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Top 10 Most Affordable U.S. Cities to Live In

While you've probably fantasized about living in an affordable vacation destination, it might not be in the cards for your family. Moving to a...
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Relocating vs. Remodeling – Deciding Whether to Stay or Move

Historically, almost two-thirds of households in America live in a place they own. Homeownership is a key prong of the American dream, and according...
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Should I Buy a House Now or Wait? – 6 Factors...

Owning a home has long been considered to be part of the American Dream, but as the huge tidal wave of foreclosures has taught...
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How to Break an Apartment Lease Agreement Without Penalty

Leases are legally binding contracts, and vacating a rental property before your lease expires can have serious consequences. But what are you supposed to...
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10 Best U.S. Cities to Live In

Americans are mobile people. In fact, the U.S. Census reports that about one in six Americans move each year. Though most moves are local,...
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7 Home Improvement & Remodeling Ideas that Increase Home Value (And...

With the real estate market still in a slump, more and more people have decided not to sell their home. Instead, they have chosen...
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How to Get Your Security Deposit Back When Moving Out

I have many friends who firmly believe that landlords do not give security deposits back at all, or that they will do just about...
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10 U.S. Cities Where It’s Better to Rent Than Buy a...

After the real estate market deteriorated in the wake of the sub-prime mortgage crisis, the prospect of renting a home vs. buying became much...
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Where Should I Live? 14 Important Factors When Deciding the Best...

Home is where the heart is, but what if your heart doesn't know where it should be? From low crime rates to a great education...
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Help with Landlord Tenant Security Deposits – Laws for Refunds &...

Ah, the joys of moving to a new rental apartment or house! Not only do you have to get packed up and move, but...
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Buying a House with Cash – Pros and Cons

Picture this: You find the perfect house, forgo the bank and the associated mortgage paperwork, and break out your checkbook to purchase a home outright. While...
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10 Best Real Estate Markets to Invest In Now – Hardest...

It's well known that some cities weather tough economic times better than others (Hello, Detroit? Are you still standing?). A recent Standard and Poor survey...