FROM I DO TO SOLD

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From I do to sold, newlyweds equate to over half of first time home buyers. It makes sense! When you put two hearts together, the time comes to find a home in which to nourish that love. If you and your spouse are ready to fall in love with the perfect house together, here are five tips to make sure … Read More

FALL LEAVES BRING SOLD SIGNS

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Fall leaves bring sold signs if Home Sellers know how to put the right conditions into place. Summer has come to an end and you may think you have lost the opportunity to sell and need to wait until next summer. That is far from the truth! Although it is not as hectic with the swarm of buyers as the … Read More

DON’T REPLACE YOUR AGENT WITH THE INTERNET

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Don’t replace your agent with the internet as if real estate can fit a specific mold. With the influx of new technology and web based solutions, it isn’t surprising that everything is quickly moving towards the era of the internet. From sites such as Uber and Grubhub, we generally can pull up our phones or laptops to order what we … Read More

4 GREAT REASONS TO BUY A HOME NOW

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Here are 4 great reasons to buy a home now instead of waiting. 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have appreciated by 6.9% over the last 12 months. The same report predicts that prices will continue to increase at a rate of 4.8% over the next year. The bottom in home … Read More

5 REASONS TO LIST YOUR HOME NOW

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As the temperature rises, buyers are coming out ready to purchase their dream home. Inventory is still below historic numbers and demand is strong. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity for you and your family. Here are five reasons to list your home now. 1. Demand is Strong Foot traffic refers to the number of people out actually physically … Read More

DRONE PHOTOGRAPHY CAN HELP SELL YOUR LUXURY HOME

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Whether or not drone photography can help sell your luxury home is a topic I am beginning to hear more often on listing appointments. Today’s home buyers understand their buying options better than ever before. They are able to research prices, browse listings, and investigate other important factors before making the first call to a real estate agent. For this reason, … Read More

WHAT IS A BUYER AGENCY AGREEMENT ?

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What is a buyer agency agreement? It is a contract between a Realtor and buyer, which says that when negotiating a home purchase, the Realtor will represent the buyer’s best interests. They will provide their buyer client with ADVICE and KNOWLEDGE that will help the buyer make the BEST decision when it is time to make an offer on a home. Why Sign … Read More