Ways to maintain a beautiful garden all year

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Ways to maintain a beautiful garden all year

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Gardening may be most enjoyable during the spring and summer, but that doesn’t mean you can’t maintain a beautiful outdoor space all year long. The following tips can help your garden look beautiful no matter the season! 1.         Begin with planning  Planning and forethought are one of the most important ways to keep your garden […]

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Tips for taking great photos before listing your home

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With more and more buyers beginning their home search online, great photographs are more important than ever in getting your home noticed. No matter how beautiful a home is or how well-staged it is, bad photographs can limit the traffic a listing receives. The following tips can help you take the best pictures possible before […]

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3 things to keep in mind during a property inspection

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3 things to keep in mind during a property inspection A home inspection is stressful for both buyers and sellers. With so much on the line tensions often run high; however, it doesn’t have to end in heartbreak. By keeping realistic expectations and balancing your heart and head, you can make the most of the […]

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3 home upgrade projects you can do on a budget

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Whether you’re trying to keep your home on trend, make a room more functional, or update an outdated space, DIY projects are particularly appealing for those on a budget. To make the biggest impact with the lowest costs, focus on important spaces and upgrades that add function, charm, and character. The following are three home […]

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Ways to decorate your blank wall

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A blank wall is like a blank canvas filled with possibilities. However, the seemingly endless possibilities can also be overwhelming! The following ideas can help you think beyond a gallery when it comes to decorating a blank wall in your home. Washi tape patterns. If you rent and can’t permanently alter the walls, or simply […]

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Tips to create an inviting front-yard landscape

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Front yard landscaping affects curb appeal – as well as the first impression your home makes. By creating a beautiful, balanced front yard, you can make your home more inviting while highlighting your house’s features. The following tips can help you create front yard landscaping that makes a statement! Create a clear entryway The path […]

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How To Stage Your Home Like A Pro

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Staging a home often seems as simple as bringing in a few new couches and putting out a plate of fresh baked cookies. In practice, however, staging is more difficult; homeowners must learn how to curate their own furniture and décor to create a fresh, clean space that appeals to as many potential buyers as […]

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How to ask for real estate referrals

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The use of the internet has forever changed how people buy and sell their homes. Online searches and websites are now the primary way homes are listed, and many people use the web as a way to research potential agents. Despite this, referrals are still the number one way both buyers and sellers find realtors. […]

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Tips to declutter and organize your home

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Thanks to the popularity of Marie Kondo, Peter Walsh, and more, the minimalist lifestyle is in. However, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed when starting the decluttering process, especially if you feel as if you’re drowning in things! These simple tips can help you get a jump start on spring cleaning as you declutter […]

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Learn the best times to buy or sell a home

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The time of year – and even the day of the week – can impact how quickly a home sells or how long it sits on the market. While seasonal changes are not as pronounced here in California, the following real estate trends indicate the best times for buyers and sellers to list and find […]

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