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Why buy a parking spot if you don’t have a car?

Dear David, My wife and I have lived in our house since our kids were young. Now they’re grown, and we are retired. We’ve decided to purchase a new-construction condo that should be ready in about two years. It’s one of the largest units in the building, and is set right on the transit line.

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Should I sell my rental property to the tenants?

Dear David, My wife and I have owned a rental property for 30 years. We paid it off some time ago, but are retiring soon and no longer want to manage it. Our long-term tenants have expressed an interest in buying the home and say they have a large down payment. How do we go

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Should you paint before you sell?

Dear David, Our youngest got married and moved back home so he and his wife can save for a condo. Space is tight, so we’re looking for a place with an in-law suite. We’re getting our current home ready to sell, and the bolder accent walls could use a coat of paint. My husband thinks

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