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833 Summer Street #a, Stamford, CT 06901 now has a new price of $169,000!
Posted on 12/20/2019
833 Summer Street #a, Stamford, CT 06901 now has a new price of $169,000!
Looking for an office presence in Downtown Stamford? This may work for you. This 725 sq ft unit with two rooms, kitchenette and bathroom may be an ideal entry level proposition. Buying could save against local rental prices. Better still the heat and hot water is included in the common charges. The unit comes with 3 deeded car parking spaces alongside the...
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5 Ways to Display Your Collectibles
Posted on 12/15/2019
5 Ways to Display Your Collectibles
Photo by H Wong on Unsplash Your collectibles are important to you, but all too often they tend to be tucked away in a closet attic, or the basement. Why hide all of the things that you spent so much time and care collecting? Instead, find ways to incorporate them into your existing decor so that your house...
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Tips for Home Sellers: Use Curb Appeal to Your Advantage
Posted on 12/15/2019
Tips for Home Sellers: Use Curb Appeal to Your Advantage
For home sellers, getting the best price for your residence likely will require you to upgrade your house's curb appeal. If you dedicate time and resources to bolster your home's curb appeal, you may be better equipped than ever before to enjoy a successful property selling experience. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you improve...
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Applying for Your First Mortgage
Posted on 12/08/2019
Applying for Your First Mortgage
While buying a home is a huge decision that should entail a lot of planning and preparation, applying for a mortgage can be surprisingly easy. Just like with other lenders and creditors, a mortgage lender will want to know that letting you borrow money will be a safe investment. Applying for a mortgage is all about ensuring just that....
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Why It's Important To Go To Open Houses Before You Set Out To Buy
Posted on 12/08/2019
Why It's Important To Go To Open Houses Before You Set Out To Buy
In today’s world, everything is online. You probably have started your home search online as well. It’s plain fun to look at real estate. You can dream of living in a place you can’t afford. You might never see any of those listings that you’re browsing in person. Should you? No matter when your home search may become a...
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Video Tour  - 52 Wolfpit Avenue #2B, Norwalk, CT 06851
Posted on 12/04/2019
Video Tour - 52 Wolfpit Avenue #2B, Norwalk, CT 06851
Check out this great, affordable 1 bedroom, 1 full bath Condominium. Why Rent When You Can Own and get Heat and Hot Water Included in the low Common Charges. Ideally located close to Route1 and all the amenities this offers, also convenient for commuting via I95 or...
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52 Wolfpit Avenue #2B, Norwalk, CT 06851 is now new to the market!
Posted on 12/04/2019
52 Wolfpit Avenue #2B, Norwalk, CT 06851 is now new to the market!
Check out this great, affordable 1 bedroom, 1 full bath Condominium. Why Rent When You Can Own and get Heat and Hot Water Included in the low Common Charges. Ideally located close to Route1 and all the amenities this offers, also convenient for commuting via I95 or...
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Tips for Choosing A Dining Table
Posted on 12/01/2019
Tips for Choosing A Dining Table
Photo by: Annie Gray via Unsplash In many homes, the dining table is the ideal get-together spot to share a meal, hold gatherings and talk about important topics. However, it’s not only for eating, clinking glasses or having family discussions. It’s one of the focal points of your house and should be carefully considered. If you're interested in...
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Upgrade Your Residence's Curb Appeal
Posted on 12/01/2019
Upgrade Your Residence's Curb Appeal
Curb appeal is a difference-maker during the home selling process. If you understand how to upgrade your residence's curb appeal, you may be better equipped than ever before to enjoy a fast, profitable house selling experience. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you improve your house's curb appeal. 1. Prioritize Lawn Care and Maintenance If...
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Can the Home Selling Journey Be Quick and Easy?
Posted on 11/24/2019
Can the Home Selling Journey Be Quick and Easy?
There is no reason to stress about the home selling journey. In fact, there are many things you can do to enjoy a quick, seamless property selling experience. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you streamline the home selling journey. 1. Enhance Your House's Curb Appeal Curb appeal is a key part of the house...
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How to Field a Low Offer on Your Home
Posted on 11/24/2019
How to Field a Low Offer on Your Home
Receiving a low offer on a home can be frustrating for a seller. But, you’re likely to see at least one or two offers on your property that are lower than you would like. Right now, the housing market is filled with young professionals burdened with student loans, rising costs of living, and stagnating wages. So, it’s no wonder...
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Mortgage Loan Rejection: What Next?
Posted on 11/17/2019
Mortgage Loan Rejection: What Next?
Having your home loan rejected can be disappointing, but it is not the end of the road. This article is full of ideas to help get your loan approved on your next try: Re-edit your borrower profile Banks are vigilant on all aspects of credit, including the profile of the borrower. Remember that many criteria are crippling. Any...
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