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3 Soothing Insights for An...

I grew up just a couple of hours from Disneyland. So as a kid, one of my greatest joys (and greatest anxieties) revolved around the Pirates of the Caribbean ride (this was pre-Johnny Depp, folks). I loved that ride—especially the big drop at the end—but I also feared that ride, especially the big drop at the end. Fast forward a couple of decades and I found myself standing in line for the ride with my own...

12 Tips for Trick or Treat...

Gone are the days where parents sit at home while their costumed children run around the neighborhood alone. These days, most small children walk door to door with their parents or other family members.  While there is relatively little mischief they can get into under their parent’s watchful gaze, below are even more trick-or-treating safety tips for an untroubled, fun and haunted evening. Light Them Up...

Environmental Protection a...

In Awareness of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week! EPA and HUD Move to Protect Children from Lead-Based Paint SUMMARY The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) are announcing efforts to ensure that the public receives the information necessary to prevent lead poisoning in homes that may contain lead-based paint hazards. Beginning this fall,...

How Sellers Can Save With ...

Home inspections have the power to send all parties back to the negotiation table. As such, some sellers are taking the precautionary step of having an inspection done before listing the home for sale.  Some real estate professionals say that having a home inspection prior to listing can offer several benefits to the seller. “The buyer has the upper hand when they have an inspection,” says Jessica...

Staging on a Budget

REALTOR® Magazine asked readers of  Daily Real Estate News e-mail to send in their best tips for sprucing up listings on the cheap. Here are some of the quick, creative ideas that poured into their inbox.   LIVING ROOMS Create a Focal Point “Pick out the most visible corner and put a large plant—I’ve found that silk trees work best. Set up a spotlight behind it so it lights up the leaves...

How to hire a Real Estate ...

A real estate agent can often help you sell your home faster, and get a better price than if you try to do it on your own. But to get the best deal possible on your home, you’ll want to hire a real estate agent that’s a good fit for you and your property. Here’s what you need to know before you hire someone to sell your home. Find Someone Local When selling your home, getting someone who really knows the...