Granite Countertops – Are They Really as Desirable as They Seem?

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If you have shopped for a home in recent years you will probably have noticed that certain home features always seem to be played up as selling points in the listings. Hardwood floors. Wood burning fireplaces. And more and more often these days, granite kitchen countertops. Granite kitchen countertops really are the ‘hot’ countertop material […]

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Preventive Home Maintenance – Not Glamorous, But Essential Tasks to Tackle Now

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Preventive home maintenance isn’t fun and it isn’t glamorous. There’s no instant gratification or cool new piece of equipment to play with. There’s just time, money, and exactly what you had before you started the maintenance except with less dirt and a new filter. Because it isn’t exciting, and can seem like such a waste of […]

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Things Both Buyer and Seller Need to Know About Home Closings

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Closing day. The really big day for both buyer and seller. It’s usually the culmination of months of anticipation, so it’s understandable if both parties are more than a little excited/nervous/relived and are a little scattered. And while both sides will usually have a little team assembled to help them actually finally get the deal […]