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Can Applying to Multiple Lenders Affect Your Credit Score?
Posted on 12/08/2019
Can Applying to Multiple Lenders Affect Your Credit Score?
Preparing to buy a home is a long and stressful process for many. You’ve spent months, or even years, saving for a down payment, planning your future, and building your credit to ensure you get the best possible interest rate on your loan. Then you find out, when getting preapproved for a mortgage, that your credit score dropped by...
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Ways to Maximize Your Space
Posted on 12/01/2019
Ways to Maximize Your Space
Photo by Harry Strauss via PixabayWhether it’s one room in your home that’s a little too small for your needs, or you’re living in a more cozy space than you’d prefer, sometimes you just want your space to feel larger than it is. This is particularly true if you are getting ready to list a home for sale,...
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54 Blondell Court, Lutherville Timonium, MD 21093 now has a new price of $308,000!
Posted on 11/30/2019
54 Blondell Court, Lutherville Timonium, MD 21093 now has a new price of $308,000!
Updated and upgraded Brick townhome in the ever popular Villages of Mays Chapel. Open and airy is the feeling you experience on the main level. Kitchen recently renovated with quartz counter tops, SS appliances, glass backsplash and so much more! Beautiful wood floors on main level, wood burning fireplace in LR with sliders to spacious deck. Upper level has 3 BD & 2 Ba. Updated master bath and brand new carpeting throughout! Lower level has potential 4th bedroom/office and nice size family room with walkout sliders to fenced backyard. Come see for yourself. Blue Ribbon schools. Close to shopping and 83/695. Open Saturday, September...
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4212 Thorncliff Road, Baltimore, MD 21236 now has a new price of $170,000!
Posted on 11/27/2019
4212 Thorncliff Road, Baltimore, MD 21236 now has a new price of $170,000!
Own your own home for less than your rental payments! Enjoy sitting on the front porch or relaxing in the fenced backyard. Open concept and wood floors in living room, dining room and bedrooms. Nice size bedrooms and updated bath. Finished lower level with the potential to finish upper level for additional bedroom space. Come see if you can call this house your new home! Priced to...
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Mailbox Rules to Remember
Posted on 11/24/2019
Mailbox Rules to Remember
Photo by Lee via Pixabay Putting a new mailbox up? Be sure to follow the official guidance from the U.S. Postal Service.® Here are a few rules, tips, and suggestions to make your mail carrier's day a little smoother. Putting Up a New Mailbox USPS-approved mailboxes have Postmaster General (PMG) approval labels. Have your post office approve your...
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414 Autumn Harvest Court, Abingdon, MD 21009 now has a new price of $250,000!
Posted on 11/22/2019
414 Autumn Harvest Court, Abingdon, MD 21009 now has a new price of $250,000!
We are "Back on the Market" as the buyers financing fell through at the last moment. Come see this Stunning 3 BD, 2 1/2 Ba End of Group townhouse with the two story addition in the ever popular neighborhood of Constant Friendship. Beautifully updated kitchen with granite countertops, center island, tile backsplash and SS appliances. NEW family bath with separate shower "to die for", new roof in 2017, new HW heater, and the list goes on and on. Great two level deck for outside entertaining. Nicely finished lower level with walkout to beautifully landscaped rear yard, completely fenced. Steps away from playground and close to everything!...
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Blending Wood and Tile in an Open Plan
Posted on 11/17/2019
Blending Wood and Tile in an Open Plan
Spaces like the one above (by SuzAnn Kletzien) inspired renovator Melissa McCreight to go for the no-thresholds look in her Euclid, Ohio, house. We asked her how she meshed tile and...
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140 Hopkins Road, Baltimore, MD 21212 now has a new price of $1,750!
Posted on 11/13/2019
140 Hopkins Road, Baltimore, MD 21212 now has a new price of $1,750!
Best price in the Forge!! Bright and Cheerful Rodgers Forge home just a block away from the tot lot. 3 BD 1.5 Ba with gleaming wood floors and freshly painted throughout. Large bay window and built-in bookcases in livingroom. Updated lighting fixture in spacious diningroom. Kitchen is updated and has plenty of cabinets. Lower level family room with laminate flooring and 1/2 Bath. Utility room with washer and dryer. Extra refrigerator while it works. Fenced backyard and patio area. Central Air for your comfort. EZ to...
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Pot Rack Shopping Guide
Posted on 11/10/2019
Pot Rack Shopping Guide
Keep pots at the ready with this kitchen-storage upgrade. Starting at...
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Remodeling with a Larger Budget: Enlarging Your Kitchen
Posted on 11/03/2019
Remodeling with a Larger Budget: Enlarging Your Kitchen
Image by ElasticComputeFarm from Pixabay Your house is perfect except for one thing: The kitchen is not even close to being large enough. Those who love to entertain and cook will probably agree that even a 15-foot wide by 20-foot long kitchen isn’t large enough, especially if you don’t have an open floor plan. Once you decide how...
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How to Prevent Frozen Locks
Posted on 10/27/2019
How to Prevent Frozen Locks
Moisture gets into exterior locks year-round, but you’re more likely to notice it in winter—when it freezes, and you’re stuck...
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