Find the Right Layout for Your Home Cocoon

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Buying a home is a huge accomplishment. Even though many young adults today are still renting, owning a home is milestone that most millennials see in their future. In 2014, millennials made up 32% of the U.S. housing market and have quickly pulled ahead of Generation X as the largest segment of buyers, according to […]

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Calculating the Right Budget For Your New Home

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More and more millennials are stepping into the home ownership realm. If you fall into this group of individuals planning on stepping out on your own, you may be looking for a place to start. So, when you first step out into the market as a homebuyer, where exactly is the starting line? What are […]

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Do I Really Need a Real Estate Agent?

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According to research conducted by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), existing home sales are forecasted to increase to 5.3 million in 2015 and 5.4 million in 2016. Additionally, the NAR research that measures national and regional existing home sales on a monthly basis recently reported that existing home sales in March, 2015 jumped to […]

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Home Inspections: What You Need To Know

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Home inspections are a crucial step in the purchase of a home. You don’t want to move into your brand new home only to find that the air conditioning isn’t running. The point of home inspections is to conduct an all-inclusive review of your new home. It is very important that inspections happen prior to […]

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How to Keep Your Small Space Feeling Large

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We know that 61 percent of millennials want more space, but sometimes that dream is not realistic. With more millennials moving to urban areas, it makes for more expensive real estate and ultimately less space. Living in a small space can be difficult, but on the bright side it provides a unique opportunity to create […]

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Millennials Back in ‘Burbs: Suburban Lifestyle Competing with Big City Lights

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As millennials are digital natives, it is easy to make the link between a connected lifestyle and the desire to live in urban cities. However, we are seeing the exact opposite take place. There are many stereotypes surrounding the millennial generation; they aren’t employable, they aren’t getting married, they don’t want kids, the list goes […]

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The Best Apps to Use for Buying and Selling Your Home

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Virtually every aspect of life today is made easier by technology. We are living in the “useful is the new cool” age where technology must serve a purpose in order to be considered cool. Gone are the days of thinking sleek design and fancy gadgets fit the bill. Now, if new technology does not make […]

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Picking the right real estate agent: It’s all in the handshake

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Buying and selling your home is not easy – especially if you have never done it before. While there are countless digital resources like Zillow, Trulia and Redfin, most young adults in the market for a home today still rely on a real estate agent when making this major life decision. According to research from […]

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Like The Jeffersons: Movin’ On Up

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It’s common to choose a home based on location and price as opposed to functionality and space. That’s a mistake, however, because pretty soon your tiny, affordable apartment overlooking the lake or near your favorite bar can soon become too cramped. Knowing when it’s time to upgrade can seem a little overwhelming, so here are […]

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