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What to Look for when Viewing a Home

Shopping for a home is a little like shopping for a car. Unless you know what to look for, you risk being swayed by first impressions and buying something that does not truly meet your needs. For example, you might fall in love with the recreation room and unconsciously overlook the ...

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For Sale By Owner – Good Idea or a Nightmare?

We’re in a strong seller’s market – What does that mean? Currently, we are in an extraordinarily strong seller’s market.  There are far more buyers looking to buy houses than there are houses for sale.  When this happens, low supply and high demand, prices tend to shoot up and buyers are ...

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How to Sell your Home Super Fast

If you put your home on the market, chances are you want it to sell quickly. However, there are certain circumstances in which sellers don’t just want their home to sell quickly, they actually need it to sell super fast. This may be due to a sudden relocation, the purchase ...

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Why is selling a home so stressful?

For some people, just the thought of selling their home is stressful under normal circumstances.  Add in the safety concerns about COVID-19 and that stress can be enough to bring you to tears. The stresses of selling a home can be caused by a multitude of things. What is the RIGHT ...

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Diffusing Disputes with Neighbors

Even if you live in a beautiful home in a great community, a dispute with a neighbor can make living there a miserable experience. That’s why it makes sense to settle such disputes quickly and amicably. How do you do that? Here are some tips: Deal with the issue quickly. It’s tempting ...

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Thinking about selling a home? How working with an SRS can greatly benefit you.

When you decide that sell your home, you'll need to be careful when choosing an agent to represent you.  After all, this is most likely the sale of the most expensive thing that you own, so you want to make sure that the person marketing your home and representing you ...

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Planning to buy a home? I have some great tools to help you.

For most people, buying a home is usually the largest purchase that you'll ever make.  So when making such a purchase, having a knowledgeable, experienced agent working for you has advantages that go beyond measure.  You want someone who can educate you in the process, offer advice and suggestions, and ...

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Understanding how Homes are Priced

Whether you plan on putting your home on the market someday soon, or you’re just interested in how much your property is worth from an investment perspective, it makes sense to know how homes are priced. When a home goes on the market, there is an overwhelmingly high probability that it ...

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Viewing your Home From a Buyer’s Perspective

There is an old adage in marketing and sales: Before trying to sell something, you need to put yourself in the buyer’s shoes. When it’s time to sell your home, you’ll need to do the same thing. Imagine that you’re the potential buyer and then view your property from that ...

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The Great Conjuntion of 2020 – Everything you need to know

What is the Great Conjunction of 2020 and how you can see it. You may have heard about the “Great Conjunction” or the “Christmas Star” that will be visible on January 21, 2020.  Hopefully, this will explain the basics of what this event is and why it is so special. So here’s ...

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