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Vacation? What does your home insurance policy say?

Many people don't realize when they are going on vacation, they are supposed to have some one check their house while they are away.   Depending on your policy how often they have to check your house will vary, some policies will say every other day, or every day. Research you ...

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De-icing your sidewalk and drive way, are you using the right product?

Do you know which produce to use on your sidewalk and driveway this time of year? There are two products that are commonly used. Rock Salt and Ice Melt.  There are some major differences between these products that you should be aware of. Rock Salt better at removing existing ice, is ...

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Should You Worry About Market Fluctuations?

You turn on the television and watch a news story about housing prices going down. Then you receive a flyer in the mail about a property around the corner that sold for a decent price. Next you read a newspaper article about the housing market on the upswing again. It’s a ...

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Shop for Insurance Before You Close

After purchasing a new home, buyers are often focused on securing a good mortgage, hiring a reputable moving company, and preparing for moving day. Those are all important. Just don’t forget about home insurance! It’s an easy detail to miss. If you wait until the last minute to make those arrangements, ...

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Making Sure Your “Wish List” is Complete

Before shopping for a new home, people often create a “wish list” of the features they desire most. That’s a good way to ensure you choose a home that best fits your needs and desires. For example, you might want an extra bedroom for guests, ample space for a home ...

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When to Consider Buying a “Diamond in the Rough”

Let’s face it. When you visit a home during a scheduled viewing or open house, you’re usually seeing it at its best. The rooms are tidy. The sinks are clean. The closets are organized and uncluttered. Even the lighting is set to its brightest. That’s just good old-fashioned marketing. However, not every ...

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