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Amazon is easily the most convenient way to purchase products, not only because of its timeliness with Amazon Prime, but also because of the home delivery services. With everyone following this trend, though, it makes it easier for people to steal products sitting outside homes.   There are a few ways to limit, or even[…]

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As a homeowner, you receive a notice annually regarding taxes for your property and you may be wondering how property taxes are determined. Well, Dakota County has an excellent “Property Tax 101” resource that provides insight into factors that affect property taxes. Here are factors that go into determining property taxes: The market value of[…]

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Living in a townhome or condo provides another level of community involvement beyond living in a single-family home.   There are many different opportunities to volunteer as a leader in your association. The most prominent role is as the president of the board of directors, the governing body responsible for the management of the association.[…]

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  Even as an individual, you can make a difference in reducing the use of the earth’s natural resources.   According to the Sustainable Housing Foundation, sustainability is important because “our global future depends on it.” The Sustainable Housing Foundation also notes that three interconnected issues are the roots of the need for sustainable living:[…]

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