Homeownership

Fireplace Mantle Decoration Inspiration for Fall and Thanksgiving

by Teresa Cowart in Blog,For Homeowners. Tagged:

Mantles are one of the most commonly decorated features in a home. No matter the size or style any mantle can be transformed into a festive and colorful portrayal of the season! Here are some beautiful ideas for Fall and Thanksgiving. Simple and Sweet If you enjoy fall colors but prefer a more open and…

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When Should Renters Consider Home Ownership

by Teresa Cowart in Blog,For Home Buyers. Tagged:

Choosing to own your home instead of renting could be either cost effective or cost negative. Your financial position is the most important factor, but the state of the current real estate market and where it’s trending plays an important role too. Home ownership is not always the best option. Renters need to consider things…

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Budget Friendly Ways to Personalize Your New Home

by Teresa Cowart in Blog,For Home Buyers,For Homeowners. Tagged:

Congratulations on your new home! Now it’s time to start making it your own! Working with a budget? Well, never underestimate the idea of budget decor on a dime. With a few budget friendly touches, updates, or changes, any room can come alive with your personality. One of the cheapest ways to decorate a room…

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Worst Home Improvement Projects to Expect ROI

by Teresa Cowart in Blog,For Home Sellers,For Homeowners,Home Sale Preparation. Tagged:

Beginning home renovations will always bring the question, “ Is it worth it?” Trends, market demand and neighborhood competition will all be factors to take into account when determining whether your home renovation will bring a worthwhile ROI. Consider these projects that may seem like good investments but have a low return. Swimming Pools Who…

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7 Ways to Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

by Teresa Cowart in Blog,For Home Sellers,For Homeowners,Home Sale Preparation. Tagged:

  Freshening up the curb appeal of a home is one of the best ways to impress prospective buyers! From the minute they walk up to a home, decisions and opinions are already being made. Aside from landscaping, homeowners may feel stumped as to what new ways they can give their home an edge in…

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Designing an Outdoor Kitchen

by Teresa Cowart in Blog,For Homeowners. Tagged:

  Nothing goes better than a beautiful summer night and a friendly gathering around an outdoor kitchen. From large parties to small dinner dates, an outdoor kitchen and entertaining area is always one of the most popular places in a home! Most Important Features to Have in an Outdoor Kitchen Good Location Ideally when preparing…

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How to Prepare to Become a Homeowner

by Teresa Cowart in Blog,For Home Buyers,Mortgage. Tagged:

Making the decision to purchase a home of your own instead of renting is one of the biggest and exciting changes you will make in your lifetime. There are a few things you should do in order to make the transition as easy as possible, starting with financial preparation, as well as mental preparation. Know…

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Achieving the Coastal Look at Home

by Teresa Cowart in Blog,For Homeowners. Tagged:

Shades of the ocean along with natural fabrics and textures will create the perfect foundation for a coastal look in your home. Whether you live seaside or not, designing your home to reflect the beauty of the ocean is easier than you think! Kitchen White or lighter wood cabinets work well to create a beach…

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Easy and Affordable Ways to Update Your Home

by Teresa Cowart in Blog,For Homeowners. Tagged:

While time and your budget don’t always allow for a complete home makeover, there are some easy and affordable ways to bring new life to the spaces in your home. From re-purposing furniture items to creating focal points and adding touches of modern decor, your home can feel new again! Creative Re-uses When you think…

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