A snowstorm can be tough on your home. After the storm has passed, you may think you’re in the clear from storm-related damage, but that isn’t always the case. The risk of cold, wind, falling tree branches, ice dam damages, and damage from melting snow are all areas of concern. These elements put your home […] Read More

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It is important to learn how to avoid costly Homeowners Insurance claims before they happen! Winter definitely has its fair share of perils. Many homeowners face a particular set of risks in wintertime, consisting of potential mishaps that could lead to property damage, insurance claims, and even lawsuits. Take note of some of the most […] Read More

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In our previous blog, we gave you some tips on how to find the most qualified and charismatic real estate agent, to ensure that your home sale process goes smoothly. Once you’ve pinpointed the professional help you’ll need along the way, it’s time for you to get your home ready to sell. From decluttering the […] Read More

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Finding an experienced and reputable realtor is the first step to take when deciding you’re ready to sell your home. Narrowing down your search can be challenging, especially when you don’t know the right questions to ask. In this article, we’re going to provide some ideal questions to ask prospective agents before you hire them. […] Read More

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Holidays are the time of year to enjoy family, friends, and loved ones. Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and for most, it’s the most festive and anticipated holiday. While you might have a lot of plans for cooking this year, this is also the time to recognize the fire and burn risks involved with […] Read More

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The holidays are right around the corner, which means it’s time to start hanging lights and planning your holiday shopping list. However, this time of year is also unfortunately known for theft and other perils, which we’ll uncover in this article. To ensure your holiday season goes off without a hitch, read the following article […] Read More

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Renting Your Home > Having the Proper Insurance Coverage In this series of posts, we have covered the basics of what it takes to rent your house, including the coinciding rules and tax implications of doing so. Renting your home is easier than ever with the popularity of home sharing applications, but making sure you […] Read More

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In a previous post, we discussed some of the main factors to consider before deciding to rent out your house, including the ground rules for doing so. While this new trend is making earning a little extra money more feasible, there are some tax implications to consider before putting your house on the temporary rental market. […] Read More

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In our previous article, we gave an overview of what you need to know about renting your home to short term visitors for profit. With Airbnb and similar companies allowing you to earn a chunk of change by renting out your own house, this trend has exploded in recent years. However, before cashing in your […] Read More

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If you’re looking to make some additional income, renting your home or a second property is a great place to start. With so many applications and sites dedicated to helping you book your home for a temporary rental, there’s no better time to jump on the bandwagon. However, before doing so, you’ll need to get […] Read More

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