All posts tagged "opinion"

  • Celebrating the Tax Advantages of Homeownership

    By Phillip B. Burum America celebrates National Homeownership Month in June because it takes an entire month to cover some of the biggest benefits homeownership offers to homeowners, their communities and the economy. Among the most important economic...

    • Posted June 13, 2019
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  • Condos Provide Unique Homeownership Opportunities

    By Phillip B. Burum America celebrates National Homeownership month in June in honor of the biggest and best investment most Americans will make in their lifetime. Our goal, during this celebratory period, is to help make today’s prospective...

    • Posted June 7, 2019
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  • Good News Greets Homebuyers in June

    By Phillip B. Burum Home shoppers greeted the final month of our season-long celebration of homeownership with National Homeowner’s Month with some good news. According to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI),...

    • Posted May 30, 2019
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  • Take Care When Remodeling Homes with Lead Paint

    By Phillip B. Burum The nation celebrates National Remodeling Month in May as part of a season-long celebration of homeownership because most homeowners will require the services of a trained- and certified professional remodeler at some point, especially...

    • Posted May 17, 2019
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  • When Remodeling, Select the Right Professional

    By Phillip B. Burum Whether to customize a home to meet one’s personal tastes and needs, increase the home’s value, comfort and/or energy-efficiency; or to bring the home to current development standards before it can be placed on...

    • Posted May 9, 2019
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  • Take These First Steps for a Successful Remodel

    By Phillip B. Burum National Remodeling Month in May is the second month of our nation’s season-long celebration of the benefits of homeownership to homeowners, their communities, their families and the economy. The more than fifty themed shows...

    • Posted May 2, 2019
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  • New Homes are Better Long-Term Investments

    By Phillip B. Burum Many Americans start on the path to home ownership thinking their first home needs to be a resale rather than a new home. Several will even focus on finding a ‘fixer upper’ – a...

    • Posted April 27, 2019
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  • The Future of Home Design Revealed in New Report

    By Phillip B. Burum I chose to celebrate National New Home Month in April by sharing the benefits of new home ownership with all of you. I am hopeful that you will choose to celebrate and support the...

    • Posted April 18, 2019
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  • Yucaipa’s Water Savings Dip Below 9 Percent
    New Homes Better Conserve Water

    By Phillip B. Burum Growing up in the mid-Atlantic region, I never understood the underlying premise of dystopian-themed movies that depicted a future where water was the new currency or something worth killing for. Living in the suburbs...

    • Posted April 11, 2019
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  • New Home Building Supports Communities, Economies, Environment

    By Phillip B. Burum In April, Americans celebrate National New Homes Month. The focus of this celebration extends beyond the home itself as new home communities have a far greater reach, including positive impacts to the local environment...

    • Posted April 4, 2019
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