Moving? Here Are 10 Tips to Prepare for Your Move.

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Are you planning to make move in the near future? Are you already in the process of selling your house and/or purchasing your new home? If you have a big move ahead of you, it’s smart to start planning as soon as possible. Here are some moving tips to consider: 1. Don’t Wait It’s easy […]

What Can We Expect from Real Estate in 2022?

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As 2021 comes to an end, it’s time to reflect on everything that has happened in this crazy year. It’s also time to start looking ahead to 2022 and what we might expect from the real estate market.  Recovering from the Market Pause We saw a significant market “pause” in 2020 due to the uncertainty […]

Which Renovations to Consider When Selling Your Home

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If you are planning to sell your house in the near future, you will want to take the steps to get your home ready for the market. Sometimes, it just takes some cleaning, minor repairs and home staging to make your house show ready. However, there are other bigger investments you may want to consider. […]

How Do Mortgage Rates Affect Home Buyers and Sellers?

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If you are planning to buy or sell a home (or both) in the near future, it’s always a good idea to keep your eye on mortgage rates. Understand the trends, project potential rate changes and know how they will affect your move. Mortgage interest rates have a significant impact on the real estate market. […]

Real Estate Market Thoughts: Q4 2021

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As we finish out the final quarter of 2021, it’s time to take stock of everything that has happened so far this year. It’s also a perfect time to look ahead to the rest of the year and predict what to expect in 2022. Of course, nobody could have predicted the roller coaster we experienced […]

Why it’s Important to Choose the Right Real Estate Professional

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As a home buyer or seller, you have many important decisions to make. Perhaps none is more important than choosing to work with a Realtor®—and even more importantly, choosing the right real estate agent to represent you throughout your home purchase or sale! Why to Hire a Realtor® First, let’s talk about why it is […]

State of the Real Estate Market

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The real estate data is in for the second quarter of 2021. It was a market like nothing we’d ever quite seen before. The uncertain times of the pandemic reminded people that there’s no more certain investment than real estate, plus there was a unique combination of factors that made the market extremely fast-paced. Unique […]

It’s Time to Reset Your Home Selling Expectations

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We’ve all been hearing stories from family, friends and news anchors about the “crazy” real estate market of this past year. It’s been a red hot seller’s market and houses are selling easier than toilet paper and hand sanitizer were during early days of the pandemic. All you have to do is list your home […]

Home Sellers: How to Take Advantage of the Market Pause

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Buyer activity has been tapering off in recent months. We are no longer in quite the real estate frenzy of late 2020 and early 2021. What was once one of the strongest seller’s markets we’ve ever seen is gradually coming back down to earth. This is natural, and it is not surprising at all. The […]

I Am a Move-Up Buyer. What Should I Do in This Seller’s Market?

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They say there are two sides to every story, and there are always two sides to every real estate transaction. There is a buyer and a seller. In most cases, people are both buyers and sellers simultaneously. You are selling one home and using that equity toward the purchase of a new one. Whether you […]