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Starting January 1, 2011, a seller's first trust deed lender cannot obtain a deficiency judgment against the seller after a short sale.  Providing written consent to a short sale shall obligate the first trust deed lender to accept the sales proceeds as full payment and discharge of the remaining...
Don't wait until your house is so cold that you wear your winter coats indoors - fix drafty windows before the winter season arrives.  According to the Department of Energy, more than 40 percent of annual energy expenditures are consumed by heating and cooling in a typical house.  Proper selectio...
You don't have to tear up your bathroom to make decorating changes.  Redecorating your bathroom can be a simple weekend project that will leave you with some extra money and a new sense of style.  Replace mirrors:  It's amazing how different a bathroom can look with a new mirror.  If your medicin...
Autumn is the perfect time to begin a project that will ensure a bountiful garden next year: a compost pile.  Decaying vines, vegetables, leaves and grass clippings contain excellent nutrients that break down over time to recharge soil with nitrogen for spring planting. First, find a place for yo...

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