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Balancing Style & Tech: Home Hacks to Hide All of Those Cords

filed under: Informational posted on August 10th, 2015

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Three in 10 Americans own a wide array of electronics, according to a poll by Gallup. Thirty-one percent are "super tech adopters" with a broad ownership of major computing and entertainment devices. The survey showed these users owned smartphones, MP3 players, Internet streaming service, tablets, home wireless Internet and more. That many gadgets and electronics may make your life more streamlined with quick access to media and information, but could turn your home into a tangle of cords and wires....

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Christmas in August- Ohio Tax Holiday

filed under: Informational posted on August 5th, 2015

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Christmas in August? This coming weekend August 7-9 –Ohio Tax Holiday. Shoppers in Ohio will enjoy the first ever exemption from paying sales tax on all clothing and footwear up to $75 per item and certain school supplies up to $20 per item.  Click here for Ohio Sales Tax Holiday FAQ's Make sure you understand the ins and outs of the tax holiday.  For example if you buy 4 back packs you won't pay taxes as long as each item costs $20 or less. As area...

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Create a Cozy, Restful Nursery With Tips That Appeal to the Senses

filed under: Informational posted on August 3rd, 2015

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The nursery is probably the most important room in the house during the first year you welcome baby into the home. It should be a soothing, restful retreat for sleep, a peaceful den of harmony and relaxation. To achieve a cozy nursery, consider how you can appeal to the senses. Use calming colors (sight), the soothing sounds of white noise (sound), and soft and safe crib bedding (touch), and keep the air fresh (smell) as a daisy. Go Cool on the...

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Economic Update for Real Estate

filed under: Informational posted on July 28th, 2015

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Lawrence Yun PhD. of the National Association of Realtors just released the latest economic update for real estate. The updates are interesting because it covers not only the real estate market -it also provides details about the overall economy.  Highlights of the report: Economy Spending for household furnishing and equipment has been solid-growing 6% in this quarter as well as 6% in the preceding quarter.  Increased real estate sales is the big factor for the nice numbers. Residential construction spending increased 6% in the first...

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Liar Liar Pants on Fire!

filed under: Informational posted on July 21st, 2015

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"Liar Liar Pants on Fire" when a Florida couple were arrested for not only failing to disclose a sink hole when selling their home- they also fired an insurance claim and lept the money.  And while this is bad example of sellers trying to hide major defects in their home or condo- most homeowners do a good job completing the disclosure forms.  In Ohio most sellers must fill out a "Residential Property Disclosure Form" when selling their house or condo. Legally...

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