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6 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Your New Home

There comes a time in a person’s life when a new door will literally open. At one point, you will be moving out of your childhood home or rented apartment, and move to your new home. Buying your new home is a giant leap, so do not tread lightly. It is important that you avoid these common mistakes buyers tend …

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8 Things Your Real Estate Agent Won’t Tell You

1. My fee is not fixed. Real estate agents receive a 6% fee for their service, which should generally include handling everything about the house sale, from advertizing the listing to the actual moving. In most cases this percentage is split between the buyer’s and seller’s agent, according to the National Association of Realtors data. The truth is that the …

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