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Your Metropolitan Birmingham, AL Realtor® of choice
Who is Charita Cadenhead
I am a licensed Realtor® in the State of Alabama since 2006, serving the Metro Birmingham market. In 2007, I founded Bham WIiRE (Birmingham Women Investing in Real Estate). Bham WIiRE consisted of women interested in real estate investing, but later the focus expanded to include all women interested in any aspect of the world of real estate. I am co-author of the book *“Sell Your House Fast for the Right Price”*, and has been featured on NuWire.com. I'm an avid blogger on ActiveRain.com with nearly 1300 posts to date, including 94 featured posts as of this writing.
As a trusted and competent Realtor® and a Birmingham Woman Investing in Real Estate (Bham WIiRE). I continually sharpen my skills and I am dedicated to my craft so that your home buying and selling experience is a pleasant one with the least amount of inconvenience and hassle. Every client, without exception, gets the very best service that I have to offer. You'll always get the very best in service. And THAT is my promise to you.
In case you are wondering the WIiRE in Bham WIiREstands for Birmingham Women Investing in Real Estate. Chances are when you see that name or discover what the WIiRE acronym stands for, you don't get the entire picture. Empowering women through real estate is what we're about. That's the focus of Bham WIiRE Realty as it was originally intended.
Many people immediately think that Bham WIiRE's primary focus in on women real estate investors which does not even begin define nor tap the surface of what we're all about.
Birmingham Women Investing in Real Estate if focused on acknowledging women's roles as it relates to real estate. A Birmingham Woman Investing in Real Estate is and can be a:
real estate agent
real estate investor
female head of household
wife, mother, daughter
Don't misunderstand and think that we don't recognize men. If that's what you are thinking, then you are considerably off base. We provide services for men and women alike and seek to be the trusted real estate brokerage for both men and women. However, I recognize that no matter the marital status, it is women who function as the hearth of a home. Even when it comes to married couples, it's typically the wife who is the CEO of the household. Females outpace men in setting household budgets, identifying home improvement needs, as well as family and household planning.
According to an article on Homes.com, 76% of women vs 44% of men consider owning a home to be very important. Statistics like this is the very reason Bham WIiRE exist. Our mission is to reach out to the most powerful (women) to aid in the process of buying and selling of homes for investing and/or personal space for themselves and their families.
We're everywhere you need us to be. When selling your home, nothing means more to you than maximum exposure of your property. I believe in the power of social media to help maximize the potential of getting your home SOLD. Social media gives us an infinite opportunity to connect directly with buyers to bring the greatest amount of exposure to the properties of our sellers. Social media allows us to build trust and confidence with the consuming public. When buyers and sellers discover Bham WIiRE Realty online and in their own social media circles, we've already established a bond.
We're Everywhere You Want to Be!
One Thing About Being in Real Estate...I Couldn't Hide if I Want
Why social media? Real estate is a social business. Networking is how we get a chance to meet people and tell them what we do. It gives us an opportunity to reach out to others and build relationships borne out of mutual respect. Our blog is designed to provide the most useful information to you the buyer and seller public. Post such helpful information allow you to get to konw us and helpful feel comfortable enough to at least investigate the possibility of allowin us to present your best interest in the purchase or sale of your home. If you've read several of my blog post, decide that you'd like to read more, and then decide to subscribe to my blog, you'll actually be getting to know me in the process. When you decide to buy a home or sell the one you own, we hope that we'll be top of mind and feel that we'll give you options and serve you well. And don't we all like to do business with people that we know.
I hope that as your read through my blog, you'll find that I feel like I know you too. I listen to what buyers and sellers ask and want to know and I try my best to deliver this information among the several blogs that I author.
Unlike a lot of real estate companies and agents, I don't just stick your listing on my company's website. No not here. You're listing travels with me. Consider me the town crier. I'll be shouting your listing repeatedly across the World Wide Web and I want everyone to know you're here. So when your friends, family and associates ask: "Anyone know of a good real estate agent in Birmingham?" be sure you mention my name.
I work a great deal with investors, first time home buyers and buyers looking for properties that have already been updated. In addition, we fill and ever increasing need for property management services.
SELLER SERVICES We are Short Sale and Foreclosure Specialist with complete training via Realtor University. We can help you navigator through the complicated short sale and foreclosure process. We work with a team of experts and advisors to help you work in conjunction with your lender. We are not accountants or attorneys and cannot give advice outside of our expertise, but we can point you in the right direction.
