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    California Fires Force Some Churches To Move: Starting Over In The Wake Of Tragedy

    The forest fires spreading across our Pacific Northwest region have put countless lives in danger and will destroy an estimated $20 billion in a property. As our communities reel from the devastation that these natural disasters have caused on top of the lockdown measures we have endured in order to stem the transmission of the coronavirus, it’s important to start thinking about how we will rebuild in the wake of tragedy. Starting over is a whole community effort. Many of your parishioners have likely suffered as a result of these overlapping hardships, so rebuilding the church is more than just a focus on structural damage. Repair the soul of your community.…

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    Real Estate General

    4 Home Renovations That Can Make Or Break Your Sale

    Homeowners across the country are always on the lookout for additions that add value to their properties so that when it comes time to sell they can take advantage of the best pricing the market has to offer. Renovations are a great way for a homeowner to add lifestyle value while still living in the home and then cash value when considering a move. But your real estate agent will tell you that not all projects are equal, and not all contractors are up to the exacting standards you expect in the end result. Approaching the projects you are considering with a careful eye for professionalism and return on investment…

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    7 Tips for Getting into Real Estate Investment

    The real estate market is a fantastic place to continue expanding your portfolio and gain more returns along with it. Real estate is where many of the nation and the world’s richest investors make their primary earnings and it can serve the same function for you, too. If you’re considering getting into the real-estate game, here are some tips that can get you started on the right foot. 1. Begin with your needs. A great investment strategy begins by evaluating the outcomes you hope to achieve. If this is a monthly dividend type investment, then finding properties to rent is what you need. Otherwise, investing in properties to flip might…

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    Your Ultimate Monthly Home Maintenance Checklist

    Keeping up with your home maintenance schedule is important to your home’s upkeep. Having a home maintenance checklist helps you stay on track with important home repairs, cleaning, and maintenance tasks. There are several monthly and seasonal maintenance tasks that need to be done to keep your home in prime condition. Take a look at the ultimate home maintenance checklist that every homeowner should follow. Fall Maintenance Checklist Fall is a season of dry weather and moderate temperatures, making it a perfect time to complete general maintenance projects. Starting with the exterior of your home, power-wash your windows and siding, clean window and door screens, repair or replace siding, and touch…

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    5 Need-to-Know Real Estate Investing Tips

    When it comes to investing, there’s a broad range of strategies to consider. As you choose the right option for you, there is a lot to think about. Not only is it important to understand how different investment vehicles work, but it’s also important to diversify your portfolio of investments in order to safeguard your assets and mitigate risk. One area of investment that many people don’t always consider is real estate investing. While real estate investments can seem a little offputting if you’re not a real estate agent, it’s actually possible to capitalize on real estate in a variety of ways as an investor and get monumental returns in…

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    5 Reasons to Visit Birmingham, Alabama

    Birmingham, Alabama is a unique place, to be sure. As the current largest city in Alabama, Birmingham is home to a variety of history, sights, and restaurants that will more than fill out the day of any sightseers that are interested in visiting. To help you plan out your trip to the area and learn what to expect, here are a few things to consider before you visit. The variety of activities you can partake in around the Birmingham area is rather remarkable. Birmingham has a number of parks to explore, in addition to a zoo and the local botanical gardens. Zoos, in particular, are great places to go for…

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    3 Things You Should Double-Check Before Investing in a New Piece of Property

    Investing in real estate can be a great way to have a steady income, as long as it’s done right. Like any business endeavor, there are risks that come with real estate investment—this is why anyone considering investing in a property should ensure their investment will be profitable. But before you start investing, there are a few things you need to check on to help make the process go smoother. The State Of The Market First and foremost, you need to check on the condition of the market you plan on investing in—if you have a specific town or city in mind, you need to do proper market research. Are…

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    Are Police Reports Public Record in Arkansas?

    If you find yourself in a sticky situation in Arkansas, you might have a lot of questions. Arrests and public records vary from state to state, so you should have a good understanding of what you’ll be facing no matter where you are. Here’s everything you need to know about being arrested in Arkansas.  What Are The Laws In Arkansas? You should always know the laws of your area, even if you’re only visiting. In Arkansas, you can be arrested for disorderly conduct which is good to know if you’re planning to enjoy a night on the town or an Arkansas State Red Wolves Game. An arrest of disorderly conduct…

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    3 Must-Have Home Modifications for Seniors Aging in Place

    If you’re growing old and are resistant to the idea of moving into a nursing or retirement home, you may enjoy the idea of aging in place. Aging in place is a practice where those with disabilities or those who are in old age make modifications to their residence so that they can age and live comfortably in their own home. Not only does this allot you freedom and comfort, but if done in advance and efficiently, the modifications made to your home for aging in place can be less costly than paying to live in a facility like a nursing or retirement home. Aging in place is also a…

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    Who is Responsible for Bat Damages if I Live in an Apartment?

    Many tenants of apartment complexes have the same question. They want to know if landlords or Fresno rental property management are responsible for bat damages and removal if the problem occurs.  The first thing residents and landlords need to know is that bat infestations can be dangerous, not only to the property, but to humans, as well. So, it’s in everyone’s best interest to take care of a bat problem quickly and efficiently. But who is responsible for the damages? Read on below to find out.  Don’t attempt removal yourself Before we get into whether it’s the landlords or the tenants responsibility to fix damages it’s important to stress how…