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How Installing Skylights Can Help Your Home
Posted on 02/16/2020
How Installing Skylights Can Help Your Home
Photo by Tania Van den Berghen via Pixabay When your kitchen or another part of your home could use a bit more light, consider adding skylights instead of lamps or light fixtures. Skylights can provide your home with some important benefits. As long as you have these lights properly installed, they can offer the following advantages for your...
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Tips for Buyers: How to Handle High-Pressure Situations
Posted on 02/09/2020
Tips for Buyers: How to Handle High-Pressure Situations
Completing a successful homebuying journey may be difficult, especially for those who do not plan ahead. In fact, high-pressure situations may arise that lead you to make rash homebuying decisions. And if you make the wrong choices, you risk paying an exorbitant price to acquire your dream residence. There is no reason to let high-pressure situations cause you to...
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Property Buyer Tips: How to Deal with an Aggressive Seller
Posted on 02/02/2020
Property Buyer Tips: How to Deal with an Aggressive Seller
As a homebuyer, you likely will want to do everything possible to secure your dream house at a budget-friendly price. Yet for those who are dealing with an aggressive property seller, achieving the optimal results may prove to be challenging. Lucky for you, we're here to help you simplify the homebuying process so you can acquire your ideal residence...
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Another Property Sold - 6509 Heritage Lane, Bradenton, FL 34209
Posted on 01/31/2020
Another Property Sold - 6509 Heritage Lane, Bradenton, FL 34209
Rarely Available Lakeview Villa. Pet friendly (1 pet up to 25lbs). Meadowcroft South is a quiet 55+ community with heated community pool and beautiful landscapes in West Bradenton just minutes away from Anan Maria Island, shopping, restaurants, doctors offices, public transportation, Desoto National Park, Palma Sola Botanical Gardens, GT Bray Park, YMCA, and hospitals. Ready for your updates to make this beautiful location your home or vacation home. Park under your private carport and keep your vehicle out of the...
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Launch a Florida Luxury Home Search Today
Posted on 01/26/2020
Launch a Florida Luxury Home Search Today
Ready to pursue a luxury home in Fort Lauderdale, Tampa Bay or elsewhere in Florida? Launch a Sunshine State luxury house search today, and you may be able to discover your ideal residence in the foreseeable future. Ultimately, conducting a successful Florida luxury house search can be simple. Let's take a look at three tips to help you start...
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Video Tour  - 3215 Beneva Road #104, Sarasota, FL 34232
Posted on 01/23/2020
Video Tour - 3215 Beneva Road #104, Sarasota, FL 34232
LOCATION...LOCATION...LOCATION... Nestle in to the Largest 2 BR 2 BA Floor Plan that Village Brooke offers. Watch the morning sun come up on this ground floor unit and reflect off the lake as you enjoy your morning coffee on your private screened in lanai. This unit is conveniently situated directly across from the laundry room (literally steps away from the front door), and this building is very close to the main pool and directly across from the tennis court. The living room has nice built-in shelving to display your knickknacks. The AC is only 2 years old, NEW Bathroom Vanities, NEW carpet in the bedrooms, professionally cleaned, Freshly...
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3215 Beneva Road #104, Sarasota, FL 34232 is now new to the market!
Posted on 01/23/2020
3215 Beneva Road #104, Sarasota, FL 34232 is now new to the market!
LOCATION...LOCATION...LOCATION... Nestle in to the Largest 2 BR 2 BA Floor Plan that Village Brooke offers. Watch the morning sun come up on this ground floor unit and reflect off the lake as you enjoy your morning coffee on your private screened in lanai. This unit is conveniently situated directly across from the laundry room (literally steps away from the front door), and this building is very close to the main pool and directly across from the tennis court. The living room has nice built-in shelving to display your knickknacks. The AC is only 2 years old, NEW Bathroom Vanities, NEW carpet in the bedrooms, professionally cleaned, Freshly...
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Finding a Florida Home Near Beaches and Theme Parks
Posted on 01/19/2020
Finding a Florida Home Near Beaches and Theme Parks
With few exceptions, Florida could be considered a state that's all things to all people. However, that statement comes with a few caveats. Specific cities, communities, and neighborhoods, for example, tend to cater to different lifestyles, age groups, and income levels. In order to find the specific location that would best suit your needs, a two-step approach is recommended....
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Should You Buy an Old House?
Posted on 01/12/2020
Should You Buy an Old House?
Photo by Wulfman65 via Shutterstock When you’re thinking about purchasing a home, an old house versus that new one is something to ponder. If you’ve thought about buying an older home, consider each of these areas before making an offer. Have your agent write contingencies into your contract, and by all means, don’t forego an inspection. Consider HazMat...
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Learn to Live Like a Local By Becoming a Tourist in Your New Town
Posted on 01/05/2020
Learn to Live Like a Local By Becoming a Tourist in Your New Town
Long distance moves can be scary. Living in a new place where you’re unfamiliar with the roads and the people can take some time to get used to. But, whether you’re moving for work or just for a change of scenery, moving to a new part of state or country can be exciting. One way to make things easier...
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LED Options For Under Your Cabinets
Posted on 12/30/2019
LED Options For Under Your Cabinets
Image by StockSnap from Pixabay Your kitchen is the ultimate workspace, but only if it has the lighting needed to properly illuminate your work area. Without the right lighting, you could end up fumbling through your tasks, failing to complete them to the best of your ability. Thankfully, resolving that problem is as easy as installing LEDs under...
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