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Curb Appeal You Can Do
Posted on 08/16/2019
Curb Appeal You Can Do
Curb appeal alludes to the visual attractiveness of your property by way of the road or sidewalk. When it comes to curb appeal, you can look to many places for inspiration. Entire magazines are dedicated to the topic, and many television shows, YouTube channels, and online blogs will give you unending advice on how to improve the look...
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List of Essentials for Your Home Bar
Posted on 08/09/2019
List of Essentials for Your Home Bar
If you love entertaining and hosting dinner guests, you probably take the time to create beautiful meals with paired cocktails to complete your menu. For those who entertain frequently, shopping for cocktail supplies can add time and a bit of hassle to arranging your meal. You have to go to several different stores to find the right liquor...
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Another Property Rented - 2416 Brockton Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067
Posted on 08/05/2019
Another Property Rented - 2416 Brockton Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067
Very clean, contemporary and move-in ready. 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom, Royal Oak ranch. Excellent location; close to I-696 and I-75, 4th Street, Lincoln, downtown Royal Oak and Ferndale. Fully fenced in backyard. Central Air. Royal Oak Schools. Located directly across from Oakland Elementary School. Quiet Street. No Smoking. ***Window treatments in bedrooms are being replaced; Owner putting in a NEST thermostat; Cinder block, exterior foundation being repainted.*** Security system available in the home should the tenant(s) want to set up their own subscription for...
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Is a Smart Home Device Right for You?
Posted on 08/02/2019
Is a Smart Home Device Right for You?
A smart home device may prove to be a time (and money) saver. However, not all smart house devices are ideal for all homeowners. If you select a smart home gadget that fails to accommodate your day-to-day needs, you risk wasting time and resources on a device that delivers little to no return on investment. Ultimately, it helps to...
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Budget-Minded Curb Appeal Projects – Mind the Porch
Posted on 07/26/2019
Budget-Minded Curb Appeal Projects – Mind the Porch
Improving your home’s curb appeal does not always need an expensive outlay or hiring a contractor. Highlighting and enhancing your home’s best architectural details with a few added features can garner that second look you want. Here is a quick rundown of some inexpensive upgrades to make your porch one of those standout features buyers look for in...
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Another Property Sold - 403 East Kenilworth Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067
Posted on 07/23/2019
Another Property Sold - 403 East Kenilworth Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067
Experience Downtown Royal Oak! New from the 1st Floor up with a 2nd story Addition & attched 2 car Garage. Large Covered front Porch. NEW Kitchen w/ granite countertops, SS appliances and large island with pendant lights. A private study, mud room, and oversized Laundry Room new Washer and Dryer. An oversized two car garage has plenty of room for 2 cars and storage. NEW 2nd flr addition has 4 Bdrms and a main bath with dual sinks and Quartz countertops. Luxury MSTR Bdrm with crown molding, a large WALK-IN Mstr closet with custom closet organizer. Mstr Bath has Tiled shower, DBL sink, Granite Cntr Tops & Walk-in Shower with Euro Gls...
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Another Property Rented - 310 Mary Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48073
Posted on 07/23/2019
Another Property Rented - 310 Mary Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48073
Beautiful new construction, apartment with spacious living area, New royal oak floors, Dove grey Kitchen Cabinets, new appliances, central air, with built in dehumidifier, fresh air ventilator & laundry in common area. This unit offers a open floor plan, beautiful and quiet neighborhood. 10 minutes from Beaumont and 5 minutes from downtown Royal Oak. Water included in rent Common Yard space and parking for exclusive tenant use Immediate Occupancy. 1.5 month security deposit (negotiable) and $100 non-refundable cleaning fee No smoking allowed inside No Pets allowed please do not ask Agent ownedDeposit amount can be...
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5 Key Mortgage Factors you Should Know
Posted on 07/19/2019
5 Key Mortgage Factors you Should Know
Are you planning to buy a home? There is a chance that you will need a mortgage to finance the purchase. You can get mortgages from credit unions, banks, or other financial institutions. The fact is that you must meet some basic qualifying criteria before you qualify for a mortgage. Depending on the lender, there are different requirements...
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Another Property Sold - 462 West Dallas Ave, Madison Heights, MI 48071
Posted on 07/18/2019
Another Property Sold - 462 West Dallas Ave, Madison Heights, MI 48071
Very nice 3 Bedroom home in a wonderful area of Madison Heights with new construction homes close by. Situated in a nice neighborhood, across the street from a park, this home has been freshly painted with newer laminate flooring in the living room, dining room, kitchen and hall. Nicely updated full bath with granite counter top, double sinks and ceramic flooring. Newer carpet in bedrooms and a very spacious master bedroom on the second level. This home offers central air as well as stove, refrigerator, washer and dryer will stay with the home. Two car garage with an extra tall garage door for easy access. Great location, close to all...
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What To Watch Out For At An Open House
Posted on 07/17/2019
What To Watch Out For At An Open House
When you’re searching for a home to buy, you’ll probably attend many different open houses. The open house is meant to help you get a feel for different properties. While you can’t get to know all the ins and outs of a home in a short time, you can get an understanding of some of the best things...
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