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Survival Tips for Living in a House You’re Trying to Sell

November 17, 2014 by Leave a comment

Those last minute panic-cleaning skills you’ve developed for in-law visits probably won’t do you much good when months of home showings are on your horizon. Unless you’ve already found the perfect new home and moved, that means it’s time to develop a long-term strategy, even if it’s just for the sake of your own sanity. Here are some tips for... View Article

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The Five Fundamentals of Home Staging

November 12, 2014 by 1 Comment

If you’re like many people getting ready to sell their home, you’ve heard the phrase “house staging” kicked around without ever really getting all the details. In that context, it can seem like simply neatening things up and maybe shuffling around some furniture. But in reality, home staging has less to do with cleaning or... View Article

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How Do You Actually Make Money Flipping Houses?

October 30, 2014 by Leave a comment

If you have cable, you’ve probably crossed paths with a house flipping show or three. These days, it seems like every network has at least one knocking around their line-up, and it’s easy to see why. Though there may be fewer houses being flipped, flippers are making more money off each house than they did... View Article

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