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Tips for Choosing a Porch Light
Posted on 01/12/2020
Tips for Choosing a Porch Light
Image by David Papazian from Shutterstock Porch lighting is an essential part of a home's curb appeal. It offers much more than help navigating in the dark or a pretty accent for your front door. A brightly lit porch can enhance security and also save you money on your energy bill. Where will you place it? The location...
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3 Common Homebuying Problems and How to Avoid Them
Posted on 01/12/2020
3 Common Homebuying Problems and How to Avoid Them
Buying a home should be a problem-free experience. Yet issues may arise that make it tough to acquire the perfect house at an affordable price. Common problems that come up during the homebuying journey include: 1. Lack of Home Financing Before you search for a home, it generally is a good idea to get pre-approved for a mortgage. That...
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Another Property Sold - 836 Reef Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
Posted on 01/07/2020
Another Property Sold - 836 Reef Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
Bright & spacious 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath Colonial just 2 blocks from the beach! Double height, light filled entry way. Kitchen w/ granite counters, island with seating, French doors to back yard, large pantry, Half bath, Living Room w/ fireplace, Family Room & Dining Room. Large Master Suite with twin walk-in closets, large Master Bath with tub & tiled shower, french door to the balcony. Two bedrooms with Jack & Jill bath, one Bedroom has a balcony, 4th bedroom with en suite full bath. Attic with pull down stairs for storage. Laundry room on upper level. Fully fenced in back yard with patio-perfect for entertaining. Beautiful view of park...
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How Should You Approach a Mortgage Application?
Posted on 01/05/2020
How Should You Approach a Mortgage Application?
Filling out a mortgage application may prove to be a long, exhausting process. Fortunately, we're here to help you streamline the mortgage application process so you can move one step closer to acquiring your dream house. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you approach the mortgage application process with confidence. 1. Be Thorough A mortgage...
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Factors to Consider Before You Buy a Second Home
Posted on 01/05/2020
Factors to Consider Before You Buy a Second Home
The decision to purchase a second home may be one of the biggest choices you will make in your lifetime. As such, it is important to consider all of the factors associated with a house purchase before you embark on a quest to acquire a second residence. Now, let's take a look at three key factors to evaluate as...
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19 Lincoln St, New Britain, CT 06052 is now new to the market!
Posted on 01/04/2020
19 Lincoln St, New Britain, CT 06052 is now new to the market!
* Light and Bright * Large First Floor Unit * 3 Bedrooms * High Ceilings * Hardwood Floors * Full Bath * Large Dining Area * Stainless Steel Appliances * Off Street Parking Plus 1 Garage Space * Tenant responsible for credit check, good credit required, references...
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Lighting: Benefits of Skylights
Posted on 12/29/2019
Lighting: Benefits of Skylights
Photo by Tania Van den Berghen via Pixabay When your kitchen or another part of your home could use a bit more light, consider adding skylights instead of lamps or light fixtures. Skylights can provide your home with some important benefits. As long as you have these lights properly installed, they can offer the following advantages for your...
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Homebuying Tips: Enter the Real Estate Market with a Strategy
Posted on 12/29/2019
Homebuying Tips: Enter the Real Estate Market with a Strategy
If you intend to find your dream house, it helps to establish a homebuying strategy. That way, you can enter the real estate market with a plan in place to accomplish your desired goals. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you craft an effective homebuying strategy. 1. Create Homebuying Criteria If you know where you...
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Tips for Moving Economically and Efficiently
Posted on 12/22/2019
Tips for Moving Economically and Efficiently
Perhaps the ultimate test of your planning and organizational skills is moving to a new house. If you fail to plan ahead and make the necessary preparations, moving can be a stressful and frustrating experience. On the other hand, if you approach it in a methodical, goal-oriented way, you'll be pleasantly surprised at how smooth the process will unfold....
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3 Things You Need to Consider Before You Attend a Home Showing
Posted on 12/22/2019
3 Things You Need to Consider Before You Attend a Home Showing
You know you want to pursue a home, and as such, likely plan to attend lots of house showings in the near future. Before you check out a residence in-person, however, it generally is a good idea to prepare as much as possible. That way, you can use a home showing to learn about a residence, evaluate a house's...
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Another Property Rented - 631 Popes Island Road #631, Milford, CT 06461
Posted on 12/17/2019
Another Property Rented - 631 Popes Island Road #631, Milford, CT 06461
Vacation daily in this top end unit ranch at Caswell Cove! Open floor plan with two full baths and two oversized bedrooms. Master bedroom has a walk in closet and a full bath with a steam shower. Views of the river from most rooms, quiet complex with full laundry and full kitchen area. Living room/dining room combination has sliders to the large private deck. Unit has updated mechanicals with gas furnace, central air and a new gas hot water heater. Two assigned parking spots are right outside your stairs and there is plenty of guest parking nearby. Conveniently located just minutes to downtown Milford for an easy commute on the...
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Key Reasons to Hire a Home Inspector
Posted on 12/15/2019
Key Reasons to Hire a Home Inspector
If you intend to buy a house, you may want to employ a home inspector. In fact, there are many reasons why a buyer may hire a house inspector, such as: 1. You want to identify any underlying home problems. Although you may have walked through a house a few times before you submitted an offer to purchase, a...
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