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Six Simple Smart Home Additions

Smart homes are "the thing" these days. Many people want to enter the smart home market, but it can feel like a massively complex and expensive thing to get it done. Here are six simple, inexpensive ways to make your … Continue reading

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Winter Checklist For Las Vegas Homes

Here's a very brief list of things that you can do around the house before it gets too cold. 1. Clean the windows - The winter sun can be wonderful. Clean the windows so you don't miss any of it. … Continue reading

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Generation Z Is Finally Coming Of Age To Buy A House

Generation Z is on its way to the housing market and they will begin to have an impact on home availability and prices. We've all heard a great deal about Millennials, but not much is said about Gen Z. Z-ers, … Continue reading

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Winter In Las Vegas Is A Great Time To Work On Your Home

Winters might be mild in Las Vegas compared to other parts of the country, but that doesn't mean that you should ignore getting the house ready for the changes that will come. Here is a list of things that you … Continue reading

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Homeowners Associations (HOAs) Are Very Common In The Las Vegas Valley

Homeowners' associations (HOAs) are becoming increasingly common as more and more planned housing projects are built. Each of these HOAs has its own rules. On television and in movies, the HOA authorities are often viewed with humor, walking along with … Continue reading

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Millennials Are Beginning To Enter Real Estate Market

In 2020, the largest group of Millennials will turn 30 years old and reach the home-buying time of their lives. In an article published in Realtor Magazine, Mark Fleming, Chief Economist for First American Financial Corporation said, "Millennials—the most educated … Continue reading

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Real Estate Wire Fraud Is On The Rise

The Scam: A hacker intercepts an email from one or more parties to a real estate transaction that includes the wiring instructions for home purchase. The criminal then changes the destination bank and creates an email address that looks a … Continue reading

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When House Hunting, Don't Forget About Your Dog

Your dog is your best friend, your constant companion, and the family burglar alarm. They're also a major factor to consider when buying a home. Here's a brief list of things to consider when buying a house as a dog … Continue reading

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Capacity, Cash, Collateral, Credit – 4 Cs of Mortgages

Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, lists the 4 Cs of mortgages. You can use this information to decide what your budget will be and to get pre approved. 1. Capacity - How much can you afford in payments? There's an … Continue reading

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Six Things First Time Home Buyers Must Know

Here are the top six things that a first-time home buyer needs to know before getting started: 1. Get pre-approved: You'll often hear people say that it's not important for them to get pre-approved. They feel like they've done their … Continue reading

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