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

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?

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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How to Decorate a Small Room How to Decorate a Small Room

By Christina Kelley

One of the common challenges of owning or selling a home is coming up with great designs for rooms that are really small. To make the best use of the room, the design must be both practical and beautiful. Here are some tips for decorating a small room.

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How Much Should My Mortgage Cost? How Much Should My Mortgage Cost?

By Derren Peters

How much home can you afford? Unless you are in the minority of homebuyers paying in cash, you will need to be approved for a mortgage. Here are a few things you need to know.

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Landscaping to Sell Landscaping to Sell

By New Mexico Homes Staff

The first impression potential buyers have of your home is of its exterior. If you are trying to impress your potential buyers, you have to do it from the moment they set their eyes on the exterior of your property, so it would be wise that you spend time improving the landscaping. Having a great looking exterior can significantly improve your chances of selling and usually returns 100% the investment you put in.

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Cheap Home Improvements for Sellers Cheap Home Improvements for Sellers

By Derren Peters

Selling your home can be a demanding process, and making the best impression on potential buyers is one of the most important parts of it. Doing it cheaply and quickly is likely to net you the best returns.

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Avoiding Moving Scams Avoiding Moving Scams

By New Mexico Homes Staff

Too many horror stories have been told about moving companies doubling, tripling, or otherwise increasing their rates to exorbitant prices - only after loading the owner's belongings onto the truck.

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Importance Of A Home Inspection Importance Of A Home Inspection

By Christina Kelley

You've found the house of your dreams and negotiated the seller down to a price you can manage. There is one more important thing you need to do to make sure you don't end up paying thousands of dollars in hidden costs.

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