list my opelika home: 5 Year Rule Exceptions - 01/18/24 03:53 AM
Maximizing Your Home Investment: Considerations for Short-Term House Purchases
In the realm of real estate, the common wisdom suggests that buying a house with the intention of staying for at least five years is a smart move. However, this general rule can be nuanced by various factors that, when considered, might make purchasing a house for a shorter duration a more strategic choice. Let’s delve into some key aspects to contemplate before making such a decision.
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list my opelika home: Tax benefits are the ultimate holiday gift. - 11/10/23 07:12 AM
Tax benefits are the ultimate holiday gift.
Here’s one more reason why:
Tax benefits are the ultimate holiday gifts for both buyers and sellers who close before the end of the year. (See your tax advisor for more details and the best advice to take advantage of a transaction that takes place before December 31.)
Contact me for information about buying or selling a home this holiday season!
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list my opelika home: Yes, Winter is a Great Time to Sell Your Home - 11/09/23 06:41 AM
Yes, Winter is a Great Time to Sell Your Home
Don't let the winter chill put your home sale on ice. In this latest #GTK blog post, discover how to make your property irresistible to motivated winter buyers. Corporate relocations often happen before the new year, and families want to enroll their children in schools before the next semester. Learn how to decorate for coziness, infuse inviting aromas, and create a warm welcome. Questions? Ask me today—I’m happy to help. #BHHS #BHHSRealEstate #HomeSellingTips #WinterHomeSale
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list my opelika home: Talking Real Estate - November 2023 - 10/18/23 05:52 AM
Talking Real Estate - November 2023
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list my opelika home: 6 External Influences That Lessen Home Values - 10/18/23 05:49 AM
6 External Influences That Lessen Home Values
In the ever-changing housing market landscape, it's crucial to stay vigilant when searching for a new home. In this latest #GTK post, we shed light on potential pitfalls that could have a substantial impact on property values. With factors such as noise, pollution, and a high number of rentals to consider—let me help you navigate your next purchase wisely. Questions? Feel free to reach out—I’d love to help! #BHHS #BHHSRealEstate #HomeValue
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list my opelika home: The 2023-2024 edition of Explore Magazine - 09/21/23 05:18 AM
Discovering Opelika: A Journey Through Time and TraditionWelcome to the 2023-2024 edition of Opelika Explore Magazine! In these pages, we invite you to embark on a journey through the heart of Opelika, a city steeped in history, vibrant culture, and a sense of community that sets it apart. Whether you're a long-time resident or new to the area, this magazine is your passport to unlocking the best that Opelika has to offer.
The Iconic Opelika Murals: Where Art Meets HistoryOpelika's streets are adorned with a treasure trove of murals, each telling a unique story of the city's past and present. From the … (1 comments)

list my opelika home: Questions to Ask Your Home Remodeling Contractor - 09/10/23 04:24 AM
Questions to Ask Your Home Remodeling Contractor
Let's determine together the factors in the success of any home remodeling is the competence, capability and care of your contractor.
As certified residential Forever AgentSM Remodeling Advisors, we know one of the biggest determining factors in the success of any home remodeling is the competence, capability and care of your contractor.
But before you meet with a contractor, it’s important to be prepared with questions that will help you determine if that contractor is the right one for you. To help, we’ve put together a list of crucial questions to ask any contractor before you hire … (1 comments)

list my opelika home: What is the best way to finalize a home remodel? - 09/10/23 04:00 AM
What is the best way to finalize a home remodel?
In our experience as certified residential Forever AgentSM Remodeling Advisors, we’ve learned that no remodeling project should begin without a homeowner finalizing every detail of what’s about to happen.
But what are those critical details that need finalizing?
Here are just a few:
Review estimates, bids and costs, so you know exactly what’s included—and what’s not included—in the bids you received Finalize the scope of work, drawings and specifications Secure final contractor bids and total costs Review the Remodeling Value Analysis™ Final remodeling, budget and financing Schedule the project and sign the contracts Pull … (2 comments)

