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Patrick Schott

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Realty Associates

Patrick Schott's Blog

Sharing a combination of useful information, humorous articles I might find and local event listings that relate to the real estate market locally and regionally.

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4 Affordable DIYs That Boost Home Value

May 17th, 2021

Sure meaty projects like a wood deck and an attic bedroom conversion are among the best bets when it comes to investing your remodeling dollars. But there are other home improvement upgrades -- like t...

Should I Pay for Home Renovations by Refinancing?

May 10th, 2021

Low interest mortgage rates have given some homeowners the option to refinance their mortgage and free up extra cash, either through lower monthly mortgage payments or a cash out refinance in which they borrow against the equity in their...

Outdoor Home Renovations? Think Budget and Scope

May 3rd, 2021

Many homeowners view their outdoor spaces as their own personal oases, places where they can relax, dine and spend time with their friends and loved ones. In light of this, it makes sense that homeowners consider investing in major featu...

Dont Rely Too Much on That Online Home Value Estimate

April 26th, 2021

Most homebuyers begin their search online, looking to sites such as Zillow, Trulia and Redfin for house-hunting intelligence, including all-important home values. But those online price estimates might be little more than an algorithms b...

4 Myth-Busting Facts About Appraisals

April 26th, 2021

Real estate valuation might appear complicated and arbitrary to some consumers. They might wonder why an exactly the same house next door is listed at a higher price or why new marble countertops didnt add more...

What Home Improvements Are Tax Deductible?

March 25th, 2021

It's no secret that finishing your basement will increase your home's value. What you may not know is the money you spend on this type of so-called capital improvement could also help lower your tax...

Are Home Improvements Tax Deductible?

March 18th, 2021

It's no secret that finishing your basement will increase your home's value. What you may not know is the money you spend on this type of home improvement could also help lower your tax bill when you sell your house.Tax...

The Most Common Spring Cleaning Mistake (Plus 8 Others)

March 11th, 2021

Once there's even a glimmer of spring, you're ready to throw open your windows and let the breeze blow away the winter funk. Well, you might want to rethink that spring cleaning ritual this year....

"I Need 20% Down" and Other Home-Buying Myths About Mortgages

September 10th, 2018

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6 Ways to Lose at Negotiating a House Price

September 10th, 2018

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