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Smart Home Staging Techniques Smart Home Staging Techniques

By Tabitha Jean Naylor

"Staging" your home properly can help you it sell faster, and in some cases for an even higher price. If you are seeking a profitable and quick sale of your home, check out some of the smart home staging techniques highlighted inside

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The Difference Between and a Listing and Buying Agent The Difference Between and a Listing and Buying Agent

By Colleen Colkitt

Many people don't know the proper protocol for dealing with a listing agent versus a buying agent. Read up on the difference between the two so you don't make these common mistakes!

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What Is Right Of First Refusal In Real Estate? What Is Right Of First Refusal In Real Estate?

By Tabitha Jean Naylor

The right of first refusal is a legal code New York state exercises under chapter 9 of their constitution. This law has been effective since 1986 when New York case law first upheld the right of first refusal. Inside, we explain the purpose and application of this law

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Pros and Cons of a Pocket Listing Pros and Cons of a Pocket Listing

By Colleen Colkitt

Pocket listings are a unique way of selling your home, with the intention of reaching a more select pool of potential buyers. Though there are pros and cons to pocket listings, it's important to know the basics of this deal before you decide if a pocket listing is right for you!

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Just What is an FSBO? Just What is an FSBO?

By Tiffany Raiford

For Sale by Owner is a popular term across the country, including New York. It's important that you educate yourself regarding the pros and cons of selling on your own prior to making such a decision.

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Five Home Improvement Projects That Add Value To Your Home Five Home Improvement Projects That Add Value To Your Home

By Tiffany Raiford

Completing a remodeling project doesn't automatically add value to your home. You have to know what works and what doesn't if you want to ensure value is added to your property.

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Just What Is A Pocket Listing? Just What Is A Pocket Listing?

By Colleen Colkitt

Pocket listings are an alternative route to selling your home. Though there are pros and cons to pocket listings, it's important to know the basics of this deal before you decide if a pocket listing is right for you!

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Five Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Your Home Five Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Your Home

By Mary Lamphere

Very common mistakes made by homeowners when attempting to sell their homes can also be very costly. Avoid these mistakes when selling your home or real property.

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New York's Top 5 Strangest Town Names New York's Top 5 Strangest Town Names

By Colleen Colkitt

Ever wonder how certain towns get their name? Here is a brief history behind some wackiest town names in New York! If you're on a road trip and pass a place called Cheektowaga you can share with your friends the history behind it!

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The Common Forms of Property Ownership in New York The Common Forms of Property Ownership in New York

By Eleanor Boschert

New York uses several different legal classifications to define the rights and responsibilities associated with property ownership. We provide an overview of tenancy types.

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