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Korean War-era love letters found in Mesa attic by home inspector - AZFamily

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 23:17

AZFamily

Korean War-era love letters found in Mesa attic by home inspector
AZFamily
MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - A dozen love letters between a Navy seaman and his wife were found in an attic during a home inspection in Mesa. The letters were found at 6513 E. El Paso Street, a vacant home that is under a remodel. Negatives of old ...

Home Inspections: What to Expect - CapeGazette.com

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 19:56

CapeGazette.com

Home Inspections: What to Expect
CapeGazette.com
So you made an offer, it was accepted, and now your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing. Oftentimes, agents make your offer contingent on the home inspection. This contingency allows you to renegotiate the purchase price, ask the ...

Weeks after Hurricane Michael, Anderson couple pitch a tent, help a Florida family recover - Anderson Independent Mail

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 05:00
Weeks after Hurricane Michael, Anderson couple pitch a tent, help a Florida family recover  Anderson Independent Mail

The Anderson Independent Mail joined the couple in Callaway, Florida, during their volunteer trip, their third this hurricane season, to help victims.

Weeks after Hurricane Michael, Anderson couple pitch a tent, help a Florida family recover - Anderson Independent Mail

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 05:00
Weeks after Hurricane Michael, Anderson couple pitch a tent, help a Florida family recover  Anderson Independent Mail

The Anderson Independent Mail joined the couple in Callaway, Florida, during their volunteer trip, their third this hurricane season, to help victims.

Weeks after Hurricane Michael, Anderson couple pitch a tent, help a Florida family recover - Anderson Independent Mail

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 01:00
Weeks after Hurricane Michael, Anderson couple pitch a tent, help a Florida family recover  Anderson Independent Mail

The Anderson Independent Mail joined the couple in Callaway, Florida, during their volunteer trip, their third this hurricane season, to help victims.

Weeks after Hurricane Michael, Anderson couple pitch a tent, help a Florida family recover - Anderson Independent Mail

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 01:00
Weeks after Hurricane Michael, Anderson couple pitch a tent, help a Florida family recover  Anderson Independent Mail

The Anderson Independent Mail joined the couple in Callaway, Florida, during their volunteer trip, their third this hurricane season, to help victims.

Weeks after Hurricane Michael, Anderson couple pitch a tent, help a Florida family recover - Anderson Independent Mail

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 01:00
Weeks after Hurricane Michael, Anderson couple pitch a tent, help a Florida family recover  Anderson Independent Mail

The Anderson Independent Mail joined the couple in Callaway, Florida, during their volunteer trip, their third this hurricane season, to help victims.

REAL ESTATE: REAL TIME | Realtime - The Daily Progress

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 01:00
REAL ESTATE: REAL TIME | Realtime  The Daily Progress

I have been in real estate for over 35 years and I have worked in five states. I wanted to be able to help put our three children through college and not have the ...

Brannen — Gilmer - Statesboro Herald

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 22:07

Statesboro Herald

Brannen — Gilmer
Statesboro Herald
Mr. and Mrs. Milton Brannen of Portal announce the engagement of their daughter, Jodi Elizabeth Brannen, to Richard Hamilton Gilmer, son of Mrs. Elizabeth Gilmer and the late James Richard "Ricky" Gilmer. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Rafe ...

Do mortgage lenders have minimum mortgage amounts? - The Mortgage Reports (blog)

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 05:37

The Mortgage Reports (blog)

Do mortgage lenders have minimum mortgage amounts?
The Mortgage Reports (blog)
That's because many of those closing costs are fixed — or are disproportionately expensive — for small advances. Your home inspection, title search, appraisal … they and some other costs are all proportionately more expensive the less you're borrowing.

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Comparing methods for exterminating termites - Chicago Daily Herald

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 01:00
Comparing methods for exterminating termites  Chicago Daily Herald

Q. A friend told me a termite inspection is required by law when you sell a home. Now that I'm preparing to put my house on the market, I need to know if this is ...

Phil Burgess: Satisfying retirement scenarios often reflect lifelong interests - CapitalGazette.com

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 01:00
Phil Burgess: Satisfying retirement scenarios often reflect lifelong interests  CapitalGazette.com

I've known Bill Lesko for more than two decades. But not really, I discovered. Last week, I found out why: Lesko and his partner, Martha Fox, a retired elementary ...

Comparing methods for exterminating termites - Chicago Daily Herald

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 01:00
Comparing methods for exterminating termites  Chicago Daily Herald

Q. A friend told me a termite inspection is required by law when you sell a home. Now that I'm preparing to put my house on the market, I need to know if this is ...

Comparing methods for exterminating termites - Chicago Daily Herald

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 01:00
Comparing methods for exterminating termites  Chicago Daily Herald

Q. A friend told me a termite inspection is required by law when you sell a home. Now that I'm preparing to put my house on the market, I need to know if this is ...

Nearly Half of Homeowners Hit with Surprise Repairs - The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 16:46

The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)

Nearly Half of Homeowners Hit with Surprise Repairs
The Source Weekly (press release) (blog)
The first is to make sure that a provision for a professional home inspection is included in the offer. It's not uncommon for the home inspection report to come back with a list of numerous repairs, and for the owner to complete the repairs prior to ...

HouseMaster Presents Austin Cup Award to Brad and Kathy Horstman of Sioux Falls - Franchising.com

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 07:08
HouseMaster Presents Austin Cup Award to Brad and Kathy Horstman of Sioux Falls  Franchising.com

South Dakota franchise owners recognized for their commitment to HouseMaster, receive award named in honor of founder Ken Austin, a home inspection ...

Home Integrity now offers Finest Pre-Purchase Home Inspections in Perth! - Press Release - Digital Journal

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 02:22
Home Integrity now offers Finest Pre-Purchase Home Inspections in Perth! - Press Release  Digital Journal

Pre-Purchase Building/Property Inspection *Service* in Perth | Home IntegrityHome integrity offers complete and comprehensive design for pre-purchase home ...

What does 'contingency' mean in a real estate contract? - Los Altos Town Crier

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 01:08
What does 'contingency' mean in a real estate contract?  Los Altos Town Crier

Q: What is a contingency? A: A contingency is a provision included in a sales contract stating that certain events must occur or certain conditions must be met ...

What is a short sale and how to avoid common mistakes - Bankrate.com

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 01:00
What is a short sale and how to avoid common mistakes  Bankrate.com

Put succinctly, a short sale is when a house is sold for less than what the homeowner owes on it, and the lender does not get all of its money back. A short sale ...

What is a short sale and how to avoid common mistakes - Bankrate.com

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 01:00
What is a short sale and how to avoid common mistakes  Bankrate.com

Put succinctly, a short sale is when a house is sold for less than what the homeowner owes on it, and the lender does not get all of its money back. A short sale ...