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Moving to Charleston SC
Posted Wed, Jun 12th 2019 4:58 pm
Sandy beaches, sunny weather, unbelievable food, industry, jobs, colonial history and many other wonderful things await you in Charleston SC. Almost any travel magazine you read will list Charlesto...

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Best and Worst Home Improvements for Your Money
Posted Wed, May 15th 2019 10:20 pm
Smaller home renovation projects with a big impact on aesthetic appeal will pack the biggest bang for the buck in 2019, a new report finds. Less expensive but highly visible projects, like a new ga...

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What to look for when buying a home
Posted Sun, May 12th 2019 11:40 pm
I'm sure you have seen all those TV shows where the tv personality renovates a home and then has an OPEN HOUSE where potential buyers walk through the home saying things like "Oh honey, look how ni...

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Is my credit good enough to buy a house?
Posted Tue, Apr 30th 2019 11:31 pm
The most common reason I hear when asking people why they are renting as opposed to buying is "I'm currently working on my credit". Did you know that you can secure a government backed loan startin...

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Are You Living in Your Dream Home?
Posted Sat, Nov 17th 2018 10:48 pm
It took me a while to count but I have lived in 18 different homes over my 36 years. That may be more than most people will see in a lifetime and I hope that I can slow things down now that I have ...

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When is the Best Time to Buy or Sell a Home?
Posted Fri, Nov 16th 2018 10:11 pm
Since selling and buying a home is such a momentous occasion, it’s easy to overlook the other, less exciting side of the process: moving. That’s right, if you’re planning to sell your home, you als...

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How Much House Can I Afford
Posted Tue, Nov 13th 2018 8:19 pm
I often receive emails from readers concerning whether or not the sender can afford a particular house – or how much house they can afford. The stories vary a lot in detail – some people have a dow...

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Credit Score Needed to Buy a House in 2018
Posted Sun, Nov 11th 2018 8:42 pm
So you want to buy a home but don't think your credit score is where it needs to be (my assumption since your reading this). This article was written by The Lenders Network and has very good conten...

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When is the Best Time of the Year to Buy a Home???
Posted Sat, Nov 10th 2018 7:31 pm
You’ve been saving to buy your first home. But timing is important if you want to find the best value for your budget. Certain times of the year are often better for buyers than sellers. Prices ten...

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Pro's and Cons of Buying and Renting
Posted Wed, Nov 7th 2018 10:49 pm
I pulled this article from the Great Dave Ramsey. If you haven't heard of him, you should listen to his podcast or youtube videos or read his books (he is everywhere)! I don't agree with him on e...

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Are You Spending TOO Much on Rent?
Posted Sat, Nov 3rd 2018 8:01 pm
Chances are if you are renting you are spending too much of your income on your monthly housing expense. There is a long-standing ‘rule’ that a household should not pay more than 28% of their incom...

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