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Buying or selling a home is not easy. There are a lot of steps you must take to ensure your home purchase is a success. However, if you have the right people working for you, the home buying and selling process can be a very rewarding experience. With SETCO, you can relax.

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Selling Your Home: Can You Really DIY?


For sale by owner. One sees that sign far less often than you’d expect to. In this modern day and age, many people take tasks that were previously only done by experts (such as travel planning and creating legal documents) into their own hands. Yet people still rely heavily on realtors to sell their houses. Why is that?

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Don't Get Stuck in a Housing Trap


The idiom definition of “Be Careful what you wish for” is “If you get things that you desire, there may be unforeseen and unpleasant consequences.”  While this is not always true, unfortunately for James R. Williams of Cincinnati, OH, this turned out to be the case.

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Title Insurance: What it is and Why You Need it


When you buy a piece of land, you don't get handed the piece of land -- you are given title. Title is the owner's right to possess and use the property. How a home is titled can vary. For example, title might be held as tenants in common, as joint tenants, there may be a right of survivorship, or there might be a life estate in the home.

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Time to Sell? Maybe Not!

You own your home but you’re ready to make a move. Most people in this position start thinking about selling their existing home, but have you considered renting it out? Renting can be a great way to bring in extra income and maintain the equity in the home you have now, rather than starting over […]

Keeping Up With the Trends: 2018 Real Estate

The older we get, the less we seem to be worried about following the trends. Fashion trends, musical trends, makeup trends, often these seem to be unimportant once we reach a certain age. However, if you are looking to buy a home this year, or just thinking about it, there are definitely some market trends […]

Negotiation: What 2018 Buyers Need to Know

From coupons to car buying, everyone likes to save money. The bigger the purchase, the more exciting it is to feel that you have come out ahead. In the current real estate market though, is it possible? As a buyer in a seller’s market, with a shortage of inventory in many desirable regions, does a […]

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