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How to do a Backsplash on a Budget
Posted on 09/22/2019
How to do a Backsplash on a Budget
Once you have all the inspections and walk-throughs, sign all the paperwork, and get the keys, now what? Do you move in right away? Remodel? Upgrade? Just paint? Depending on your financial situation after the down-payment and closing costs, you might wonder if you will ever have enough to make some changes to your kitchen. While you save...
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10828 Churchill Place, Tustin, CA 92782 now has a new price of $799,000!
Posted on 09/20/2019
10828 Churchill Place, Tustin, CA 92782 now has a new price of $799,000!
HUGE PRICE REDUCTION for a FAST SALE! First Time Ever on the Market! Yes, these are original homeowners that have lovingly cared for this home from the beginning. This 3 Bedroom 2 1/2 Bath Single family detached home is the favorite plan for its ability to offer so many options. It has a Huge wrap around yard. Freshly painted with designer paints, Brand New Stainless Appliances, and Beautiful Quartz counters make this home ready for the next owner.. All bedrooms are upstairs. Enjoy a large Formal Living Room or relax in the casual family room. Have meals in the family room or dining area...or outside for a BBQ. The laundry is off the...
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Why are Young People Not Buying Homes?
Posted on 09/15/2019
Why are Young People Not Buying Homes?
Some of the reasons why the young ones are not buying a home are the high student debt, affordability among others. We are going to discuss the primary reasons why young people are not buying a house in this article. Here we go: Affordability One of the main reasons why millennials are not into real estate investment is...
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Economic Indicators you can use to Predict the Housing Market
Posted on 09/08/2019
Economic Indicators you can use to Predict the Housing Market
When you read the newspaper or listen to the news, it is likely that you come across economic indicators of your local real estate market even when you don’t know that they are. Most people do not pay attention to these indicators because they do not affect them directly. However, it is essential that you have a clear...
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How to Protect Your Dog from Fleas and Ticks
Posted on 09/01/2019
How to Protect Your Dog from Fleas and Ticks
When the temperatures rise, and pets get to go outdoors more often, a flea or tick infestation is something with which owners may have to deal. Fleas and ticks are blood-sucking parasites that make pets uncomfortable. They are also not good visitors to have within or around the home.Although it is almost impossible to rid the home and...
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307 Calle Campanero, San Clemente, CA 92673 now has a new price of $569,000!
Posted on 08/31/2019
307 Calle Campanero, San Clemente, CA 92673 now has a new price of $569,000!
LABOR DAY HOLIDAY SALE.... Owners say to sell property this WEEKEND!!!! Beautiful and Nicely upgraded 3 Bedroom town home in a very private and quiet choice location in the Alassio tract of Talega. Designer paints and a Gourmet Kitchen with Granite Kitchen and stainless appliances.The Master Bedroom has loads of windows, an upgraded Master Bath, and custom built-ins in the closet. Plantation shutters throughout the home. Epoxy flooring and storage in garage. This property enjoys all the benefits of the community amenities as well as the sports center of Talega Swim and Athletic Club. What a place to call home here in San...
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10828 Churchill Place, Tustin, CA 92782 now has a new price of $833,000!
Posted on 08/28/2019
10828 Churchill Place, Tustin, CA 92782 now has a new price of $833,000!
First Time Ever on the Market! Yes, these are original homeowners that have lovingly cared for this home from the beginning. This 3 Bedroom 2 1/2 Bath Single family detached home is the favorite plan for its ability to offer so many options. It has a Huge wrap around yard. Freshly painted with designer paints, Brand New Stainless Appliances, and Beautiful Quartz counters make this home ready for the next owner.. All bedrooms are upstairs. Enjoy a large Formal Living Room or relax in the casual family room. Have meals in the family room or dining area...or outside for a BBQ. The laundry is off the kitchen in a separate room; not in the...
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7 Common Painting Mistakes to Avoid
Posted on 08/25/2019
7 Common Painting Mistakes to Avoid
Applying fresh coat paint is one of the easiest ways to revamp your home inside and out, especially when a professional painter does it. Many homeowners view painting as an easy job, but it is a complicated job that requires patience, skills, and the right tools. Before you attempt to give your room a new coat of paint,...
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Corded vs. Cordless Vacuum Cleaners
Posted on 08/18/2019
Corded vs. Cordless Vacuum Cleaners
Vacuum cleaners have been considered an excellent means for most people to clean up their house swiftly. With the increasing need for vacuum cleaners, designers have made incredible changes in the plans of the vacuum’s built-in technology. Till now, there are primarily two kinds, corded and cordless designs. More people tend to substitute the cordless type in the...
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Best Plants for Xeriscaping
Posted on 08/11/2019
Best Plants for Xeriscaping
Xeriscaping, or dry-scaping, is a method of gardening intended to minimize the need for irrigation and ongoing watering. You can develop a xeriscape in any climate, using the right plants, but it most commonly appears in drought-prevalent areas with more mild winters and hot summers. If you live in a desert or southern climate, this might be the...
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Adding a Doggy Spa - what a great concept
Posted on 08/04/2019
Adding a Doggy Spa - what a great concept
Moving to a new home or modeling the one you’re in means finding room for the entire family. When your family includes the furry variety, think about more than just a corner to toss that doggy bed. Make your home truly welcoming for all members of the household by installing a doggy spa or pet room. We know...
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Pink Stuff in Your Water?
Posted on 07/28/2019
Pink Stuff in Your Water?
Whenever you move to a new area, water quality might be one of the things you check. Before you bought your home, you got a green light on the inspection, so everything should be perfect. But, now that you're in your new home, you see a strange pinkish-red film forming in the toilet, on the shower walls, around...
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