Why Do You Need a Real Estate Attorney When Buying or Selling a House?

Buying or selling a home is an exciting time. But whatever you’re feeling—enthusiasm, relief, elation—there also needs to be an element of caution. If you’re involved in a property transaction, you need the guiding hand of a real estate attorney.

Posted by Sarah Powell on Jan 17, 2017
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Why You Need a Home Inspection

Home inspections are a critical part of the buying process. It's the home inspector who'd going to be the one to find any major issues that you need to be aware of.

Posted by Jim Giller on Sep 29, 2016
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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a House

Your home is likely to be the most expensive thing you ever purchase. With a little foresight, you can avoid some of the mistakes other people have made in the past.

Posted by Sarah Powell on Sep 22, 2016
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10 Mortgage Terms to Know When Meeting With Lenders

Are you a first-time home buyer? Here are 10 glossary terms that will help you speak the language of banking!

Posted by Sarah Powell on Sep 13, 2016
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5 Things You Need to Know About Home Appraisals

Home appraisals are a required part of the home buying process, but there are some things you should know about these reports.

Posted by Sarah Powell on Aug 23, 2016
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5 Home Improvements To Raise Your Home's Value and 5 That Rarely Do

Home renovations can add value to a home, but you need to choose your project carefully.

Posted by Sarah Powell on Aug 18, 2016
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Home Renovations: Your New Kitchen Might Not Be Worth Every Penny

If you've put a lot of money into home renovations, you might be disappointed to learn that you may not make a lot of that back when it comes time to sell. Here's why.

Posted by Jim Giller on Aug 11, 2016
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What Does an Appraiser Do?

A good appraiser can go a long way when finding out exactly what your house is valued.

Posted by Mascoma Bank on Aug 4, 2016
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