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Real Estate Agent - EXIT Realty Advantage Pagosa, Pagosa Springs, Colorado
April 1st, 2008 was a big day for me. I began my Real Estate career with Prudential. It was 22 years after I wanted to do it but, I did it, nonetheless. Before I began though, I wrote down a list of goals that I wanted to achieve in my first five years. Those were: 1. Learn the ins and outs of a ...
After a long trip from wherever your driving in from, as you come into town, especially from the East on Highway 160 or the South from Highway 84, as you enter Pagosa you will, most likely be Hungry. The Junction Restaurant is the answer for many weary travellers. Located at the junction of Highw...
On April 22nd of last year, I was contacted by a homeowner through ActiveRain. He had a home , here in Pagosa, that he wanted to list with me. At the time, it was listed with another Agent and didn't seem to be getting the attention it deserved. When I took over the listing, not only did I walk t...
My Sellers signed all of the Paperwork for the Closing, on the Sale of their home, on Friday. While we were about to sit down at the table, the Buyers agent calls me, from my Sellers home as they are doing their final walk-through, to inform me that the Smoke and CO detectors were gone. They also...
THE SPRING SEASON IS ALSO THE BEGINNING OF THE MUD SEASON, DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT. For more information go to: Oh, when you do go, don’t forget to say Hi to Skippy, (the Mascot) "Mista Spot" aka Skippy  
I take listings that may be a difficult sell for many. Especially the ones that have been marketed in the years prior to me tackling the home. I have seen where a listing goes on the market and the description of the home is entered and sits there... collecting dust, just like the home... Let's f...
The Ultimate Colorado Experience! When you are ready to explore the Great Outdoors, there is nothing that compares to doing it the way the early mountaineers did a couple of hundred years ago. That, my friend, is by Horseback.The true Colorado experience can only be attained by horseback. Willie ...
(THAT'S ME ON THE RIGHT, IN THE ORANGE JACKET!) This part of the San Juan River is considered a Class III, in terms of difficulty. (intermediate). From start to finish this is the most fun on a River you can have! (Unless you were trolling with a fishing pole, of course...) If you’re here on vacati...
Your gut feelings come from within. Your intuition is that little voice that whispers in your ear, sometimes when you least expect it, and your thoughts are.... well, just your thoughts. I had been working with a Buyer for over 4 months and have written up offers on 3 different occassions. Then c...
The other day I was working at home and listening to music being broadcast through my T.V. I had to go accompany a Home Inspector on a purchase that was in process and turned the T.V. off. When I came back a couple of hours later, I attempted to turn my LCD flatscreen on and it briefly went on an...

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