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Posted on 06/20/2021
3 Improvements That Can Help an Older Home Get Noticed
Image by PublicDomainPictures from Pixabay Are you preparing to list your older home for sale on the market? While older homes are still widely sought by both first-time and returning home buyers, sometimes they will need a little sprucing up so that you can maximize your sale price and get it sold more quickly. The good news is...
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Posted on 06/18/2021
18 E Loudoun Street, Round Hill, VA 20141 is now new to the market!
Charming Victorian home believed to date back to 1891. Large front porch that allows you to enjoy the small-town feel. Updated kitchen with lovely island, tile backsplash and freshly painted dining and living room. Bright and open sunroom off kitchen with new hardwood floors and a custom bench. Huge bay windows in the living room with gorgeous heart pine floors, and a gas fireplace with mantle. The main level also has a bedroom and a full bath. Great lot with extensive landscaping, fenced rear yard and large 2 car detached garage. All located in downtown Round...
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Posted on 06/15/2021
612 Rockbridge Drive Se, Leesburg, VA 20175 now has a new price of $454,900!
Welcome home to this completely renovated single-family home with a two-car garage in Leesburg. Yes, you can own a gorgeous single-family home with a low HOA yearly fee for the price of a townhome. Many upgrades including new cabinetry, new SS appliances, new backsplash and new quartz countertops in the kitchen and bathrooms, recessed lighting throughout, new laminated floor on both levels, Custom main level electric fireplace in the family room, Two full baths have both been updated with tile, new vanities, and new fixtures. Lots of storage including a huge pantry in the upstairs hallway, and walk-in closets both upstairs and downstairs....
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Posted on 06/13/2021
Beginner's Guide to Indoor Flowering Plants
Image by bernswaelz from Pixabay When you hear “easy house plants” you might not immediately think to include flowers. You might have even heard tragic and frustrating tales about orchids or other extremely particular flowering plants that require meticulous maintenance and a green thumb. However, there are a wide variety of flowering plants you can successfully grow indoors...
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Posted on 06/09/2021
223 DRY Mill Road SW, Leesburg, VA 20175 is now new to the market!
**AS-IS** Investor special, this townhouse needs some work but priced below recent comps. Fenced back yard with plenty of room for pets, a garden, or entertaining. Great location, blocks from downtown, walking distance to the W& OD bike trail, and close to restaurants, shopping, and more. Don't pass up on this diamond in the...
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Posted on 06/06/2021
Solar Lighting Options for Your Home
Image by Alexas_Fotos from Pixabay If you’re looking to light up your house or yard using a quick and easy DIY method, a variety of solar lights fit the bill. You can choose from many elegant styles, with no extension cords required. Solar lights can be mounted, placed into the ground on stakes, hang as lanterns or on...
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Posted on 06/02/2021
612 Rockbridge Drive Se, Leesburg, VA 20175 is now new to the market!
Welcome home to this completely renovated single-family home with a two-car garage in Leesburg. Yes, you can own a gorgeous single-family home with a low HOA yearly fee for the price of a townhome. Many upgrades including new cabinetry, new SS appliances, new backsplash and new quartz countertops in the kitchen and bathrooms, recessed lighting throughout, new laminated floor on both levels, Custom main level electric fireplace in the family room, Two full baths have both been updated with tile, new vanities, and new fixtures. Lots of storage including a huge pantry in the upstairs hallway, and walk-in closets both upstairs and downstairs....
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Posted on 05/30/2021
Selling This Home, Buying That One: Tips for Handling Financial Overlaps
Post Image by StartupStockPhotos from Pixabay Unless you're a first-time home shopper, you'll need to acquire your next home while selling your current home. How do buyers finesse this? When buyers are competing with each other for a tight inventory of available homes, the ones who are ready to come to the table fastest, not the ones with contingencies,...
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Posted on 05/23/2021
3 Ways to Save on a Home Loan
Image by Andreas Breitling from Pixabay The vast majority of homebuyers need a mortgage in order to purchase a house, and mortgages come with significant costs because they’re such sizeable loans. While there’s no way to avoid all of the costs associated with a mortgage, there are ways to save on your home mortgage. Here are three things...
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Posted on 05/16/2021
Hanging Baskets 101 — What You Need to Know to Make Them Thrive
Hanging baskets add personal enjoyment and curb appeal to any home. If you’re the creative type, you may prefer to make your own rather than purchase ready-made hanging baskets from home and garden retailers. However, DIY hanging baskets sometimes cannot thrive. The following tips and tricks help ensure that your baskets look and perform their best from spring...
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