Housing Market

It’s All About Curb Appeal

It’s All About Curb Appeal

If you are putting your home on the market, having curb appeal can help to generate interest in your property. Here is a step by step guide to creating curb appeal without spending a fortune.

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Tips For Selling Your House This Winter

Tips For Selling Your House This Winter

If you’re trying to sell your house this winter, be ready for a challenge. However, it’s important to know that even though we are in a down real estate market, houses are still selling. Winter is no exception. Yes, you have to sell your home in winter, the slowest and dreariest sales season of all, but there are still buyers out there!

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Add Value to your Home with Bespoke Wooden shutters

Add Value to your Home with Bespoke Wooden shutters

If you want to make your home more desirable without spending a fortune, here are a few simple ways to enhance your home at speed. Wooden shutters, fresh paint and unique design features are just a few of the things that can make your home stand out from the crowd.

Nowadays, homeowners are investing more time and money into their homes to add value to their property. Spending money on your home with these small home improvements can work in your favour when the time comes to sell your home.

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Spruce Up Your Home for an Open House

Spruce Up Your Home for an Open House

If you’re thinking about moving, holding an open house can be an excellent way to expose your home to potential buyers. However, an open house gives people more opportunity to closely examine your home. This means it needs to be in top condition to leave a good impression. Sometimes this means renovations or touch-up paint jobs, but no one wants to spend much money on the home they’re leaving. Here are a few tips to make your home inviting and appealing at an open house without breaking the bank; many of these tips are also great for people who aren’t moving and just want to easily primp their homes.

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Real Estate Trends And Predictions

Real Estate Trends And Predictions

If you’ve looked around your neighborhood, you can see that there are a lot of homes for sale. 2011 is a new year for the housing market and many real estate experts seem to be hopeful yet cautious. In order to recover, it is well known that jobs are the key. Without job creation, homeowners will continue to face foreclosure and won’t be able to qualify for a home purchase.

With inventory levels still high, housing in 2011 will not recover unless consumers have the jobs and confidence to grab up the excess. Local real estate experts say a full recovery is not likely. Unfortunately, there are too many people without jobs and lending standards are still too stringent.

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