5 Home Maintenance Chores That You Can’t Forget to Take Care of This Winter

Topics: Around The Home

Winter may be a time for nesting until the cold weather abates, but there are a number of important tasks that a homeowner should be sure to do during the winter months. If you’re readying for the slow season or wondering what you might have forgotten, here are some things you’ll want to check off your to-do list.

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The First-Time Home Buyer’s Guide to Getting the Best Possible Mortgage Rate

Topics: Home Mortgage Tips

Whether they’re found online or heard from family and friends, there are so many mortgage tips out there that it can be hard to know exactly how to proceed. But, if you’re new to the market, there are a few surefire things you can do to get a mortgage rate you’ll feel good about. For some of the best tips on getting a great loan, look no further than the following.

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DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts You’ll Love to Give

Topics: Arts & Crafts

Last year, Americans spent nearly $20 billion just on Valentine’s Day – that is a lot of cash being floated around! If you’re trying to spend a little less this year (or if you’re still recovering from Christmas), consider making some homemade Valentine’s gifts this year. You’ll spend less money, have more fun making the […]

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February 1 2017

Shelly Ragan

Case-Shiller: Home Price Growth Continues

Topics: Home Mortgage

November home prices grew by 5.60 percent year-over-year on a seasonally adjusted basis according to Case-Shiller’s reading on National Home Prices. National average home prices rose 0.80 percent from October to November. Case-Shiller’s 20-City home price index revealed that the West and Mountain regions continue to hold the top three growth rates for home prices.

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Thinking About Buying a ‘Fixer Upper’? Here’s What You Need to Know

Topics: Home Buyer Tips

With all of the home renovation and fixer-upper shows on television, the idea of completely renovating and re-doing an old home can seem like an enticing premise. Unfortunately, investing in the wrong fixer-upper can mean an awful lot of expenditure without the added financial rewards. Whether you’re considering investing down the road or are ready to dive in, here are a few things to consider first.

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Omaha February Calendar of Events

Topics: Omaha

2/01: Twenty One Pilots: Emotional Roadshow World Tour | CenturyLink Center 2/01: UNO Basketball vs. South Dakota | Baxter Arena 2/01 – 5/15: Nature Connects: Art with LEGO® Bricks | Lauritzen Gardens 2/01 – 6/04: Black Holes: Space Warps & Time Twists Exhibit | Strategic Air Command & Space Museum 2/01 – 2/12: Around The World in 80 Days […]

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