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Posted on 01/29/2023
Income Requirements for VA Loans: Important Info to Know
Post All home loan programs require you to prove your ability to afford the house you buy. The same is true for home loans offered by the VA. Even though VA loans have no down payment and can have easier financial benchmarks for eligibility, lenders still evaluate your income when considering you for a loan. Here is a guide...
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Posted on 01/28/2023
GAITHERSBURG, MD Real Estate Market Update 1/28/2023
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Posted on 01/22/2023
Fireplaces: Quick safety tips for using your fireplace
Chilly fall and winter nights are a great time to use your fireplace, but it's important to do so safely. Fireplaces can be hazardous regarding house fires, burns, carbon monoxide leaks and other dangers. Before using your fireplace, make sure you're familiar with the following safety tips. Schedule a cleaning and inspection Your fireplace should be cleaned and...
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Posted on 01/15/2023
Tips for carbon monoxide detector placement & use
Carbon monoxide leaks are an emergency situation. Gas stoves, dryers, furnaces, wood-burning fireplaces and other gas or flame-ignited appliances are all potential sources of carbon monoxide leaks. Carbon monoxide poisoning causes headaches, nausea and other symptoms, which can turn into a life-threatening emergency with continued exposure to this gas. But don't fret. Carbon monoxide detectors can provide you...
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Posted on 01/08/2023
Media room basement ideas
If you’re considering ways to make the most of unused...
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Posted on 01/01/2023
Pros & cons of property tax abatement homebuyers should know
Property tax abatement programs can be helpful to homebuyers in several ways. While they can help you save money long-term, buying a property with a tax abatement can have potential downsides. Here are some key things about property tax abatements for buyers to consider: How property tax abatements work Property tax abatement programs are offered by some cities...
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Posted on 12/28/2022
GAITHERSBURG, MD Real Estate Market Update 12/28/2022
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Posted on 12/25/2022
Rustic home decor: Understanding the basics
Rustic home decor can be rugged or cozy and everything in between. While the term “rustic” applies to many interior design styles, there are specific characteristics they have in common. Here are some examples of the basic elements that define rustic home decor: Heavy Rustic decor is heavy and uses thick, bold lines. Heavy furniture made from solid...
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Posted on 12/18/2022
A basic guide for smart smoke detectors
Smoke detectors are not a want, they are a need....
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Posted on 12/11/2022
Interior design concepts: Symmetrical & asymmetrical design explained
Symmetrical balance is a crucial part of interior design. The arrangement of furnishings and decorative pieces in a space can have a profound effect on the overall aesthetic, regardless of the style of the room. To help you achieve a symmetrical or asymmetrical balance in your home decorating, here is a simple guide to the basics: Symmetrical balance...
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Posted on 12/04/2022
Understanding other structures coverage
Other structures coverage is a portion of your homeowners...
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Posted on 11/28/2022
GAITHERSBURG, MD Real Estate Market Update 11/28/2022
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