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Posted on 11/22/2020
Aromatherapy for a Mood-Lifting Home Environment
Photo by Seksak Kerdkanno via Pixabay Diffusing aromas in your home is a great way to settle in, relax and enjoy a fresh, clean scent that calms the nerves. How Do We Know Aromatherapy Works? Research gives us the scoop. Take lavender, for example. Research shows lavender: Eases nervousness much better than a placebo. Raises people's scientifically measured...
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Posted on 11/15/2020
What Can a Seller Learn After a House Showing?
Let's face it – a showing can be a stressful experience for a house seller. If a seller makes even a single mistake planning for a showing, a buyer may be turned off by his or her residence. And as a result, a seller's home may linger on the real estate market for many weeks or months. Ultimately, each...
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Posted on 11/08/2020
Try These Delicious Coffee Desserts
Photo by Pixabay from Pexels You don’t have to worry about putting on a pot of coffee after dinner when you use these recipes. Make coffee part of your dessert for a delicious treat with just a touch of caffeine. Coffee & Whipped Cream Brownies A bit of instant coffee and some heavy whipping cream can spruce up...
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Posted on 11/01/2020
Which Is Best to Buy: An Older Home or New Construction?
Image by MITCH WRIGHT from Pixabay If you thought we'd answer "It all depends" you're absolutely right. So, lets take a look at the upsides and challenges of old and new homes. Buying an Older Home or Condo If you fall in love with an older home or condo, your real estate professional will guide you through the...
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Posted on 10/27/2020
2550 17TH Street NW #612, Washington, DC 20009 now has a new price of $2,800!
NEW TOP FLOOR END UNIT PENTHOUSE condo in top DC location w/amazing views. 96 WALK SCORE! ONE ASSIGNED UNDERGROUND PARKING SPACE INCLUDED IN RENT. High ceilings, countertops, kitchen island, engineered wood floors. in the heart of Adams Morgan!! Top floor penthouse one bed/one bath with gourmet kitchen & hardwood floors in luxurious building. Bosh stainless appliances in kitchen. One balcony on main level and entertain on your huge PRIVATE corner deck(over 500 sq ft) with amazing Washington MONUMENT views. Large 1 bed, sun filled corner unit! This penthouse is located on the quiet side of the building w/ 9 ft ceilings, tons of windows...
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Posted on 10/25/2020
Green Tips: Make Your Own Natural Cleaning Solutions
Photo by Monfocus via Pixabay Homemade cleaning solutions aren't just effective. They're also free of irritating chemicals, gentle on delicate surfaces, and easy on the environment. Here are a few recipes for making your own cleaning solutions. Natural Wood Polish This is a classic mix: In a small cup, mix one part olive oil to one part lemon...
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Posted on 10/18/2020
Interesting Ideas for Your Holiday Remnants
Photo by Free-Photos via Pixabay Friendsgiving celebrations, Thanksgiving feasts, holiday parties, Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanzaa, New Year's, birthdays, and everything in between; the fact is, the last two months of the year bring an avalanche of holiday get-togethers and foodie extravaganzas. With all the sumptuous feasting and delicious excess come leftovers and the need for a healthy dose of...
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Posted on 10/11/2020
Financial Planning: What is the Estate Tax?
Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay If you anticipate that you will inherit an estate at some point or if you plan to leave your estate to an heir, it is important to plan for the potential tax implications of that transfer. The federal estate tax is one aspect to consider. Depending on the value of the estate,...
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Posted on 10/04/2020
Tips for Marketing a Property as an Ideal Retirement Option
Photo by Designecologist from Pexels You love your home, but you want to make a change. In many cases, you’ll work with a real estate agent who can help you to market your home professionally to your ideal home buyer. Yet, for some properties, having a very specific target buyer in mind can work well. If you live...
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