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Short-Term Rentals

Today, renting a room in your house (or the entire house) via an online service, such as Airbnb, to unknown travelers is becoming quite common. Short-term rentals provide extra income for homeowners and a unique way for visitors to experience a city.   If you think you’re up to being a host of a short-term rental, here are three things to keep in mind.   Legality The rise in popularity of Airbnb and other sites hasn’t been without its controversy. There are concerns that short-term rentals don’t have to pass the same certifications and inspections of regular hotels. Some cities
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Selling Your Home Over The Holidays

Buying or selling a home during the winter months can seem like a daunting task, especially when the holiday season arrives. Many people believe that this is the worst time for real estate, but there are many positive aspects that are overlooked this time of year. There are also many tips and tricks to follow if selling and/or house hunting is on the top of your Christmas list.
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