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Moving Movies: 8 Great Films Based on Home Moves

From Footloose to Toy Story to Cheaper by the Dozen, Hollywood has long captured both the comedic and dramatic possibilities of that quintessential love/hate life event: the home move. Let’s check out eight of the best moving movies and grade them on the useful information they may provide for already-frazzled first-timers. Moving (1988) Tagline: The …

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9 Things to Know Before You Buy a Home With a Pool

If a house with a pool is a “must have” on your next home’s requirements list, you’re probably envisioning pool parties, backyard barbecues and floating on an air mattress night and day. However, having your own backyard sanctuary isn’t all sunshine and pool noodles. “I always caution homebuyers about the …

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8 Tips For Photographing Your Home and Selling it Faster

If you’re going to sell your home, don’t overlook the digital crowd. Ninety-nine percent of millennials mentioned looking on a website when shopping for a home, according to a 2017 report by the National Association of Realtors. Among all internet users, 89 percent said photos of homes were very useful, per the …

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Your College Grad is Moving Back Home, Now What?

Parents Beware: More and more kids are moving back home after graduating from college. While some are still job hunting, others have landed positions but just aren’t ready yet to fly the coop. Millennials blame school loan debt,  sky-high rents and slow wage growth for their decision to live with mom and dad again. …

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5 Awesome Reasons to Downsize Your Home

If you find yourself yearning for a smaller home to call yours, you’re not alone. According to a 2017 survey from real estate site Trulia, 60% of people living in homes of 2,000 square feet or more said they’d like to downsize. Michelle Hale, organizer and co-founder of Henry Higby, says people …

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How to declutter your home before moving

by Ethan Greenfieldon Oct 5, 2017. It is inevitable that stuff piles up in the home as time goes by – shelves, drawers, and cabinets, start overflowing with clothes, toys, dishes, books, decorations, hobby materials and various other odds and ends; storage spaces get filled with old household items and …

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