Behind the Scenes in Snohomish Country Real Estate

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Real Estate Agent - John L. Scott
This newsletter addresses behind-the-scenes insights, opinions and news about the real estate market, business and profession in the Snohomish County area northeast of Seattle.
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People and Animals of Southern Black Hills Face High Wildfire Risk for 2013   State Fire Meteorologist Forecast Yesterday South Dakota's State Fire Meteorologist in Rapid City, Darren Clabo, declared the people and animals of the southern Black Hills face a "Well Above Average" risk this spring a...
03/29/2013
Top ten grooming tips to sell your home   Two Things You Must Do to Beat Your Competition in the Housing Market The best ways to sell well are to: 1- Attract more buyers to come to your home to see it, and  2- Let your home sell itself so well that the buyers will worry someone else may buy it fi...
03/28/2013
What is your favorite "digital staging" trick for taking killer glamor shots of your new listings?  Here are some of my favorites...   Artificial Lighting This has been one of my most successful enhancements.  Rather than close the interior doors on rooms on the far side of a room, place a diffus...
03/27/2013
A 10-step plan for disposing of aging parents' possessions when selling their home   When Aging Parents Sell Their Home Many of us have been through this process with our aging parents or an elderly friend.  They  want to know how to sell their home and downsize or move to a senior-living communi...
03/24/2013
Induction hearing loops are now available for Rapid City businesses, homes, churches, restaurants and public buildings     Rapid City Retailer Now Installing Induction Hearing Loops A few days ago we wrote about the "new" induction hearing loop technology that greatly improves the sound-environme...
03/23/2013
Today's 58th High Plains Regional Science and Engineering Fair in Rapid City, Black Hills     Creativity, Science, and Public Speaking About 450 students in middle and high school came to Rapid City to display their projects and give a stand-up presentation of their findings to nearly 100 judges....
03/22/2013
Now it's spring ... "Your hands should smell like dirt."   What Is the Vernal Equinox? According to The Old Farmer's Almanac the vernal equinox occurs at the end of winter when the short days have grown to equal the shrinking long nights, at 12 hours each.   Spring Planting Of course, spring is t...
03/21/2013
So, you want to buy a home with horse property to start a small ranch or farm. "Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you're a thousand miles from the corn field."  Dwight D. Eisenhower Overview This article will give you some critical readings and references.   It is based to...
03/20/2013
How do top real estate agents in Rapid City use the internet to sell homes?   ("This ain't your father's real estate!")   The Basics:  What Gets People to Buy Real Estate in Rapid City SD? Answer: "Buyers get buyers to buy homes."  What I mean by that is, in most every case when some one winds up...
03/19/2013
Isn't That a Quote Football Coach and TV Announcer Don Meredith was Famous for?..."If it's true it ain't braggin'. "  Well, something like that, anyway."Staging:"  Somewhere Between Braggin' n Lie'n?I'm all-in for staging.  I help pay the cost of an initial consult by my staging colleague.  But, ...
03/18/2013
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