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Top Tips For Buying Your First Home

Buying your first home can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. While moving home can be a whirlwind, with a good understanding of the process and what documents you need to be completed by what stage of the moving process, you can rest assured that your move will go to plan. In order to make buying your first home easier for you, we've put together some of our top tips.
Easily DIY

5 Basement Ceiling Ideas You Can Easily DIY

Renovating your basement can be an exciting time; however, one thing that many homeowners struggle with is choosing their basement ceiling.  After all, most basements tend to be lower than traditional rooms, so it can be tempting to opt for a bare-bones look so that you don’t lose any clearance.  But is this always the best option?  Could you be losing out on a great style opportunity?  Let’s take a look at some great ceiling ideas to consider implementing during your remodel.

Tips For Building Your First Home

After a lot of consideration, you’ve decided you want to build a home rather than buy an existing one. It’s a decision that a lot of people make, either because they like the idea of having a brand new house that’s customized just for them or because they couldn’t find an existing home that met their needs. It’s an exciting time, going over plans with your architect and contractor, and choosing light fixtures, tile, and paint colors. Before you finalize your plans, though, there are a few things you should consider.

Heated Tiles: The Best Installation Suggestions

For any home that you're considering putting on the market soon or indeed have just purchased, putting in a heating tile system is something that often seals the deal. The heating system goes in beneath the flooring. The tiles help the radiant heat system push up the warmth to avoid trapping it at ground level as carpeted floors can do.
Luxury Home

Do You Need an Attorney When Buying a Luxury Home?

First of all, it is not a requirement to get the service of a real estate attorney in every buying and selling transactions. The buyer and the seller can close a deal with the help of a real estate broker. The contracts are being prepared by the realtor company
Short Sale

What is a ‘Short Sale’?

In East Bay real estate terminology, short sales refer to the house being sold lesser than the mortgage owed by the seller. The house will only be for short sale with the lender’s approval. It is a tedious process which requires a lot of paper works and the decision might take a year.
Historic Homes

Understanding the Fine Print on Historic Homes

There are a certain elegance and mystique that come with old houses. If you are the person who is looking for old houses or perhaps selling one, you need to know the ins and outs, as well as the limits and boundaries involved in a protected old home.
Property

How to Avoid Breaking Your Lease

You are at a point when you have already given money to express your interest in a property. This is a crucial juncture where you should remain vigilant and focused. Let’s take a look at three important ways to protect your home deposit
First-Time Home Buyers

How to Avoid 3 Mistakes First-Time Home Buyers Make

Before buying a new home, you need to be aware of certain pitfalls. These pitfalls, if left unaddressed, will cost you more money than you ought to be spending. Moreover, addressing these accordingly will make your home buying process smoother.
Open House

3 Secrets to Holding a Painless Open House

Selling a house can be tough, especially if you have grown attached to it. If you are looking to sell your house, you will likely host an open house. Thus, you need to prepare accordingly for that big day.
First-Time Homeowners

Expert-Approved Home Security Tips for First-Time Homeowners

One of the most important aspects you need to consider when buying your first ever Las Vegas home is your property’s level of security. The days are now more dangerous than before, and evildoers would know if there is a new owner that has recently
Mortgage

Pros and Cons of Renting After You Retire

Are you nearing retirement? Are you looking to just rent a house once you retire? Such a decision will give you’re a number of benefits. However, there are also some things that you may need to sacrifice if you choose to rent.

How to Deal with the Packaging Portion of Moving

Moving is stressful, mostly because you never really appreciate the sheer volume of the things that you have until you try to pack it all up into neat little boxes. While the moving process is the perfect time to do a deep clean and de-clutter of what you own, you will likely still be faced with quite a collection of packages by the end of it.

Smart Bedroom Design Do’s and Don’ts

Designing your bedroom is a challenging task, especially if you’re a new homeowner with little or no decorating experience. An array of awkward colors and furniture arrangements can take away from the comfortable atmosphere of your bedroom. To help you create a design bringing spark and warmth back into your bedroom, we’ve compiled a list of do’s and don'ts for designing your bedroom

Canadian Real Estate Prices – Still Affordable Housing?

It’s 2019. What is “affordable housing” nowadays? How does it look to Canadians across the country? To be quite frank, it’s a very speculative definition. For some people, “affordable housing” is a term given to housing that the government owns or has a stake in. For others, it means homes that are modestly priced.

The Benefits of Custom Made Stairs For Your Property

It doesn’t matter what type of property you may be considering installing custom made stairs, the advice given in this article will give you some tips about the upsides to tailor-made stairs. You could be redesigning your home or office, involved in a unique construction project, or building a new home. One of the key components to the architectural plans for your project is where to put the stairs, the stair design, and space it needs to fit.
Council of Mortgage Lenders

Watch Out! That Bridging Loan Could Hurt You and How to Stop That

It is common knowledge that the global economy is facing greater challenges than ever before. The mortgage industry crisis is only barely getting by in...

Quick guide to the different types of term deposits

Term deposits are a secure way to grow your cash with minimal risk. Recurring deposits is a great option for salaried individuals as it encourages systematical savings and assists in building financial discipline.

What to Expect From Your Home Security System

Studies have shown that having a security system significantly reduces the chance of your home being broken into. However, with the plethora of features, companies and security systems now available, how do you choose which one is best?

Software to Boost Your Profits & Career in Property Management

The way that your day to day role as a property management employee should be changing at this moment as the industry has taken a completely new twist in the short-term lease area of the job. I would really like to share with you my experiences in on the big changes that have been happening in my company.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Monaghan Communications

New 144-Unit Apartment Community in Downtown Danville Under Construction

Trammell Crow Residential (TCR), the multifamily real estate development, along with Town of Danville Mayor Robert Storer, City Councilmembers and other local leaders, recently celebrated a construction milestone on the first new residential rental community in Danville, the Alexan Downtown Danville, which will offer 144 luxury apartment homes located within walking distance of Danville's Historic Downtown District.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Monaghan Communications

New 144-Unit Apartment Community in Downtown Danville Under Construction

Trammell Crow Residential (TCR), the multifamily real estate development, along with Town of Danville Mayor Robert Storer, City Councilmembers and other local leaders, recently celebrated a construction milestone on the first new residential rental community in Danville, the Alexan Downtown Danville, which will offer 144 luxury apartment homes located within walking distance of Danville's Historic Downtown District.