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What happens if a property doesn’t appraise for the purchase price? 1024 818 Matthew Cooney

What happens if a property doesn’t appraise for the purchase price?

So you have found the home of your dreams.  You put in an offer and it has been accepted.  You have completed attorney review.  Now its time for inspections and…

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What is a ‘comp’? 1024 579 Matthew Cooney

What is a ‘comp’?

In the world of real estate, a comp (short for comparative) is what houses near the house that is for sale have sold for within the recent past.  Comps are…

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What is radon gas? 1024 579 Matthew Cooney

What is radon gas?

Radon is a gas produced by the natural decay of other radioactive substances.  It is more commonly found in the Eastern U.S. although it can occur anywhere.  Radon levels vary depending on…

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A Guide to Septic Systems 1024 1024 Matthew Cooney

A Guide to Septic Systems

One fourth of all homes in the U.S. have septic systems.  A properly designed septic system should provide long-term effective treatment of your household wastewater.  However, lack of regular maintenance…

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What is Regression and Progression? 1024 579 Matthew Cooney

What is Regression and Progression?

These are 2 appraisal terms which describe how the value of a home is effected by better or lesser properties in a neighborhood.  Regression refers to the principal of how the…

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What generation are you in? Where do you fit in the world of real estate buying and selling? 1024 683 Matthew Cooney

What generation are you in? Where do you fit in the world of real estate buying and selling?

Although researchers agree on the approximate birth dates for different generations, there is frequent debate on the exact beginning and end dates that make up the generational groups. The following…

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