Should You Move or Remodel?

When your house no longer suits you, you can move or remodel. Find out which big change is the right investment of your housing dollars. Just about everything else—remodeling costs, the hassle of living in a construction zone, or the ability to live happily without one more bathroom–is a personal preference. After all, your home …

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Prioritize trade-offs in house-vs.-condo decision

Q: What is better to buy: a house or a townhouse? A. In the house vs. condo or townhouse battle, the analysis of which type to buy is not as simple as “better” or “worse,” per se. However, there are trade-offs to each, and in the final analysis of which property type to buy, own, …

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Phoenix Foreclosure Numbers Reveal a City on the Mend

Home sales in the metro Phoenix area are heating up thanks to the popular foreclosure market, according to ForeclosureDeals.com. The site reports that there were more than 10,000 home sales in the Phoenix area in March with nearly 1,500 of those sales foreclosure homes. “Demand is starting to increase in the Phoenix area, and that’s …

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Property Management 101

I discovered this interesting and well-worded opinion article on Property Management Daily: The secret to acquiring wealth is real estate. The economy may rise and fall, but real estate will remain one of the most reliable investments a person makes. The reason for this is simple: everybody needs someplace to live. With a demand like …

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