confidence in business: City Center Townhouse in Cedar City, Utah Closed and Recorded! - 06/16/18 08:00 AM
City Center Townhouse in Cedar City, Utah Closed and Recorded!
 
139 N 100 W #6, Cedar City, Utah 84720 | Offered at $135,000 | MLS# 18-194539
 
Eight showings in one day netted two offers. One cash and both above list price. The cash offer of $137,500 was accepted and in less than 2 weeks the townhome closed and recorded. Buyer and seller were excited!
 
The seller received the most money in the shortest amount of time on her property. I appreciate clients who put their trust in me to achieve the set goals and respect the opportunity to serve them at the highest level. 
 
Location! Location! Location! Updated 2 bedroom, 2 … (1 comments)

confidence in business: The Hound and his Bone - 02/06/18 01:41 PM
The Hound and his Bone
 
A hound dog found a juicy bone, holding it tightly in his mouth so it did not get lost. He intensely growled, snarling at anyone who came near enough to pose a threat. Soon he ran into thick forest to bury his prize. 
 
Carrying the bone over a small bridge, looking down into the water, seeing its own reflection, he discovered another dog with a bigger bone. Without any further thoughts, he knew he wanted that one too!
 
He growled and made a big fuss, so did the other dog. He continued this for some time, snapping and snipping aggressively. As he opened his mouth wide to bite, the bone fell into … (41 comments)

confidence in business: L♥VE is...Winning a Client Over! - 02/05/18 01:20 PM
LVE is...Winning a Client Over!
 
 
Being an agent, means being tested. Clients want to know that they are valued and will be treated with the utmost care as they plan to either sell a home or purchase a primary or second home.
Some of the most challenging transactions have been the most rewarding in my career. A most memorable one started out on shaky ground due to a less than favorable past experience with an agent.
 
Letting me know when first meeting, that he did not like 'you people' made me more determined to win him over. Though I knew it would not be an easy task, every … (14 comments)

confidence in business: Nailed it! - 09/06/17 05:20 AM
Nailed it!
 
An afternoon is spent readying a detailed listing presentation for the following morning. Local real estate sales and stats are included in the online portion of the Comparable Market Analysis.
 
 
You arrive 10 minutes early, noticeably excited to get started. After introductions and taking a look at the home, you begin to build a rappor, making a connection with the owners.
 
Every question has been answered, opinions offered, along with suggested list price for the home. Though there may be another REALTOR interview, you have secured the listing!
 
 
Or, have you?
 
 
 
Yeah, you NAILED IT!
 
 
 
On to the next one now!
 
Stop second guessing yourself. Continue to hone your selling skills and … (10 comments)

confidence in business: Another New Home SOLD in Tonaquint Terrace St. George, Utah 84790! - 07/18/17 05:50 AM
Another New Home SOLD in Tonaquint Terrace St. George, Utah 84790!
 
2316 S 1300 W St. George, Utah 84790 - SOLD for $417,523 - Not on MLS
 
 
Buyer was looking for an opportunity to purchase a home using a 1031 Exchange. Builder and buyer signed the New Construction Real Estate Purchase Contract after negotiations, to get this modern-style single family home under construction. 
 
 
This residence has white quartz counter-tops throughout, upgrades galore including; custom cabinetry, a chef's kitchen with 2-tier island, RV parking, no HOA's in the Tonaquint Terrace area of St. George. Talk about location, location, location! 
 
 
Open floor plan, boasting over 3,000 total square feet of living space with full casita with own bath, 3 bedrooms, office, 2.5 baths, 3-car garage in main living … (12 comments)

confidence in business: Should I sell my home first before offering on another? - 06/27/17 12:20 PM
Should I sell my home first before offering on another?
 
 
 
A potential buyer just asked this question, so I referred back to a post that was written several years ago. It explains the process of submitting a contingent offer succinctly. Of course, every market and situation is different but past experience simply speaks.
 
 
 
Contingency sale offer or not? That is the question.
 
Your buyer client wishes to submit a contingency offer on a property. Do you simply follow directions or do you make other suggestions?
 
In my opinion, writing a contingency sale offer takes the ability to negotiate away from the purchaser. And unless the buyer … (8 comments)

confidence in business: Only dirt, you say?! - 01/26/17 06:42 PM
Only dirt, you say?!
 
Not quite. To a gardener, there's nothing quite like the smell of freshly turned soil first thing in the morning. To a home buyer, it means a new lot in life with a place to call home in a mere few months time. To a builder, the opportunity to dig in, becoming a dream maker for a happily ever after scenario for home buyers!
 
