Say What? Real Estate Language Decoded

Can You Rent A House With Bad Credit?

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As part of the approval process, it is not uncommon for a landlord to run a credit check on rental applicants. Unfortunately, if you have bad credit, finding a house to rent can be challenging. However, there are things you can do to make it more likely that a landlord would be willing to take a chance on you.  Ask for a Short Lease Depending on the state in which you live, it can take weeks or months for a landlord to evict a non-paying tenant.…

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3 Tips To Help You Get Through A Holiday Move

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Relocating to a new home can be stressful. When you combine the added stress of the holidays with a move, the situation is bound to cause increased stress levels. If you are planning on relocating during the holidays, here are three tips you might want to keep in mind to help you and your family get through this transition. 1. Don’t overlook the decorations. Holiday decorations can play an important role in helping your family get through a seasonal move.…

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Planning To Sell Your Home? 3 Renovations That May Not Increase You Home's Appraisal Value

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You may be planning to do some home renovations so you can increase your home’s appraisal value. You should know, however, that some renovations will not add as much value as you think they would. This means you would end up paying a lot out of pocket if your home does not sell at the price you set it to. Below are three renovations you should check into before you get started.…

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