LISTING SERVICES Never underestimate the power of networking, advanced technology such as text marketing, real estate magazines where realistically feasible, brochures, questionnaires and much more. During the term of the listing, I keep my finger on the pulse of the market including market shifts, new information to incorporate into my marketing plan to draw buyers. Comparative Market Analysis does not stop when I take the listing. I continually analyze the market to make sure listings stay fresh and on top of current conditions.
BUYER SERVICES What buyers need and want most is information. They want information that will help them feel comfortable about their final decision to buy a house. Most importantly, buyers want to feel like they are working with an agent that they can trust. As an agent with an invested interest in every buyers relationship I take my responsibility very seriously. Our aim is to understand the depth of the buyers experience and seek out what's really important to them. Once I've accomplished that, then I delve deeply into researching the market to uncover the home of their dreams.
AS AN INVESTOR
I buy and rehab properties with first time home buyers in mind. They don't always have a lot of money and great credit scores, but they want and deserve to have decent housing in decent neighborhoods. That's where I come in. My most recent properties have been in Belview Heights.
In a nutshell if you need a good real estate agent in the Metropolitan Birmingham area, then Bham WIiRE Realty is the only call you'll ever ned to make.
Testimonials: What Our Clients Have to Say
Charita Hughley Cadenhead is an excellent real estate person. Very attentive to your needs. When I was purchasing my house Charita called me on everything I needed to know. She was in contact with me even if it was just to say hello. She made it very easy to purchase my home. And she really did the work. If I had to buy another home or sell my home I would only contact Charita. So if any one is interested in doing business with Charita I would recommend her with out a doubt."
It was a joy and pleasure to work with Charita Cadenhead.... Ms. Cadenhead was very thorough with explaining every aspect there is to know about purchasing a home as a first time homeowner. I was very pleased from the beginning to the end with how she handled everything. If you are in the market to buy, rent or sale your home I highly recommend Charita someone who understands your needs, one who is patient and knowledgeable about her profession.
If I had to do it all over again, I would definitely choose Charita Cadenhead with Bham WiIRE, Realty to help me find a home again. I recommend her to all my family and friends because a friend referred me to her. My experience with Charita, was awesome she provided great quality professional service with a friendly smile and great attitude. She is always on time for every meeting and just a phone call away. My relationship with Charita Cadenhead and Bham WiIRE Realty, didn't just end the day I closed on my house because she send cards, call or e-mail just to check on you and she is still there to answer any questions I may still have about my home " Thanks so much for going above and beyond my expectations" Tynice Smiley Birmingham, Al
I'm a real estate investor and without question, I know that I can always can count on Charita to identify quality properties in areas where people still want to live regardless to whether they are renting or buying. Charita is an investor too and she knows and understands the investor's mindset. She has lived up to her promise that she would not recommend to me any property that she would not want in her own portfolio. I've experienced firsthand that Charita puts her clients needs before her own and I not only like that, I admire and respect that as well. Don Carter
Thanks Charita! You have really helped to make this as stress free as possible. I appreciate you hanging in there with me. I know I can be persistent!.......Yes, you did a good job. I appreciate your knowledge and the expertise. I will be sure to recommend you to some of my friends. I have a couple of friends that would like to purchase and I told them about you and they said once I complete my deal they would probably contact you. S.B Birmingham
Our experience with Bham WIiRE Realty has truly been a blessing. We started working with Ms. Cadenhead around Jan. 2010. The same day I called her and left her a message, she returned my called almost immediately. The same day we had an appointment along with a list of properties to review and access to bhammls site which she setup to meet our needs. Before reviewing properties Mrs. Cadenhead would take a drive by the property and review it to make sure it would meet the expectations of what we were looking for. She was always open and honest to us in our search. She didn't try to sell us anything we didn't want. I know at times the process was a little tough, but she never let it show. Her comments were always, "I'm going to find you a house". Well I was always interested in the McCalla area but my husband didn't agree. She asked why don't we call and make an appointment and take a drive down. Well we did and we both were sold.
I can truly say Charita Cadenhead is an outstanding person to work with, and she is very very proactive. Her response time is almost instantly. She never stops working for you! T. Means-Perry
"Charita has been a very dependable, hard working and creative real estate agent and proporty manager. She is well organized and timely. I would not hesitate to reccommend her to a friend or family member." Service Category: Real Estate Agent; Year first hired: 2006 (hired more than once); Top Qualities: Great Results, Expert, High Integrity S. Meleth
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