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3 Myths of a “Cash for Keys” Agreement

If you’ve been a landlord for any length of time, chances are you’ve had to deal with difficult tenants before. Sometimes they become more than a mere difficulty though, and you need them gone. But eviction is an arduous and frustrating process to go through. That’s why last month we gave you some alternative ways […]

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3 Legal yet Sneaky Ways to Get Rid of Bad Tenants

Being a landlord is hard work. You deal with property issues, taxes, and much more. But what about when your tenants become the problem? How do you get rid of them? Can you sell your rental property with tenants in it? Well, the good news is that there are recourses. With that, let’s look at […]

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The 5 Biggest Home Renovation Costs to Sell a Home

Congrats! You’re selling your home, and that’s a big deal. Depending on your situation, you can often avoid some home renovation costs. But what is the cost of selling a house and what are the most expensive home repairs? If you sell with a Realtor, they’re going to suggest some updates. And if you haven’t […]

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Moving to the Suburbs During COVID: 3 Benefits of the 2020 Quick Sale

Ah, 2020… what a year you’ve been. You’ve introduced us to masks we can’t simply take off after Trick-or-Treating. You’ve shown us that, Actually, 2019 really wasn’t that bad. In your own way, you’ve also reminded us of the power and beauty of unity. But as the national pandemic numbers rise again, many folks are […]

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Is Selling Your House in an Election Year a Good Idea?

We’re in an election year, and with some homeowners looking to sell, we wanted to give you the facts. Selling your house in an election year can be stressful. And although not always the case, the average person’s biggest asset is their home. So when it comes time to sell, you’re wise to consider all […]

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Should You Renovate Before Selling?

If you are planning to sell your house, you may be wondering if you should renovate before selling. There are lots of things to consider, including if you want to sell the home fast and how much you are able to invest in repairs. Many homeowners think that they will be able to sell their […]

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Tim and Katie Have Done It Again

Tim and Katie, the Fixer Upper Couple from Columbus, OH, have done it again! They have taken an old, neglected house and turned it into a beautiful home for a new family. When you are ready to see an incredible transformation, scroll down to see the before and after photos from the “Linwood Cottage.” 🤩 […]

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What Happens to the Equity in My House When I Sell?

Homeowners have many questions about their home equity in these uncertain times. What happens to the equity in my house when I sell? What is the average equity in a home for Americans? Let’s dive in.

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Who Buys Houses in Columbus? We Do!

When you need to know who buys houses in Columbus and Central Ohio, look no further! Upward Home Solutions offers a wide range of services to help you meet your goals and obligations, sell a house fast, and hang on to your peace of mind throughout. 🤝 Who Buys Houses in Columbus? Direct Home Buyers […]

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Columbus Fair Housing Is on the Rise

Housing is a concern for many people. In fact, shelter is at the very foundation of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. Human beings require access to safe living arrangements. But now, amidst the added difficulty of COVID-19, many folks are more concerned than ever that they won’t have access to fair and affordable housing in Ohio. […]

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