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Social Media and Credit

Your Landlord may be screening your Facebook or Twitter account Ever wonder if social media and credit is searched by more than just a potential employer.  Maybe your landlord is screening your Facebook or Twitter account to vet you before offering you a job or a rental property?  Well, it doesn’t stop there.  According to…
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Potential Employer is Screening

Potential Employer is Screening Ever wonder if more than just a potential employer is screening your Facebook or Twitter account to vet you out before offering you a job?  Well, it doesn’t stop there.  According to the National Association of Realtors, these days more lending companies are admitting to checking these sources of social media…
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Pioneer installs CO detectors

While Pioneer installs CO detectors in every home, the EPA warns us to not let CO detectors lull us into a false sense of security.  The detectors should be considered as a backup to proper use and maintenance of fuel-burning appliances.  Proper use, care and maintenance of your fuel-burning systems is imperative in the prevention…
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Zillow has named the most desirable celebrity neighbor for 2014.

Zillow has named the most desirable celebrity neighbor for 2014. Well, based on Zillow’s 7th annual (yep-seven!) survey, Americans have named comedian Jimmy Fallon as the most desirable celebrity neighbor.  Not surprisingly, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have been named as the least desirable celebrity neighbors for 2013.  Interested in who else made the list?…
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Being a first time renter can often times result in a crash course in home maintenance

Being a first time renter can often times result in a crash course in home maintenance Being a first time renter can often times result in a crash course in home maintenance for the inexperienced home dweller.  While renting may seem like an easy way for a tenant to not have to take care of…
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Calling All Investors!

Calling All Investors!   Are you looking to step up your game and own more rental investment properties, but are lacking the capital to do so? If so, Blackstone’s B2R, a buy-to-rent lending platform, is looking for you.  They are looking to loan between $500,000 and $50 million to private investors that will buy and rent…
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Location

Location, Location, Location The old real estate truism of “Location, location, location!”  being hugely important holds true for not only real estate sales, but for rentals as well.  It goes without saying that the more desirable the location, the higher the price will be.  When speaking of college housing for students, there has historically been…
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Fun With Lights

Fun With Lights  Wondering what some of the best are and which are free? Redfin has compiled a list from major metro areas across the country with some of the top-ranking holiday light displays by neighborhood. Check it out here: Redfin

Mortgage Rules Will be Changing

Mortgage Rules Will be Changing Thinking of buying a home and need a mortgage in the near future?  Well, with some of the upcoming changes slated to take place in 2014 related to mortgage lending, you may want or even need to get that home closed sooner rather than later.   The changes are related to…
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Is Renting for You?

Is Renting for You? If you are facing a transition in your life and you are weighing the pros and cons of renting vs. buying a home, you may soon find yourself joining the new droves of people renting instead of purchasing. It has been said that “renting is the new buying” and with good…
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