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Construction Financing – How to Finance Your Remodel – SF Bay Area

Obtaining funds for your home remodel does not have to be difficult with some basic construction financing knowledge. There are many options for to finance your remodel. Construction loans, including a Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC), a cash-out refinance, a Federal Housing Administration (FHA) 203k, or a more conventional renovation loan. To better inform …

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Why Are Remodeling Bids So Different for the Same Job?

Homeowners are often surprised by wildly differing remodeling bids. After all, it’s the same house, the same job, and the same parameters. However, the contractor bids often come in at dramatically different prices. Why is this? Shouldn’t bids be similar across the board? Not necessarily. We’ll look at some of the factors that influence remodeling …

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How to Get Around High Lumber Prices

The pandemic has brought about shortages in virtually every industry, from cleaning supplies to automobiles to, of course, construction materials. Even though lumber prices are expensive, it doesn’t necessarily mean you need to put off the home renovations you’ve been planning.  You can consider rethinking your renovation plans to use other materials and achieve a …

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