House Buying Process- Timeline You Need to Know

House Buying Process: Timeline You Need to Know

Buying a home can take longer than you expect. Especially if you're unsure of the house buying process. There are a lot of benefits to owning a home, including building equity and investing in something that’s your own. Costs associated…
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YWH Millennial Homebuying Myths

Debunking Millennial Homebuying Myths

The following is a guest article by Kris Lindhal in which he debunks millennial homebuying myths. Enjoy! We've seen the statistics that home ownership hit the lowest point in almost 50 years in 2016. We've also heard stories that the…
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Easements — What You Should Know About Your Property Rights

Are you planning to add on to your house, buy a home or build one? If so, it’s vital to know the easements on your property. Why? Because the two-story addition you’ve paid tens of thousands of dollars to complete may…
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Pay Off Your Mortgage Early With These Side Hustles

Want to pay off your mortgage early, but feel like you’ll never be able to? It seems like an unreachable, dream-like goal. You'd have the money you’re now spending on your mortgage as disposable income to fix up your house,…
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How The U.S. Election Could Impact the Home Buying Process

I try not to get too political, especially on my blog, because I focus on the aspects of buying, improving, and selling a home. The trouble is, there’s a lot riding on the 2016 presidential election. Letting the wrong candidate stroll…
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5 Tips for Buying Your First Home - Your Wild Home

5 Tips For Buying Your First Home

Have you noticed yourself eyeing up the For Sale signs in the area? Are you looking at your bank account and the loan interest rates? Thinking that this just may be the time to scout the possibility of home ownership?…
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Should I Buy A Home With Baseboard Heaters?

Last winter, when 3 feet of snow accumulated in late winter, I celebrated for the week that it took for the snow plows to dig us out. When I opened up my heating bill, the story was a bit different. It…
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You Need To Ask Your Home Inspector These 17 Questions

You Need to Ask Your Home Inspector These 17 Questions

You think you’ve found the home of your dreams. Excellent! The next step now is to make sure it’s not the home of your nightmares. A home inspector lets you know if there’s anything ugly hidden behind those beautiful walls.…
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5 Problem Areas to Notice During a Home Tour

When you’re in the market for a house, virtual tours are terrific time savers. You don’t have to personally visit every home that might meet your needs. It allows you to automatically exclude places when the inside doesn’t live up…
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What Real Estate Listings Are Really Saying

Looking for a new apartment or house can be tremendously fun. If you’re moving for a partner or for a new job, it can be exciting to think about the new possibilities and what you want to do in the…
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