list my opelika home: Choose the Right Size For Your Next Home - 08/13/23 06:19 AM
Choose the Right Size For Your Next Home
It’s not just inflation that’s driving up house prices—we are also seeking larger homes, which of course affects what you pay for a property.
Homebuyers are feeling the sticker shock of higher prices, but it’s not just inflation. They want bigger homes. In 1949, the average size of a new single-family home was 909 square feet, while homes grew to 2,480 square feet by 2021. Homebuyers want more than they had before, including more space, energy-efficient appliances, and smart home technologies, all of which is making homes more expensive. 
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list my opelika home: Make Improvements that Would Come Up in a Home Inspection - 07/21/23 06:20 AM
Make Improvements that Would Come Up in a Home Inspection
To improve the chances of the home sale process running smoothly, carry out a home inspection and make any recommended fixes before putting your property on the market.  These improvements may increase your home's value and will greatly reduce the chances of a potential buyer finding an issue later.
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list my opelika home: Don't overvalue your property - 07/21/23 06:14 AM
Don't overvalue your property
It's a common misconception that opting for a listing price abve what's recommended will result in a higher sale price for your property. Instead, this will likely cause your home to sit on the market for longer, causing stress and delays to your moving plans.  Work closely with your real estate agent to ensure that your home is listed at the optimum price for the current market conditions of your area.
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list my opelika home: Purchase a New Welcome Mat - 07/20/23 05:59 AM
Purchase a new welcome mat and planters of fresh greenery around your entrance to make your curb appeal shine.
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list my opelika home: Protect Your Plumbing - 07/17/23 05:39 AM
Protect Your Plumbing
Homeowners: do you know how to protect your home from serious plumbing issues?
There are preventative measures you can take to reduce your chances of having to hire a plumber—find out more in this recent #GTK post. No matter what home maintenance query you have—I’m here to help. Reach out anytime!
If you haven’t had to hire a plumber lately, you may not know how much it costs to have one come out and fix a problem that was preventable. First-time homebuyers and new homeowners will really benefit from knowing what to do to prevent household water troubles.
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list my opelika home: Considering Downsizing? - 06/22/23 06:56 AM
🏠 Considering Downsizing? Here Are 7 Essential Factors Empty Nesters Should Know Before Listing Their Auburn, AL Home for Sale! 🌳
1️⃣ Evaluate Your Current Lifestyle: Empty nesters should take stock of their lifestyle goals, financial situation, and future plans. Consider factors like proximity to amenities, community engagement, and desired living space.
2️⃣ Assess Your Housing Needs: Determine your ideal home size, layout, and features that would suit your evolving needs. Think about the number of bedrooms, bathrooms, storage space, and any specific requirements you may have.
3️⃣ Financial Planning: Downsizing can have a significant impact on your finances. Evaluate the potential proceeds from … (0 comments)

list my opelika home: Planning your real estate future? - 05/22/23 09:04 AM
Planning your real estate future?
 I help my clients plan for their real estate future. Ask me for a copy of my Real Estate and Lifestyle Planning Guide.
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list my opelika home: Real Estate Dreams Deserve Real Estate Plans. - 05/22/23 08:52 AM
June is Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate Planning Month
Real Estate Dreams Deserve Real Estate Plans.
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list my opelika home: Are you ready to sell your home???? - 05/11/23 06:26 AM
Are you ready to sell your home?
Positioning your home with the right strategy is the key to a successful sale. As your Forever Agent, I am here to guide you through that journey.
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list my opelika home: Neighbors know best!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - 05/11/23 06:00 AM
Neighbors know best
Knowing the neighbors and the neighborhood is important. Let's dicsuss how I can assist you.
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list my opelika home: Make sure your pets aren't peeved when moving - 05/10/23 11:28 AM
Make sure your pets aren't peeved when moving.
My easy-to-understand lifestyle brochure / guide gives tips to reduce pet and pet-owner anxiety about moving.
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list my opelika home: June is Real Estate Planning Month - 05/05/23 07:04 AM
June is Real Estate Planning Month for all those who love real estate, because Real Estate Dreams Deserve Real Estate Plans.
I am here to provide best-in-class results to my clients in the Auburn-Opelika, AL areas, through the use of my local market expertise, vast global connections, advanced technology and unparalleled marketing resources.
No matter what stage of your real estate journey you are navigating, I am here to offer the best advice possible to ensure you reach your goals. Find out how I can assist you today.
Your Forever AgentSM at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate.
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