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Why Is Your House Still On The Market?

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Everyone wants their house to sell promptly once they put it on the market. If it has been a few months and you haven’t had a decent offer yet, you might be frustrated. In order to make a sale, you may need to switch something up. Here’s a look at four common reasons homes don’t sell quickly – and what you can do to address each one. Your curb appeal is lacking.…

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3 Reasons To Buy A Smaller, More Affordable Home

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As you get ready to shop for a house to buy, it can be easy to fall into the temptation of buying a house that is more than you can afford. Some people do this without realizing how much it costs to own a house, while others do this based on the income they expect to earn at some point in the future. Whatever your situation is, it is always better to buy a house you can afford right now at this time in your life, and here are three reasons for this.…

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Even In A "Cheap" Rental, Make Sure You Look For These Features

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If you’re on a really tight budget, finding a cheap apartment or house for rent can really simplify your financial life and leave a bit more wiggle room for other essentials. You can do without that extra bedroom, fancy carpeting, and stainless steel stove if it means paying less for rent. However, there are a few features you should be very careful to check for, especially in a cheap apartment, since doing without them can be terribly inconvenient or even dangerous.…

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