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A Glance at Green Benefits

Date: April 30, 2012 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

The U.S. Green Business Council recently reported that single-family homes are responsible for a little over 20% of the country’s greenhouse gas emissions. By living in a green home, people can help reduce the causes of climate change and studies show that more homebuyers are looking to purchase homes that […]

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Floor the Competition

Date: April 23, 2012 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

When people enter your home they usually look down before up, so that first step is vital for attracting a homebuyer and making a great first impression. This is one reason why more people are installing hardwood floors in their homes. Hardwood flooring enhances the look of any room and […]

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Costs for First Time Buyers

Date: April 16, 2012 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

Buying a new home can be a huge, complex undertaking, especially when it’s your first time. That’s why it’s important to have an experienced real estate agent guiding you along the way. In a survey conducted earlier this year by Prudential Real Estate and Relocation Services (PRERS), a Prudential Financial, […]

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Consumers Are Returning to the Real Estate Market with an Age-old Question: Buy or Sell First?

Date: April 9, 2012 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

Residential real estate is gaining stability in concert with the recovering U.S. economy. Consumers, drawn by one of the most attractive buyers’ markets on record marked by historically low interest rates and lower home prices in many areas, are returning to the market to move up, trade down, improve location […]

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Understanding Energy Efficient Mortgages

Date: April 2, 2012 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

Ever heard of an energy efficient mortgage? EEMs, formally introduced by the Federal Housing Administration in 1995, help consumers save money on utility bills by enabling them to finance the cost of energy-efficiency features for their new or existing homes as part of their FHA-insured home purchase or refinanced mortgage. […]

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