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State Licensed vs Certified Residential Appraisers


The whole world of real estate can be a difficult concept to grasp, especially when you get into the different branches of real estate, like appraisals for example. The whole idea of appraisers and appraisals can be confusing. To help clear up the confusion, here is the differences between a licensed appraiser and a certified appraiser.

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Home Renovations That Increase Resale Value

One reason that people renovate their homes is because they live in a very old house and would like to keep it up to date. Another reason why people renovate their home is because they are getting ready to sell it and want it to be sold at the best price for what their house is worth. If you are planning on selling your home but don’t know where to start with the renovations, here are home renovations that could increase the price of your home.

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How to Get Your Appraising License

There are many steps involved in real estate and an appraisal is one of those steps! There are different levels of appraisers that you can become. Although it takes time to earn your appraisal license, being an appraiser means that you could become your own boss once you get to that level. Although becoming an appraiser is different in every state, anyone can become a real estate appraiser! Follow these steps on how to earn your appraisal license.

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Real Estate Terms Made Easy

Real estate can seem like a foreign language to most. How can you make a big decision, whether it is renting a house or buying a new home, if you don’t understand what the real estate agent is talking about? Here is a guide to help you understand 10 difficult real estate terms that could be involved with your decision that you will understand in no time.

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Tiny House FAQ

Everyone has heard about the new craze: tiny houses. Since 2014, HGTV started premiering shows about tiny homes, including Tiny House Hunters, Tiny House Builders and Tiny House, Big Living. These shows showcase why people want to reduce their size and cost of living and choose to live in a tiny house, including all of the neat floor plans that come along with them. The “tiny house movement” isn’t a new concept because the first tiny house was built in 1997. Even though it has been 19 years since the first tiny home, people today are still trying to wrap their heads around the concept of a tiny house. Here are 10 FAQ’s on tiny homes in the United States.

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Why LED Downlights are better than Traditional Lighting

Years ago making the decision between purchasing traditional lighting and LED lighting was a tough choice, but now it’s an easy decision. LED downlights are more expensive up front which turns away many customers, but they last years longer than traditional lighting, making them much less expensive in the long run.