Margaret Hobbie

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Ten tips to Make Your House Feel Like Home to Buyers

Clean everything!  A clean home will let buyers picture themselves in the space and not distract them. Give every room a purpose -- even if you used it as a bonus room, giving it an identity will help buyers. Let the light in.  Bright rooms feel warm and inviting,...

Ten Tips to Improve Your House’s Curb Appeal

 Give your entry a facelift with either a new coat of paint or a new front door.  Don't forget to landscape your yard.  A well groomed lawn shows buyers that the home was taken care of.  Make sure all exterior lights are in working order and replace all outdoor light...

Seven Things to Avoid after Applying for a Mortgage

Here is a list of seven things you should not do after applying for a mortgage!  Some may seem obvious, some may not.  Don't change jobs or the way you are paid at your job.  Your loan officer must be able to track the source and amount of your annual income.  If...

New Smoke Detector Rules

As of April 1, 2019, all new or replacement smoke detectors in New York State must be powered by a ten-year, sealed, non-removable battery or hardwired to the home.  The new law does not require all smoke detectors to be in compliance, just ones that are being...

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