, after years of saving, making the right real estate choices. And ..
(July 08, 2008)
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How to Find Inexpensive Homes

After the recent boom in the real estate market, house prices are through the roof. Despite the current downturn and present depreciation rates, many homes remain out of reach for many entry-level ..
(July 10, 2008)
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How to Prudently Buy a Foreclosure Home

Foreclosure homes can be a great opportunity to purchase at a lower price, but potential buyers need to be prepared for the risks. From previous homeowners who won't leave to poorly maintained homes, .
(July 13, 2008)
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How to Wisely Buy Real Estate in Italy

Italy seems to have it all, from beautiful mountains to exquisite countryside and seaside towns. Buying a property or real estate in Italy, whether for vacation, investment or residence, could be a ..
(July 14, 2008)
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Tips on Preparing to Buy an Unfinished Home

Purchasing an unfinished home can be a terrific way to obtain a prime piece of property already equipped with an existing structure, approved building permits and a blank canvas for your design ..
(July 16, 2008)
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Important Considerations Before Buying an Overseas Vacation ..

Buying a home overseas can mean owning a small piece of vacation paradise, but it can also equal a major headache. From differing ownership and property title laws to navigating an overseas market, ..
(July 17, 2008)
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How to Buy French Homes A Guide Before Signing the Contract

France offers real estate investors both an opportunity to be close to the bustling centers of the European economy, and also the idyllic and beautiful French countryside. With relatively low ..
(July 20, 2008)
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Real Estate Am I Buying the Best House For My Needs?

Buying a home is a major purchase and also an investment, so making sure you're buying the right house is crucial. Before you sign the legal documents making you both owner and borrower, you want to ..
(July 22, 2008)
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Real Estate Opportunities in Miami

Over the past year, home prices in Miami and the surrounding area have plummeted. However, with the market stabilizing and home prices remaining low, now could be a good time to buy in sunny Miami. ..
(July 10, 2008)
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