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Often times the smallest changes can enhance a home's "showability" when it is offered to the public for inspection. Sellers don't seem to realize when "too much of their home" is showing. Staging your home for its finest presentation requires a room by room critique to offer the best first impressions. Accentuate the Positive When studying a room, the first point your eye catches should be a positive one. For example, a home with a massive fireplace commands the first attention spot. However, poor placement of f... read more
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When installing a new kitchen, there are many choices to be made that will affect its aesthetics, functionality and durability. One of the most important choices is that of the countertops, as they are one of the most used elements in the room. Today, there are many options available and things like variety, price and even green rating have made choosing the ‘best’ option quite tricky. 6 variables to consider When planning your kitchen, you need to be aware of certain factors when it comes to the type... read more
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Pantone just announced the 2019 Color of the Year, and if you’re thinking warm and inviting sounds pretty good this time of year, you’ll love their choice of Living Coral. But should you rush to incorporate the shade into your house? The short answer is: Only if you plan on redoing it again next year, when the 2020 color is announced. The long answer will take a bit longer. Staying on trend If you’re getting ready to sell your home, or if you simply love to be on the forefront of trends, using t... read more
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Whether your house is big or small, chances are that you can use more storage space. Here are 17 tips for finding extra storage space throughout your home and garage. 1. Between the studs Put the space between studs to work by tucking open display shelves into walls. They don’t have to be outdated arched niches. Create clean rectangles or squares. To keep things looking tidy, add doors on the front. Or use piano hinges to mount artwork so it can swing open to reveal hidden storage space. You can even recess... read more
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Mortgage Lending & Homebuying Trends for 2019

Posted by Marian D'Unger on December 20, 2018 in No Category
These are interesting times for mortgage lenders. While there are large-scale economic and socioeconomic reasons for optimism going forward, there are also some complexities and cautionary notes that need to be taken seriously. Understanding these key trends—and appreciating the significant issues likely to impact the industry in 2019 and beyond—is important for lenders, mortgage banking professionals and real estate professionals across the country. Equilibrium on the horizon? I expect to see the cu... read more
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