Go Green, Reduce Energy Bills With Smart Technology

From “learning” thermostats to energy saving smartphone apps, it has never been easier to monitor and control your home’s energy use. While we all love doing our part to help the environment, the real draw here is how these simple solutions will help you save money by keeping those monthly energy bills low. Here are …

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Baby Boomers’ Guide to Empty Nesting

A large number of baby boomers are reaching the point where their children have grown up and moved out of the house. Though the transition from full house to empty nest can be filled with excitement, it can also be filled with stress. Among numerous questions that may come to mind, you might be wondering …

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What’s the Consensus?

Everybody needs a crystal ball. While the future is unknowable, of course, commercial and residential builders still have to make a reasonable forecast of economic conditions to plan for the year ahead. One useful report is the Urban Land Institute’s Real Estate Consensus Forecast. The Urban Land Institute is a well-respected nonprofit education and research …

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Characteristics You Should Be Looking for to Ensure That You Hire a Professional Remodeler

Any homeowner planning to remodel wants nothing less than a professional job. Who wouldn’t want the best quality in terms of workmanship and materials when it comes to improving your most prized and most valuable asset?  However, when it comes to selecting a remodeler, too many buyers conveniently forget the time-proven adage that “you get …

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