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5 THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND WHEN RELOCATING TO BIRMINGHAM ALABAMA

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Are you thinking about relocating to Birmingham Alabama? Frequently called “The Magic City” because it seemed to appear out of nowhere in the 1800s and grow into a thriving metropolitan area, Birmingham is a fantastic place to build a life. Over the years, Birmingham has attracted visitors and relocators alike, thanks to the delightful restaurant scene, friendly people, and exceptional …

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GET THE BEST LISTING PHOTOS FOR YOUR HOME

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If you want to get the best listing photos for your home, you need to prepare your house before the photographer is scheduled. Professional photographers are hired to highlight the most appealing aspects of a home, but they can only photograph what is there. They do not move things around, stage rooms, or remove trash. It is up to the …

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CLEANING TIPS 101 BEFORE LISTING A HOME

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Before you list your home for sale, you’ll want to use this checklist of cleaning tips to ensure a sparkling home for prospective buyers. A dirty house isn’t appealing. You won’t get a good offer, if  your home is not in top shape for marketing photos or home buyers touring the property. Here are the top cleaning tips to get …

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WHEN TO HIRE LUXURY HOME MOVERS

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Knowing when to hire luxury home movers versus a typical moving company can be a dilemma. Once your home is sold, you will need to consider the best way to transport your personal belongings. Moving across country, or even across town, can be a very expensive and stressful undertaking. Everyone likes to save money where they can, but sometimes being …

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TOP LUXURY LISTING AGENTS TOP 3 WAYS TO SELL PROPERTY

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Top luxury listing agents top 3 ways to sell property are: making a stylish and upscale presentation of your luxury home social media distribution across various social media platforms luxury and international marketing. Fine luxury homes deserve special attention to detail and a comprehensive marketing strategy. When marketing a luxury property, only the latest technology will do to market a …

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LUXURY RANCH RENOVATIONS

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Luxury ranch renovations are popping up everywhere these days. After years of McMansions with tremendous square footage, and new construction homes on tiny lots, consumers have begun to realize that there is a lot to be said for the ranch house. Many home buyers are purchasing them and spending in excess of $100,000 to make them into dream homes. Across …

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1041 ROYAL MILE BIRMINGHAM AL 35242 LOT 710 GREYSTONE LEGACY

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1041 ROYAL MILE BIRMINGHAM AL 35242 LOT 710 GREYSTONE LEGACY is one of the finest lots available on which to build your dream home. Located behind the gates of the Legacy Golf Course, this beautiful basement lot on the golf course is ideal for a luxury home with a pool.  Minimum square footage on the main level must be no …

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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 …

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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 …