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How To Merge Styles in Your New Home

How To Merge Styles in Your New Home

Is it time to take the big leap and move in to a new home with your partner? No doubt you’re excited about this milestone in your relationship. You’ll… Read more ⇢
NAHB Reports Importance of MID on Your Home

NAHB Reports Importance of MID on Your Home

There's been lots of talk of mortgage rates and tax credits and cuts in the news lately and it can be hard to understand how it all applies to you and… Read more ⇢
WHY USE OC RIVIERA FOR HOME VALUATION?

WHY USE OC RIVIERA FOR HOME VALUATION?

WHY USE OC RIVIERA FOR HOME VALUATION? Have you been searching on Zillow or other public sites to see the value or equity you have in your home? Tha… Read more ⇢
Disappointing Appraisal?

Disappointing Appraisal?

You've found the perfect home at the perfect price and made an offer that the sellers accepted. But, the appraisal came back lower than your offer. B… Read more ⇢
Backyard July 4th Celebration!

Backyard July 4th Celebration!

Celebrate your new home with a backyard barbecue! Nothing speaks independence like owning your own home. If you've rented for most of your adult life… Read more ⇢
Relocating Made Simple

Relocating Made Simple

Okay, there's really not a simple way to relocate … after all, you're uprooting yourself, moving away from friends or family or both, leaving your com… Read more ⇢
Marketing Your Home Out-of-Town, Out-of-State, Out-of-Country

Marketing Your Home Out-of-Town, Out-of-State, Out-of-Country

In a tough sellers' market, homeowners looking for the best possible sale sometimes consider marketing to out-of-town, out-of-state and even out-of-co… Read more ⇢
When to DIY and When to Hire a Contractor

When to DIY and When to Hire a Contractor

Whether you're preparing your home to sell, or you've just moved into your home and want to tackle some of the changes you have in mind to make it yo… Read more ⇢
Making a Move to a New Home with Kids

Making a Move to a New Home with Kids

Amidst the excitement of moving to a new home is a lot of stress for families with younger children. Often they don't understand what is happening. Th… Read more ⇢
Don’t Think of Your Home as an Investment…What?

Don’t Think of Your Home as an Investment…What?

Isn't that sacrilegious or something? Despite evidence to the contrary, new homebuyers continue to believe that buying a home is the same type of inv… Read more ⇢
Easy Update: Chalky Painted Kitchen Cabinets

Easy Update: Chalky Painted Kitchen Cabinets

If you're hesitant to purchase an older home because you don't love the kitchen or bathroom cabinets and the idea of having to sand all of that wood m… Read more ⇢
What a Credit Score Really Means

What a Credit Score Really Means

As one of the least understood numbers homebuyers deal with, their credit score confuses many would-be buyers. So, what does your credit score really … Read more ⇢
Need an Air Conditioner But Don’t Have Ducts?

Need an Air Conditioner But Don’t Have Ducts?

As scorching or humid summer days approach, you may be second-guessing the purchase of that vintage or historic home you've had your eye on. In fact,… Read more ⇢
What Matters Most? Why Location Trumps Everything!

What Matters Most? Why Location Trumps Everything!

Take a lesson from that old real estate adage "location, location, location." Many seasoned homeowners will tell you that the size of your home and t… Read more ⇢

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