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Aug. 14, 2019

Top 10 Blogs for Seniors to Follow



Top 10 Blogs for Seniors to Follow

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As baby boomers experience retirement, they have a lot to look forward to. We all know the internet is a treasure trove of resources, and boomers have been on the internet since its earliest days. Today ...

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June 12, 2019

How to Understand Your Escrow Account

 

How to Understand Your Escrow Account

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There’s a lot of paperwork and money involved when you purchase your home. Some of the paperwork you come across will involve an escrow account. An escrow account is a way of securely holding money ...

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June 6, 2019

Downsizing is a Step-By-Step Approach

Downsizing is a Step-By-Step Approach

By Chad Schernikau

 

When you come upon the stage of your life where your home is too big for your needs it is time to downsize.  Downsizing can be a stressful time because you have some many memories and possessions. Which possessions you ...

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May 31, 2019

Dreams Die at Death

Dreams Die at Death

By Victoria L. Collier, Attorney

Home ownership is the American dream!  But all too often it can be an individual’s nightmare. When how we own the home or how the laws work is “assumed” and not actually “known”, unintended consequences can occur – like probate.

A ...

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May 31, 2019

The Resort Lifestyle At Vinings Estates In Mableton

 

The Resort Lifestyle At Vinings Estates

In Mableton

(Resort Amenities in a Luxury Setting)


Located just northwest of Atlanta, Vinings Estates, in Mableton, is your private haven and retreat away from a hectic life and the busy city. This short 20-minute commute is close enough in for a city ...

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May 18, 2019

What to Expect From a Home Inspection

 

What to Expect From a Home Inspection

(For the Benefit of the Homebuyer)

Whether you are a first time buyer or buying your seventh home, you need a home inspection. Some people confuse a house inspection with the appraisal or even title insurance. However, the home inspection is a ...

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May 14, 2019

All About Serenity Living in Smyrna Georgia

 

All About Serenity Living in Smyrna Georgia

Smyrna (the Jonquil City) made Money magazine’s List of Best Places to Live in 2018. One of the most treasured qualities is the real sense of community while being a close-in suburb to the thriving Atlanta metro scene. Highlighting this charming quality ...

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Feb. 5, 2019

Senior Housing: There are Lots of Options

As people get older,  life changes and it is only natural to think of the next stages in your life. Depending on what stage you are in or what level of care you need will determine what your next move might be.  In today society there are lots of senior ...

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Sept. 23, 2015

Downsizing Step Five: Giving Keepsakes to Children

 

The final step to downsizing is giving your keepsakes to children.  When you are moving it is a great time to give some of those keepsakes to your kids.  They could be your kids arts and crafts, family photos, thing that they will cherish and can use to start their ...

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Sept. 23, 2015

Downsizing Step Four: Throw Out Strategies

Moving Word Cardboard Boxes Relocation Packed to GoWe have talked about four steps to properly downsizing when you are moving.  Step five is a key step, it is your throw out strategies.  This step could make your downsizing and moving a lot easier.  When deciding on what is to be donated or goes to the trash depends on ...

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