With the housing market improving in some regions of the country, many people are becoming new homeowners.

If you're among the new property owners, congratulations. You've just taken another step up the American-dream ladder and are a homeowner. Along with the joy of painting, plumbing and yard work, you now have some new tax considerations.

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