Month: December 2015

OPEN VERSUS CLOSED

Without a doubt, open kitchens are the “in” feature for floor plans in recent years’ home design. There’s some obvious benefits to an open floor plan where the kitchen is more “inclusive” in the living space. But there’s unquestionably some drawbacks as well that go unnoticed until your custom home is already built and being …

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BUYING A HOME AFTER BANKRUPTCY OR FORECLOSURE

According to the American Bankruptcy Institute, 1.5million people filed for some form of bankruptcy in 2010. This is a 9% increase in filings since 2009. Even before 2009, the amount of filings for bankruptcy increased by double-digit percentages. There are many reasons the rates have gone up so much – high unemployment rates, the foreclosure …

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