Homeowners

Oct. 15, 2020

Overlooked Ways to Save on Home Insurance

Homeowner's insurance is vital for protecting your investment. Lenders also require coverage if you have a mortgage on your home. For some reason, many homeowners overlook ways they can save money on their premiums. Shopping around is a good idea, but like auto insurance, there are many simple things ...

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Sept. 1, 2020

Maintaining the Air Quality in Your Home

Maintaining indoor air quality is an extremely important, but often overlooked, component of living happily in your home. It’s an invisible problem, but the costs can add up— from high energy bills to unpleasant health issues.

 

Here are tips to improve the indoor air quality of your home:

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Aug. 17, 2020

How to Prepare your Home for your Retirement Years

If you love your home and plan to live it in through your retirement years, you’ll want to be sure it’s safe for you as you face some of those little challenges aging presents. Assess your home and see if there are any changes you may need to make. Doing ...

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Aug. 3, 2020

Pros and Cons: Home Equity Line of Credit

Part of the financial power of homeownership resides in your home’s equity. Unlike rent, which goes into a landlord’s pocket, the equity you build in your home can be a useful financial tool when the time is right. Home equity is defined as, “a homeowner’s unencumbered interest in their real ...

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Jan. 9, 2020

Seniors Can Save Money

Senior discount in Prescott

Saving money, whether it is when buying a home or saving money on daily purchases, is a common goal for many of us, especially seniors.  Fortunately for Prescott residents, there is an added benefit to live in “Everybody’s Hometown”, there are senior discounts everywhere!  Below is a list ...

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Nov. 26, 2019

Heating Your Home for Less

Heating Cost of home

The laws of thermodynamics can be expensive. When the big winter weather arrives, the heat can leach from your home through a variety of obvious and unexpected ways, resulting in high heating bills. Wouldn’t you rather put that money into holiday shopping or upgrades for your house?

The most obvious ...

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Aug. 3, 2018

3 big myths about home buying

Home buying tips

I’m here to save you pain, buyers. There are myths about the home shopping experience that must be addressed. I like to make the home buying experience as stress-free as possible, so here are three big myths about home buying that can save you time and stress:

Myth #1: “That ...

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Jan. 11, 2018

Backyard Bike Storage Rack

backyard bike rack

Wouldn't you love this in your backyard?

Good news, you can make it yourself.

DIY network has provided the step by step instructions on how to make this backyard bike rack.  What a great way to say goodbye to kids' clutter and hello to organization.  When the ...

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Nov. 12, 2017

8 Tax Breaks Most Homeowners Don’t Realize They Can Get

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8 Tax Breaks for Homeowners

It’s tax season again, and if you bought a new home in 2016, you want to be sure you don’t miss out on one of the numerous tax deductions you could be eligible for. Even if you aren’t a new homeowner, there could ...

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