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Should I Sell or Rent Out My House? How to Weigh the Pros and Cons

by on January 19th, 2017 Leave a Comment

Many homeowners who need to move decide to sell their current home so they can have plenty of cash to buy their next digs. Still, though, some might wonder: Should I sell or rent out my house? It’s a good question. Owning rental property, after all, brings in predictable, long-term income. But make no mistake, backing into a landlord […]


What Are Restrictive Covenants? Read These Rules Before You Buy

by on January 18th, 2017 Leave a Comment

If you’re looking to buy a home in a community run by a homeowners association, or HOA, then you may have also heard that in order to join the club, you’ll have to abide by its restrictive covenants. So what are restrictive covenants? Although this term may conjure up images of a satanic cult, “restrictive covenants”—also known as CC&Rs (for “covenants, conditions, […]


What Is Radon? How to Check a Home for This Silent and Deadly Threat

by on January 17th, 2017 Leave a Comment

“Radon” may sound like something straight out of “Star Wars: Rogue One,” but it’s not. Radon is actually a dangerous radioactive chemical that lurks far closer to home—in fact, it could be in your home right now. (Cue Darth Vader theme music.) And there’s very good reason to learn more about this silent threat: Radon is the leading cause […]