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Revamp Your Home Selling Strategy
Posted on 11/10/2019
Revamp Your Home Selling Strategy
If your home has lingered on the real estate market for many months, there is no need to worry. Revisit your home selling strategy, and you can find innovative ways to promote your house to the right groups of buyers. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you revamp your home selling strategy. 1. Consider the...
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Should You Request a Home Showing?
Posted on 11/03/2019
Should You Request a Home Showing?
Requesting a home showing usually is a great idea if you find a residence you may want to buy. In addition, there are many things you can do to get the most out of any house showing, at any time. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you attend a home showing and determine if a...
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Hidden Enemies in Your Home
Posted on 10/27/2019
Hidden Enemies in Your Home
Could your home be making you sick? Could those allergies be inside rather than outside? Yes, and yes. Of course, you’ve already sussed out the obvious places: the mold in the bathroom, years of dirt in the carpet, even the drapes and blinds. But what about the air ducts? You know, the very thing that carries the conditioned...
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828 Colleen Drive, San Jose, CA 95123 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/24/2019
828 Colleen Drive, San Jose, CA 95123 is now new to the market!
Most desirable location is Santa Teresa! Fantastic neighborhood! This home is immaculate and perfectly maintained! Views of the Blossom Valley foothills. Amazing curb appeal on a cul-de-sac. Great family home with sunken family room open to the kitchen. Perfect floor plan with tons of natural light. Formal dining room for those special Holiday dinners. Inviting and pleasant backyard with large covered deck. Large side yard with room for RV parking. Just steps to the hiking trails of Foothill Park. Conveniently located hear all shopping and amenities. Easy access to Highways 85 & 101! This one will go quick! There will not be a "For Sale"...
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Another Property Sold - 3320 Tracy Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95051
Posted on 10/22/2019
Another Property Sold - 3320 Tracy Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95051
Best schools in Santa Clara County! Located in the very heart of Silicon Valley! Great home, great neighborhood! Virtually no other properties in this neighborhood at this price point. Nice floor plan with natural light. Hardwood floors and brand new carpet, new interior paint, crown molding. Fireplaces in both the living room & family room. Large backyard with patio, lawn & side yards. Backs up to creek. Near Maywood Park, Forest Park Cabana Club Swim Club (FPCC), all shopping & amenities.Easy access to Lawrence Expressway & Highway 280. Near Apple Spaceship Building and all tech companies. This home will go...
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Ranch Style Homes Offer Convenience and Simplicity
Posted on 10/20/2019
Ranch Style Homes Offer Convenience and Simplicity
Architecturally speaking, many home buyers have very definite ideas about their preferred house style. Whether it stems from a sense of practicality or positive childhood memories, few house hunters are "on the fence" when it comes to the number of stories their ideal house should have. Perhaps you're one of those people who grew up in a two-story house...
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What Do You Need to Know About a Reverse Mortgages?
Posted on 10/13/2019
What Do You Need to Know About a Reverse Mortgages?
Many times, advertisements create a false impression about reverse mortgages. Marketing depicts them as a simple, cheap way by which older homeowners can finance their retirement. It is critical to understand how reverse mortgages work because failure to do so might harm your financial future. Studies show that many homeowners do not have a proper understanding of reverse...
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How to Style a Coffee Table
Posted on 10/06/2019
How to Style a Coffee Table
A coffee table is a bit trickier to decorate than a dining table, but with some expert tips, your coffee table is just a few minutes from being perfect. Here are some styling tips for a coffee table to consider next time you are touching up the interior decor in your home: Stack up your books Coffee tables...
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400 Via Largo Court, Morgan Hill, CA 95037 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/02/2019
400 Via Largo Court, Morgan Hill, CA 95037 is now new to the market!
Beautiful Westside location on a court in the great neighborhood of Mill Creek. Downstairs bedroom with full bath. Great natural light and spacious floor plan, separate family room, separate living room, beautiful kitchen and great room! The backyard has an inviting in ground pool with plenty of room for outdoor living. Generous side yards with a tranquil sitting area. HUGE loft upstairs. The rooms are spacious. This peaceful cul-de-sac location is the perfect setting for family living. This is the home for...
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Simple Ways to Modernize Your Home
Posted on 09/29/2019
Simple Ways to Modernize Your Home
Are you considering adding some new life to your home? Then you may want to introduce some elements to your home using the current design trends. Even though some of the trendiest contemporary space feel out of reach, there are several easy techniques that you might take advantage of to renovate a home that won't necessarily require you...
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Ideas for Using Your Large Landing
Posted on 09/22/2019
Ideas for Using Your Large Landing
Home architects like to do lots of creative things with stairs and landings—and for good reason. They create lots of “oohs” and “aahs” when a prospective buyer walks into a home. Many times, it is that spectacular view that sells the home. Buyers may even overlook other missing items in the house because of the initial entryway's striking...
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Wow Your Guests With These 6 Design Tips
Posted on 09/15/2019
Wow Your Guests With These 6 Design Tips
To impress guests, your décor needs to be outside the box in a tasteful way. If you’re tired of getting the same polite applause and want to drop your visitors’ jaws (metaphorically), conventional patterns and colors won’t do. Read on if you’re a little short on ideas and need something to reawaken the creative you. Hang eye-catching pendant...
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