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What are closing costs? Closing, or settlement, costs are expenses over and above the price of the property. Both the buyer and seller incur some of these expenses when transferring ownership of a property. Who actually pays, however, often depends on local custom and what the buyer or seller neg...
How do you determine how much a home is worth? The short answer: a home is ultimately worth what is paid for it. Everything else is really an estimate of value. Take, for example, a hot seller's market when demand for housing is high but the inventory of available homes for sale is low. During th...
The NYSAR Housing Opportunities Foundation is now offering $2,000 grants to first-time homebuyers for closing cost and/or down payment assistance. The New York State Association of REALTORS Housing Opportunities Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in 2003.  The Foundation's ...
Almost forgot about this venue... it is a great way to get updated on the latest developments and trends for any of your planned or future home improvement projects...  Westchester County Home Show October 30-31 - White Plains County Center. Are you looking to remodel your home?  Whether it's a k...
This article is a must read... certain "giant" banks and lenders need to be put into their place if the abuse is ever to stop... they don't want us (but our bailout money), nor do they appreciate the business we gave them... so we should not need them anymore either... let's look for the hyper l...
A college of mine tipped me off as to this one: Posterous lets you post things online fast and easy using email. You email them at post@posterous.com and they post it instantly within all of your blogs everywhere. If you can use email, you can have your own website to share thoughts and media wit...
Don't let a small backyard space inhibit your creativity; get tips on incorporating a new concrete patio to fit a yard of any size. ConcreteNetwork.com has compiled a list of five design tips to help you create a perfect patio for a small backyard by incorporating decorative concrete techniques. ...
For the eco-conscious consumer, there is an increasingly wide array of products to choose from, from soap to shower heads. But does a "green" label on a product automatically mean it's the best environmental choice? Not necessarily because not all green products are created equal. Consider the fo...
Renters' insurance is important in every season; however, with the increased risk of fire during the winter months, its importance is even greater; a renter should know if fire is covered under their policy Now that fall has arrived, the winter months are just around the corner. With the cold wea...
With the school year kicking into full gear, parents are in search of creative new ways to ensure their children's safety when they return home after school. Working parents in particular wonder, "What are my kids up to when I'm not around?" Did they get home on time? Are they doing their homewor...

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