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Title:
Home rich : increasing the value of the biggest investment of your life
Author:
Willis, Gerri.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Ballantine Books, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
xii, 270 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
The rules -- Buying. How much house can you afford?; Assess the market; Picking a real estate agent; Choosing a mortgage lender; Avoiding mortgage fraud; Narrowing your search; Finding the right house; Choosing the right mortgage; Negotiating the deal; Surviving the closing -- Maintaining. Managing your equity; Going green; Curb appeal: your yard and garden; Maintaining your investment -- Upgrading. Financing (and paying for) your renovation; Small budget improvements; Choosing and managing a contractor; Remodeling projects that pay off for any budget -- Selling. Choosing a real estate agent or going it alone; Prepping your home for sale; Setting the right price; Marketing your home and negotiating an offer -- The conclusion.
ISBN:
9780345490445
Format :
Book