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Why Use a Seller's Agent Why Use a Seller's Agent

By Derren Peters

The advantages to having a seller's agent.

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Understanding Loans: An Interview with Frank Romano of Harbour Equity Partners Understanding Loans: An Interview with Frank Romano of Harbour Equity Partners

By Renee Smith

Harbour Equity Partners is a private equity fund. Our resources in investment banking and private banking make it possible for us to offer loans to high net worth borrowers. Harbour Equity Partners has seen the opportunity to help borrowers that do not conform with traditional lending options. Utilizing our private banking resources, Harbour Equity Partners will structure finance options that meet a borrower's end goal.

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 Home Insurance: Do Home Insurance Costs Vary Between States? Home Insurance: Do Home Insurance Costs Vary Between States?

Buying homeowners' insurance is an important part of owning your own home. It is the financial security blanket that protects your most valuable asset - your home. Many mortgage brokers, cities, counties and states require that any homeowner carry at least a liability policy, protecting you from lawsuits if someone is injured on your property.

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Hard money loans - Is it a good option for refinancing? Hard money loans - Is it a good option for refinancing?

If you are finding it difficult to pay your mortgage then it is time that you refinance your mortgage loans.

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Renovating for Selling Renovating for Selling

By Matea Shosho

Renovating a property in order to sell it can be quite the investment. Here are some things to keep in mind to get the best return on your investment.

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Landscaping to Sell Landscaping to Sell

By Matea Shosho

The first impression potential buyers have of your home is of its exterior. If you are trying to impress your potential buyers, you have to do it from the moment they set their eyes on the exterior of your property, so it would be wise that you spend time improving the landscaping. Having a great looking exterior can significantly improve your chances of selling and usually returns 100% the investment you put in.

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Cheap Home Improvements for Sellers Cheap Home Improvements for Sellers

Selling your home can be a demanding process, and making the best impression on potential buyers is one of the most important parts of it. Doing it cheaply and quickly is likely to net you the best returns.

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Avoiding Moving Scams Avoiding Moving Scams

Too many horror stories have been told about moving companies doubling, tripling, or otherwise increasing their rates to exorbitant prices - only after loading the owner's belongings onto the truck.

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What To Do If You Need To Move in a Hurry What To Do If You Need To Move in a Hurry

Sometimes there's no way to avoid needing to move before you've finished selling your house. You may need to start on your new job in a different location or want your kids to start the school year in their new school. Or you may have some other reason why you need to leave your current house in the near future. Unfortunately it often takes time to find a buyer willing to pay a reasonable price.

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Home Appraisal FAQs Home Appraisal FAQs

Home appraisals: some frequently asked questions

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