Robberies happen around the world. But when you’re getting robbed via your home, it’s a new unsettling feeling for anyone, to say the least.  In the United States, a burglary happens every 18 seconds, Safewise found. While it’s startling to think about, it’s something that way more than one homeowner deals with day-to-day. It’s approximately […] Read More

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Even if you’ve bought a home before, navigating the world that is your homeowners insurance policy can be incredibly overwhelming. For new buyers, it’s like looking at a foreign language. While many are choosing to rent instead of buy, that doesn’t mean that everyone in America wants a landlord over their heads. People love privacy. […] Read More

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A report from the United States Department of Justice showed that from 1993 to 2010, more crimes were committed in summer months compared to the rest (spring, fall, winter). More data has shown that even though there’s been a steady decrease in crime, there are still over 2.5 million burglaries a year, with only 13 […] Read More

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Quickly, off the top of your head, do you know the value of everything in your home? Probably not, right? Think about all of the old items that you have sitting around in storage. For all you know, these could have jumped up in value over the recent years. Or maybe you could have just […] Read More

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According to the National Resources Defense Council, climate change has contributed to a rise in extreme weather events and heavier rainfalls across the country that could potentially lead to substantial flooding. But it doesn’t take much. Even a few inches of floodwater can result in thousands of dollars in home damage, and hurricanes. Heavy rainfall and […] Read More

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Home remodeling in order to sell is different from remodeling to improve your quality of life. Some renovations might be more enjoyable for the new owner, but there are also renovations that can improve a home’s value for the current owner, helping you out in this competitive market. Prioritize the Kitchen and Bathroom The best […] Read More

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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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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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If you’ve recently made a home purchase that needs a little TLC, or if you’re ready to remodel and upgrade your existing home, finding the right contractor to guide you through the process is a critical step. While this tedious task always seems to raise concerns and cause stress for homeowners, this doesn’t have to […] Read More

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