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How to Have Fun on Your Family Road Trip
Posted on 06/16/2019
How to Have Fun on Your Family Road Trip
So, the family trip this year requires a road trip. The thought of everyone packed in the car or van for hours may cause some anxiety, but it doesn’t have to. These hours on the road can be an opportunity to build family bonds and create one-of-a-kind memories that you all will be talking about years from now....
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Designing Your Home Office
Posted on 06/09/2019
Designing Your Home Office
If you are working from home or considering starting a new business at home, a home office is essential for what you do. But you don't have to break into a bank to create your own home office; you can instead use the things that you find affordable or readily available to creatively come up with something that...
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What to Expect During the Property Buying Journey
Posted on 06/02/2019
What to Expect During the Property Buying Journey
The homebuying journey may prove to be long and complex, particularly for an individual who fails to plan ahead. Fortunately, there are lots of things that you can do to get ready to pursue your dream house, such as: 1. Make a Homebuying Budget A homebuying budget will give you a good idea about how much money you...
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Video Tour  - 10 Lake Park Court #935, Germantown, MD 20874
Posted on 05/30/2019
Video Tour - 10 Lake Park Court #935, Germantown, MD 20874
Welcome to this light & bright lovely 3 level end unit townhouse with spacious open floor plan & finished lower level. Your new home boasts gleaming hardwood floors in living & dining rooms, large table space kitchen plus a walk out lower level. Cathedral ceiling in the master suite. Freshly painted & new carpeting round out this terrific townhouse. Willow Cove is an active community surrounded by park lands. Conveniently located close to shopping, restaurants,...
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10 Lake Park Court #935, Germantown, MD 20874 is now new to the market!
Posted on 05/30/2019
10 Lake Park Court #935, Germantown, MD 20874 is now new to the market!
Welcome to this light & bright lovely 3 level end unit townhouse with spacious open floor plan & finished lower level. Your new home boasts gleaming hardwood floors in living & dining rooms, large table space kitchen plus a walk out lower level. Cathedral ceiling in the master suite. Freshly painted & new carpeting round out this terrific townhouse. Willow Cove is an active community surrounded by park lands. Conveniently located close to shopping, restaurants,...
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Need to Safely Disinfect Your Refrigerator?
Posted on 05/26/2019
Need to Safely Disinfect Your Refrigerator?
Apart from the door to your home, one door that continually opens and closes is the access to your refrigerator. The kids open it, your friends open it, everyone always wants something from the fridge. The refrigerator is one of the most useful appliances in the kitchen. It helps in preserving both raw and cooked food, storing drinks...
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New Build? Pre-Owned? How to Choose…
Posted on 05/19/2019
New Build? Pre-Owned? How to Choose…
First-time homebuyers often gravitate to newly-built homes, and for good reason. In a new build, the buyer often gets to choose finishes, fixtures, and flooring. Newer homes have higher energy-efficiency standards and meet up-to-date codes. Most of all, no one else lived there before you. It’s all virgin territory. Advantages of new buildsSome new builds offer even more...
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8411 Thornberry Drive W, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772 now has a new price of $349,000!
Posted on 05/18/2019
8411 Thornberry Drive W, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772 now has a new price of $349,000!
Welcome Home! You will love this wonderful 5 bedroom 3 full baths 2 car attached garage home the moment you cross the threshold. As you enter your freshly painted home you will see gleaming hardwood floors, updated light fixtures, updated kitchen with granite counter tops and newer appliances. Your new home has a separate dining room & large family room with wood burning fireplace insert along with walkout to large deck with huge yard. The master bathroom has been updated with a new shower stall insert and vanity.Don~t miss the large lower level recreation room with additional 5th bedroom and full bath, utility kitchen and walk out to back...
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House Hunting 101: A Few Crucial Considerations
Posted on 05/12/2019
House Hunting 101: A Few Crucial Considerations
Once you’ve made up your mind that you want to buy a house, either to decrease your rent or increase your income, the next hurdle will be choosing the right property. You will find no shortage of glossy brochures or recommendations from all sides telling you why this flat or that house is best for you. So, which...
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What You Need To Know To Create A Warm, Welcoming Guest Room
Posted on 05/05/2019
What You Need To Know To Create A Warm, Welcoming Guest Room
For frequent hosts owning your own home is an exciting upgrade to your hospitality skill set. A home large enough to include a guest room for friends and family to stay the night allows you to provide a homey overnight stay that trumps a hotel experience every time. To create the perfect home away from home guest room for...
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