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Jul
2015
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Local homebuying

New communities—coming in 2015!

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We’re opening exciting new communities coast to coast. Here are just a few of the neighborhoods that have recently opened, or will open in the coming months. ARIZONA Green Valley Los Arroyos ~ From the upper $100s CALIFORNIA Costa Mesa Brickyard East and West ~ From the upper $600s Maple Crossing ~ From the upper …

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Jun
2015
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Homeowner resources

Setting up your home office

Style and function. Ideally, your home office should strike a perfect balance between the two. Whether you work from home daily or occasionally, you require a comfortable, practical space that promotes productivity while adhering to your home’s unique design aesthetic. In other words, your office should be a reflection of the other well-appointed rooms in …

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Jun
2015
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Local homebuying

Idyllic living in Haymarket, VA

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Haymarket’s rustic, small-town charm officially dates all the way back to 1799, and you can still find historic buildings carefully preserved throughout the town, located just east of the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Haymarket is also ideally situated for the 21st-century lifestyle, with shopping centers, several well-rated schools and convenient proximity to larger …

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Jun
2015
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Home loans

Making the most of a mortgage calculator

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A mortgage calculator can be very helpful when you’re deciding how to approach the financial side of buying a home. It can give you a ballpark figure of what your monthly mortgage payment may be so you can estimate expenses. It can also help you decide if you might prefer a fixed-rate or an adjustable-rate …

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Jun
2015
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Homeowner resources

Childproofing your home (room by room)

Wondering if it’s time to start childproofing your home? Here’s a good rule of thumb: If your kiddo’s about to crawl, you’d better get on the ball! There are literally hundreds of products aimed at making your home a child-friendly zone. Following are some popular ways to childproof the rooms in your home. Please keep …

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