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@Home: Hurricane Tips For Your Home

Posted by Suzzanne Cousins on May 3, 2019 4:22:20 PM

June 1 marks the start of the annual hurricane season, and for the next five to six months we will be looking out for storm watches and hurricane forecasts. In the meantime, why not get your home prepared for the season? Here are a few tips to get your home ready to weather any storm:

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Topics: Quick Tips, Investment, Spruce up, Safety, Insurance, home, Jamaican, Real Estate

@Home: 7 Ways To Refresh Your Kids’ Rooms

Posted by Suzzanne Cousins on Apr 29, 2019 7:45:22 PM

It is no surprise that children get bored easily and fast! The best way to keep your child oohing and awing over their room is to make it a space they can call their own. Bright colours, functional storage and their personal touch, can turn any dull room into your child’s hideaway and paradise.

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Topics: Insider, Family Life, Homeownership, Quick Tips, Home decor, DIY, Fix up, Spruce up, home, Jamaican, Real Estate

@Home: How To Choose The Right Pet For You

Posted by Suzzanne Cousins on Apr 11, 2019 12:17:58 AM

Pet owners all over the world can attest to not being very sure what type of pet best suited their lifestyle, but when they found their ideal pet they get hooked for life. So, how can you determine the best pet for you? Get a pet you can C.A.R.E. One you can take good CARE of, you can AFFORD, you RESPECT and you can ENTERTAIN.

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Topics: home, Jamaica, Real Estate, Pet Care

Ho, Ho, Home: 7 Easy DIY Holiday Décor Ideas For Your Home

Posted by Tanaka Roberts on Dec 8, 2017 9:16:36 AM

It’s that time of year again when you break out your ornaments and make it a very merry affair. As early as October, we’ve seen holiday decorations slowly being hung everywhere we turn. Before you go crazy, shopping for every decorative item under the sun trying to show off your holiday spirit, perhaps you can consider creating some on your own. Since the season is all about family and spending quality time together, you can use D-I-Y projects as an opportunity to bond. Here are some easy to do and inexpensive ideas to create with your loved ones:

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Topics: Insider, Quick Tips, Holiday Gifts, DIY, holidays, home, Christmas, Jamaica, Real Estate

Make It Home: How To Buy Your Second Home

Posted by Kristofferson Nunes on Jul 31, 2017 2:53:47 PM

Are you thinking about buying a second home? Whether you're looking for an investment property, a getaway, or a place to eventually retire, plan to seriously consider these 7 essential steps. 

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Topics: Homeownership, Investment, home, Dispora, Jamaica, Jam Rock, Vacation, Real Estate

#Jamaica: Six Things To Know About Red Hills

Posted by Suzzanne Cousins on Jul 7, 2017 4:26:53 PM

 Let’s face it, living on a hill, overlooking Jamaica sounds like a dream we all want to be a part of. Well, here are a few things to note about Red Hills:

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Topics: Insider, Family Life, Homeownership, Investment, home, Jamaica, Jam Rock, Real Estate

Make It Home: Is It Wise To Invest in Real Estate? Here are 7 Reasons It Might Be.

Posted by WIHCON Insider on Mar 9, 2016 2:06:48 PM

Does investing in real estate pay off? The debate continues, some say buying a home is a smart move, but uncertain economic times cause others to see buying a home as high risk. But investing in a home is always a wise financial decision - as long as you make a sound choice, purchasing a house with characteristics that make it marketable.

1. Your home is a major life investment.

That's right. You will always need somewhere to live; you might as well own it. Think of your future and the stability you would like to offer to yourself and your family. Starting early and remaining disciplined means that someday rent will no longer be an expense, and you can rest assured that when you pay off your mortgage, you will have a permanent and comfortable space of your own. Changes or increases in your income can happen throughout your career, which can make your first-home mortgage even more manageable eventually.

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Topics: Insider, Homeownership, home, Real Estate

#Jamaica: 8 Reasons You Need To Move To Jamaica!

Posted by WIHCON Insider on Feb 18, 2016 12:55:17 PM

The famous saying goes "Nowhere better than yard", and there are several reasons you should consider moving back home. Jamaica has a soul, filled with cultures and nuances that are hard to find anywhere else in the world even if we have our challenges.

Living abroad? Consider moving back home! 

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Topics: Family Life, Homeownership, Investment, home, Dispora, Jamaica, Jamaican, Jam Rock, Vacation, Real Estate

Make It Home: 7 Tips For Saving Towards Your First Home

Posted by WIHCON Insider on Jan 20, 2016 4:21:43 PM

Saving towards your first home requires a focused approach and patience. Now is the time to begin working towards your goals. Every day is a chance to make a fresh start, aligning your actions which will lead to the greater good. "Rome was not built in a day," but with a few tips, you will be able to gain and make progress. 

Save A Little Every Month

It may sound confusing, but setting aside a portion of your income early on will add up when considering your future homeownership goals. Try to make a budget that includes necessities, entertainment, health and determine how much you can afford to put aside. Approaching your budget with discipline will pay off in the long run.

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Topics: Insider, Homeownership, Quick Tips, Investment, Jamaica, Real Estate

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WIHCON is dedicated to promoting a vision for aspiring and current homeowners by sharing ideas on issues that directly relates to their everyday challenges. 

It's our hope that you will find items which you can relate to and apply to everyday life, making the ordinary and mundane, extraordinary.

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