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House of the Week: Snow White's Cottage in the Woods
Blog 1 week ago
House of the Week: Snow White's Cottage in the Woods
Source Zillow Blog

There's a wishing well that's the perfect backdrop for the owner to sing "Someday My Prince Will Come." Mirror, mirror on the wall, which home is...

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Tiny Home With 100-Mile Desert Views- House of the Week
Blog 2 weeks ago
Tiny Home With 100-Mile Desert Views- House of the Week
Source Zillow Blog

Get the best of both worlds: sleek minimalist living on a rustic ranch. This tiny home near Santa Fe is the perfect escape from city life. Giddy up...

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A Survival Condo in a Missile Silo? It's a Thing
Blog 3 weeks ago
A Survival Condo in a Missile Silo? It's a Thing
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It’s the ultimate in doomsday prepping: a fully contained society with trained guards, self-generating power and all the comforts of home. The...

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Putting a Modern Home on the Map in the Wilds of Wyoming
Blog 3 weeks ago
Putting a Modern Home on the Map in the Wilds of Wyoming
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This home bucks the trend of the rustic ranches and woodsy cabins that dot the Wild West. Stand along the edges of a national forest outside...

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This Shipping Container Will Make You Do a Double Take – House of the Week
Blog 3 weeks ago
This Shipping Container Will Make You Do a Double Take – House of the Week
Source Zillow Blog

It's not every day you see two shipping containers combined or a view like this. A home sold to a woman 10 miles down the road in dusty, grass-up...

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How Much Does It Cost to Move?
Blog 1 month ago
How Much Does It Cost to Move?
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The dollars and cents that go into moving vary greatly depending on a number of factors. Making the decision to move can be an exciting time,...

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How to Set a Home Renovation Budget
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How to Set a Home Renovation Budget
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Before you start picking out tile and paint chips, be sure you know how much it will cost to remodel your house. Ready for a kitchen renovation?...

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How to Handle Long-Distance House Hunting Like a Champ
Blog 1 month ago
How to Handle Long-Distance House Hunting Like a Champ
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When you've got to buy a house from across the country, start with a winning strategy. Searching for a house locally is not without its...

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How to Build a Home Renovation Team You Can Trust
Blog 1 month ago
How to Build a Home Renovation Team You Can Trust
Source Zillow Blog

When you're updating your home, the last thing you need is a lousy contractor. Whether you’re a professional real estate investor or a homeowner...

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How to Measure Your Home's Square Footage
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How to Measure Your Home's Square Footage
Source Zillow Blog

One of the most confusing and misleading metrics in real estate is area — the "size" of a house. Like most aspects of owning or purchasing a house,...

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Can't Buy a House With Cash? You Can Still Land the Home
Blog 2 months ago
Can't Buy a House With Cash? You Can Still Land the Home
Source Zillow Blog

Buyers who aren't paying cash for a house aren't necessarily out of luck. Here's how you can gain an edge over cash buyers. All-cash buyers are...

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4 Things to Do Before Gutting a Home
Blog 2 months ago
4 Things to Do Before Gutting a Home
Source Zillow Blog

Put down the sledgehammer unless you've already got these covered. Do you have a bit of a fixer upper on your hands? Or maybe you’re just ready for...

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U.S. Homeowners Spend $15,000 in Hidden Costs to Sell a House
Blog 2 months ago
U.S. Homeowners Spend $15,000 in Hidden Costs to Sell a House
Source Zillow Blog

Staging, curb appeal updates, and closing costs add up. Selling a home not only takes time, but also costs money. To help with budgeting, Zillow...

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This Vermont Ski Home Has a Silo You Can Sleep In – House of the Week
Blog 2 months ago
This Vermont Ski Home Has a Silo You Can Sleep In – House of the Week
Source Zillow Blog

This farm-style home is quintessentially New England, but — surprise! — the silo is for sleeping, not for storing grain. It’s not every day that...

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Understanding Fee Simple vs Leasehold Ownership
Blog 2 months ago
Understanding Fee Simple vs Leasehold Ownership
Source Zillow Blog

Leasehold ownership only applies in a few states, but if you're buying property in one of them, you'll want to read this. Most people only know of...

