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Maximize Your Home Interior Appeal

Prepare your Home for Sale
Posted by Stephen Piotrowski on October 21, 2013 in No Category
"How to Maximize the Interior Appeal of your Home for the Market" Give your home that enhanced appearance that makes everyone feel invited: 1.  The first consideration in preparing a home for sale is to make certain every room is thoroughly cleaned and without clutter.  This provides a spacious feeling and is more appealing. Crowded rooms can make buyers presume your home is too small; so, remove furniture if necessary to create a sleeker more spacious appearance.   2.  In some cases a... read more
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University City

Living in University City
Posted by Norman Polsky on October 19, 2013 in No Category
If you are looking to buy a home in U.City . . . check out the following information: University City, Missouri is located in St. Louis. Nearby cities and towns include Clayton, Ladue, Olivette, Richomd Heights. University City is a suburban community with a population of 35,581. The median household income in University City is $52,871. 46% of residents are married and families with children reside in 24% of University City households. Half the population of University City commutes 19 minutes or more to work, wi... read more
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Richmond Heights City

Saint Louis Homes for Sale
Posted by Stephen Piotrowski on October 09, 2013 in No Category
  The City of Richmond Heights   Richmond Heights Missouri is located just 10 minutes west of St. Louis. Its position in the St. Louis metro area leaves the city with an easy connection to great schoolsand superior healthcare. Nearly 10,000 people and many businesses have established Richmond Heights as their permanent residence.   The City was incorporated in 1913 when the population was 500. Prominent residents who have called Richmond Heights home include Charles Lindbergh, eng... read more
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Thinking About Selling Your Home?

Three Imprtant Issues to Share With Your Agent Before Putting Your House on the Market
Posted by Norman Polsky on October 06, 2013 in No Category
 Selling your home is not just about marketing, staging, and advertising.  1. Existing Mortgage. How much is left on your note? Are you current on payments? All of my clients complete an Existing Mortgage Request form which is sent to their bank to confirm amounts. Sometimes people don't get them back to me in a timely manner. That's a clue that something may be wrong. While it's perfectly understandable to feel reluctant about telling anyone that you've fallen behind in your mortgage payments, it's not ... read more
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Projects that may lower your home value

When making improvements be value conscious
Posted by Stephen Piotrowski on October 02, 2013 in No Category
  Whether your are Updating or Remodeling a Home be careful of "Projects that may Lower Your Home Value." HGTV's Sabrina Soto walks us through the 5 projects that you should skip if you are looking to put your home on the market. The path to homeownership is fraught with challenges, not least of which is finding the right house. To help narrow down your search we met up with home designer and architect Barry Wood, who can be seen on HGTV’s "Hidden Potential." He gave us a list of home features ... read more
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