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By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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I've recently had my first encounter with a buyer who insisted on working for themselves and I wish I could say it was a great experience. Luckily for the buyers, I represented patient sellers, I am a competent agent with integrity and selling a fabulous property. It was a lot of work on my part,...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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This is one house you don't want to miss!Sunday, June 11, 2017 2:00 - 4:00pmBe prepared to be bombarded by friends & family when they hear you have a heated in-ground pool! Your outdoor amenity includes a private, fenced backyard backing onto a greenbelt, a pool house and a setting that has a res...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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 The current trends are all about utilizing rich color, maximizing texture and creating comfortable interiors you can’t wait to relax in. Use these trends to get inspired to makeover your home’s interiors and create spaces you love that also appeal to your personal style. Remember, if you plan to...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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5 Reasons to Sell Before the Selling Season Picks Up A common thought in real estate is never list your home in the winter offseason. Perpetuated by industry experts, agents and repeat sellers alike, this saying encourages many would-be sellers to wait until the spring peak to list their homes. H...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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 One of the most common questions we get at this time of year is, “What’s going on in the market?” It’s not just potential buyers and sellers who are curious; homeowners always want reassurance their home’s value is going up. While the state of the real estate market depends on where you live, on...

By Larry Matthews, Larry Matthews AMP DAC
(Hants Realty Limited)
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Need help getting a mortgageNeed help getting a mortgage with bad creditHow to improve your creditHow to improve your credit rating Although I am better known as a Realtor(TM) and Appraiser I am also a licensed mortgage broker. I became a mortgage broker to better understand the aspects of financ...

By Larry Matthews, Larry Matthews AMP DAC
(Hants Realty Limited)
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 Carroll's Corner Home For SaleAntrim Home For SaleHalifax County Home For sale891 McMullin Road$93,500 MLSCozy 2 Bedroom + den log bungalow on quiet road. Open concept, exposed wood, full basement ideal for finishing. Come and explore the potential today. Property being sold as is. Schedule A to...

By Larry Matthews, Larry Matthews AMP DAC
(Hants Realty Limited)
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635 HIGH Road, Fall River, NS, B2T 1E8  This immaculate 5 bedroom 3 bath home is an entertainer's dream come true! Every detail has been taken care of. The main level features a beautiful kitchen that would be a chef's dream! Everything from granite counter tops to gas range, a large pantry, brea...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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8 Smart Home Technology Trends that Can Save You Money The ‘smart home’ is the new ‘internet of things’, or objects that can serve you better by communicating with each other or directly with you through apps on your smart phone. In the ideal version of the wired future, all of our appliances an...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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Okay, you made one of the most important decisions in your life: you’re buying a home! You found your ideal home. It’s in your desired neighborhood, close to everything you love, you dig its design and feel, and you’re ready to finalize the deal.But, whoa … wait a minute! Buying a home isn’t like...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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 Maybe your dream home has the intricate details that you usually find only in older construction - wainscoting and crown molding in the interior, the front porch with a swing, an older tree shading the back yard, and the white picket fence. Or maybe your dream home has all the conveniences of mo...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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The second quarter of 2016 compared to that of 2015 produces no earth shattering numbers here but there's no bad news either with the exception of a meager 2% decline in sales volume. It's always great to see a decline in the number of days on market and number of months of inventory available. T...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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  Despite the grim economic outlook for some industries, one sector is gaining viability -- real estate. According to the 2016 Emerging Trends in Real Estate, which was released by the Urban Land Institute earlier this year, trends such as “18-hour cities” and millennial parents increasing moving...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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 How strong is your credit? Cleaning up your credit is essential before you make any major financial moves. Having a bad score can hurt your chances of being able to open a credit card, apply for a loan, purchase a car, or rent an apartment.It is especially important to have clean credit before y...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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It looks like our market is making a slow improvement over last year. Perhaps the worst is over?

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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YEAR-TO-YEAR COMPARISON REPORT - FIRST QUARTER 2016Statistics for single family homes in the Halifax Regional Municipality, comparing to 2015 statistics There's a lot of optimism for our real estate marketplace this year and so far, it seems busy. I say that because our "Spring Season" started ea...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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How to Amp Up The Resale Value of Your Home Whether you're putting your home on the market this year or in the next five years, it is a smart decision to start building your home's resale value now. Here are some ways to create a comfortable home while making it easier to put more money into your...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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Winning Home Buying Strategies and Secrets from Industry Insiders  Thinking about buying a home? Since it’s likely the single biggest investment you will ever make, being prepared will help you make a smarter purchase decision. Don’t make an offer until you read and understand these real estate i...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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How to Get Homebuyers to Pay More and Not Walk Away. Most homebuyers want move-in ready. Let’s face it, cheap borrowing costs, busy lifestyles and home improvement shows make demands and raised expectations. If you’re in a slow market, you need to do your best to give them what they want if you w...

By Tina Parker, CNE, REDM, SRES, CSP Home Staging REALTOR, Halifax
(Royal LePage Atlantic)
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According to the most recent HomeGain.com survey of 500 real estate agents, lightening and brightening ranked second highest of home improvements that yield the best return on investment at 299%!The ultimate goal in preparing your home for sale is to walk into a room and feel peaceful and calm. A...

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