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Posted on 01/20/2021
Simple & Fast Pasta Dishes
Image by Дарья Яковлева from Pixabay Being short on time is no reason to not enjoy a healthy meal at home. These three quick and easy pasta dishes whip up in a mere 30 minutes or less, giving you plenty of time to even to the dishes before you could be in and out of a drive thru...
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Posted on 01/13/2021
Recipe: Pine Nut Pasta
Image by Pexels from Pixabay Who doesn't love pasta? If you're a big fan of pasta but getting tired of the same old recipes, this unique and delicious vegetarian recipe is right for you. It's easy to make, requires few ingredients and makes little mess. It's also incredibly versatile, and can be made vegan for those who have...
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Posted on 01/06/2021
Picking the Right Financing for Your Home
Photo by Vlada Karpovich from Pexels While your credit score will play a role what your mortgage interest rate will be, there are also various types of loans that can increase or lower your monthly mortgage payment. In general, there are two specific loan types, adjustable rate loans, known as an ARM and fixed rate. However, within these...
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Posted on 12/30/2020
Things to Consider before Becoming a Landlord
Photo by Tumisu via PixabayMaybe you’ve thought about buying rental property. Wouldn’t it be great, you think, to own something that someone else pays for? It can work out that way, with your property increasing in value while you pocket money every month. But with the wrong home, the wrong tenants or the wrong management, it can go...
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Posted on 12/23/2020
Qualifying for a Mortgage When You Are Self-Employed
Photo by Free-Photos via Pixabay When you’re self-employed, it’s difficult to decide whether you are ready to buy a house. After all, your income might come in spurts instead of having a regular check every week or two. Being prepared for the mortgage process increases the chance that your application will be approved. Self-employed people have more hurdles...
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Posted on 12/16/2020
How Many Home Showings Should You Schedule?
A home showing is a valuable opportunity for a property buyer. In certain instances, buyers will set up dozens of showings to review a wide range of residences. Meanwhile, a buyer sometimes finds the perfect residence during his or her first home showing. Ultimately, there is no set number of showings that you will need to attend before you...
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Posted on 12/09/2020
Surviving a Short-Notice PCS Move
Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels In the military, sometimes a Permanent Change of Station or PCS move happens quickly and orders to move to a new location can leave you scrambling. When you have to make a fast move, the whirlwind of activity can leave you feeling a little dazed and wondering if you’re forgetting anything. So,...
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Posted on 12/02/2020
Should You Choose Carpeting, Hardwood or Tile?
Photo by Pixabay from Pexels The short answer to our question of the day is... We all know what we like when we see it. New flooring can greatly increase your home's beauty in the eye of the beholder, yet it's impossible to know what kind of flooring will attract your home's next buyer. That said, here are...
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Posted on 11/25/2020
Upgrade Your House's Curb Appeal Without Breaking Your Budget
Believe it or not, upgrading your residence's curb appeal won't necessarily force you to break your budget. Now, let's take a look at three cost-effective ways to improve your house's curb appeal. 1. Mow the Lawn Tall grass and weeds are unlikely to do you any favors, particularly if you want to reap the benefits of a fast, profitable...
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Posted on 11/19/2020
Another Property Sold - 71012 Everard, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Beautifully appointed home perfectly located with golf course & nature views! Comfortably open concept with views from almost every room on the main floor. Recently renovated, the home has new HVAC systems, new kitchen appliances, carpet, water heater & sealed crawlspace.Spacious Master Bedroom on Main! 2 Bedrooms,2 Baths,Bonus Room & storage upstairs.Versatile lower level with full bath. Neighborhood includes ground maintenance & Gutter cleaning. Close to walking trail, Club Amenities, UNC, Duke and...
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Posted on 11/18/2020
Tips for Sellers: How to Capture Homebuyers' Attention
Home sellers sometimes struggle to stir up interest in their residences. Fortunately, there are lots of things you can do to help your residence capture buyers' attention, such as: 1. Craft an Engaging Home Listing A home listing should engage and inform buyers. Otherwise, an ineffective listing may make it tough for a seller to effectively promote his or...
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Posted on 11/18/2020
Another Property Sold - 90109 Hoey, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
So many WINDOWS!!! More windows than walls in this private, custom, traditional Governors Club home. Gourmet kitchen w/6 burner gas stove and plenty of counter space. Spacious great room w/fireplace and built-ins. Large master w/sitting area. 2nd bedroom and bath on main floor. Screened porch w/hot tub off master. Lower level features 1200+ bottle wine cellar. Also has kitchen that would be great when the in-laws visit. Great playroom w/storage on both sides, large walk-up attic and laundry...
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