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    How To Buy A House In 2023

    Navigate the real estate market with confidence! Buying a house is an exhilarating journey, regardless of the economic state. Before diving in, equip yourself with the knowledge of home buying. Understanding the intricacies empowers you to make informed decisions for your family and finances. Get ready to embark on an exciting adventure, and allow me to help guide you home! Understand why you want to buy a house Check your credit score Save for a down payment Create a housing budget Shop for a mortgage Hire a real estate agent See multiple homes Make an offer Get a home inspection Negotiate repairs and credits Secure your financing Do a final…

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    Kitchen – The Heart of Home

    What magical, gravitational pull does the kitchen hold over us all? It’s a combination of things that we’re unconsciously and instinctively attracted to – comfort, familiarity and fond memories. No matter the time of day, the event du jour or the number of guests who grace your doorstep, most often you’ll find friends and family huddled inside the heart of the home: the kitchen. Its magnetic quality swirls around memory-inducing scents, the sound of flapjacks sizzling on the griddle, the rhythmic clinking of glassware toasting and the irresistible sight of delectable meals being prepared by the hands of loved ones. No wonder it’s where we want to be, and where…

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    10 Cosmetic Upgrades to Enjoy While Living in Your Home, That Can Also Help You Sell

    Get your home ready to sell with these easy home improvement tips! Add a Fresh Coat of Paint Add Crown Molding Install New Hardware Stain the Floors Slap on Subway Tiles Update Ceiling Fans + Light Fixtures Paint the Kitchen Cabinets Update Bath Fixtures Spruce up your Front Yard Create a Pretty Patio _ To read more, please visit:https://bit.ly/3nLZdYz If you have questions of any kind including requests for tried and true contractors or if you or anyone you know needs real estate help, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me anytime! Kindest regards, 72 total views, 4 views today

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    Win a free Airbnb Gift Card Compliments of Gwen Luce and Coldwell Banker Realty

    Registration has ended. Winners will be contacted around end of this month. Entry Dates: May 9-31Drawing Date: on or around June 1Winners will be notified: by end of June If you have questions of any kind or if you or anyone you know needs real estate help, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me anytime! Kindest regards, 200 total views, 6 views today

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    How to Grow and Care for All the Roses in Your Garden

    Spring greetings! Roses can beautify any garden with their diverse shapes, sizes, and colors. With proper care and attention to soil, sunlight, pruning, and transplanting, even beginner gardeners can grow healthy roses. For more information on how to care for all the roses in your garden, check out this article: https://bit.ly/3LCnx76 If you have questions of any kind or if you or anyone you know needs real estate help, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me anytime! Kindest regards, 62 total views, 2 views today

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    Earth Day Sustainability Tips

    As we celebrate Earth Day, keep these sustainability tips in mind. There are simple ways to make changes to your home to make a difference in our environment.  🌎 Retire Your Dryer: Consider using a drying rack whenever possible to save money and reduce your carbon footprint 🌎 Switch To Better Bulbs: Switch to LEDs, CFLs or halogen bulbs as they use as little as 20% of the electricity  🌎 Refresh Your Air Filters: Clean or Replace your HVAC filters every three months to make it run more efficiently 🌎 Pull the Plug on Your Devices: Almost 10% of your energy bill goes to “Phantom Power” consumption 🌎 Banish Bottled Water: Producing just one plastic bottle of water requires 2,000…

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    Let’s stand together to make unfair housing history

    At Coldwell Banker, we’re committed to supporting and expanding equal access to housing for all and we stand together to help build thriving, inclusive communities that fuel economic growth and prosperity. We honor this commitment by commemorating Fair Housing Month in April.    The History of Fair Housing National Fair Housing Month celebrates the passage of the Fair Housing Act, a national law that prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, and financing of housing based on race, color, national origin, religion, and gender. The Fair Housing Act was signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson in April 1968 after the assassination of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.…

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    Wallpaper With Personality

    Wallpaper is back. And you’ll be glad it is – with all the exciting new colors, patterns and textures available to choose from. Today, stylish wallpaper is being used in small spaces, such as powder rooms and mudrooms, or as a beautiful accent, providing pops of color that brighten up an area or give it a more customized look. Wallpaper choices range from traditional floral patterns to modern art deco designs, with patterns ranging from subdued to bold. Today’s wallpaper is also much easier to apply and remove, so you can create a big impact without the hassle and mess. So, where do you begin? It depends on the look you’re…

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    Guest Room Tips for the Warmest of Welcomes

    Opening your house to guests is one of the many joys of being a homeowner. You can make guests feel welcomed and comfortable by following these simple tips. Create the Ultimate “Flex” Room Flexibility is key in getting the most out of your guest quarters. If you host frequently, the room will likely be used by a wide variety of people – from your high school bestie visiting with her kids on spring break to Great Auntie Edna who’s there for the holidays to your nephew who’s in town to tour college campuses. If you expect to holiday children or multiple guests at the same time, consider investing in bunk…