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Reasons to Consider an Inflatable Hot Tub
Posted on 01/19/2020
Reasons to Consider an Inflatable Hot Tub
If you have been looking for a way to revamp your home, an inflatable hot tub might be the spark you need. With an inflatable hot tub in your back yard, your loved ones will get the opportunity to spend quality time together and enjoy the health benefits of the bubbly water without putting a damper on your...
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Florida: Best Energy-Conscious Cities
Posted on 01/12/2020
Florida: Best Energy-Conscious Cities
Photo by Michael Schwarzenberger via Pixabay Living in Florida has its perks, but if you’re into green spaces and green energy, there are specific places that will cater to your tastes. There are a few cities that make green initiatives a priority, lessening the carbon footprint while developing sustainable communities. Here are some of the most “green” cities...
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Another Property Sold - 372 Hillview Road, Venice, FL 34293
Posted on 01/11/2020
Another Property Sold - 372 Hillview Road, Venice, FL 34293
Check out this great property with a newer roof and large backyard! Plenty of room for storage. Two bedroom two bath, with a carport and driveway. Optional HOA. Florida style home with a enclosed Florida room that leads to outside. Located in wonderful Venice Gardens. Washer and dryer is included, partially furnished. Recently replaced water and sewer system 5 years ago. Only ten minutes to Venice beach, perfectly located with shops and restaurants close...
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Starting from Scratch: How to Find the Capital for Your First Investment Property
Posted on 01/05/2020
Starting from Scratch: How to Find the Capital for Your First Investment Property
Photo by Jonathan Rolande via Pixabay Dipping your toes in the real estate investing waters can feel intimidating--especially when it comes to making a large up-front investment. Although there are ways to get started in real estate with lower up-front costs (low- or no-down payment VA and FHA loans, for instance), it's smart to have some savings to...
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Are You Prepared to Sell a House?
Posted on 12/29/2019
Are You Prepared to Sell a House?
When it comes to selling a house, it is important to prepare as much as you can. That way, you can identify potential home selling hurdles and overcome these issues before they escalate. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you prep for the house selling journey. 1. Analyze All Areas of Your Home You might...
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DIY: Refinishing Your Cabinets
Posted on 12/22/2019
DIY: Refinishing Your Cabinets
Photo by u_jup1hbno via Pixabay Paint is the magic elixir when it comes to inexpensive home makeovers. It rejuvenates space in a way few other things can do. Yet many homeowners have blinders on when it comes to the places they can paint. Namely, they only see the walls as a palette. Let's challenge that notion and remind...
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Should I Commute to Own a House?
Posted on 12/15/2019
Should I Commute to Own a House?
Photo by Monkey Business Images via Shutterstock Homeownership is a marvelous thing. Many folks go to extraordinary lengths to make it happen for their household. One thing that makes ownership difficult is affordability in the same locale as your employment. When that's the case, many potential buyers begin searching outside their comfortable commuting radius to find an affordable...
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How Should You Promote Your House to Buyers?
Posted on 12/08/2019
How Should You Promote Your House to Buyers?
Promoting a house to potential buyers sometimes can be difficult. Fortunately, there are lots of things that you can do to stir up interest in your residence. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you promote your residence to buyers. 1. Upgrade Your Home's Curb Appeal Amazing curb appeal is essential, particularly for a seller who...
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Another Property Sold - 309 Glen Oak Road, Venice, FL 34293
Posted on 12/06/2019
Another Property Sold - 309 Glen Oak Road, Venice, FL 34293
This split plan home is located within minutes to Beaches, shopping, dinning, and other favorite activities of Venice residents. Situated in a family-friendly neighborhood near a great park and community center. Home features tile floors, freshly painted, Bosch dishwasher, private fenced in yard, large Florida room that can be utilized as a play room, office, or family room, plus a screened in lanai. Plenty of room for a pool, garden, RV parking and has an oversize garage and driveway. Take a tour of this charming and comfortable home located in sought after Venice Gardens today and you will be pleasantly surprised by it's affordable...
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Another Property Rented - 20171 Ragazza Circle #102, Venice, FL 34293
Posted on 12/06/2019
Another Property Rented - 20171 Ragazza Circle #102, Venice, FL 34293
Furnished Rental now Available in the sought after community of Gran Paradiso. Gated community and one of the top resort style communities in Venice. Very comfortable 3 bedroom coach home features Dining Room which adjoins the great room. Ideal for socializing and family gatherings. The water view is an added plus for listening to the birds or just enjoying some quiet time. Lovely home is furnished including beach towels & chairs for heading out to watch the sunset. For the active individuals you will enjoy the walk around this beautiful community or the state-of-the-art fitness center that overlooks the refreshing resort style pool....
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When to Modify Your Homebuying Timeline
Posted on 12/01/2019
When to Modify Your Homebuying Timeline
If you have plans to buy a house as quickly as possible, it is important to maintain flexibility. That way, you can adjust your homebuying timeline at a moment's notice. Ultimately, there are many instances where you may need to modify your homebuying timeline, and these include: 1. You are struggling to identify your dream home. It generally is...
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What’s the Best Home Improvement for ROI
Posted on 11/24/2019
What’s the Best Home Improvement for ROI
Photo by Sue Smith via Shutterstock Choosing what to upgrade or fix in, on or around your home can be a complicated process. Changes fall into two categories – things that increase or decrease value (or sale price) and things that increase or decrease salability (or how willing people are to pay full price for it). Before you...
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