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Posted on 02/28/2021
Smart Hub Technology: Programmable Thermostats
Photo by Anete Lusina from Pexels As you go about your day at home, you might change the thermostat settings more than once to balance your comfort with saving money. But what if you were able to leave all that fine-tuning to a digital system and achieve your goals with little to no effort on your part? Well,...
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Posted on 02/21/2021
Is Remote Home Buying the Best Option for You?
Image by congerdesign from Pixabay If you're looking to buy a new home, there's no reason you should be limited by your geographic area. In today's digital world, buying a home in another city, another state or even in another country has never been easier or more convenient. Additionally, when you buy a home remotely, you're not limited...
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Posted on 02/14/2021
Do You Need a Property Buying Plan?
If you want to enjoy a seamless homebuying experience, it generally is a good idea to establish a property buying plan. That way, you can take a step-by-step approach to make your homeownership dream come true. As you prepare a homebuying strategy, there are several factors to consider. These factors include: 1. Your Dream Home Definition There is no...
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Posted on 02/07/2021
How to Buy a Home Without Breaking Your Budget
A home is one of the biggest purchases that an individual can make in his or her lifetime. It also may prove to be expensive, particularly for those who fail to plan ahead for the property buying journey. There is no need to break your budget to acquire your dream residence. In fact, there are many quick, easy ways...
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Posted on 01/31/2021
Common Loan Terms of the Jumbo Mortgage
Photo by Peggy und Marco Lachmann-Anke via Pixabay A jumbo mortgage refers to a high-priced loan, usually meant for a luxury property. And while this loan may have once been reserved for the millionaire investors of the world, it may not be as exclusive as you think. If you're interested in what it takes to apply, it helps...
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Posted on 01/29/2021
Video Tour - 25 Rockledge Avenue #306, White Plains, NY 10601
Make this gorgeous upgraded unit in an exceptional gated community your next home! Bamboo flooring throughout, granite in the kitchen and marble in the bathrooms are items you want! This unit also offers the tremendous sunshine and warmth of southern exposure plus pretty city views from the balcony. Enjoy the luxury of concierge service, garage parking, a heated pool, storage space, and the convenience of an on-site fitness center complete with saunas. Just 5 blocks to Metro-North or 4 to shopping and dining, but sitting on nearly 5 acres of beautifully landscaped property, Westage Towers is truly a comfortable and special place to live!...
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Posted on 01/29/2021
25 Rockledge Avenue #306, White Plains, NY 10601 is now new to the market!
Make this gorgeous upgraded unit in an exceptional gated community your next home! Bamboo flooring throughout, granite in the kitchen and marble in the bathrooms are items you want! This unit also offers the tremendous sunshine and warmth of southern exposure plus pretty city views from the balcony. Enjoy the luxury of concierge service, garage parking, a heated pool, storage space, and the convenience of an on-site fitness center complete with saunas. Just 5 blocks to Metro-North or 4 to shopping and dining, but sitting on nearly 5 acres of beautifully landscaped property, Westage Towers is truly a comfortable and special place to live!...
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Posted on 01/24/2021
Is Buying a Home Worth It?
Photo by Monkey Business Images via Shutterstock While homeownership often gets referred to as the American Dream, when you purchase before you are prepared, the consequences can be dire. Here are a few reasons you should buy a home. You feel certain. Buying a house is a huge step. It’s sensible to be cautious when making such a...
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Posted on 01/17/2021
Details to Consider when Planning an Indoor Pool
Photo by Pixabay from Pexels When you have an indoor pool, you don’t have to wait for the weather to cooperate in order to go swimming. Indoor pools offer a convenient way to swim for exercise or relaxation whenever you want. These pools can also add even more luxury to your home with the right features and design....
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Posted on 01/10/2021
5 Expert Tips for Cross-Town Moves
Image by skeeze from Pixabay Moving across town should be a little less stressful than moving from one state to another, but it does require some thinking ahead and careful planning. If you’re tackling a cross-town move, the better you plan, the easier the move will go. Here are some tips to make your move as easy as...
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Posted on 01/03/2021
Beginning Investors: What is an REIT?
Image by OpenClipart-Vectors from Pixabay A Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) is a specialty corporate entity that owns and operates real estate to generate a profit. Several types exist. An Equity REIT typically generates income by leasing and managing income-producing property. The type of property makes no difference -- commercial, multi-family residential, retail, office, industrial, or a mix...
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Posted on 12/27/2020
Aromatherapy for a Mood-Lifting Home Environment
Photo by Seksak Kerdkanno via Pixabay Diffusing aromas in your home is a great way to settle in, relax and enjoy a fresh, clean scent that calms the nerves. How Do We Know Aromatherapy Works? Research gives us the scoop. Take lavender, for example. Research shows lavender: Eases nervousness much better than a placebo. Raises people's scientifically measured...
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