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New Projects by Emaar Properties

Established in 1997, Emaar Properties has singled handily transformed Dubai skyline and residential landscape. Selling over 90,000 properties sold since its inception, Emaar is behind some of not only Dubai’s but also the world’s most iconic buildings; the Burj Khalifa and Burj Al Arab to name a few. Along with world record-breaking structures Emaar has also built a number of world-class communities including Downtown Dubai, Dubai Marina,... [Continue Reading]

Fixing Your Front Lawn Before Selling Your Home

   Curb appeal - you’ve heard the term before with regards to real estate. It means how your home looks from the street. If your property is attractive, with good style and obvious upkeep, it has good curb appeal - but if your front yard is dry and dead and the house is crumbling at the seams, its curb appeal is poor, and not a single buyer will step foot inside. However, if you just repainted, bought all-new exterior fixtures and... [Continue Reading]

What could be eating the food in your pantry?

If you have been finding that there is a lot less food in your pantry than you would expect, you should not necessarily blame your kids. Uninvited guests could be the culprits. Pests often take a liking to food they found in the homes that they invade. If you suspect that pests like ants, flies or rodents have got into your home, you need to find out more about pest control as soon as possible. If you do not take immediate action, the problem is only... [Continue Reading]

What could be eating the food in your pantry?

If you have been finding that there is a lot less food in your pantry than you would expect, you should not necessarily blame your kids. Uninvited guests could be the culprits. Pests often take a liking to food they found in the homes that they invade. If you suspect that pests like ants, flies or rodents have got into your home, you need to find out more about pest control as soon as possible. If you do not take immediate action, the problem is only... [Continue Reading]

How To Find A Profitable Investment Property

Finding a good investment property in the Fort Lauderdale area requires many steps, and you need to be certain that you have thought about what you can do to get the most money out of each property.  You could have the property become a rental, or it could be a house that you flip.  You might purchase an office building, or you could buy a warehouse that will become another rental space for local businesses.  Decide what the best... [Continue Reading]

5 Simple Steps to Choosing the Right Tenants for Your Rental Property  

Choosing the right tenants can be an overwhelming and confusing process for many landlords. It's kind of like you're a hiring boss, and you're interviewing a slew of candidates, hoping to find the perfect fit for your job opening. The difference is, if it doesn't work out in a job setting, you can easily part ways. When you're a landlord, getting rid of a bad tenant can be a tedious and time-consuming process. That's why it's important to find the... [Continue Reading]

Where to Eat in Montreal’s Rosemont Neighborhood

Those who are moving into the newly available condos in Rosemont may have chosen the neighborhood for its proximity to their workplace, but there’s another good reason to live here. You have plenty of excellent restaurants to try out and patronize. The neighborhood seems to have absorbed the various culinary personalities of its surrounding neighborhoods. It does save you the trouble of driving to another area when you can walk to a nearby... [Continue Reading]

How to Save Big Money With Small Home Maintenance Tasks

Here’s just a short list of the expenses new homeowners incur when they purchase their first property: Inspection fees Appraisal fees Brokerage fees Processing fees Underwriting fees Credit report fees Title insurance fees Homeowners’ insurance fees Signing fees Recording fees Property taxes Moving expenses Even the least expensive home in the cheapest corner of the country demands thousands of dollars to acquire - and... [Continue Reading]

5 Simple Steps To Find An Affordable Moving Company

When you are thinking of relocating to a new home, you will have to hire professional movers to help you out. Searching for the best company that suits your needs can be quite time-consuming and challenging. However, with the right business, you will have an easier moving process. One thing you do not need is a company that charges a lot of money for services rendered. Here are tips to help you get a company you can afford. Seek a company early Even... [Continue Reading]

Why Have Sydney’s Auction Clearance Rates Been Falling?

