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Nov 4 2017 27187 1

4 Tips to Determine How Much Mortgage You Can AffordBy knowing how much mortgage you can handle, you can ensure that homeownership will fit in your budget. Read Visit houselogic.com

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How To Clean Up After Thanksgiving In Half The Time

How to Clean Up After Thanksgiving in Half the TimeThe Pilgrims were on to something when they planned a Thanksgiving potluck; here are other good ideas that’ll simplify your T-Day kitchen

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11 Ways To Create A Welcoming Front Entrance For Under 100

11 Ways to Create a Welcoming Front Entrance for Under $100Wouldn’t it be nice to approach your home’s entrance with a grin instead of a grimace? Take our tips for beating a clear, safe, and

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9 Ways To Stop Thanksgiving From Sending Your Energy Bill Soaring

9 Ways to Stop Thanksgiving From Sending Your Energy Bill SoaringLike turning down the heat when you crank up the oven. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this.

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4 Leaf Removal Tools To Make The Job So Much Easier

4 Leaf Removal Tools to Make the Job So Much EasierToo many leaves can ruin your lawn in spring. Try these tools to banish them. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like.

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When Is The Best Time To Buy Appliances

When Is the Best Time to Buy Appliances?A major appliance should never be an impulse buy. We pinpoint the best moments to buy, on and offline. Read Visit houselogic.com for more

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Whats Causing Those Spooky Sounds And Smells

What’s Causing Those Spooky Sounds and Smells?Are you haunted by strange noises and weird odors? With the proper maintenance, you’ve got more than a ghost of a chance to rest easy.

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The Latest Edition Of Enjoy Magazine Has Arrived November 2017

Inside EnjoyLifestyle & Fitness - Stay healthy with fitness and nutrition tips.Eat & Drink - Try the monthly featured cocktail and creative recipes for your favorite foods.Movies & Music -

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Fall Winter Seasonal Maintenance Guide Northeast

Fall & Winter Seasonal Maintenance Guide -- Northeast If you live in the Northeast, here are maintenance jobs you should complete every fall and winter to prevent costly repairs and keep your

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Egging Toilet Papering How To Clean Up After Halloween Pranks

Egging, Toilet Papering: How to Clean Up After Halloween PranksHalloween cleanup can be the scariest thing about the holiday. Here’s a tip sheet on how to remove eggs, toilet paper, wax, and other

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The Halloween Nightmare That Only A Plumber Can Save You From

The Halloween Nightmare That Only a Plumber Can Save You FromCarving pumpkins is fun — unless you do this one dumb thing. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this.

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The Latest Edition Of Enjoy Magazine Has Arrived October 2017

Inside EnjoyLifestyle & Fitness - Stay healthy with fitness and nutrition tips. Eat & Drink - Try the monthly featured cocktail and creative recipes for your favorite foods.  

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New Listing 9 Imperial Way Waterboro Maine

NEW LISTING9 Imperial Way North Waterboro, ME   Click For Listing WebsiteClick For Interactive e-TourRecently renovated home features 3 bedroom, 2 full baths, main floor wood stove,

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Just Listed 215 New Road Arundel Maine

Click For Listing WebsiteClick For Interactive e-TourThis is the home you've been waiting for! Spacious home features 3 bedrooms. 1.5 baths, updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, quartz

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Maine Cedar Log Home Acton Maine

Beautifully crafted Maine cedar log home located on almost 2 acres within a short 5 minute walk to Mousam Lake's public beach. Log home offers two 1st floor bedrooms, open concept living

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New Listing Wells Maine

New Listing - $69,000 Well maintained 24x44 double-wide mobile home features a master bedroom with full bath, spacious guest bedroom, open concept living and dining room, laundry room,

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The Latest Edition Of Enjoy Magazine Has Arrived FREE Download

Inside EnjoyLifestyle & FitnessStay healthy with fitness and nutrition tips.Eat & DrinkTry the monthly featured cocktail and creative recipes for your favorite foods.Movies & MusicCheck out upcoming

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Just Listed Marsh Brook Estates Retirement Community

New Listing - Sanford, MaineMLS #1323136This spacious double-wide home features a metal roof, master bedroom with full bath, open concept dining and living room, cathedral ceilings, skylights, 2

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Peuw Awful Pet Smells That Keep A House From Selling

Peuw! Awful Pet Smells That Keep a House From SellingYou probably only think you’ve eliminated pet odors. Here’s how to make sure. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like

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Jul 13 2017 27187 1

Foreclosure Alternative: The Short SaleA short sale is far from hassle-free, but it’s a better alternative than foreclosure. Here are the facts about short sales and how to get started.

