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Coming to “Terms” with Real Estate Investing

Have you ever considered investing in real estate? As with all types of investments, there are risks and time horizons that may or may not be consistent with individual goals and objectives. With this in mind, here is a quick overview of some of the different types of real estate investments. Multi-Family Housing: These homes…

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The Best Ways To Save Family Recipes

(And Why You Should Do This Today) Last year my grandmother turned 102 years old, and right before her birthday her three daughters started arguing about her possessions — not her jewelry or her dishes or her furniture, but her 3×5- inch recipe cards. My grandmother was an avid cook. She cooked dinner every day…

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Accident-Proofing Your Home

While you and your family appreciate the many comforts of home, the potential accident risks that exist inside and outside your home may go unnoticed. Here are some simple steps to help convert your home sanctuary into a safer environment for family members and house guests to enjoy: Make sure your smoke alarms are tested…

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Boomers

The Changing Face of ‘Retirement’   My stepmother turned 60 this year — but if you think that means she’s slowing down, think again. She’s in great shape, works in a technical field and volunteers regularly. She’s not planning to “retire” in the traditional sense anytime in the near future, either. She calls it “the new…

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Up On the Green Roof

Especially in parts of the country where the sun shines brightly and temperatures are high, “green” roofs can offer an environmentally friendly, durable, and cost-efficient alternative to conventional roof surfaces, providing a longer roof lifespan, greater acoustic insulation, lower heating and cooling costs, and reduced storm water runoff. While green roofing was first applied to…

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FLOSSING AND PLANNING

Over the last couple months, I’ve reconnected with people and updated them on what I’ve been up to, Based on the name RainierView Advisors, they assume I’m a stockbroker. I’m not.

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THE QUESTION BEHIND THE QUESTION

2015 wrapped up and despite a flat market, RainierView Advisors, LLC (RVA) has definitely made progress. Running a financial planning business is always interesting since the topic will find its way into every other conversation but in different ways.

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