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Who do you work with when buying or selling your home?

What’s the difference between a real estate agent and a REALTOR®? Or a buyer’s agent and a listing agent? Having a glossary of real estate professionals to refer to as you navigate the home buying or selling process should come in handy. Here’s a list of professionals that you’re likely to encounter:

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The Homeowner’s Guide to Home Insurance

With so many insurance companies vying for your business, it can be difficult to feel confident with any one provider. Doing your research and getting quotes from a variety of companies is the best way to ensure that you not only pay reasonable rates but are adequately covered in the event of

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Room-to-Room Remodeling: Popular Ideas that Will Transform Your Home

Home remodeling allows homeowners to be creative and show off their design aesthetic. Give your home a one-of-a-kind appeal by building your ideas around these popular remodeling trends and ideas: 1. Living Room The way you design and plan your living room can make a huge difference in the presentation of your

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REALTY EXECUTIVES OF HICKORY WELCOMES NEW AGENT

Casey Prince has joined Realty Executives of Hickory at 785 Highway 70 SW, where she will specialize in marketing and sales of real estate. Casey is a member of the Catawba Valley Association of Realtors and the national and state Realtor associations as well as a member of the Tennessee Association of

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Remodeling 101: Understanding the Kitchen Work Triangle

When you’re about to embark on a kitchen remodel, it helps to understand the inner workings of the space, particularly “the kitchen work triangle.” The kitchen triangle is the space between the sink, the range and the refrigerator. By knowing the tips and tricks designers use to enhance the functionality of the

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How to Avoid Buyer’s Remorse with Your New Home

Buying a home is no simple feat, and it seems that no one prepares you for the waterfalls of emotion afterward. After making such a big, life-altering decision, buyer’s remorse can sneak up on any homeowner. The stress of unpacking, new maintenance responsibilities and renovation needs can turn an exciting time into

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The Difference Between Your Outdoor Spaces

A porch and a patio are two popular house structures that serve similar functions but are built differently. Discover the differences between outdoor areas and which one is ideal for your home. You can also visit MCGdecks for more information. The Differences Between a Porch and a Patio Essentially, a porch and

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How to Get Involved with Your Community After Moving

Perhaps you’ve recently signed a rental lease or bought a home in an area you’re unfamiliar with. With the help of Realty Executives, finding the right home is a cinch! But settling in after moving can be a tough process. These resources will aid you with every aspect, from switching your address

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REALTY EXECUTIVES OF HICKORY & LAKE NORMAN WELCOMES NEW AGENT

Nichole Sedberry has joined Realty Executives of Hickory at 785 Highway 70 SW, where she will specialize in marketing and sales of real estate Nichole Sedberry is a member of the Catawba Valley Association of Realtors and the national and state Realtor associations. Licensed REALTOR (8 years experience) Specialties–Buyer’s Agent–Listing Agent–Relocation Agent A real estate expert helping

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Why Replacing an Old Mattress in a New Home is a Good Idea

When moving to a new house, the most challenging decision you may have is deciding which possessions to carry with you and what to leave behind. Depending on the precise conditions of your migration, choosing what to do with your stuff can be either a simple chore or a challenging test of

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Make Your Bedroom Feel Like a 5-Star Hotel

What makes a night in a nice hotel so endlessly alluring? Is it the crisp linen, the luxurious pillows, the complimentary hand lotion? Maybe it’s the room service, the neatness, or the peace and quiet? The truth is, it’s all those things and more. Over the years, a lot of thought has

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Realty Executives Agent Achieves Graduate Realtor® Institute (GRI) Designation Hickory, NC

Robin Whitener, Executive Broker and Realtor® with Realty Executives of Hickory and Lake Norman has earned the “Graduate Realtor® Institute” (GRI) designation from the National Association of Realtors®. She joins other top producing professionals in the residential real estate industry who hold the designation across the nation. Robinearned the prestigious designation by

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Realty Executives Agent Achieves Graduate Realtor® Institute (GRI) Designation Hickory, NC

Stacy Sigmon, Executive Broker and Realtor® with Realty Executives of Hickory and Lake Norman has earned the “Graduate Realtor® Institute” (GRI) designation from the National Association of Realtors®. She joins other top producing professionals in the residential real estate industry who hold the designation across the nation. Stacy earned the prestigious designation

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A Beginner’s Guide to Planning a Home Addition

Does your house seem to be feeling increasingly smaller? Perhaps your family has spent too much time cramped together over the past year, there is a new baby on the way, or you simply need some extra space for the home office or hobbies. If moving isn’t a desirable option, it is

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Creating a Family Time Capsule

If you’re looking for a fun activity to bring your family closer together, consider making a family time capsule. By creating one, you’ll not only spend quality time with your family, but you’ll also learn valuable information depending on what your family members put into it. The best part is that the

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Can I Buy a Home After Filing for Bankruptcy?

Going bankrupt is one of the most distressing things that can happen to a person. Some of the common causes of bankruptcy include burdening medical expenses, job losses, excessive spending on credit, divorce or separation, and heavy expenses due to unforeseen events. All of these can be quite taxing on your mental

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5 Ways to Keep Your Kids’ Closets Organized

When living with kids, there’s bound to be overflowing amounts of love, endless laughter, and lots and lots of mess. One part of their bedroom that will never cease to be in a constant state of disorder is their closet. It’s a never-ending battle, and as parents or guardians, you must be

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Simple, Low-Cost Ways to Revive Your Home

After spending so much time at home, you may be looking forward to sprucing it up as people start coming over again. But these upgrades don’t have to do serious damage to your wallet. You can revive your home without spending too much by following these inexpensive home improvement tips. 1. Declutter

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REALTY EXECUTIVES OF HICKORY & LAKE NORMAN WELCOMES NEW AGENT

Kristen Mahoney has joined Realty Executives of Hickory at 785 Highway 70 SW, where she will specialize in marketing and sales of real estate. Kristen Mahoney is a member of the Catawba Valley Association of Realtors and the national and state Realtor associations. Kristen is a graduate of Westfield State College in

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Adding Value to Your Property by Using Low-Maintenance Landscaping

You’re not likely to find gold buried in your front yard, but with a little research and planning, your landscaping can save you time and money. A low-maintenance landscape will also add to your curb appeal and boost your property value. Low-Maintenance Landscaping Basics Low-maintenance landscaping focuses on elements that take care

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When is the Best Time to Update a Kitchen?

A home reflects the type of lifestyle it houses. The kitchen in a house with kids will be very different from the one used by a single person or empty nesters, and this will often lead to design decisions for the space. If you are looking to sell, the consensus among real

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What to Remember When Renting Out Your Home

Property rental can be a very lucrative business. Sometimes, it’s better to rent out your home instead of selling it. If you’ve acquired a new property and you’re planning to rent out your current home, there are many things to consider. Although renting out your home can bring good profit, it can

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REALTY EXECUTIVES OF HICKORY WELCOMES NEW AGENT

Pam Beam has joined Realty Executives of Hickory at 785 Highway 70 SW, where she will specialize in marketing and sales of real estate. She is a member of the Catawba Valley Association of Realtors and the national and state Realtor associations. Pam enjoys spending her free time painting and gardening. She

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