Monthly Archives: January 2015

Guide to Replacing Carpet with Hardwood

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Overwhelming research indicates that homebuyers prefer hardwood floors to carpeting. In fact, data from the US National Association of Realtors states that 54 percent of buyers were willing to pay more for hardwood floors.

However, not every home seller should start ripping up his or her carpets and laying down flooring without careful deliberation. To help you decide the best way to renovate your home’s floors before a sale, here are some options:
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Six Common Mistakes to Avoid When You Buy a Home Part I

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Purchasing a home can be one of the most complicated decisions you will ever have to make in your life. Many buyers become overwhelmed at all the levels of details that they must keep up with.

Rest assured that with enough research and deliberation you are bound to find a house that you will love. To help you stay on the path and keep from making errors in judgment, avoid these six typical mistakes when shopping for Okotoks real estate.
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Important Home Improvement Tips

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When you buy a new home, it is common to want to make a few changes or upgrades. Few people find a home that is 100% perfect. While you may at first look at new Okotoks real estate and think it is a dream come true, soon you will discover that the kitchen is not quite right, the bathroom needs a bit of a facelift, or even that the paint does not match your taste. Here are some basic tips and trips for improving your home.
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Tips for Home Sellers

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When the time comes to sell your home, it can be stressful and upsetting. Home sales are a maze of pricing, home inspections, legalese, loopholes and bureaucracy that are frustrating at the best of times. There are many things you have to consider, but if you take it step-by-step and follow some common best practices, you can reduce the issues you may encounter. Here are some good tips and tricks for getting your home ready for sale.
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