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CENTURY 21 Alliance Realty Group's Blog

The Inaugural Hudson Valley Tattoo Fest Starts March 29

Are you tired of doing the same old things? Looking for something a little bit different? You're in luck! In just two short weeks, Poughkeepsie will be hosting a brand-new event, the 1st annual Hudson Valley Tattoo Fest! This three-day show will bring over 200 tattoo artists from around the globe together in one spot. Plus, there will be tons of live music, delicious food & drinks, vendors, contests, prizes, ice skating, and more! It all starts on Friday, March 29th at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center.

Save Money by Shopping for the Best Mortgage Rate

When shopping for a particular item, everyone is always on the lookout for the best deal, especially if it's an expensive purchase. This rule holds true for things like shoes, appliances, and cars, but many home buyers fail to shop around when it comes to the most expensive item of all: a mortgage. Freddie Mac recently analyzed just how much money buyers are losing out on over the course of their loan by failing to get multiple quotes, and the number wasn't cheap! In fact, they found that getting just one extra quote saves the average borrower over $1,400!

 

High Heating Bill? Here Are Some Potential Culprits

Does your heating bill seem unreasonably high? Many factors, such as the size of your home, heating source, and daily habits, all play major roles in determining how much energy your particular home requires to stay warm; that being said, if you find that you're paying more than comparable friends are, there could be some issue with your home that's costing you heat (and money). Keep reading to learn about a few of the likely culprits!