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Detecting and Correcting Water Leaks
Posted on 01/26/2020
Detecting and Correcting Water Leaks
Photo by Andrey_Popov via Shutterstock Is your house leaky? According to the EPA (US Environmental Protection Agency), household water leaks account for up to a trillion gallons of water wasted each year. According to their calculations, the average home leaks about ten thousand gallons annually or more than 90 gallons every single day. So how do you tell...
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Video Tour  - 830 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT 06037
Posted on 01/23/2020
Video Tour - 830 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT 06037
Location, Location, Location! Prime location on the busy Berlin Turnpike, with plenty of parking and the huge bonus of having a rear entrance on Worthington Ridge, to avoid having to turn around on the Turnpike. There are so many possibilities for this property. It has been home to an insurance agency for decades, and would be a great location for any type of professional offices, medical, retail, spa, daycare, etc. The town guidelines for the space use are in the...
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830 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT 06037 is now new to the market!
Posted on 01/23/2020
830 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT 06037 is now new to the market!
Location, Location, Location! Prime location on the busy Berlin Turnpike, with plenty of parking and the huge bonus of having a rear entrance on Worthington Ridge, to avoid having to turn around on the Turnpike. There are so many possibilities for this property. It has been home to an insurance agency for decades, and would be a great location for any type of professional offices, medical, retail, spa, daycare, etc. The town guidelines for the space use are in the...
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Simplifying the Home Buying Process
Posted on 01/19/2020
Simplifying the Home Buying Process
Image by Karolina Grabowska from Pixabay Buying a home is a huge investment and the buying process can be very confusing—especially if you’re buying your first home. However, buying a home doesn't have to be challenging. By understanding a few key tips, the whole home buying process can run smoothly and efficiently. Understand Your Needs Even before you...
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Another Property Sold - 2 Christopher Way, Berlin, CT 06037
Posted on 01/18/2020
Another Property Sold - 2 Christopher Way, Berlin, CT 06037
Berlin's Newest Sub Division by Coccomo Brothers! Only 4 lots left!! *Lots 2 and 6 are SOLD* Timber View Estates! New Name of Road*** Christopher Way* All custom built homes! Executive Design * across from Timberlin golf Course* Great views* 2 acres lots* with gas heat and Central A/C * Energy Star Rated* several plans to choose from * 9 foot ceilings*2 or 3 car attached garage* Minutes to all highways, schools* shopping and more enjoy the wonderful privacy of this great new sub division! Road is in ** Make an appointment to meet with the builder today don't miss out on this great opportunity! Call today for more details! Don't miss...
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How to Help Your Pets Adjust to the Move
Posted on 01/12/2020
How to Help Your Pets Adjust to the Move
Image by Roberto Nickson from Unsplash When you move to a new home, your pets will need some time to get used to their new surroundings. Some pets adjust easily, while others might be more stressed about being in a different environment. Whether you have easygoing or anxious pets, you can help them adjust to your new home...
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Do You Need a House Selling Plan?
Posted on 01/05/2020
Do You Need a House Selling Plan?
Selling a house may prove to be a long, complicated process. Fortunately, those who craft a house selling strategy can determine the steps they will need to take to accomplish their desired results. A home selling strategy may prove to be a must-have. Because if you enter the real estate market with a plan in place to sell your...
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Pitfalls to Watch out for When Buying a Foreclosed Home
Posted on 12/29/2019
Pitfalls to Watch out for When Buying a Foreclosed Home
Photo by Alex D'Alessio on Unsplash Purchasing a foreclosure property is a great opportunity to own a home at an extremely affordable price. While many people successfully buy foreclosed homes and are happy with their decision, before making this large financial commitment, it’s a good idea to understand what you might be walking into—before you buy. Homeowner Left...
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6 Tips for Staging before Your Open House
Posted on 12/22/2019
6 Tips for Staging before Your Open House
Photo by David Gonzales via Pexels When it comes to selling a home, presentation is key. A well-staged home highlights the best features while leaving plenty of room for imagination in the minds of home buyers. Here are a few tried and true home staging tips to help your home steal the show and bring in the best...
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Buying and Selling: Buy or Sell First?
Posted on 12/15/2019
Buying and Selling: Buy or Sell First?
Photo by Mohamed Hassan via Pixabay You’ve decided to sell your home to upgrade or even downsize, but you don’t know whether you should start looking and buy first or wait to sell first. The best-case scenario is to do both, but that takes a lot of planning. If you are sure your credit is good enough to...
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5 Ways Professional Staging Advice Can Help Sell a Home
Posted on 12/08/2019
5 Ways Professional Staging Advice Can Help Sell a Home
Image by Mark McCammon from Pexels Staging is a marketing tool, not an exercise in decorating for living comfort. Professional real estate stagers should be a member of your team when you want to sell your home quickly and for top dollar. Even if you have a go-getter real estate agent and your home is in a great...
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How to Enjoy a Worry-Free Homebuying Experience
Posted on 12/01/2019
How to Enjoy a Worry-Free Homebuying Experience
Buying a house should be a worry-free experience. Yet problems may come up that prevent a property buyer from achieving the optimal results. Lucky for you, we're here to help you quickly identify and address various homebuying hurdles. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you minimize stress as you navigate the homebuying journey. 1. Plan...
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