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06/13/2014 | Author: Marty Kramer

Actually, there are many ways homeowners chip away or sink the value of their homes. This MSN Real Estate slide show outlines 14, including keeping an above-ground pool, not getting proper remodeling permits, and closing off the porch.

Your Texas REALTOR® can give you more advice, whether you want to know how to boost the value of your existing home or are looking to buy a home with good resale prospects. If you don’t already have a Texas REALTOR®, use the search on

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