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Your Equity Can Help You Reach Your Retirement Goal

Whether you’ve just retired or you’re thinking about retirement, you may be considering your options and trying to picture a whole new stage of your life.  You’re not alone!  The Retirement Industry Trust Association (RITA) shows 10,000 baby boomers reach the typical retirement age (65) every day, and only 47% of the people in that generation have […]

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Should I Sell My House This Year?

There’s no denying the housing market is undergoing a shift this seasaon as buyer demand slows and the number of homes for sale grows.  But the shift actually gives you some unique benefits when you sell.  Here’s a look at the key opportunities you have if you list your house this fall. Opportunity #1:  You have […]

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What You Should Know About Browsing for Homes Online

Okay, admit it!  Browsing for homes online is a window shopper’s Shangri-La.  The beautifully decorated rooms, the sculpted gardens, the colorful front doors that just pop with those “come hither” hues.  Buyer beware, though: those listings may be seductive, but they might not be giving you the complete picture.  That handsome colonial with the light-filled […]

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Buyers: These Home Appraisal Tips Are for You

Most people have deeply personal reasons for wanting to buy a home.  Maybe it’s the bathroom that feels like a dreamy, modern spa or that two-tiered deck made just for parties.  Your lender doesn’t care about the freestanding tub or the outdoor fire pit.  Their only conceren is that the house you buy is worth […]

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