Get Your Kids Ready for Life’s Financial Challenges

Posted by Karla Fuhs // March 4, 2015

Parents spend their lives making sure their children are provided for in this cold world. It amounts to a lot of insurance policies (life and health), educational accounts for college, special savings accounts and possibly real estate trusts. The sad fact of it all is that no matter what a parent does, fate may radically […]

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Beware Of Renter Pitfalls!

Posted by Karla Fuhs // December 3, 2014

Home ownership is not for everyone. There are some real conveniences to renting property, such as having somebody else be responsible for the maintenance work, snow shoveling, etc.. Renting an apartment also permits a person to live closer to the downtown area, enjoying all the excitement of urban nightlife. Renters can sometimes drop into into […]

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Add Real Value With Exterior Upgrades!

Posted by Karla Fuhs // November 17, 2014

Your living space extends out onto the lawn and some outdoor improvements can do more than just make the property look nice. Any real estate agent is going to whisper in your ear how a little exterior fine tuning will increase the price of the lot. That is supported by some serious research. Home shoppers […]

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Tired of renting? Prepare yourself for the next step

Posted by Karla Fuhs // September 23, 2014

Still renting? Have dreams of being a homeowner? Perhaps your goal is to have a portfolio of rental properties. Maybe it is time you sat down and mapped out your plan for going from renter to buying a home. Drafting a plan can help you achieve your goals in more ways than you may think. […]

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Where Have The Back Yards Gone?

Posted by Karla Fuhs // August 23, 2012

This weeks REIA meeting on Monday the 11th of August focused on Zoning and land development. Are zoning laws too liberal when it comes to squeezing as much square footage as possible onto seemingly smaller and smaller lots? We have been out driving around quite a bit lately and front yards are disappearing fast in […]

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