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Posted on 06/16/2020
Wooden Countertop Styles for Your Kitchen
Image by Photographee.eu from Shutterstock Having a beautiful home is wonderful, but having a beautiful home with an elegant and functional kitchen is fantastic. Updated kitchen décor and finishes are an on-trend way to create a warm gathering place for friends and family. A real wood countertop is a top option for perfecting the natural kitchen décor motif....
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Posted on 06/16/2020
Identity Theft: What to Do
Photo by Brian A Jackson via Shutterstock Identity theft is an issue that has become more common since the digital age has bristled and bloomed. Many people are victims of phishing scams – an online predator steals your identity by impersonating a respectable institution and takes your sensitive information, financial information being stolen from non-secured sites, hacking or...
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Posted on 06/16/2020
Which Voice-Controlled Devices Should You Consider?
Photo by Andrey Bryzgalov via Shutterstock We’ve learned to use voice controls in our cars for hands-free calling, but what about in our homes? Alexa, Google Assistant, Echo and Siri are for more than simply using your voice to switch on the lights or control the temperature. Here are more ways to control your home with the sound...
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Posted on 06/10/2020
Does the Appraisal Impact a Home's Sale?
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay As the home buying process nears the closing, both buyers and sellers need to prepare for the appraisal. This often the last step the lender requires before approving financing for the buyer, so it’s an important part of the home sale process. What is an Appraisal? An appraisal is an unbiased, professional evaluation...
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Posted on 06/03/2020
Ways to Make Your New Home Smarter
Image by REDPIXEL.PL from Shutterstock With each passing day, more advancement in technology hits the market. Innovations are springing up to simplify life in all areas of the home. Technology has always made home life easier for people from washing machines to take care of your laundry to dishwashers to clean your dishes. Now, new inventions have reached...
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Posted on 05/27/2020
Master the House Selling Journey
A home seller may encounter many challenges after he or she decides to list a residence. Fortunately, there are lots of things you can do to increase the likelihood of enjoying a seamless house selling experience. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you master the home selling journey. 1. Conduct an In-Depth Home Evaluation Your...
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Posted on 05/20/2020
Craving Small Town Life? Check out These Up-and-Coming Communities
Photo by Christian Heitz via Pexels Sometimes, small town life is just what you crave. If you’re considering a move and want a community with that feel, there are several in the East Coast that deliver it beautifully. From New York to Pennsylvania, here are some of the top small towns that you need to see for yourself....
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Posted on 05/13/2020
Real Estate and the Estate Tax
Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay If you anticipate that you will inherit an estate at some point or if you plan to leave your estate to an heir, it is important to plan for the potential tax implications of that transfer. The federal estate tax is one aspect to consider. Depending on the value of the estate,...
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Posted on 05/06/2020
Tips for Home Sellers: Learn About the Local Housing Market
If you plan to sell your home soon, you should learn about the local housing sector. By doing so, you can gain the insights you need to promote your residence to the right groups of buyers and optimize your home sale earnings. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you analyze the local housing market before...
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Posted on 05/05/2020
Video Tour - 115 E Roe Boulevard, Patchogue, NY 11772
Welcome Home to this 1932 Tudor complete with all original Charm of Hardwood Floors, heated Sun Porch, woodburing fire place, curved archways, updates include New Kitchen with Granite counters, New bathrooms, Cedar Lined closets, Nice size rooms, 3 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bathrooms, detached garage and full basement and New Heating System 2020, close to all of Patchogue Village Restaurants, Theatre, Fire Island Ferries, Patchogue Pool, and Long Island...
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Posted on 05/05/2020
115 E Roe Boulevard, Patchogue, NY 11772 is now new to the market!
Welcome Home to this 1932 Tudor complete with all original Charm of Hardwood Floors, heated Sun Porch, woodburing fire place, curved archways, updates include New Kitchen with Granite counters, New bathrooms, Cedar Lined closets, Nice size rooms, 3 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bathrooms, detached garage and full basement and New Heating System 2020, close to all of Patchogue Village Restaurants, Theatre, Fire Island Ferries, Patchogue Pool, and Long Island...
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Posted on 05/05/2020
118 S Etna Avenue, Montauk, NY 11954 now has a new price of $3,900!
Charming Beach House Getaway, Surrounded By Nature Preserve, Minutes Away From Town And Beaches, Mbr W/Walk Out Deck Enjoy Beautiful Sunrises And Romantic Sunsets. May- October 2020 is $560 per night. There will be an additional cleaning fee of $200.00. There is a 3 night minimum. 7 days will be $3,900, Plus $200 Cleaning Fee - Inc All Except Security...
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