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Make an instant fantastic first impression on home buyers with these tips

One of the most important things to do before selling your home is ensure the first impression counts! Homes are selling fast and at top dollar, it is still important to prove that your home is worth every cent. These simple steps will help ensure that the first impression is the best to drive potential buyers. Curb Appeal Your home’s

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Consumers vote for housing as top investment

Source: Bankrate.com Consumers voted for real estate as their top long-term investment choice for a third year in a row, according to the latest Bankrate.com survey. No-risk cash investments came in second, and stocks came in third. Broken out by age group, younger adults divided their vote for the soundest long-term investments between real estate and cash at 30 percent each. Stocks trailed

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Spring Cleaning Made Easy!

Photo via Shutterstock.com Spring is here! And for many of us it means it’s time for some long-awaited spring cleaning. De- cluttering your house can help make you happier, and your home look even more beautiful. Here are some simple, helpful tips to declutter your home. 1) Take it room by room: By focusing on one room at a time

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Winterize your home with these tips

November has arrived and before we know it, the cooler season will kick in. Even though in California the seasons are barely changing, you may want to get your home in the mood for winter. Here is a home owners checklist to prep for the upcoming season: Change out the decor: During the colder months we tend to be indoors more often. Freshen

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Orange County Housing Market Summary: September 2016

Orange County Housing Market Summary Welcome to this months housing market update. The active listing inventory dramatically dropped in the past couple of weeks, shedding 254 homes, or 4%, and now totals 6,786, the first time below the 7,000 mark since June. The inventory will continue to drop through the end of the year. There are 19% fewer homes on

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