remax agent: Forest Ridge 3000 Square Foot Home for Sale - 10/11/13 02:45 AM
Forest Ridge 3000 Square Foot Home for Sale
 
4030 Meadowsweet Dr. Dayton, OH 45424 $129,900
 
     
 
To set up showing call Amber Scalf at 937-503-5579
* NEW ROOF just this week!
* More than 3000 sq. ft. and a Huge Lot that is completely privacy-fenced.
* Home features newer windows, entry and kitchen tile, lighting, and fixtures & tile in downstairs bath.
* Open living room, dining room and kitchen, with access to the two decks and the fenced in yard.
* 4 extra-large bedrooms upstairs, the master w/it's own bath. Downstairs, … (0 comments)

remax agent: Making Sense of a CMA -Competitive Market Analysis - 12/09/11 01:36 AM
Making Sense of a CMA - Competitive Market Analysis  
Here are some things I would recommend looking at when looking at active, expired, pending and sold listings on your CMA.
*What is the average List price in your neighborhood on active homes
*What is the average Sale price in your neighborhood on sold homes
*You’ll notice that Sale Price is more than likely only 3-4% lower than FINAL List Price on the Sold properties
*What is the average number of days on the market?
*What is the original list price of the fasted selling properties? You’ll probably notice the sold … (2 comments)

remax agent: Pricing your home to sell - 12/08/11 01:30 AM
PRICING YOUR HOME TO SELL  
The market price of a home is clearly what a buyer is willing to pay for it. 
Now I’m not here to paint an ugly picture, I am here to give it to you straight. Setting the price right is the single biggest factor in getting the most for your house in the shortest amount of time. 
I know what you are thinking. If I list it too low, I won’t have room to negotiate. Let me help! If your home is overpriced in this market, it will be impossible to sell until it is … (7 comments)

remax agent: Seller, What's a Buyer's Market when you're moving up? - 12/06/11 01:16 PM
Seller, What's a Buyer's Market when you're moving up?
 
BUYER’S MARKET DEFINED
 
Þ    A Surplus inventory of homes on the market
Þ   More Sellers than Buyers
Þ    Low/No appreciation levels
Þ    Motivated Sellers as your competition
Þ  Sellers offering incentives
Þ   More than 6 months of supply on hand, based on the number of homes sold per month (Many markets have 9-12 Months Supply)
 
Let’s think about this. If you are moving up, A Buyer’s Market or a Seller’s market, does it matter? 
If you want to sell your home to buy another home, the Buyers market, or Seller’s market, … (2 comments)

remax agent: Great Home near The Greene in Kettering - 12/06/11 12:13 PM
       Priced at only $109,900!
 
Updated raised Ranch home in Kettering. Walking distance to schools, Kettering Rec Center and The Greene. This home has 2 full baths and 3 bedrooms plus a bonus room that could be used for a 4th bedroom or a Study. The lower level is completely finished. Furnace and C/A 2006, newer roof, newer carpet, Updated Kitchen, built in speakers. 1 car extra deep garage. Owner looking for an offer!
 
Contact me now for your private showing.
Search more listings at http://lauriehomesales.com/browselisting.aspx
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remax agent: Belmont -3 Bedroom w/Garage and Basement for $695 per Month - 11/09/11 02:52 AM
Belmont -3 Bedroom w/Garage and Basement for $695 per Month

Nicely updated 3 bedroom, 1-1/2 bath home with garage.
The kitchen and bath are newly tiled and many of the windows are new.
Freshly painted and available immediately. There is also a huge attic for storage. Credit check. No dogs/cats
 
 
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remax agent: Huber Heights - Nicely updated and Priced to Sell - 11/09/11 02:42 AM


Huber Heights - Nicely updated and Priced to Sell

$79,000

Charming and well kept 3 bedroom home with lots of updates.
This home has a very spacious living room!
The eat-in kitchen and the bathroom have new tile flooring.
The master bedroom is extra large with a lot of closet space.
*Roof was replace in 2010.
*Newer windows and water heater!
*All appliances stay.. Even the Washer and Dryer!
*Fully fenced in yard, a storage room and a great deck!
The garage has a built-in workbench and overhead storage.
This home is move-in ready, priced to sell … (0 comments)

remax agent: Newer home near WPAFB - 10/29/10 02:06 AM
NEWER HOME NEAR WPAFB
 

 
Nice Price and READY TO SELL! Motivated Seller with an Absolutely Immaculate Home!
*3-bedroom, 2 Full Bath
*1 story home with a Full Basement
*Located on a cul-de-sac! 1406 Square Feet PLUS the Full Basement to finish as you please! Basement is already plumbed for a 3rd bathroom!
*Split bedroom floor plan, the master suite has a large Master Bath with walk-in closet and lots of storage.
*Living room w/cathedral ceilings and a beautiful fireplace
*Open floor plan to the breakfast area and the kitchen.
*Separate Formal Dining Room. … (0 comments)

remax agent: Does the room look small to you? - 07/26/10 07:10 AM
 
If you are putting your home on the market, you want it to be appealing to potential buyers. Staging a small space can be a challenge. These tips will help.
 
The last thing you want to do is make a small room seem even smaller with the “wrong” furniture, arrangements and accessories.
 
A small space does not have to lack style! With the right accessories, furniture and colors your small space can leave buyers with a “big” impression.
 
