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8 Uncomfortable Realizations You Will Have Before You Succeed

Selling Your Home? 8 Uncomfortable Realizations You'll Have Before You Succeedkali9/iStock; realtor.comSelling a home is just one of those experiences you've got to go through to truly understandâ€

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What Is My Home Worth What Every Owner Should Know

What Is My Home Worth? What Every Owner Should Knowmalerapaso/iStockEver wondered "What is my home worth?" During the housing bubble years leading up to 2007, it was with the pleasant thrill of

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How To Price A House To Sell Like Hotcakes

How To Price a House To Sell Like HotcakesDavid McNew/Getty ImagesPutting a price tag on a home you're trying to sell is a tricky thing. For one, it's your home, crammed full of memories,

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7 Pricing Myths To Stop Believing If You Ever Hope To Sell Your House

7 Pricing Myths to Stop Believing If You Ever Hope to Sell Your HouseBsWei/iStockPricing your own home is hard, what with all the history and hopes this magic number entails. Of course, you

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The Most Common Questions Asked By Home Sellers Answered

The Most Common Questions Asked by Home Sellers—Answered!Westend61/Getty ImagesSelling a home you've lived in and loved over the years isn't exactly like unloading your collection of old Slayer

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5 Surprisingly Smart Reasons To Buy A Home During The Holidays

5 Surprisingly Smart Reasons to Buy a Home During the HolidaysiStock; realtor.comTurkeys and tinsel, dreidels and pumpkin pie. Yes friends, the holidays are here again, and it's the perfect time;

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The Cost Of Renting VS Buying A Home

The Cost of Renting vs. Buying a Home [INFOGRAPHIC]Some Highlights:Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision.Looking at the percentage of income needed to

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The Number One Reason To List Your House NOW

The #1 Reason to List Your House, NOW!The National Association of Realtors (NAR) released the results of their latest Existing Home Sales Report which revealed that sales rose 0.7% month-over-month,

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What To Know About Buying A Home Warranty

What to Know About Buying a Home WarrantyHere are five questions you should ask before purchasing one of these plansWhen you buy a home, it’s normal to worry that something may go wrong. Perhaps

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Millennials Flock Towards Low Down Payment Programs

Millennials Flock Towards Low Down Payment ProgramsA report released by Down Payment Resource shows that 61% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with a down payment of 6%

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Do Not Let Fear Stop You From Applying For A Mortgage

Don’t Let Fear Stop You From Applying For A MortgageA considerable number of potential buyers shy away from jumping into the real estate market due to their uncertainty about the buying process. A

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Renting Or Buying You Are Paying A Mortgage Why Not Yours

Renting Or Buying…Either Way, You’re Paying Someone’s MortgageThere are some people who have not purchased homes yet because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage.

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Buying A Home Can Be Scary

Buying a Home Can Be Scary… Unless You Know the Facts [INFOGRAPHIC]Some Highlights:Many potential homebuyers believe that they need a 20% down payment and a 780 FICO® score to qualify to buy a

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How Long Most Families Stay In Their Home

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) keeps historical data on many aspects of homeownership. One of the data points that has changed dramatically is the median tenure of a family in

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