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May 15, 2023

What is a “Lipstick Flip”?


We've all seen the house flipping shows, and many often wonder if these transformations are 'too good to be true?' Okay, maybe they are 'true,' but are the makeovers good enough to last long-term?'


When inventory is tight and newly renovated homes are wooing prospective buyers, you ...

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March 15, 2023

Evaluate Schools Before You Buy Your Home

If you are in the home-buying process, evaluating the schools near your potential new home should be an essential factor in your decision. Good schools can add to the value of your home and create convenience for parents who want their children to attend good quality education.

The Prescott, Prescott ...

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Dec. 15, 2022

Are you prepared to be an historic homeowner?


Prescott, Arizona, is steeped in history. The city has seen it all, from its Wild West roots as a former territorial capital to its modern-day status as an outdoor recreation destination. Founded in 1864 by ranchers and miners, Prescott was declared the capital of the Arizona Territory that same ...

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Nov. 15, 2022

Questions You Need to Ask Sellers


When you’re about to put your hard-earned money into a home, you want to know everything you can about that home’s history. While there are common questions to ask about a home’s condition, history, and location, there are some questions buyers often overlook. Use these questions, and they can ...

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Oct. 15, 2022

4 Common Home-Buying Myths

Home buying tips

There are a lot of myths out there about home buying, and unfortunately, these myths can often deter people from taking the plunge into homeownership or lead them down the wrong path. Today, we're busting four of the most common home-buying myths:


Myth 1: You need a 20 ...

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July 15, 2022

Home Warranty Pros & Cons

Home Warranty

The National Association of Realtors defines a home warranty as “a service contract, normally for one year, which helps protect homeowners against the cost of unexpected covered repairs or replacement on their major systems and appliances that break down due to normal wear and tear. Coverage is for systems and ...

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May 15, 2022

6 Simple Steps to Buying a House

Buying Homes in Prescott

Buying a home is a considerable investment. Before you jump into the beautiful world of homeownership, make sure you are prepared with these six steps:

6 Simple Steps to Buying a House

  1. Strengthen Your Credit Score:  Most lenders require a credit score of 620 or higher for loan approval ...
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April 15, 2022

4 Tips for First-Time Homebuyers

Buying Your First HomeLooking to Buy a Home in Prescott, Arizona?

Prescott, Arizona, is a popular place to call home. It has been named one of the top ten places to retire in America! 


Buying a home can be exciting and scary all at the same time, especially for first-time homebuyers ...

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Jan. 15, 2022

10 Tips To Get The Best Mortgage Interest Rate

After finding the perfect house and negotiating to get within your target budget, now you need to secure the best financing possible. MSN has compiled the "10 Tips to Secure the Best Interest Rate on your Mortgage" in a recent article. 


The size of your mortgage is critical ...

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Dec. 15, 2021

Changing Jobs and the Effects it has on Buying a Home

Buying a home Changing job

For most people, changing employers will not impact the ability to qualify for a mortgage loan, especially if you will be earning more money. However, for some homebuyers, the effects of changing jobs can spell disaster when it comes to your loan application. Make sure you discuss in great detail ...

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