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Posted on 05/31/2020
How to Use Recycling as Storage Savers
Image by OpenClipart-Vectors from Pixabay Depending on where you live, recycling may not be an easy task. Some communities don't even have a local center. And beyond that, reusing something has less of an environmental impact than recycling. So when you can reuse, you absolutely should. But it's not always easy to see treasure when "trash" stands before...
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Posted on 05/30/2020
Video Tour - 2109 Hastings Shore Lane, Redwood Shores, CA 94065
Sought-after 2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom "Sandpiper" floor plan at Hastings Shore! Bedrooms are separated by the living room for added privacy and its almost like having two separate master suites. Full master suite has 3 closets & patio access. Spacious kitchen with breakfast bar. Unit offers fresh paint & crown moldings throughout. High ceilings, light & bright with western exposure. Private patio for outdoor entertaining and BBQ. In-unit washer & dryer and detached 1-car garage with room for additional storage. Amenities include a sparkling pool, spa, and access to the bay trails that are just steps away from the unit. You cannot...
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Posted on 05/30/2020
2109 Hastings Shore Lane, Redwood Shores, CA 94065 is now new to the market!
Sought-after 2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom "Sandpiper" floor plan at Hastings Shore! Bedrooms are separated by the living room for added privacy and its almost like having two separate master suites. Full master suite has 3 closets & patio access. Spacious kitchen with breakfast bar. Unit offers fresh paint & crown moldings throughout. High ceilings, light & bright with western exposure. Private patio for outdoor entertaining and BBQ. In-unit washer & dryer and detached 1-car garage with room for additional storage. Amenities include a sparkling pool, spa, and access to the bay trails that are just steps away from the unit. You cannot...
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Posted on 05/24/2020
Why You Should Hire a Real Estate Agent
Photo by Gerd Altmann via PixabayWhen it comes to selling a home, there's usually at least a little temptation for people to bypass the commission and do the work themselves. But the truth is that an agent does a lot of the behind-the-scenes work that few people have the time or patience to do. Plus, they take responsibility...
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Posted on 05/17/2020
How to Prepare for a Home Search
Before you launch a home search, it helps to prepare for the property buying journey as much as possible. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to get ready to find your dream house. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you prep for a home search. 1. Establish Homebuying Criteria If you know you...
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Posted on 05/10/2020
A Quick Guide to Bridge Loans
Image by 3D Animation Production Company from Pixabay Understanding the type of loan you're getting matters, to protect your financial interests. You also need to know when to choose one type of loan over another. So, should you choose a bridge loan? When might that be the best choice for getting into the home of your dreams? Here's...
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Posted on 05/05/2020
429 Cork Harbour Circle #C, Redwood City, CA 94065 is now new to the market!
One of the best locations at Peninsula Landing! Enjoy the tranquil lagoon that is just steps away from this versatile 1-bedroom 1-bath Condo with plenty of natural morning light. 1-master suite with copious amounts of closet space. Large private patio accessible from master suite. Cute and convenient den that can be a room or an office. Super clean living room with a cozy fireplace & new mantle w/ private patio access. Enjoy this large kitchen with tasteful appointed granite counters, back-splash and breakfast bar. Plenty of kitchen cabinet space, all stainless steel appliances. Step through the beautifully arched entry way into your...
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Posted on 05/03/2020
Tips on Protecting Floors, Furniture, and Foundations
In many ways, the quality of your life is determined by the condition of your home. If it feels like your home is in disrepair, messy, or cluttered, you're not going to feel comfortable or satisfied with your living situation. While perfection is an unattainable standard, there are a lot of simple things you can do to keep your...
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Posted on 04/26/2020
How to Start Your Own Culinary Garden
Photo by stux via Pixabay If you're like many busy homeowners, you may not have a lot of time to cultivate a vegetable garden for the purpose of putting food on the family table. However, old-school culinary herb gardens are deceptively easy to grow, and they pull double duty by providing an exceedingly pleasing aesthetic. Not only do they...
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Posted on 04/24/2020
Another Property Sold - 417 Cork Harbour Circle #F, Redwood Shores, CA 94065
Beautifully upgraded townhome style condo with 2 MBR suites, 2 full baths and a spacious, skylit loft that can serve as an office or family room. Tile floor entryway, kitchen and bathrooms. Upgraded gourmet kitchen, new refrigerator stainless steel appliances, granite counters, recessed lighting and breakfast bar will be wonderful for cooking and entertaining. Uplifting, bright & airy two-story high ceiling living room with open floor-plan features a cozy upgraded wood-burning fireplace. Lots of natural light. Upgraded master bathrooms with a large tubs. Bedroom closets offer plenty of space. Each master suite has its own balcony and...
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Posted on 04/19/2020
Natural Lighting Options for Your Home
Image by PlusONE from Shutterstock The presence of natural light inside of your living space can have a tremendous impact on how you feel in your home. If you're interested in introducing more daylight into your space consider installing a skylight or light tube. What are skylights? A traditional skylight is a window set into the roof of...
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Posted on 04/12/2020
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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