Gary Poppens's Blog

Real Estate Agent - Keller Williams Sioux Falls - 13547



Since I've been a Realtor for only a few years things come up that I like to run by someone for another opinion or advice. In our office, which is relatively small compared to others, we have a resource expert that has a vast array of knowledge that amazes me. Every office has one of these and if...
As I ponder the upcoming new year on the last day of 2008 I think to myself did I do all I wanted to do? Did I treat people like I should have, have I made a difference in the work place, did my family get the time and love they deserve, did I renew my ambition to make 2009 a better and more pros...
                     Why is it that some homes sit on the market for a year while others sell like hot cakes?  Frustrated sellers will blame a bad market, while a good real estate professional will tell you that many times, a slow sale is often attributed to the listing price.               If a ...
       In many parts of the country, selling a home during the winter months can be a challenge.  Dreary, cold weather and the end-of-the-year holidays can keep buyers away and heighten fears of your home staying on the market longer than expected.      However, there are a few things you can do ...
Last night I was watching a program on TV that made me think, and at the same time irritated me that it was on the tube. It was about a normal middle age family man that had a tragedy happen in his life and as the story played out he blamed himself, and didn't get any comfort or support from his ...
The other evening my wife and I attended the Christmas program at Church in which our 4 year old granddaughter took part in. We are blessed to have our two daughters living in the same city as we do, so we see them and the grandchildren often. As I sat there and listened to the program it brought...
As I came home from work looking forward to a relaxing evening at home I was rudely met by the extreme coolness of the house, if it were July everything would be just great, but the calendar read Dec 4th. the joy of returning home was quickly extinguished just as the flame of my furnace was. What...

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