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Top Five Best Places to Live in Texas Top Five Best Places to Live in Texas

By Eleanor Boschert

Deciding on what city to move to in the Lone Star State doesn't have to be a lonely process. We highlight some of the finest places to live in Texas!

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Getting the Buyer's Edge in a Hot Texas Real Estate Market Getting the Buyer's Edge in a Hot Texas Real Estate Market

By Eleanor Boschert

The Texas real estate market is rebounding in a big way. Use these tips to ensure you stay ahead of the field!

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What You Should Do if You Have Carbon Monoxide in Your Home What You Should Do if You Have Carbon Monoxide in Your Home

By Ben Levy

Carbon monoxide is a gas which is colorless, odorless, and tasteless. It is toxic to both humans and animals in high concentrations.

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Having a Fire in Your Home Having a Fire in Your Home

There is nothing more upsetting and traumatizing than losing your home to a fire. A family could lose all of their personal possessions, but more seriously they could lose their sense of safety.

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Cleaning Second Story Windows Safely Cleaning Second Story Windows Safely

By Ben Levy

Cleaning windows is relatively easy to do on the inside, but what about the outside, especially for the windows on the second floor.

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An Overview of the Mortgage Auction Process An Overview of the Mortgage Auction Process

The majority of you are interested in owning a house. But the mortgage payment that you will be required to pay can be burdensome. From an

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Home improvement loans: what you need to know about them Home improvement loans: what you need to know about them

You take out a home improvement loan to arrange for the required cash to renovate your own home in the best way possible. Mostly the home...

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What Not to Do Before Buying a Home What Not to Do Before Buying a Home

Congratulations, you have decided to buy a house. Remember, though, that a house needs financing, and getting it is becoming harder and hard. Here is a list of things to avoid doing in order to get approved from a bank so you can buy a home

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Evaluating the Asking Price of a House Evaluating the Asking Price of a House

By Jynette DeMarco

This article explains how a seller determines an asking price. It then describes how this price is sometimes different than the true market price of the house and how a buyer should calculate their offering price.

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Ways to Avoid Common Mistakes While Buying Ways to Avoid Common Mistakes While Buying

By Jynette DeMarco

Purchasing a home can be overwhelming, but with more information the process becomes easier. This article outlines a few major things to keep in mind before searching that will help you avoid mistakes commonly made by home buyers.

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