How Does Credit Impact Buying a Home?

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  You may have heard of credit scores (FICO) and wonder what they are.  These “scores” affect your ability to get a home loan, the interest rate and points you will pay. The following explains credit scores and how you can improve your score. What is a Credit Score? When lenders evaluate your loan application, […]

Getting Ready to Sell Your Home

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  Getting Ready to Sell If you are thinking about selling your home, you can maximize your profit by getting your home “Fit-to-Sell”. Before putting your home on the market, review the items below and take some time making your home shine! You will be glad you did. Home Staging Staging is a service that […]

5 Tips to Get Your Offer Accepted

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  Over the past year the market has drastically improved. As the economy has improved, the financial situation for people has drastically improved and many are ready to buy a home. If you are looking to buy a home, you may be up against some serious competition. But don’t get discouraged! By being prepared, working […]

Local Happy Hour Guide

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The Folsom and EL Dorado Hills area is home to countless restaurants offering amazing happy hour specials. Here is your guide to the best spots around!   Chop’s Steak Seafood & Bar M-F 3pm-8pm / 250 Palladio Parkway Ste 1339, Folsom / 916.817.1490         36 Handles M-F 3-6pm / 1010 White Rock […]

10 Fun Things To Do in Folsom

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  Folsom, CA is home to an unlimited number of fun things to do. From great shopping to outdoor activities to antiquing in the Historic District, there is something for everyone. But if you’re unfamiliar with the area, here is a great list of the top 10 fun things to do in Folsom to get  […]

Local Business Spotlight: Maribou Spa & Salon

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This Month’s Featured Business: Maribou Spa & Salon       The Maribou Experience As you enter the glass doors, you instantly feel the buzz of energy in the room. Above the hum of the blow-dryers there is laughter and conversation everywhere you look. The sleek and stylish reception area portrays an upscale feeling while […]

24 Simple Ways to Conserve Water

Water Conservation

Because of the awful drought we are experiencing here in CA, Folsom residents are required to reduce their water usage by 20% each month! But how can we do that? Here are 24 simple ways to conserve water and easily reduce your monthly water consumption each month.   WATER CONSERVATION IN THE HOME  1.    Check […]