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Millennials Are Waiting to Buy a Home

Posted by on May 27, 2017 at 2:28 pm
Young couple looking at a new house

Say what you will about millennials and their commitment issues, but when it comes to real estate, younger Americans aren’t shying away from homeownership because they refuse to stay put and settle down. Rather, millennials aren’t buying homes at the same pace of previous generous because they feel they just can’t afford it. To further […]

Start an Online Business without Breaking the Bank

Posted by on April 20, 2017 at 2:34 am

Deep down, you know you want this. You want to taste the freedom that other entrepreneurs have. You want to follow your passion and hopefully also make a living at it. You want to…start an online business. But here’s the thing: Instead of jumping on the bandwagon to start an online business, make sure you […]

Nearing retirement – should you downsize to a smaller home?

Posted by on April 15, 2017 at 1:07 pm

As retirement approaches, your lifestyle and priorities begin to change. Chances are the days when you wanted more space– the sizable dream home with the backyard big enough to entertain a growing family – are long gone. Instead, many retirees are looking for convenience, simplicity and accommodations more suited to their needs as “empty nesters.” […]

Questions to Ask Before Deciding on a Real Estate Agent

Posted by on April 1, 2017 at 11:13 am

  Roughly 5 million residential real estate transactions were conducted in 2014. Of those, nearly 87 percent involved real estate agents, who can help both buyers and sellers of residential properties save time and maximize the value of their home. Before deciding which real estate agent might be the best fit for your needs, you […]

How Will Millennials Get Into the Housing Market?

Posted by on March 31, 2017 at 12:23 am

Don’t be surprised if the housing market gets tighter next year. The country’s largest generation — millennials between the ages of 18 and 34 — are expected to enter the market for homes in big numbers. In a recent survey at the National Association of Realtors’ Realtor.com website, 61% of millennials surveyed said that they plan […]

Upgrades to Make Your Home Smarter

Posted by on March 21, 2017 at 8:00 am

 

Worthwhile renovations to increase the value of your home

Posted by on March 18, 2017 at 4:28 pm

  Home renovations are a headache and they can be expensive. If you’re going to undertake them, you want to make sure you’re getting your money’s worth. Some renovations will add more value to the price of selling your home than others. These are the best recommended renovations to increase the sale value of your […]

An Alexa-enabled Home Robot

Posted by on January 18, 2017 at 6:00 am

Home robots are very interesting devices that appeal to children as well as adults (especially geeks). We’ve seen quite a few of them recently, with the charming Asus Zenbo leading the pack. If the Zenbo, which will retail for $599 when it hits the market, is out of your price range, you might want to […]


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