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Quiz: How Much Do You Love Your Home?
Blog 2 months ago
Quiz: How Much Do You Love Your Home?
Source Zillow Blog

We're gathered here today to find out... when it comes to your home, is love enough? Your life changes over time: new relationships, new jobs, new...

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Tour a Riverfront Home That Draws Inspiration From the Great Outdoors
Blog 2 months ago
Tour a Riverfront Home That Draws Inspiration From the Great Outdoors
Source Zillow Blog

This 6,000-square-foot riverside gem balances comfort and sophistication with natural materials and luxe finishes. After demolishing an older home...

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Quiz: Which Football Team Should You Cheer for in the Big Game?
Blog 2 months ago
Quiz: Which Football Team Should You Cheer for in the Big Game?
Source Zillow Blog

Planning on watching the championship game but you’re not from Boston or Philly? Here’s how to pick a side. Unless you’re a New England or...

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Home Shopping During Winter: What You Need to Know
Blog 2 months ago
Home Shopping During Winter: What You Need to Know
Source Zillow Blog

All that snow and ice could be covering a terrific opportunity. You just have to be willing to dig. A generation ago, few would consider trekking...

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3 Weird Things You Can Ignore When Home Shopping
Blog 2 months ago
3 Weird Things You Can Ignore When Home Shopping
Source Zillow Blog

Ugly paint colors? Treadmill in the kitchen? Creepy family portraits in every room? Don't let it bug you. In 15 years of real estate, I can...

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Why Home Buyers and Agents Need to Have Each Other's Backs
Blog 2 months ago
Why Home Buyers and Agents Need to Have Each Other's Backs
Source Zillow Blog

It can be all too easy for over-eager shoppers to waste a well-intentioned agent's time. Here's what both sides should know. Searching for a home...

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5 Ways to Score a Lease in a Competitive Rental Market
Blog 2 months ago
5 Ways to Score a Lease in a Competitive Rental Market
Source Zillow Blog

Follow these six tips to give yourself an edge over other renters and achieve your goal. In a competitive rental market, you’ll need to do quite a...

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A 3-Step Plan for Finding and Buying Your Next Home
Blog 2 months ago
A 3-Step Plan for Finding and Buying Your Next Home
Source Zillow Blog

Ready to start your home search? Here's where to begin. Chances are you’ve considered buying a home — maybe you even attended a couple of open...

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5 Things Every Home Buyer Needs to Know About New Construction
Blog 2 months ago
5 Things Every Home Buyer Needs to Know About New Construction
Source Zillow Blog

Imagine being the very first person to live in your new home. Any buyer shopping for a home today, in any market and at any price point, is likely...

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Asking These 6 Questions Can Save You Money When Buying New Construction
Blog 2 months ago
Asking These 6 Questions Can Save You Money When Buying New Construction
Source Zillow Blog

Do your homework to get the best deal on a brand-new home. If you’re in the market for a, you’ve got a ton of options. Sales of new homes surged to...

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5 Ways a Buyer's Agent Can Make Shopping New Construction Easier
Blog 2 months ago
5 Ways a Buyer's Agent Can Make Shopping New Construction Easier
Source Zillow Blog

You'll want to have a pro by your side throughout the process. Buying new construction seems simple, right? Just pick out the floor plan you want,...

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Who Owns the Home When Two Names are on the Mortgage?
Blog 3 months ago
Who Owns the Home When Two Names are on the Mortgage?
Source Zillow Blog

We shed some light on buying a home as a couple so you’re not in the dark when it’s time to sign on the dotted lines. When couples start a new...

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Here's the Wackiest Tiny Home You've Ever Seen
Blog 3 months ago
Here's the Wackiest Tiny Home You've Ever Seen
Source Zillow Blog

'It's like a little wedge of cheese.' From the front, this Seattle home appears normal. But walk around to the side, and you'll see a house that's...

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Buying a House on Disability Benefits or SSI
Blog 3 months ago
Buying a House on Disability Benefits or SSI
Source Zillow Blog

Know how to navigate the system so you can find the home you’re looking for. The complexities of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and...

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8 Minimalist Homes That Are Big on Style (Not on Stuff)
Blog 3 months ago
8 Minimalist Homes That Are Big on Style (Not on Stuff)
Source Zillow Blog

Homes are hitting the market across the country with clean lines and bright spaces, proving you can maximize style while keeping things minimal....

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