Removing black mold from your home can sound like a daunting task. Just the term “black mold” sounds scary enough. If you’re willing to buy the proper safety equipment and can stomach scrubbing and removing mold damage for up to a few weeks, you can save hundreds and possible thousands of dollars. Deciding when to…

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Tips on Selling a home with tenants. Selling a home can sometimes be stressful. To sell a house with tenants is even more challenging.  If your home is currently occupied with renters and you now plan to sell, the process is not always an easy task. In fact, many real estate agents recommend waiting until…

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New Neighbor Causes Chaos in Local Community…Does the Law Require a Homeowner to Rent to a Registered Sex Offender? There are more laws restricting sex offenders than any other type of criminal, even murderers. All sex offenders are required by federal law to register their permanent address to anational database. State and local laws restrict where…

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Owning Rental Property Out of State: An Owners’ Story Owning rental property out of state can be a major headache, especially if you are a DIY (do-it-yourself) landlord. What do you do when you live in one state and have one ormultiple properties in other areas? What if you are military and relocate multiple times?…

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High Rents and Low Income are Driving Roommates Together February 15, 2015 by Chanda Gunter The Census Bureau recently reported that the home ownership rate in the United States is at a 20 year low, dropping to 64% at the end of last year.  This was 1.2 percentage points lower than at the end of…

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