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Buyer Beware: Expansive Soil Buyer Beware: Expansive Soil

By Tiffany Raiford

In many areas of the country, increasing population growth and urban sprawl has led to a lack of residential land for building. The land that remains may not suitable for building. Inside, we review the issues surrounding expansive soil.

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How to Become a Real Estate Agent in New Mexico How to Become a Real Estate Agent in New Mexico

By Tiffany Raiford

Becoming a real estate agent in New Mexico is a fulfilling (and potentially lucrative!) career choice for anyone who wants to enter the fast-paced world of real estate. Find out what you need to do to become a New Mexico real estate agent.

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Discover the Rich Culture and Historic Appeal of Albuquerque Discover the Rich Culture and Historic Appeal of Albuquerque

By Mary Lamphere

Albuquerque is inviting and exciting, featuring rich culture and history dating back hundreds of years. Inside, we spotlight the traditions and deep Native American, Hispanic and Anglo heritages that make this diverse city what it is today.

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Weird Town Names in New Mexico Weird Town Names in New Mexico

By Mary Lamphere

New Mexico has an odd history with ghost towns and alien sightings, but some of their present-day town names are just as off-beat. In fact, some may make you wonder if they are actual town names at all.

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Top 5 Family Friendly Places in Bernalillo County Top 5 Family Friendly Places in Bernalillo County

By Mary Lamphere

Considering moving your family to Albuquerque, or another nearby town in Bernalillo county? Inside, we spotlight some of the most family friendly towns within the county limits. Finding the best fit for your family may be a click away!

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The Best Places to Live in Bernalillo County The Best Places to Live in Bernalillo County

By Mary Lamphere

Whether you're looking for A+ schools or safe living, close commute into the city or affordable housing, Bernalillo county has an attractive town that's suitable for your needs.

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The Best Schools in Bernalillo County The Best Schools in Bernalillo County

By Mary Lamphere

Many of the best schools in Bernalillo County, New Mexico utilize ESL teaching methods to help students excel in learning English as a secondary language while improving skills in reading, math, science and history.

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What is Mortgage Insurance? What is Mortgage Insurance?

By Karen Godfrey

Mortgage insurance is a crucial part of your home loan. Inside, we highlight some important parts of this type of insurance, and discuss why it is vital to the lending process.

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Your Home Inspection Checklist Your Home Inspection Checklist

By Thomas Mitchell

The home inspection is an important checkpoint in the sale of a home. Inside, we present a list of what home inspectors will be checking for when they come to inspect your home.

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3 Reasons To Become A New Landlord 3 Reasons To Become A New Landlord

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Nowadays homeowners may need to become landlords out of necessity rather than choice. Here are three good reasons to become a new landlord and protect your investment.

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