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If Your Home Doesn't Have A Playroom
Posted on 03/29/2020
If Your Home Doesn't Have A Playroom
If you don’t have a dedicated playroom space in your home, you may feel as though toys and children have taken over. Toys, games, stuffed animals, coloring books, and crayons may be all over the house if children don’t have their own space to play. It doesn’t have to be this way. There are a few options that you...
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Selecting a Fireplace
Posted on 03/22/2020
Selecting a Fireplace
Image by Breadmaker from Shutterstock A fireplace is a cozy addition for a home that can add aesthetic value as well as warmth to your space. Whether you’re building new, retrofitting, or shopping for the perfect home there are options for most situations. You’ll find many design options as you start to shop but the initial consideration should...
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Create a Stunning Backsplash in your Kitchen
Posted on 03/15/2020
Create a Stunning Backsplash in your Kitchen
Photo by P_Kennedy123 via Pixabay The word is out! Tile is back, and we couldn't be happier. No other medium finishes the look of a kitchen like a tile backsplash. And regardless of your skill level, with a little patience, almost anyone can create a stunning tile backsplash. Here's how it's done! What you'll need Tile of choice...
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How to Make Common Home Cleaners
Posted on 03/08/2020
How to Make Common Home Cleaners
Photo by Monfocus via Pixabay Homemade cleaning solutions aren't just effective. They're also free of irritating chemicals, gentle on delicate surfaces, and easy on the environment. Here are a few recipes for making your own cleaning solutions. Natural Wood Polish This is a classic mix: In a small cup, mix one part olive oil to one part lemon...
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Another Property Sold - 1093 Voorheis St, Pontiac, MI 48341
Posted on 03/05/2020
Another Property Sold - 1093 Voorheis St, Pontiac, MI 48341
BUYERS FINANCING FAILED! Come on in! This two bedroom, one and half bath home is graciously waiting for you to make this your new home. This lovely home features all hardwood floors thru out, brick fireplace to keep you warm and cozy on those cold winter evenings. Updated kitchen with all stainless steel appliances and granite countertops with loads of storage. There is a three season room just off from the kitchen and a large fenced in back yard that include 1 car detached garage (entry to garage is on Smith St.) and comes with shed. New furnace, HWT and roof with in last 5 years. Windows approx. 10 yrs. Key access to Sylvan Lake come...
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Amazing Indoor Water Feature Ideas
Posted on 03/01/2020
Amazing Indoor Water Feature Ideas
Water features aren’t just limited to the outdoors, anymore. You can bring the calming serenity of a soft stream into your home to give a more relaxing atmosphere. They can also be used as room dividers, conversation pieces, or as a simple decoration. Wall Fountains One of the most common ideas for indoor water features is the wall...
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3 Things You Should Know Before Buying an Older Home
Posted on 02/23/2020
3 Things You Should Know Before Buying an Older Home
Image by skeeze from Pixabay For those who embrace a sense of nostalgic charm, older homes have an undeniable allure. The yesteryear designs and attention to detail are often absent in new construction. As attractive as the idea of living in a glorious Victorian or period home may be, it’s also imperative that you take an extra-long look...
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Is Real Estate Investing Right for You ?
Posted on 02/16/2020
Is Real Estate Investing Right for You ?
Photo by Steve Buissinne via Pixabay While real estate has ups and downs, it has generally been a good long-term investment. Owning a home is one way of investing, but to really take advantage, you can buy property that you won’t necessarily occupy but will make you some money. How Real Estate Makes Money There are two basic...
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For Sale by Owner: Worth the Risk?
Posted on 02/09/2020
For Sale by Owner: Worth the Risk?
Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay For Sale by Owner (FSBO) can be an extremely tempting prospect for home sellers. If you don't have to pay the real estate commission, you can put more of the money from the house sale directly into your pocket. But it takes more of a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude to successfully complete a home...
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Update Your Kitchen to Sell
Posted on 02/02/2020
Update Your Kitchen to Sell
Image by StudioDin from Shutterstock Homeowners wishing to sell their home for top dollar might consider a kitchen remodel to increase its value and efficiency. Aside from the kitchen being the heart of the home, it also has several surfaces you can quickly upgrade that affect the entire space. The tips below give you a guide to which...
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Common Mortgage Options and Their Benefits
Posted on 01/26/2020
Common Mortgage Options and Their Benefits
Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay Most homebuyers take out a mortgage when they purchase a house, and there are several different types of mortgages to choose from. Here are some of the more common mortgage options and the benefits of each one. Conventional 30-Year Fixed Mortgages Perhaps the standard starting point for a mortgage is the conventional...
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19161 Harlow St, Detroit, MI 48235 is now new to the market!
Posted on 01/25/2020
19161 Harlow St, Detroit, MI 48235 is now new to the market!
This lovely 3 bedroom home features three bedrooms with the third bedroom on the lower level, carpet through out; built in appliances with recessed lighting in the kitchen. Basement is finished. Walkout from family to fenced back yard. Great for entertaining. This home is currently tenant occupied. Lease is up in April. Allow min 4 hours prior to showing....
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