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Even though Rascal and I have enjoyed some good one on one time during the Sunday open houses we have spent together, the conversations have grown repetitive and we have run out of things to talk about. I sense that he is getting impatient and is ready to move.
His owners just installed bamboo hardwood flooring in the family, living-room and dining room replacing the hunter green carpeting that might have been the deal breaker for some who toured this Kingswood Estates two story three bedroom home prior to this upgrade. This change has made a world of difference (5 comments)
The majority of Realtors will invest more patience on mantaining relationships with past clients than we ever do with the people who could very well be our next clients.
Mantaining a connection with past clients is important and good business practice as the potential for referral business can provide Realtors with a flow of new business. I have known Realtors who in the twilight years of their careers relied completely on referrals from past clients for their business.
But realistically when will you benefit most from the information a Realtor has to offer, before or after you buy? Most people want to (2 comments)
Our parks, walking trails and beaches along Kempenfelt Bay are well regarded and this summer they have been appreciated as well as any other with the 30 degree plus temperatures of late. Barrie Ontario is known to be at the center of just about every outdoor activity for all seasons and rarely a weekend goes by between May and September without an outdoor festival that draws hundreds of thousands of people annually to take it all in. This weekend, July 8th through 11th is the Annual Ribfest and Craft Beer show. The ribs are always world class and (0 comments)
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