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Going beyond the plethora of listings to discover what is keeping realtors from sustainable sales success.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
With the emphasis on social media, so much is lost making those in person, authentic connections. Whether you are a real estate agent, a REALTOR®, a buyer or a seller, sitting down and taking time for a cup of coffee, “Joe,” with another reaffirms who we are.When we take time for coffee, we can m...
07/20/2024
After nearly eight (8) years in real estate here in Mohave County, AZ, I thought it was time to appreciate others who have helped me became successful in this market and industry. Even with a very large home, I decided to host an “Appreciation of Summer” event at a local restaurant, The Red Cella...
07/16/2024
Focus is often a spoken or heard word. Yet being focused creates potential stress from all the personal to work commitments.  For me, the last few weeks between the 105 plus degrees temperatures, the numerous new listings and sales has altered my personal commitment to writing a blog posting each...
07/15/2024
For those seeking vacant land as well as residential properties, zoning is an important due diligence action though often overlooked. Here in Mohave County, the acreage of numerous vacant land parcels might be less than the current zoning ordinance. What is required is contacting the County and s...
07/11/2024
Who so loves believes the impossible. Elizabeth Barrett BrowningHow often do we think something is impossible? We appear to look or seek reasons why the impossible is not possible.From the musical Man of LaMancha based on the Spanish epic novel Don Quixote by Miguel Cervantes, we hear to the song...
07/08/2024
When stepping into this home, the first thoughts are cheerful and bright. Much of this cheerfulness is due to the upgraded, water resistant flooring that reminds one of the old pine flooring. Then add in the light neutral wall colors, and you notice this home is 100% move in ready.Two of the best...
07/08/2024
The lure of living off grid like the early pioneers here in the Wild West of AZ can be very exciting. However, often the excitement fads when potential buyers learn off grid living is a lot of work.For clarification, Off grid living means the property is not attached to the electrical grid, the p...
06/22/2024
Earlier this week, the temperatures cooled, and I took care of a should do that turned into a must do. I need to have my truck washed and before I could take that action I had to sweep off the all the dust on the truck’s bed and then wash down the bed (The now must do.)Even though the bed of the ...
06/20/2024
Wanting a feeling of neighborhood yet still wishing to live in a rural area? Maybe it is worth a drive to see this half acre residential lot in the Crystal Springs subdivision. Here is a subdivision that provides the amenities found in many cities such as paved streets and underground utilities o...
06/18/2024
On April 6, 2021, AZ the Grand Canyon State became a  Second Amendment Sanctuary State with the result of barring State of AZ law enforcement agencies from enforcing federal gun control measures. This law reinforced the AZ State Constitutional Open Carry Law except for those locations under state...
06/10/2024
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