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Monthly Archives: November, 2015

Curb Appeal: It’s Important

Posted on November 28, 2015 by cfinley

Smith Mountain Lake home sellers spend so much time preparing their interior for the sale that they can easily overlook the outside. Great curb appeal invites prospective buyers to view the rest of the property. In fact, it can increase the value of a property by as much as 15-20%. Start with the basics: A […]

The Importance of Assets

Posted on November 25, 2015 by cfinley

Lenders dissect the entire credit history of a potential client with strict attention to income, credit, collateral and assets. Of the four, assets are perhaps the least discussed, yet may be the most important in securing credit and buying a home. Assets include the amount of money needed for the down payment plus closing costs, […]

Single-family homes are responsible for more than 20% of the country’s greenhouse gas emissions. A green home can help reduce the causes of climate change and more homebuyers are looking to purchase homes with eco-friendly features. Consumers want homes that are sensitive to the environment. Solar panels aren’t for everyone. A home must be in […]

Think about adding a Theater to your Smith Mountain Lake home

Posted on November 17, 2015 by cfinley

Home-theater technology has evolved. Prices continue to drop, placing the concept easily within reach for many Smith Mountain Lake households. It’s where the family comes together to be entertained—and is likely one of the most occupied room in the house. There are several ways to make the home theater more appealing prior to showing a […]