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 Oh how much fun it is to call a national company through their 800 number, and follow the myriad of voice automation nightmare to try to get to the customer service agent that specializes in your need.  Why do we punish ourselves doing this, when there are many benefits on many levels to do busi...
06/13/2018
Five costly problems to avoid when buying a homeAs you are out searching for homes or browsing online, keep in mind some simple tips to help you avoid being stuck with buying someone else’s problem.  And I say simple tips, because they are – many major and costly problems with a home can easily b...
05/23/2018
Things happen when buying and selling Real Estate that even defy reason, and even with our best intentions to succeed in our endeavors, all we can do sometimes is learn what not to do next time.  In an effort to avoid making big mistakes in purchasing a home, there are two key words that I can of...
04/26/2018
Sometimes the spirit of competition can be a frustrating thing, especially when you find the home of your dreams, and either your offer was rejected, or you come to discover that a competing offer was already accepted before you had a chance to make an offer.  Although, it’s likely that the first...
04/19/2018
Almost every day, someone calls me to check on the status of a home for sale.  Sometimes the reason for their call is because the home they saved to their ‘favorites’ has either disappeared, or some strange new status is attached to it.  Not being familiar with what types of status changes there ...
04/09/2018
 The practice of buying Real Estate as an investment is just as important and necessary now as it ever was.  Taking the right approach to investing will equate to passive income now and in the future to help secure your retirement.  There is no other safe investment out there that compares with t...
03/21/2018
Should You Sell or Hold? First of all, that home you’re considering selling to move up to your next home may serve you better as an investment home.  Before you put your home on the market for sale, you should seek expert advice from your financial planner and your lender before even talking with...
03/14/2018
 Over the past several years, short sales have plagued our market with horror stories and lack of seller and buyer confidence for success.  It has been slightly reassuring however to see what used to be a seller described ‘nightmare experience’ evolve over the years into a ‘slightly more tolerabl...
03/07/2018
  There’s lots of useful and interesting ideas about home improvements that help you reach success when you have your home on the market for sale.  It can be challenging to know for sure what kinds of improvements are a safe bet, or a risky venture – as it is literally impossible to have the most...
02/28/2018
One of the helpful resources many of us in the business recommend the use of are Home Warranties.  Commonly, Home Warranties are meant to help protect home buyers against some of the immediate functional pitfalls of being home owners. In the first year of homeownership, it is not uncommon for the...
02/15/2018
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