St. Joseph MO Real Estate Blog

St. Joseph Area May 2017 Calendar of Events

St. Joseph Missouri Area Events and Activities April 22 - May 14 Live Butterfly Exhibit @ East Hills Mall www.adoptabutterfly.com 10:30am Mother Nature Reads: Spiders @ Remington Nature Center www.stjoemo.info 9:30am Solar Eclipse Information Session @ Missouri Theater www.StJoMo.com 9:30am Apple Blossom Parade @ Frederick Blvd www.AppleBlossomParade.com 10:30am Friday Fish Feeding @ Remington Nature Center www.StJoeMo.info (Every Friday) Happy Mother's Day […]
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3 Inexpensive Ways To Add Instant Curb Appeal

Spruce Up Your Front Door ​ ​ photo| www.yourhomeonlybetter.com When trying to add curb appeal to your home, sometimes a little paint is all you need to make a huge impact. Choose a color that will add interest and contrast, yet doesn't clash with the color of your home. Be sure to use high-quality exterior paint for this […]
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Natural Cleaning Remedies For Your Kitchen Appliances

Spring is in the air! It's time to put your gloves on and apply a little elbow grease to, er, get rid of that oven grease. Here are some great, natural methods to get your kitchen appliances sparkly clean.  Oven Cleaner Mix 1/2 Cup of Baking Soda with a few tablespoons of water until you […]
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Dealing with Home Financing

As the events of the last few years in the real estate industry show, people forget about the tremendous financial responsibility of purchasing a home at their peril. Here are a few tips for dealing with the dollar signs so that you can take down that “for sale” sign on your new home. Get pre-approved. […]
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Preparing to Sell

Selling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest time. Repair.  Just because you’ve gotten used to the cracks in the walls and the rattles in the radiators doesn’t […]
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5 TIPS FOR BUYING A HOME

Looking to buy a home? Here are five essential tips for making the process as smooth as possible. Get your finances in order. Start by getting a full picture of your credit. Obtain copies of your credit report. Make sure the facts are correct, and fix any problems you find. Next, find a suitable lender […]
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