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Spring A Summer Seasonal Maintenance Guide Northeast

Spring & Summer Seasonal Maintenance Guide -- NortheastIf you live in the Northeast, here are maintenance jobs you should complete in spring and summer to prevent costly repairs and keep your home

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How To Buy A Charcoal Grill

How to Buy a Charcoal GrillWith models priced from $35 to $1000 there are charcoal grills to fit the budget of anyone who’s a fan of traditional barbecue. ReadVisit houselogic.com for more

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How To Fix Your AC To Last Through The Summer

How to Fix Your AC to Last Through the SummerIs your AC making ominous noises? Maybe it sounds fine but isn’t cooling. Here’s a list of common air conditioning warning signs and their

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Home Inspection Checklist For Buyers

Home Inspection Checklist for BuyersA general home inspection only goes so far. Here’s what else you might need. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this. Copyright 2017

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It Pays To Support Responsible Home Ownership

It Pays to Support Responsible HomeownershipHelping others become homeowners protects your home’s value and builds stronger communities. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles

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7 Steps To Take Before You Buy A Home

7 Steps to Take Before You Buy a HomeBy doing your homework before you buy, you’ll feel more content about your new home. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this.

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How To Use Comparable Sales To Price Your Homes

How to Use Comparable Sales to Price Your HomeBefore you put your home up for sale, understand how the right comparable sales help you and your agent find the perfect price. Read Visit

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The Latest Edition Of Enjoy Magazine Has Arrived July 2017

Inside EnjoyLifestyle & FitnessStay healthy with fitness and nutrition tips.Eat & DrinkTry the monthly featured cocktail and creative recipes for your favorite foods.Movies & MusicCheck out upcoming

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Marshbrook Estates Retirement Community FREE HOME WARRANTY

7 Shagbark Ln Sanford, MEClick For Listing WebsiteClick For Interactive e-TourRetire with peace of mind with this spacious and inviting home that has been recently remodeled. Located in Sanford's

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The Latest Edition Of Enjoy Magazine Has Arrived June 2017

Inside EnjoyLifestyle & FitnessStay healthy with fitness and nutrition tips.Eat & Drink. Try the monthly featured cocktail and creative recipes for your favorite foods.Movies & MusicCheck out

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MAINE HOME PRICES UP IN APRIL

MAINE HOME PRICES UP 2.78 PERCENT IN APRILAccording to the latest release from the Maine Association of REALTORS®, Maine home prices rose 2.78% in April.  However, the currently inventory of

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Evaluate Your House For Basement Finishing

Evaluate Your House for Basement Finishing Some unfinished basements are better basement finishing candidates than others. Here’s how to evaluate your space for a

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Creating Storage Underneath Your Stairs

Creating Storage Underneath Your Stairs Sweep out the dust bunnies. Clear away the clutter. Time to put wasted space beneath the staircase to work with these customized

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4 Tips To Determine How Much Mortgage You Can Afford

4 Tips to Determine How Much Mortgage You Can AffordBy knowing how much mortgage you can handle, you can ensure that homeownership will fit in your budget. Read Visit

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36 Clever Hacks To Increase Home Value With Less Than 5000

36 Clever Hacks To Increase Home Value With Less Than $5000Elena ProkopetsExpat in charming French town, Besancon. Full BioIf you are planning to sell your house – it’s a high time to do it

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9 Ways To Save On Your Home That Grandma Never Told You

9 Ways to Save on Your Home That Grandma Never Told YouBy: Jamie WiebePublished: September 21, 2016Classic advice — with a few modern twists for today's homeowners.Your grandma and her ma

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7 Tips For Staging Your Home

7 Tips for Staging Your HomeMake your home warm and inviting to boost your home’s value and speed up the sale process. Read Visit houselogic.com for more articles like this.

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The Pathway To Your New Home

Frank Provencal, REALTOR®eXp Realty415 Congress StreetPortland, Maine 04101207-809-3948www.yourfuturehomeiswaiting

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Homes For Sale In Old Orchard Beach Maine 04064

Old Orchard Beach, Maine 04064 - The Pier at OOBOld Orchard Beach is a coastal town located in Maine and is home to 7 miles of beautiful sandy beaches.  This premier resort community offers-

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Home Warranties Help Sell Homes In Maine

Home Warranties Help Sell Homes in MaineWithout question selling is stressful, but you can make your home stand out from the crowd buy offering potential buyers a home warranty.  Studies have

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The Latest Edition Of Enjoy Magazine Has Arrived

The Latest Edition of Enjoy Magazine has Arrived - January 2017DOWNLOAD CURRENT ISSUESubscribe to receive Enjoy Magazine delivered to your email each month.  Subscribe 

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Thinking About Buying Soon Make Sure Your Credit Is In Order

 What’s Your Credit Score?There’s no more important time to work on your credit score than when you’re about to apply for a mortgage. Improving your credit can save you a ton of money

