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Do You Need a Homebuying Plan?
Posted on 12/08/2019
Do You Need a Homebuying Plan?
If you want to enjoy a seamless homebuying experience, it generally is a good idea to establish a property buying plan. That way, you can take a step-by-step approach to make your homeownership dream come true. As you prepare a homebuying strategy, there are several factors to consider. These factors include: 1. Your Dream Home Definition There is no...
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4 Tips to Settle Down in Your New City
Posted on 12/01/2019
4 Tips to Settle Down in Your New City
Photo by Alexas Fotos via PixabayMoving to a new city is an exciting time, but it can also be stressful. Getting the lay of the land, especially if you don't have contacts in the city, is intimidating. From figuring out your transportation options to learning where the most affordable grocery store is, you have many things to tackle...
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Another Property Sold - 1546 Virginia Drive, Ellisville, MO 63011
Posted on 11/27/2019
Another Property Sold - 1546 Virginia Drive, Ellisville, MO 63011
Stunningly beautiful renovation. No stone left unturned. Wide open kitchen w/ huge center island, quartz countertops, custom cabs, stainless appliances,pantry,wood floors throughout, open cathedral great room w/ quartz floor to ceiling fireplace, main floor master suite and laundry, custom lighting, incredible bathrooms with specialty tile work and upgraded everything. Finished loft style lower level with extra room, full bath and huge rec/family area. Oversized attached garage, new landscaping, great backyard living space. This is a must see home in desirable Ellisville...
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Another Property Sold - 801 Doerwood Court, Kirkwood, MO 63122
Posted on 11/26/2019
Another Property Sold - 801 Doerwood Court, Kirkwood, MO 63122
This ranch sits at the end of a cul de sac on a great street in Kirkwood! The home has gleaming hardwood floors in all bedrooms and living areas! Dining room and living room are open and spacious with a wood burning fireplace, large windows and pocket doors to the family room! The kitchen has granite countertops, stainless appliances, double sink, tile floor and large breakfast room open to the family room. Sitting room area from family room to backyard with tile floor is also great for staging parties outside on the patio. Ceiling fans, master bath and additional bath on the main floor. Basement is really spacious with and loads of...
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How to Start Investing
Posted on 11/24/2019
How to Start Investing
Photo by RawPixel via PixabayHave you received your 401K packet? It probably had some selections to make, such as a list of investment options to choose from. A small choice like this makes a big difference down the road. Whether you own a 401K, need to fund your own retirement, are putting a down payment on a home,...
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Making a Home Renovation Timeline and Budget
Posted on 11/17/2019
Making a Home Renovation Timeline and Budget
Home improvements are a vital part to keeping your home up-to-date with the times and also to ensure that it doesn’t lose value when it comes time to sell. To save money, many homeowners take the do-it-yourself route and use the tools at their disposal to upgrade their homes. Sites like YouTube have made it easier than ever to...
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Live-Work Properties: A Brief Guide
Posted on 11/10/2019
Live-Work Properties: A Brief Guide
Photo by Archi_Viz via Shutterstock Many urban areas promote the concept of working where you live, or living where you work, to simplify your life. But what does that mean when you’re buying real estate? The main difference is in zoning requirements and building codes. Those that are primarily zoned as residential offer fewer options for commercial enterprises....
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Another Property Sold - 1412 South Rock Hill, Webster Groves, MO 63119
Posted on 11/09/2019
Another Property Sold - 1412 South Rock Hill, Webster Groves, MO 63119
This Webster Groves 1.5 story home is as inviting for friends as it is comfortable for family. You can delightfully imagine yourself settling into this charming home. Hardwood floors throughout the home. The front room gives way to a cozy bay-window in the dining area and a beautiful wood-burning fireplace in the living room which can be enjoyed from the kitchen and dining rooms. In the nicely updated kitchen, the stainless steel appliances and black granite counters inspire modern sophistication. Additional living space on the first floor can be used as an office or den or both! The main floor master bedroom opens to a screened in porch...
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Another Property Sold - 8 Country Fair Lane, Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Posted on 11/07/2019
Another Property Sold - 8 Country Fair Lane, Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Spectacular ranch on a very spacious lot in the sought-after Country Fair Acres! Bright & open floor plan w/3 Bds, 2 full Bths & 1600+ sqft of living spc! Beautiful curb appeal w/stylish double door entry & covered porch w/newer roof (2016), new HVAC systems (2018) & oversized 2 car garage. Wood floors flow throughout the Main Living areas; Dining Rm boasts beautiful crown molding & Family Rm w/gas FP. Updated galley-style Kitchen w/painted white cabinets, hardware & newer SS appliances (2016) & granite counters. Master Ste w/2 large closets & gorgeously updated Bth w/new cabinetry & marble countertop (2017) & walk-in shower! 2 add’l Bds &...
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3 Ways to Pay Off Your Mortgage Early
Posted on 11/03/2019
3 Ways to Pay Off Your Mortgage Early
Paying off a mortgage early is a dream of many homeowners. By making larger payments on your home loan, you can cut years off of your loan term and save thousands of dollars in interest payments that you can use toward savings or investments. But in an economy that has seen decades of wage stagnation and increasing costs of...
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915 South Rock Hill Road, Webster Groves, MO 63119 now has a new price of $229,000!
Posted on 10/31/2019
915 South Rock Hill Road, Webster Groves, MO 63119 now has a new price of $229,000!
Welcome to this 3 bed, 2 bath ranch home with 1550 sq. ft of charm at 915 S Rock Hill Road in sought after Webster Groves. There are no interior steps, perfect for someone that has issues with getting around or just wanting to downsize. Additionally; hardwood floors, marble windowsills, wood burning fireplace, coffered ceilings, impressive closet space, dual pane windows, a roll in shower in the 2nd bath & main level laundry which is located just off the kitchen. Easy Access to Highway 44 & Downtown Webster! Close to grocery store and Clark Elementary School. There is a stone patio in the backyard which is private and side yard area for...
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Signs Your HVAC System Needs An Upgrade
Posted on 10/27/2019
Signs Your HVAC System Needs An Upgrade
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (or HVAC) is a technology used by homeowners to provide heating and cooling. A good HVAC system will ensure that your home is comfortable, especially in extreme weather conditions. HVAC systems are known to last for more than a decade, but you shouldn't rely entirely on 'vintage' heating/cooling units, so you don't get...
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