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10 Tips for Living Large while Going Small

People may want to pay for smaller, but they still want to live as large as possible.
Posted by Cindy Dunnican on August 01, 2017 in  Buyers  buying a home  Decorating your home  Home Design  Housing Trends  Sellers  Selling a Home  Staging
With rent rising and family sizes decreasing, millennials have started to opt for smaller alternatives when it comes to real estate. Maybe the trend came from IKEA showrooms, the micro-housing wave, or simply from growing accustomed to sharing apartments with one too many people. The fact remains: people may want to pay for smaller, but they still want to live as large as possible. The goal is to avoid creating a highly congested space. Thankfully, experts like author and real estate professional Matt Parker have ... read more
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How to Choose the Most Important Features in a Home

Determining exactly what to look for is often the most difficult part of the home search.
Posted by Cindy Dunnican on July 31, 2017 in  Affordability  Buyers  buying a home  Decorating your home  Home Design  Housing Trends  New Construction
Determining exactly what to look for is often the most difficult part of the home search. Learn how to focus on the most important features and ignore the rest.Buying a home can be a long process. Approaching it correctly from the beginning can save a great deal of time and effort later and help improve your chances of finding the right home for you. Make a List of the Most Important Aspects You Want in a Home Determining exactly what to look for is often the most difficult part of the home search. Homes come in ... read more
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8506 Sawgrass Lane Just Listed For Sale

Homes For Sale Rowlett TX
Posted by Cindy Dunnican on July 31, 2017 in  Buyers  buying a home  Just Listed  Rowlett Texas  Waterview in Rowlett
Just Listed in Waterview - Rowlett, Texas8506 Sawgrass Lane                                                                               $325,000 Fabulous Waterview home updated & move-in ready! Fantastic layout boasts a large formal dining with butler's pantry & dedicated office off of the foyer. An open f... read more
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7 Reasons Buying Beats Renting

Discover the advantages home buyers have in today’s market that renters are missing out on.
Posted by Cindy Dunnican on July 28, 2017 in  Affordability  Buyers  buying a home  Financing  Mortgage Loans
In most parts of the country, home buying is better than renting. Discover the advantages home buyers have in today’s market that renters are missing out on. BY: ALEXANDRA FILIACI Why Buying a Home is Better than Renting Conventional wisdom used to state that buying a home is always a great investment. But after the housing crisis, many people who saw their equity sliced in half began questioning this logic. That’s unfortunate. In most parts of the U.S., home buying is still a better decision than... read more
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What's Your Home Buying Power?

Buying Power Defined
Posted by Cindy Dunnican on June 15, 2017 in  Affordability  Buyers  buying a home  Financing  Mortgage Loans
What’s Your Home Buying Power?             If you’re in the market for a new home or investment property, one of the first questions you’ll probably ask is, “What can we afford?” Many buyers become so caught up in how much they can afford that they don’t realize their total buying power—that is, the total amount of purchasing potential they actually have.   Buying Power Defined Your buying power is comprised of ... read more
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