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Pain in the Grass: Why You Should Rip Up Your Yard—and What to Do Instead

Between our desire for a more sustainable lifestyle and our increasingly busy schedules that don’t leave tons of time or energy to fuss over grass, lawn substitutes have become a very hot topic. And let’s not forget about the cost involved: Mowing with gas-powered equipment, watering, fertilizing, and preventing pests add up fast—and hiring landscape pros to take the work off your hands is even pricier. Think you’re ready to ditch the golf course–like green carpet? We’re here to tell you why it could save you money—and look even more luxurious than a manicured lawn.

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6 Ways to Properly Dispose of Leaves This Fall

Autumn makes a strong case for being the most beautiful time of year. But when temperatures start dropping, so do red, orange, and gold leaves—all over your property. Don’t “fall” behind in taking care of the leaves in your yard. As a homeowner, you have 6 options when it comes to leaf removal.

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From Summer Blues to Harvest Hues: Simple Ways to Transition a Backyard Into a Haven Buyers Will “Fall” in Love With

Daylight is dwindling, temperatures are dropping; it’s time to cover up the grill, toss the flowers and retire the patio furniture to the garage, right? Not so fast! Remember that backyard appeal can be just as important as curb appeal to potential buyers – all year long. Here are 5 easy ways to spice up any backyard to impress buyers and simultaneously transition it from summer to fall.

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How to Make Money In Real Estate: A Beginner’s Guide to Investing

Curious to learn more about how to make money in real estate? Real estate can be a solid investment as part of an overall portfolio, and a great way to ramp up cash flow. But what’s the best way to invest in real estate—without too much risk? Do you have the chops to be a real estate investor? Real Estate Investing 101 starts now

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8 Home Improvements to Make Right After Moving In

Getting ready to move into your new home? Before you settle in, there are some important home improvement projects you’ll want to tackle. Here are 8 essential home improvements to do after moving in—or even just before—to start your new life right.

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6 Ways to Keep Your Home Flu Free

All the kids are back to school, which means it’s the start of flu season. Keep your home from serving as a breeding ground for the cold or flu virus with these 6 simple tips.

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Investment Property: How Much Can You Write Off on Your Taxes?

There are certain things you can do as a real estate investor to help manage your tax bill and maximize your after-tax return on investment. To do so, you need to understand how investment real estate portfolios get taxed. Below is some information to get you acquainted with the basic terminology.

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