7 Tips for Maintaining and Repairing Wood Decks

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It can be a cookout space, lounge area complete with a brightly colored umbrella, or a display of potted plants. For whatever purpose you use your wood deck, it requires regular maintenance and upkeep to be able to provide you with years of pleasure.

The key to preventing long-lasting damage to your deck is spotting and repairing the most common problems early on. With a…

Posted from: https://www.zillow.com/blog/tips-wood-deck-maintenance-199537/

It can be a cookout space, lounge area complete with a brightly colored umbrella, or a display of potted plants. For whatever purpose you use your wood deck, it requires regular maintenance and upkeep to be able to provide you with years of pleasure.

The key to preventing long-lasting damage to your deck is spotting and repairing the most common problems early on. With a…

6 Factors to Consider When Seeking a Family-Friendly Rental

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Anyone who has ever rented knows it has its advantages. You don’t have the stress of a mortgage, the landlord is on the hook for repairs, and, best of all, it’s easy to move when you desire a change in digs.

The same benefits hold true for families that rent, but with so many individuals’ well-being on the line – spouse, kids, pets, maybe even aging parents – shopping for a rental means keeping a few extra tips in mind.

The three factors that concern rental-see…

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Anyone who has ever rented knows it has its advantages. You don’t have the stress of a mortgage, the landlord is on the hook for repairs, and, best of all, it’s easy to move when you desire a change in digs.

The same benefits hold true for families that rent, but with so many individuals’ well-being on the line – spouse, kids, pets, maybe even aging parents – shopping for a rental means keeping a few extra tips in mind.

The three factors that concern rental-see…

Ellie Mae CEO: Purchase market, not interest rates, driving mortgage refinancing

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Ellie Mae President & CEO Jonathan Corr speaks about the state of mortgages and the housing industry under the Trump administration….

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Ellie Mae President & CEO Jonathan Corr speaks about the state of mortgages and the housing industry under the Trump administration….

3 Things You Should Know About Preliminary Title Reports

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Among the dozens of records that serve to inform or disclose to the buyer significant knowledge about the property, the title report is one of the most important. It documents ownership, vesting, and detail regarding anything recorded against the home, such as liens, encroachments, or easements.

The title company compiles the report from a search of county records to issue title insurance, and any liens against the property are listed as “exceptions” to a title policy.

Here are…

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Among the dozens of records that serve to inform or disclose to the buyer significant knowledge about the property, the title report is one of the most important. It documents ownership, vesting, and detail regarding anything recorded against the home, such as liens, encroachments, or easements.

The title company compiles the report from a search of county records to issue title insurance, and any liens against the property are listed as “exceptions” to a title policy.

Here are…

Massachusetts sues Ocwen over mortgage servicing practices

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The Massachusetts attorney general sued a unit of Ocwen Financial, accusing the mortgage servicing company of engaging in abusive practices….

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The Massachusetts attorney general sued a unit of Ocwen Financial, accusing the mortgage servicing company of engaging in abusive practices….