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6 Cool Features Every Kid's Room Should Have: How Many Did You Miss?
Posted Tue, Feb 19th 2019 11:55 am
Baby nurseries get tons of decorating attention. (Adorable duck stencils! A bright-red toy chest!) But once those little ones are not so little anymore, what's the best approach for bigger kids? T...

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6 Ways to Lavish Some Love on Home, Sweet Home
Posted Thu, Feb 14th 2019 3:12 pm
Valentine’s Day is a time to lavish love and appreciation on people you adore. Perhaps you celebrate by going out for dinner with your sweetie, or give your friends cards and candies to remind them...

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Happy Valentine's Day!
Posted Thu, Feb 14th 2019 10:06 am

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What Is a Reverse Mortgage? The Real Risks and Rewards, Revealed
Posted Tue, Feb 12th 2019 2:13 pm
What is a reverse mortgage? Most home buyers applying for a loan know what a mortgage is, but a reverse mortgage may seem far less familiar. Maybe you've heard this mortgage term bandied about, and...

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Mortgage Rates Fall on Worries About Global Economy
Posted Thu, Feb 7th 2019 12:32 pm
Rates for home loans fell in line with the bond market as a slowing global economy increasingly sent investors to the perceived safety of fixed-income assets. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage avera...

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That's So 2018! Outdated Remodeling Advice You Might Be Following
Posted Tue, Feb 5th 2019 12:24 pm
Few things are as exciting as remodeling your house. Who hasn't swooned over glass tile, or groovy wallpaper, or some other cool idea for updating your digs? But this doesn't mean you should buy in...

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You Won't Believe How Much Home Sellers Pocketed in 2018
Posted Thu, Jan 31st 2019 8:58 am
Home sellers were raking in the dough last year, earning the highest profits on their abodes in a dozen years. Those who sold their residences in 2018 made an average profit of $61,000—and West Co...

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Basic Emergency Supply Kit
Posted Tue, Jan 29th 2019 2:46 pm
A kit like this may never be needed but it doesn't mean you don't need one. Contact A-MAY-zing Homes for all your Real Estate needs! (804) 731-0111 or mike@mikemay.com. By: PatZaby.com

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Mortgage Rates Aren’t Moving—How Will the Housing Market Respond?
Posted Thu, Jan 24th 2019 1:06 pm
Rates for home loans were unchanged in line with a stagnating bond market, but big questions remain about the health of the housing market. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.45% in the Ja...

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Overflowing Toilet
Posted Tue, Jan 22nd 2019 11:46 am
Some basic tips anyone with indoor plumbing should be familiar with before they need to use them. Contact A-MAY-zing Homes for all your Real Estate needs! (804) 731-0111 or mike@mikemay.com. By...

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New Year, New Home Decor? 8 Cheap, Easy Hacks to Redecorate Your House
Posted Thu, Jan 17th 2019 11:22 am
Blame it on postholiday doldrums, or the bitter cold, or the fact that we're in a whole new year that's barely begun. Whatever the reason, many of us are looking at our lives (and surroundings) and...

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You've Found Mold! Now What? A Guide to Eradicating an Infestation From Your Home
Posted Tue, Jan 15th 2019 12:38 pm
Mold is unsightly in appearance, unpleasant to smell, and sometimes unhealthy to humans. “While some types of home mold just look and smell bad, other types, such as black mold, can be very seriou...

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The Best Time to List Your House? TODAY!
Posted Thu, Jan 10th 2019 11:34 am
You may have heard that the housing market is softening. There is no doubt that buyer traffic has decreased. There are fewer purchasers in the market than there were last month and at this time las...

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Owners Without Agents
Posted Tue, Jan 8th 2019 12:53 pm
One of the biggest advantages of having an agent is for them to negotiate on your behalf. Contact A-MAY-zing Homes for all your Real Estate needs! (804) 731-0111 or mike@mikemay.com.

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6 Habits All Successful Home Buyers Have in Common
Posted Thu, Jan 3rd 2019 11:23 am
Welcome to 2019! Resolving to eat more kale and take the stairs are fine resolutions. But if this is the year you vow to buy a home, we'd love to suggest a few new habits to help you get there. He...

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Cheers to an A-MAY-zing New Year!
Posted Mon, Dec 31st 2018 9:40 am

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9 Furnace Maintenance Moves We All Forget That Raise Our Heating Bill
Posted Thu, Dec 27th 2018 12:23 pm
With winter roaring in at full speed, it's time to brush up on your furnace maintenance skills. After all, you wouldn't expect your car to run at top efficiency if you never change the oil, right? ...

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Merry Christmas!
Posted Mon, Dec 24th 2018 10:53 am

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4 Quick Reasons NOT to Fear a Housing Crash
Posted Thu, Dec 20th 2018 11:21 am
There is a lot of uncertainty regarding the real estate market heading into 2019. That uncertainty has raised concerns that we may be headed toward another housing crash like the one we experienced...

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2019 Loan Limits
Posted Tue, Dec 18th 2018 1:33 pm
Lender limits have been increased to adjust for increased home prices and inflation. Contact A-MAY-zing Homes for all your Real Estate needs! (804) 731-0111 or mike@mikemay.com. By: PatZaby.com

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