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Should You Renovate Your Vestavia Hills Home Before You Sell?

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Getting ready to sell your home certainly involves a lot of factors; – searching for the perfect place to move, coordinating logistics with the moving van and helpers, and packing up all of your stuff in organized boxes. So, you may not love the idea of adding another big project to your plate, such as whether you should renovate your Vestavia …

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SELLING FSBO IN 2022 CAN BE A MINEFIELD

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Selling FSBO in 2022 can be incredibly problematic if you don’t know how to deal with the crazy market we are experiencing right now. It’s very tempting to think that it is a simple matter to do it yourself, but trusting your most valuable asset to inexperience and lack of familiarity of the current market could cost you tens of …

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STAGED HOMES SELL FOR MORE | STAGING YOUR HOME CHECKLIST

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Staged homes sell for more according to the National Association of REALTORS®, usually a LOT more. According to the data, staging your home can reap huge rewards at the point of sale. Putting in the effort up front can add as much as a 10% return on investment.   The Importance of Staging Statistics have always shown that a staged home not …

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Six Ways You Can Declutter Your Home On Your Own Terms

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Decluttering and organizing our homes doesn’t need to be a tedious process. In fact, there are ways you can have fun with the experience — and you don’t need an interior decorator to finish the job.    Purge What You Don’t Need    It may seem like torture to go through your belongings in every room, but you can make …

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Sell Your Home Quickly With These 4 Quick Fixes

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It happens: a sudden change in your financial situation, a job promotion that will take you to another state or even another part of the world, or that house you’ve always wanted is up for sale, and you want to be the first to make an offer. No matter what the situation is, there might come a time when you …

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THE BEST LISTING AGENTS IN BIRMINGHAM ALABAMA KNOW THIS

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The best listing agents in Birmingham Alabama know some very important things that will affect the success or failure of your home sale. To be successful selling listings in a changing real estate market, what great listing agents don’t do can be just as important as what they do for their clients. A look at the local multiple listing service …

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CONSIDERING RETIREMENT? 6 OPTIONS FOR WHAT TO DO WITH YOUR HOME

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After 4 decades, you’re nearly done working for good. You see light at the end of the tunnel. Retirement, a beach, and a fancy alcoholic beverage are seductively calling your name. Are you ready for this? Have you utilized all your assets to ensure that your next chapter is as comfortable and stress-free as possible? Many soon-to-be retirees forget that …

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STAGING WHILE LIVING IN A HOME

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Staging a home, and keeping it show-ready at a moment’s notice, is by far one of the trickiest parts of selling a home.  After all, you never know when potential buyers might be dropping by.   The key is to get the home in showing condition — and keep it there. Below you’ll find tips on exactly how to do …

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REMODELING YOUR KITCHEN WITH STYLE

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When renovating our home, the first place that most of us would start is the kitchen. It’s one of the most important rooms in the house, used for eating, entertaining, and spending some quality time with the family. Out of all of the changes that you can make to your home, a kitchen remodel is likely to give you the biggest return …

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DOWNSIZING TO A SMALLER HOME: TIPS FOR SENIORS

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Downsizing to a smaller home is a big undertaking, but for many seniors, it’s absolutely necessary. Not only can a downsize help save money every month when it comes to utility bills, cleaning and upkeep, it can help prevent falls and injuries by providing a smaller space to move around in. If you or your spouse/partner have health or mobility …