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Wednesday, October 13, 2021   /   by Leticia Almaro Nicolini

Don't Pay Another Cent in Rent to Your Landlord?

It's a dream we all have - to own our own home and stop paying rent. But if you're like most renters, you feel trapped within the walls of a house or apartment that doesn't feel like yours. How could it when you're not even permitted to bang in a nail or two without a hassle. You feel like you're stuck in the renter's rut with no way of rising up out of it and owning your own home. The problem that most renters face isn't your ability to meet a monthly payment. Goodness knows that you must meet this monthly obligation every 30 days already. The problem is accumulating enough capital to make a down payment on something more permanent.But saving for this lump sum doesn't have to be as difficult as you might think. 
It doesn't matter how long you've been renting, or how insurmountable your financial situation may seem. The truth is, there are some little known facts that can help you get over the hump, and transfer your status from renter to homeowner. With this information ...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2021   /   by Leticia Almaro Nicolini

How to Avoid Costly Legal Mistakes?

When you're buying or selling a home, there are many small but important legal issues that you may be unaware of that are, nevertheless, critical to get right. Residential real estate is a complicated process. When such a major investment is transferred from one party to another, there are subtle details to take care of that can turn into major problems if not handled correctly.
It is essential to understand the legal ins and outs that will properly protect you when you buy or sell a home. There are several issues that will certainly cost you if you are not properly informed. It is not uncommon for misinformation to cost local homesellers thousands of dollars in the sale of their home. Don't let this happen to you.
A free report has been specially prepared to help you understand how to avoid costly legal mistakes. Check this report now to protect your investment when you buy or sell your home.This information report is completely free and comes with no obligation to buy or s ...

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Wednesday, October 13, 2021   /   by Leticia Almaro Nicolini

13 Extra Costs to Be Aware of Before Buying a Home

Whether you're trading up to a larger home or looking to buy for the very first time, in order to accurately calculate what you can afford, you need to factor in the extra costs - on top of the purchase price - that come along with the purchase of a home. No one wants to be surprised with an unwanted financial nightmare on closing day because they were not properly informed of extra fees, such as taxes and other additional costs.

Some of these costs represent an ongoing monthly or yearly commitment. Others are one-time fixed payments. Not all extra costs will apply in every situation, but knowledge is power. It's better to be aware of all possible extra charges ahead of time so you can budget properly.

Buying a home is a major milestone. Whether it's your first, second or tenth home, a certain measure of stress, excitement, and a boatload of details come with the territory, so the last thing you need are unbudgeted financial obligations in the hours before you take posse ...

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Friday, October 1, 2021   /   by Leticia Almaro Nicolini

Give Yourself a REAL TREAT | October 2021 Newsletter

Go Ahead... Give Yourself a REAL TREAT This Month

The month of October can be spooky, maybe even a bit scary, with monstrous problems. Yikes!! Well maybe not, but words like these seem to be popping up everywhere as kids and adults alike look forward to Halloween.
 In fact, according to USA Today, adults spend more on themselves at Halloween than any other day during the year. I get that, especially if they want to hang out with the kids ‘trick or treating’ or attend an adult Halloween party.
 Many homeowners and homebuyers though are truly scared. Scared to death of how they are going to get out of their house and into their  next one (the trick). See inside for details...


If you or a friend are thinking about selling, make sure  to choose a real estate team you can trust!
As you know, we love making guarantees! Like our Buyer Satisfaction Guarantee: Love the home, or we’ll buy it back! Or our Seller Guarantee: Your Hom; ...

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Wednesday, September 1, 2021   /   by Leticia Almaro Nicolini

The Backwards Holiday - Labor Day | September 2021 Newsletter

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In case you are not sure of the title… It's Labor Day. The Backwards Holiday. Every year when it rolls around, I wonder why it is named Labor Day? Since it’s a Holiday intended to be just that, a Holiday – I would think a better name might be Relax Day or Lazy Day or Sleep in Day, maybe even Do-Nothing Day, something other than Labor Day. After all, we know what Labor means.
And many will likely be laboring on Labor Day like any other work day. Labor Day came about because workers felt they were spending too many hours and days on the job. In the 1830s, manufacturing workers were putting in 70-hour weeks on average.
Sixty years later, in 1890, hours of work had dropped, although the average manufacturing worker still toiled in a factory 60 hours a week. These long working hours caused many union organizers to focus on winning a shorter eight-hour workday. They also focused on getting workers more days off, such as the Labor Day h; ...

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