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Graduation season is upon us. Are you looking for a basic gift that might actually be useful for the grad in your life? Whether they’re graduating high school or college, this list will help you pick a gift that doesn’t end up collecting dust. Noise Cancelling Earphones- Not only are these great for drowning out the chaos of the dorm while your grad is trying to study, they can be linked to their device to listen to music and make phone calls. There’s all kinds of options availabl... read more
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Summer To-Do List for Your Home

Posted by Kate Spears on April 27, 2017 in No Category
With summer looming, it’s time to start planning your summer honey-do list. From some simple seasonal maintenance to awesome creative endeavors, this honey-do list has a little bit of everything. Here are a few ideas you might want to tackle. Ceiling Fans- Get out the step stool and clean your ceiling fan blades. Keeping your fan blades clean will reduce the amount of dust in your home. You can also find cleaning devices at your local home improvement store that let you give your fan a good c... read more
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It’s never easy coping with the loss of a parent or loved one. Taking the next steps to determine what happens to their home is often a challenging part of settling their affairs. Being prepared is crucial in making the process go as smoothly as possible. Perhaps you have inherited property after the death of a loved one. Here are some tips for preparing to deal with the sale of an inherited home. Consult With Professionals- If you want to make the process go as smoothly as possible, don&... read more
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What to Do Before Moving to a New City

Posted by Kate Spears on March 29, 2017 in No Category
According to the 2016 NAR Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, the most commonly cited reason sellers gave for selling their home was that it was too small (18%), which was followed by the desire to move closer to friends and family (15%), and a job relocation (14%). For sellers who moved the greatest distances, the primary reason was to relocate for a job. Moving to a new town or city can be an intimidating experience, but with a little research and exploration, you can make it an exciting adventure. ... read more
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Ways to Be a Good Neighbor

Posted by Kate Spears on March 10, 2017 in No Category
Recently, CBWW attended the City of Knoxville Neighborhood Conference. We were proud to be a sponsor for this great event, and we enjoyed meeting so many neighbors from neighborhoods around the area. We even put together a fun video featuring some of these neighbors and what they said they loved about their neighborhoods. Check out our video by clicking here.Being at this event got us thinking about what it means to be a good neighbor. These days, it can be tough to maintain meaningful connections with th... read more
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