1. Furniture – Make sure the furniture is the right scale for the room. An over-stuffed sofa in a … (2 comments)

remax agent: Getting your home ready to Sell - 05/10/10 07:31 AM
GETTING YOUR HOME READY TO SELL  
Outside
Make a good first impression, whether buyers are driving by or finding you on the internet or on the MLS listing. Whatever impression you make will be a lasting one and may determine if the potential buyer will want to come inside and investigate further the possibility of buying your house.
Curb Appeal -When a buyer gets a list of homes for sale from their agent or online and drives by to take a look, with one quick glance the buyer decides if he wants to go inside to consider your … (3 comments)

remax agent: Centerville Ohio Living - 05/05/10 04:54 AM
Centerville, Ohio Living
Convenient Location
Close to Interstate 75 for easy travel to Dayton or Cincinnati and I 675 to get around Dayton. Centerville and Washington Township are often linked together as one area. One reason for this is that they share the same School District.
Access to Wright Patterson Air Force Base - The commute is approximately 20 minutes using 675 North.
 
School District - With a State of Ohio designation of "Excellent with Distinction", Centerville School District has one of the highest school rankings in the area. For more information on the schools visit The Centerville City Schools … (2 comments)

remax agent: 8 Most Expensive Mistakes Sellers Make - 05/05/10 12:51 AM
8 Most Expensive Mistakes Sellers Make
I have seen many of these mistakes in my experience and want to send a word of caution to you. These mistakes are Common and Costly!
1. Putting your house on the market before it’s ready. When you put your home on the market, you should have already completed the cleaning, painting, curb appeal, carpet or other small improvements to your home. Don’t do these things AFTER you put it on the market. This only creates chaos.
2. Not knowing your numbers before you list. Don’t wait until after you have listed your home to … (10 comments)

remax agent: Things are looking up! The Local Real Estate Market for Dayton Ohio - 03/15/10 12:05 PM
 
Single-Family Property Values increase for the 7th straight month in the Dayton Market! The Dayton Area Board of Realtors market statistics show things are looking up!
 
January 2009                January 2010
 
# Homes Listed                        1700                           1727                                         up 1.58%
 
# Homes Sold                          520                              520 (no it’s not a typo!)             No change
 
Sales price to list price              92.5%                          94.6%                                      up 2.18%
 
Average Sales Price                 $103,323                     $112,643                                    up 9.02%
 
Total Sales Price                       $53.7M                        $58.5M                                     up 8.81%
 

 
National News! Good signs in the … (0 comments)

remax agent: Want a bigger tax refund check? The Buyer tax credit is still available! - 03/02/10 03:00 AM
 
If you are a First-time buyer, see definition below.  You have until the end of next month, April 30, 2010 to find a home and get into contract. As long as you close by June 30, 2010, you can have $8,000 or 10% in your pocket.
 
TAX CREDIT Defined – Dollar for Dollar reduction in taxes. This is not the same as a “tax deduction” This is REFUNDABLE, which means if you typically get a refund, you could receive an $8000 increase in that refund.
 
This is a great opportunity and now is the time to buy:
 
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remax agent: I have moved to the RE/MAX at the Greene - 01/31/10 10:25 PM
 
I have moved to the Greene. RE/MAX Victory at 51 Plum Street in the Greene. You can find my new office right above Caribou Coffee!
 
Please feel free to stop in and see me and I’ll buy you a cup of  Jo!
 
I am excited about the move and of course I love being a RE/MAX agent, so you can expect the same great service by yours truly. We have great tools for marketing your home at RE/MAX, as well as many years of experience in making sure you are taken care of through every detail of your … (0 comments)

remax agent: Facts about the $6,500 Expanded Tax Credit for Repeat Buyers - 11/24/09 11:49 PM
 
 
 
To qualify for the new $6,500 Move-up/Repeat Buyer Tax Credit, you must meet the following criteria:
 
* Repeat buyers must have owned and resided in their primary residence for 5 years out of the past 8 years. This does not have to be the last 5 years, but any 5 years out of the past 8 years.
 
* You do not have to buy a home that is more expensive than your current home.
 
* You must be in contract for your new home by April 30, 2010 and close by June 30, 2010.
 
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remax agent: Things to consider when Buying your First Home - 10/27/09 01:04 AM
 
Things to consider when Buying your First Home
 
 
 
Your Budget and Financial Picture. Buying a home can be a good financial investment and will likely be your largest asset in the future. There are also great tax benefits to enjoy while you own your home. Use this calculator to see how much you can afford www.lauriehomesales.com  
 
2. Get professionals. Ask family and friends about professionals that they know and trust.
 
You will need a knowledgeable REALTOR agent. A real estate professional will really help you with the entire process. They know the area market … (1 comments)

remax agent: 4 Bedroom Home in Kettering - 09/30/09 04:35 AM
 
SOLD!!!! 1009 Mendota Court, Kettering OH   $110,000
 
Directions - Wilmington Pike just north of Forrer to East on Mendota Ct.
 
 
You have to see this 4 bedroom, 2 Full Bath Home! 1184 square feet per county record! The eat-in Kitchen has built in china cabinets and there is a separate utility room. There is a lot of storage space in this home, including a pantry, linen closets, a hall coat closet and a walk-in closet on the 2nd floor. There are 2 bedrooms and a full bath downstairs and the same upstairs! The rear yard is fenced … (0 comments)

remax agent: New Listing in Belmont - 08/10/09 02:02 AM
 
***SOLD****2619 Ferncliff Avenue $87,000
 
 
   
 
Charming Brick Ranch in Belmont! This well-maintained home has 3, possible 4 Bedrooms and 2 Full Baths. There is new carpet and paint throughout. Many of the windows have been replaced with double pane vinyl, including the beautiful Bay Window in the Living Room. There is a detatched garage and a nice private, partially fenced backyard for your Summer time Cookouts! There is a rec room in the basement with a nice bar and sitting area. Plenty of room for a game table or play area, as well. Make this your … (0 comments)

remax agent: Residential Sales in Beavercreek 1st 4 Months 2009 - 05/04/09 07:35 AM
These numbers are for Single Family Homes and Single Family Condo's sold in Beavercreek
 

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