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When my youngest child moved out, I was left living in a large home by myself. Weekend visits from the grandchildren only filled the space part of the time. The home became more of a burden as each day passed. It was not until I was working with my real estate agent to sell my home and find a smaller home did I realize that there were so many others in the same position. I created this blog to help other empty nesters explore their options for downsizing and to provide guidance on finding a new home that fits in more with their lifestyle.

Real Estate

Ask Your Agent These Questions Before You Rent A Townhome

11 July 2016
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Real Estate, Blog

Hiring a real estate agent who specializes in rental properties can be advantageous if you're looking for a townhome to rent. Given the popularity of this type of dwelling, you can feel overwhelmed shopping on your own. With an agent on your side, he or she can prepare a list of properties that meet your criteria, and then arrange for viewings of each — all you'll need to do is show up and decide whether the townhome is right for you.
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No Playing Around: How To Avoid Any Issues When Opening An Arcade

30 June 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

When you purchase a commercial real estate space, you can open up a business to begin in the store. Owning an arcade is a fun business to set up. Arcades attract children and families who are interested in playing and having a good time. There are also special considerations when it comes to owning an arcade for families. If you are interested in finding commercial real estate and setting up an arcade, here are some things to consider to avoid any issues.
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Selling This Summer? Boost Your Curb Appeal With Smart Landscaping!

24 June 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you're trying to sell your house this summer, boosting curb appeal should be a top priority. Improving your landscaping is an important part of boosting your curb appeal. A house that is landscaped to sell will appear neat, tidy and easy to maintain. The greenery should subtly hint that your soil is fertile and weeds have been tamed. The following tips will help you achieve this look. Clear Out Debris
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4 Reasons To Hire A Property Management Company

22 June 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Purchasing a rental property can be an excellent investment, but its upkeep and maintenance can take a lot of time and effort, not to mention the fact that being a landlord comes with many responsibilities, and your tenants may contact you at any time with requests for repairs. If you want the benefits of a rental property without the hassle, you may want to consider hiring a property management company to oversee your rental.
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Benefits Of Buying A Home Inside A Gated Community

13 June 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

When you're in the market for a luxury home, you likely have a specific list of criteria that you want your new home to have. And, while a movie theater, indoor pool, and other such high-end attractions are all ideal, it's also important to give some consideration to the neighborhood around you. In luxury accommodations, you'll likely have high-end homes around your prospective new home, but it's useful to think about whether or not you wish to live in a gated community.
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About Me
Home Buying Tips for Empty Nesters

When my youngest child moved out, I was left living in a large home by myself. Weekend visits from the grandchildren only filled the space part of the time. The home became more of a burden as each day passed. It was not until I was working with my real estate agent to sell my home and find a smaller home did I realize that there were so many others in the same position. I created this blog to help other empty nesters explore their options for downsizing and to provide guidance on finding a new home that fits in more with their lifestyle.

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