Auction clearance levels in Sydney are the lowest that they’ve been in years. The clearance rates in 2015 fell to 73% and many people called it a drop in the property prices for Sydney. This was contrasted by a preceding decade of growth recorded by the Australia price index. In 2017 the rates for Sydney’s auctions started to reach 50-60% and if auction clearance rates reached 70%,it was a blessing. For the duration of most preceding... [Continue Reading]

3 of the Best Neighborhoods to Live in Iowa

With Iowa ranked as one of the safest states to live in the US, it is proving attractive to residents and businesses alike.  Along with the low cost of living and low house prices, it tops the list for many people looking to move away from their home states.  However, with 947 cities to choose from, it can prove nearly impossible to choose the right place to call your next home.  To help you along, we have chosen three of the best cities... [Continue Reading]

5 Ways to Make Your Property Safer

Tragedy never announces itself before striking, so it’s up to us to prepare accordingly and that holds true for home safety as well. Whether you live in a somewhat secluded area or in a neighborhood that’s not exactly known for its safety, here are five ways to make sure that your property remains as protected as possible, without having to spend a fortune on security. Royalty Free Photo Use Chain Link Fencing Security is just one of... [Continue Reading]

6 Advantages of Hiring a Professional Interior Designer

You have to invest quite a bit of money for the interior design of your house, so it is essential that you hire a professional interior designer. In addition to appropriate spending of your budget, there are several vital reasons to hire a professional for the project of your house interiors. In this post, we will discuss those reasons in detail. 1.     Professional Assessment Though the homeowners have to live in the house with... [Continue Reading]

Take Control over Your Rental Property Investment with these Tips

Let’s face it, managing your property yourself is not an easy job to do. There are so many things that need to be taken care of that make many people don’t even think about trying to manage their properties themselves. But, is it really so hard to do? Even if you have the right guidance on how you can manage your rental property? There are a number of landlords in Australia who manage their rental properties themselves, and successfully as... [Continue Reading]

How to Rebuild Your Home After a Hurricane

While our President does not believe climate change is real, there is little doubt that last year’s hurricane season was of the most destructive on record. Hurricanes Irma and Harvey lashed the mainland U.S., while territories such as the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico are still recovering from these earlier storms as well as the damage from Maria. Given this increased activity and the ever-increasing costs of home ownership, it should not come... [Continue Reading]

6 Reasons to Sell your Mortgage Note

If you have a mortgage note, then that means, as an independent seller, you financed the property to the buyer by yourself, meaning that the mortgage is being paid directly to you. This means that you’re collecting and keeping track of payments, because you’re basically the bank in this case. You’re giving your property in exchange for periodical compensation, rather than receiving all it is worth up front. Thanks to the interest... [Continue Reading]

Moving During the Winter? Keep These Tips in Mind

Are you planning on moving during the winter? There are seasonal challenges specific to the winter season that you need to be aware of and plan for in order to prevent a disaster. If you’re moving during the winter, keep these tips in mind. They’ll make the move more comfortable, safer and less of a hassle for everyone. Royalty Free Photo Confirm Details with Movers Summer tends to be the busy season for movers, while winter is their... [Continue Reading]

6 Ways to Boost Your Home’s Curbside Appeal in One Afternoon

Thinking of showing your house? Or maybe letting out a couple of rooms on Airbnb? Don't have much time on your hands but want to do something that will get people interested in seeing more? First impressions not only are powerful when meeting new people for the first time. They also contribute to how quickly we feel attached to objects, settings, and even houses. So the time and effort you put toward sprucing up the outside of your house is time not... [Continue Reading]

What to Consider when Buying a Shower Enclosure

A beautiful shower can make a big difference in a bathroom. It is a good starting point if you want to build your dream bathroom or you’re looking to improve it. Your shower can have all the design elements and luxuries, making your bathroom a haven for relaxation. When designing a bathroom, it is wise to start by choosing the shower enclosure, the catalyst for most remodels. A big trend these days is frameless glass enclosures that offer a... [Continue Reading]

Effective Tips to Improve Home Living

The best home improvement ideas are the ones that don't break the bank and are very useful in day to day life. Home remodeling projects don't have to be a time-consuming, expensive endeavor. Sometimes, simple changes can have the most pronounced effects. To help you get inspired, we've listed some home improvement tips below. These projects aren't that expensive when compared to large investments like swimming pools and bathroom extensions. Make a... [Continue Reading]