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How To Get Used To Living In A New Area
Posted on 11/10/2019
How To Get Used To Living In A New Area
It doesn’t matter if you’re moving down the street or across the country, moving into a new neighborhood can be hard. You want to make your new property, and new area feel like home. Relocation is always a challenge. There are a few things you can do to make the transition smoother for your family. Meeting people and learning...
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Another Property Sold - 230 Mark Drive, Coventry, CT 06238
Posted on 11/08/2019
Another Property Sold - 230 Mark Drive, Coventry, CT 06238
Come see this well cared for ranch home that offers a lot of living space. Great neighborhood location with easy access to Hartford and Universities. There is plenty of room for everyone here. Heated and enclosed room off garage has a slider out to back yard and makes a perfect spot to kick off the shoes and jackets without trudging through the entire house. From here you enter the large eat in kitchen which has a lot of counter space and cabinets. The living room is open to kitchen and down the hall you will find three bedrooms all with hardwood floors. Finished lower level offers a family room and an office along with some unfinished...
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How Your Credit Score Affects Your Monthly Payment
Posted on 11/03/2019
How Your Credit Score Affects Your Monthly Payment
Image by Tierra Mallorca from Unsplash One of the most important things to check once you decide to start the home-buying process is your credit score. The three major credit bureaus keep track of how you pay for your credit and how much credit you have. Your score fluctuates, sometimes daily, depending on how much you owe and...
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Another Property Sold - 140 Route 6, Columbia, CT 06237
Posted on 11/01/2019
Another Property Sold - 140 Route 6, Columbia, CT 06237
This is an awesome Post and Beam Custom Constructed property with 17.72 acres not far from Columbia Lake. California Douglas Fir Rafters highlight and accent the vaulted Ceiling, Skylights and high glass walls facing your forested property. All designed to bring the outside in and enhances this private living for you to sleep under the stars in the comfort of your bedroom. Would be perfect for country rural living with your own private small pond and trails throughout the property. Let yourself imagine the possibilities as your senses take in all the surrounding nature. The home was custom built by the owner Second floor has two...
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2050 Main Street, Coventry, CT 06238 now has a new price of $149,900!
Posted on 10/28/2019
2050 Main Street, Coventry, CT 06238 now has a new price of $149,900!
This is a must see if you like the charm of older homes! Most of the major mechanical s have been updated so all that is left is to put your personal touches and call this house your Home. The location is perfect with Coventry Lake and Lisicke Beach a short walk from your front door. Coventry High is walking distance making after school activities a breeze to get to. This is a beautiful flat and open lot, owners used to do a lot of gardening here and the fruit trees remain including, Cherry,Plum and Apple, along with Blueberry bushes! This home would be a great rehab loan...
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How Much Time Do You Need to Craft an Offer to Purchase a Home?
Posted on 10/27/2019
How Much Time Do You Need to Craft an Offer to Purchase a Home?
Creating an offer to purchase a home may require several minutes, hours or days – it all depends on the buyer. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to accelerate the process of putting together a homebuying proposal that will get a seller's attention. These include: 1. Study the Housing Market Closely When it comes to preparing an...
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5 Common Contract Contingencies
Posted on 10/20/2019
5 Common Contract Contingencies
Contingency in real estate means an agreement of sale that must take place to continue the transaction. There are numbers of options that buyers can include in their contracts. Below are five common home offer contingencies to consider: Inspection contingencies Inspections are of great benefit in the process of buying a home. They enable the buyer to know...
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Do You Need a Homebuying Plan?
Posted on 10/13/2019
Do You Need a Homebuying Plan?
If you want to enjoy a seamless homebuying experience, it generally is a good idea to establish a property buying plan. That way, you can take a step-by-step approach to make your homeownership dream come true. As you prepare a homebuying strategy, there are several factors to consider. These factors include: 1. Your Dream Home Definition There is no...
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Convenience Is an Affordable Feature for Home Buyers
Posted on 10/06/2019
Convenience Is an Affordable Feature for Home Buyers
If you're in the process of searching for the ideal home for you and your family, there are many things to think about and evaluate. While factors like the quality of neighborhoods and school districts may top your list, another important feature worth prioritizing is convenience. Since life is already complicated enough, it makes sense to simplify your...
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Sustainable Landscaping for your Home
Posted on 09/29/2019
Sustainable Landscaping for your Home
Sustainable landscaping, while often called “green” on labels and in the media, usually comes in a variety of other colors. The idea behind dry-scaping or xeriscaping is to use less water, conserve and protect local wildlife, promote the local environment and use less energy. That doesn't mean you're stuck with the desert look though. Most environments support a...
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Another Property Sold - 209 Box Mountain Drive, Vernon, CT 06066
Posted on 09/28/2019
Another Property Sold - 209 Box Mountain Drive, Vernon, CT 06066
Retro California ranch that must be seen! This home was designed for privacy - nestled in the trees on 6.42 acres of seclusion. Huge windows throughout the home offer woodland views of nature. Living room is enhanced by floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace, beautiful pegged wide-board floor and a wall of windows. Formal dining room also has hardwood floors and window wall and direct access to the stone patio. Kitchen has easy-care tile floor, custom cabinets made with wormy chestnut barn board, under cabinet lighting and stainless steel appliances. Central a/c, new Buderus boiler and Hybrid water heater in 2017, new rubber roof on house...
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Are You Picking the Right Paint?
Posted on 09/22/2019
Are You Picking the Right Paint?
Every wall in your home has a chance to change the entire look. No matter if you are prepping you’re home for sale or visualizing what each home you want to buy will look like, knowing the differences in your choices makes all the difference. The plethora of paint colors available can be overwhelming, but even once you...
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