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Should Sellers Take Their Homes Off The Market And Wait Through The Holidays ANSWER NO

Should Sellers Take Their Homes Off The Market And Wait Through The Holidays ANSWER NOSEPTEMBER HOME SALES UP 6.13 PERCENTSALES PRICES RISE 1.4 PERCENTAccording to the October 20th, 2016 news

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The Latest Edition Of Enjoy Magazine Has Arrived November 2016

  The latest Edition of Enjoy Magazine has Arrived - November 2016.The Latest Edition of Enjoy Magazine has Arrived....Download the latest edition here - http://buff.ly/2f1JVqsSIgn up to

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Maine Property Search Of The Day 55 Plus Communities

Maine Property Search of the Day - 55+ Communities$227,500 2 BERRY LN 101 BIDDEFORD, MEMLS: 1256383   Type: Condos   County: York   City: Biddeford

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Portland Tells Owner Of Tiny RV Homes In Bayside Hit The Road

Portland tells owner of tiny RV homes in Bayside: Hit the roadBYRANDY BILLINGSSTAFF WRITERrbillings@pressherald.com|@randybillingsCity officials have given a local property owner 30 days to remove

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Duplex Opportunity Wells Maine 04090

Spacious Duplex Opportunity491 Lindsey Road - Wells Maine 04090$210,000Click HERE for more property informationFrank ProvencalRealtor®eXp Realty207-809

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4 RealLife Haunted Houses You Can BuyIf You Dare

4 Real-Life Haunted Houses You Can Buy--If You Dareby realtor.com10/24/2016Think you’ve got what it takes to put up with poltergeists year-round? Take your pick of these famously spooky homes for

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Terrified To Buy A Home Your Top Fears Debunked

Terrified to Buy a Home? Your Top Fears DebunkedBy Margaret Heidenry|Oct 25, 2016You wake up in a cold sweat. There’s something lurking in the dark, visible by flickering computer light.

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What Is ROI Return On Investment Explained

What Is ROI? Return on Investment, ExplainedBy Jamie Wiebe|Oct 25, 2016If you’re thinking of making some home improvements, you will want to understand a concept called ROI. What is ROI?

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6 Essential Steps For Selling A Home With Pets

6 Essential Steps for Selling a Home With PetsBy Lisa Gordon|Oct 25, 2016We love our pets, whether they be dogs, cats, hamsters, capybaras, hedgehogs, or pygmy goats—but that doesn’t mean

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Movie Magic In Massachusetts Witches Of Eastwick House For Sale

Movie Magic in Massachusetts: 'Witches of Eastwick' House for SaleBy Claudine Zap|Oct 25, 2016This Cohasset, MA, house showcased in the 1987 movie “The Witches of Eastwick”

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What Is A Pressurized Wall A Way To Temporarily Turn One Room Into Two

What Is a Pressurized Wall? A Way to Temporarily Turn One Room Into TwoBy Lisa Marie Basile|Oct 25, 2016If you’ve got a space you’d like to divide into two rooms rather than just one, you

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4 Terrifying HomeSelling Disasters And How To Keep Them From Happening To You

4 Terrifying Home-Selling Disasters and How to Keep Them From Happening to YouBy Jennifer O'Neill|Oct 26, 2016Selling a home is a long, adventure-filled journey—a twisty, tortuous road,

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52 Amazing Ways To Give People What They Want

52 Amazing Ways to Give People What They Want BY ROY HUFFAdmit it. You’re sick of being invisible with no clue how to grab attention. You’d prefer people hate you, because at least

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How Using Your Latest Paycheck For A Down Payment Could Stall Your Mortgage

How Using Your Latest Paycheck for a Down Payment Could Stall Your Mortgage  by  Scott Sheldon Are you saving up a down payment to buy a home? Here’s something you need to:

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Enjoy Magazine October 2016 Issue

The Latest Edition of Enjoy Magazine Has Arrived October 2016DOWNLOAD CURRENT

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Serious About Moving To Canada Heres How Its Not As Easy As You Might Think

Serious About Moving to Canada? Here's How (It's Not as Easy as You Might Think)ByAngela Colley|Oct 20, 2016Whether you’re in the Clinton camp, the Trump camp, or the “Holy Mother of God, let

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First Time Home Buyers Receive FREE Money

Opening the door to first-time homebuyers:First Home Loan Program 1st Time Home Buyers program$3500.  FREE Grant!**3.125% / 4.096% APR0 Points / 30-Year Fixed Rate MortgagePlus $3,500

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Crowded House Consider Adding An InLaw Suite

Crowded House? Consider Adding an In-Law SuiteByLisa GordonMore and more Americans are keeping it all in the family these days, as multi-generational living—where three or more generations share

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