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OK...it's my night to get them all out. I just had to share this story about what happened with a buyer I showed a house to recently. I was in a house with a whole family (I'm talking husband, wife, parents, 3 kids and two cousins) and the listing agent was present with us. He wasn't actually sho...
I've had my real estate license for a little over 2 years now. I started part time and really didn't do a whole lot until recently, when I went full time. I have a few clients and really enjoy being a buyer's agent. I took a client out recently to show some houses and was greeted by the listing a...
Check out this new listing!! 3BR, 1BA with hardwood floors throughout, plenty of natural woodwork and two nice decks in the back for relaxing or for entertainment. You can also save on the flood insurance so common in this area as flood insurance isn't required for this house. Check out this and ...
I just listed a house that had been FSBO for the last 4 months. I first contacted the owner about 3 months ago when I was showing other clients homes in the area. The owner was firm on her decision to sell her home on her own, but was willing to cooperate if I was able to provide a buyer. It didn...
I have a new listing at 64 Grant Street North in Wilkes-Barre, PA. This home is newly remodeled with almost everything redone. 3BR, 1BA 1376SF with a list price of $84,900 makes this one a must see. Give me a call or send me an e-mail for more info. Until next time...
you get a call on one of your listings and it's someone who wants to totally downgrade your listing so they can tell you they'll give you half price cash today for it? I had a guy give me a call on a listing that I had for $143K. He began by telling me what a dump Wilkes-Barre is and how nothing ...
I'm wondering what pops into your head when you hear the term "creative financing". I have a friend who is getting into real estate investing and has been asking me about how often I use creative financing to close a deal. Ummmm......never? Maybe it's just that I'm new to the real estate business...
Just had to stop in on my way out with the family. I want to wish all of the fathers out there a wonderful Father's Day. I am a father of 3 myself. My oldest will be 18 this year and my older daughter turned 15 today! I am so grateful that we can actually make a living doing something that's so f...
Does anyone else out there use this service for referrals? I came across their site yesterday and am really not familiar with the site. If you use this or any other referral service, how do you like it?
I've only been a full time realtor for a couple months now and am looking for some advice on how to get my name out there more. I have had 5 listings so far, of which I've sold 2 and pended a 3rd. I have 3 buyer clients actively looking for houses and 4 more interested but not ready to seriously ...