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By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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 When buyers search for homes online, they typically type in a few criteria such as the required number of bedrooms and bathrooms.The resulting search results are invariably grouped in price brackets, often displayed in $10,000 or $25,000 increments.What's crucial to understand here is that these...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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 Perception and reality can often be very different.This is especially true in the homes market with a commonly held expectation that first time buyers need to find 20% of the value of their desired residence.Well if that's been your perception, we're so happy to kindly suggest that you think aga...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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 At Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams, we'd be the first to agree that technology is a wonderful thing for the real estate business.We have a very strong internet presence (this website and blog being a prime example), we send out electronic property flyers and carry out highly targeted email...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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It's February already and doubtless many of you are now more seriously considering either buying a home for the first time, upgrading or even downsizing.Wherever you stand in that equation, today we'd like to make five suggestions that will help you make the best decisions when it comes to defini...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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A lot is always made of how things seem to be more expensive than ever. Well, it's true that the cost of so many of life's essentials has gone up in recent years, but is this a completely true perspective?In 1991 it took almost 60% of the average family's budget to buy a home. Fast forward to tod...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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  The thought of the long term commitment of a mortgage can of course be frightening, but if you're renting, in many ways you're already paying what amounts to a mortgage.Problem is, you are building the equity of your landlord every time you pay your rent.And consider this - if you stay in the h...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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 We won't paper over the cracks, choosing a home can be a nightmare - if the process is not handled in an organized and thorough manner.Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams exists to make the path to home ownership as smooth as possible, turning a nightmare into a pleasant dream.We're experts in...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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 Every month, we devote a whole blog to the latest monthly real estate statistics published by the Greater Albuquerque Association of Realtors (click here for the most recent post).Today we'd like to take a somewhbat wider angle view by looking at the findings of the GAAR's recent review of the 4...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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The majority of home buyers are first time purchasers.This means that if your home fits the likely profile of a rookie home owner's needs, you really should ensure that it is being effectively marketed to this crucial sector.Two thirds of first timers choose a home between 1000 and 2000 square fe...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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At Everest Peak, we aim to make the entire process easy and enjoyable, using a simple six point plan to get you into the home of your dreams: -1. Hire Us - We will sit down with you to examine market conditions and what you need from your next home.2. Secure Financing - We will put you in touch w...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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Did you know that Thomas Edison tried and failed no less than 10,000 times to create the light bulb!Imagine where we would all be if he had stopped at Attempt #9,999...The same may perhaps may hold true if you have tried and failed to sell your home recently. What if you gave it just one more sho...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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An approach by a broker offering you a hefty discount for selling your home is, of course, going to grab your attention.But consider this - that extra one or two percent you saved may actually cost you a sale...Houses listed with discount brokers are historically more likely to expire, end up uns...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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 You'd expect us to tell you that we can sell your home at the best value possible. What you really need to know, however, is how we can do that.Here are four key aspects of the Everest Peak approach that are getting results in the Albuquerque area right now: -Robust Pricing Strategy - We'll ensu...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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How are those New Year resolutions going?It would be a reasonable bet that a lot of people will have resolved to do a better job of controlling household expenditure in 2016. Let's face it, no matter what the rate of inflation is, we all know that everything seems to get progressively more expens...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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 It's plain common sense that homes in fine condition are much more likely to sell quickly, but what you might not already know is that there has been some specific research applied in this regard.According to a survey carried out by Keller Williams, homes in good to excellent condition sold 18 d...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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It is very tempting to view as many homes as you can in your search, but is playing the numbers game really the best way to go house hunting in the Albuquerque area?Consider some very revealing statistics uncovered by Keller Williams research into this question.It was discovered that the vast maj...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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When embarking on the search for the perfect home, you are very strongly advised to get pre-qualified for a home loan. If you're wondering why, just read the following very compelling reasons for doing so: -A better relationship with the sellerYou need to sell yourself to the seller. You'll stand...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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As the saying goes: “you never get a second opportunity to make a first impression” and how true it is in so many aspects of life.This very much applies to selling your home too and during the past few blogs we’ve examined the significant impact that good and bad pricing and presentation has on t...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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In these blogs, we often explain the importance of teaming up with a suitably qualified, experienced and successful realtor very early in your selling or buying process.With 2016 expected to be the best year in real estate for a decade, it's also important that you find a realtor who will be able...
By Manish Chanda, Albuquerque and Santa Fe Area Real Estate
(Everest Peak Realty @ Keller Williams)
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In a previous blog, we explored eight great reasons to become an Albuquerque area first time buyer right now.We hope we inspired some would-be house owners to think very seriously about taking the big step of finding a home of their own.Today, we'd like to offer some simple strategies to help you...

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