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Posted on 06/05/2020
Another Property Sold - 119 East Washington Avenue #1S, St Louis, MO 63122
Huge price reduction from original asking price! This is your opportunity for a great deal on a very nice Kirkwood condo! Beautiful secure building in a perfect Kirkwood This 2 Bed, 1 Bath condo is move-in-ready. Situated in the heart of Kirkwood. It really has it all. Beautiful condominium community features a welcoming courtyard with a gazebo, and has the Kirkwood charm. It's located next to Walker Park and across from the YMCA. First floor, garage parking with opener, in unit washer and dryer, like new kitchen appliances, hardwood floors in great condition, ample closets, private storage space in garage area and security...
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Posted on 05/31/2020
What's Really in a Real Estate Contract?
Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay When you make an offer on a home, your real estate agent will create a real estate contract, also known as a purchase agreement. Before you sign this, you should make sure you understand it. This is a legally binding agreement, and you need to be certain you’ve made the right choice....
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Posted on 05/24/2020
Getting Along in a New City: Cost of Living
Image by Wellnhofer Designs from Shutterstock When you’re relocating you search for a property and learn the real estate market in your new area. Are you also looking at what the general cost of living is in your new city? The cost of living can be very different from state to state and city to city. Here are...
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Posted on 05/17/2020
Tips for Negotiating Reduced HOA Fees
Image by Brady Pevehouse from Pixabay When purchasing a home, there are many issues to keep in mind. These often include items such as the interest rate on the mortgage, real estate taxes, and homeowner's insurance. If you've purchased a home governed by a Homeowner's Association and have not lived within a similar community before you may find...
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Posted on 05/10/2020
Is It Worth Your Time to Invest in Home Improvements?
For a home seller who wants to maximize his or her house sale earnings, it may be beneficial to invest in property improvements. In fact, there are many reasons why now may be a good time to perform property upgrades. These reasons include: 1. You can make your house an attractive option to prospective buyers. As a home seller,...
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Posted on 05/03/2020
Best Home Improvement Projects for Sellers
Image by Hermann Schmider from Pixabay Are you planning to sell your home soon? Then this is the time to take care of those home improvements that will make your home more attractive to buyers. As a homeowner who's been through the sale process before, you know how important it is to make a good impression on buyers....
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Posted on 04/26/2020
What Factors Come Into Play When Choosing a Luxury Penthouse ?
Photo by Steven Buissinne via Pixabay Buying a luxury penthouse isn’t just about finding one perfect thing about it. Several other factors come into play when deciding where you might live for many years. If everything isn’t just right, you may end up with buyer’s remorse. Buying a penthouse is different from buying a house in that you...
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Posted on 04/19/2020
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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Posted on 04/12/2020
How To Reduce Your Expenses After You Buy A Home
Once you buy a home, you realize that every penny of your budget matters. The initial purchase of a house can be financially overwhelming. You’ll be withdrawing thousands of dollars from your account to secure the home. Once you close on the house, it’s time to buckle down on your budget. Continue reading for some tips on how to...
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Posted on 04/05/2020
Tackling DIY Projects Around Your Home
Photo by RawPixel via Pixabay It may be tempting to call an expert (and sometimes, you can't avoid doing so) to fix something or to enhance the decor of your home, but some projects are surprisingly easy to do. Tackling DIY projects at home has never been easier, thanks to the availability of tools and products designed just...
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Posted on 03/29/2020
Pros and Cons of Buying a Condominium
Image by Wayne Feickert from Pixabay Whether you are buying a condo as a starter home, downsizing or if you just don’t like taking care of a yard, a condo might be the perfect situation for you. However, even with the plus of not having to maintain a yard, condos do have other pros and cons. Low Maintenance...
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Posted on 03/25/2020
119 East Washington Avenue #1S, St Louis, MO 63122 now has a new price of $135,000!
Huge price reduction from original asking price! This is your opportunity for a great deal on a very nice Kirkwood condo! Beautiful secure building in a perfect Kirkwood This 2 Bed, 1 Bath condo is move-in-ready. Situated in the heart of Kirkwood. It really has it all. Beautiful condominium community features a welcoming courtyard with a gazebo, and has the Kirkwood charm. It's located next to Walker Park and across from the YMCA. First floor, garage parking with opener, in unit washer and dryer, like new kitchen appliances, hardwood floors in great condition, ample closets, private storage space in garage area and security...
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