 
For a gardener: Adding to and tilling the soil lays the ground work and brings balance to the soil, encouraging reception. Sowed seeds and plantings will soon flourish with a reasonable amount of nurturing. Maintaining a balanced approach through fertilizing, weeding and watering are necessary … (10 comments)

confidence in business: Thankful for long-standing real estate industry relationships! - 12/09/16 09:16 AM
Thankful for long-standing real estate industry relationships!
 
Early in my career, I began receiving referrals across the country from the brokerage where I worked. When they closed the doors, I continued to get calls from around the United States from offices who knew people wanting to buy or sell in southern Utah. 
 
I gladly accepted the referrals, knowing they could have potentially called any agent in the area. One particular person has, without fail, recommended my services to consumers. I am forever grateful for the confidence she carried in me back then and to this day.
 
At least 75% of my transactions are referral based now. Without people-to-people relationships, we are … (6 comments)

confidence in business: Get it right the first time, no Do-over's allowed! - 09/05/16 11:40 PM
Get it right the first time, no Do-over's allowed!
 
Daybreak and day end, nature creates an amazing first impression. In real estate, a one-time opportunity awaits when meeting new clients. The connection made will determine the direction and longevity of the relationship.
 
 
Prove yourself as a capable real estate agent by:
Being prepared - Respect for clients shows in the work ethic. Ever on-the-ready to help them realize their home dreams matters. 
Showing up on time - Punctuality shows respect for all involved. Set the alarm if necessary, just be there! Notify if you will be late also. 
Meeting deadlines - Ensure clients wants and needs are satisfied and get paperwork signed by all parties in a … (8 comments)

confidence in business: ENTER to WIN! It'll be EASY, they say. - 03/31/16 10:19 AM
ENTER to WIN! It'll be EASY, they say.
 
After hearing how a friend's husband won $2000 playing cards the other night, my thoughts turned to business and how some people think that much success in real estate is pure luck.
 
Can't say that I agree with that approach.
 
It takes much more than being in a certain place at the right time for a buyer or seller to land in your lap. You must be able to also guide a successful transaction to the end.
 
Leave the luck to the tables and slot machines at the casinos. There, you may have a sporadic chance of cashing in with a minimal investment. Stay too … (9 comments)

confidence in business: Show up and be prepared to act! - 10/17/15 12:51 AM
Show up and be prepared to act!
 
Consumers depend on professionals every day to help guide them to solid decisions while achieving set goals. Why get up, dress up and show up if not willing to act? It takes more than being present, it takes proper planning.
 
Filling out paperwork, determining wants and needs, discussing every minute detail, including time-lines, terms and conditions. Excellent communication and follow through is crucial to set expectations.
 
Every professional that commits to do a job must show up with a plan of action. Can you imagine the results if everyone got up, dressed up and showed up but were not ready, willing or able to perform?
 
It could very well be disastrous, much like the photo below.
 
Permission granted for photo … (12 comments)

confidence in business: We were going to go with you until... - 09/04/15 11:30 PM
We were going to go with you until...
 
After completing a full color listing presentation, I headed to the appointment with a Detailed Marketing & Advertising Strategy specific to the property.
It included:
Blogging on Activerain Posting to Real estate sites MLS mass emails Virtual tour Board tour feedback Client Testimonials Samples of Full Color Flyers Professional photography  
The best part about the listing appointment was that I nailed it! The owners told me so. I was feeling very confident at this point.  The next day, I shoot a quick message over asking if there were any questions or if they had made a decision yet to show that I … (20 comments)

confidence in business: Do not include your real estate agent, it will cost more money. - 08/31/15 03:43 AM
Do not include your real estate agent, it will cost more money.
 
This is what the land seller said to a couple looking to purchase a build lot. Less truer words could be spoken, in my opinion.  The sellers provided very little information, zero inspections, no assurances on utilities stubbed in, no soils report or survey, nothing!
 
Who were the sellers representing? Themselves! Consumers may not have all the answers nor know the right questions to ask or acquire proper documentation to ensure they are making a solid investment. They depend on all parties to be upfront and honest.
 
The seller drove:
the price terms and conditions of … (7 comments)

confidence in business: Are you a Common Denominator? - 07/12/15 07:21 AM
Are you a Common Denominator?
 
Attitude influences every aspect of our lives. A positive, determined mindset instills the tone for creating more opportunities to do business. It also motivates successful outcomes.
 
If you believe. 
 
We all possess the ability to maintain healthy business and personal relationships by choosing to be around those who are positively upbeat, brimming with optimism. 
 
Clients depend on you to gain positive results through accomplishing daily, weekly, monthly plus yearly goals and rightfully so. Let that be the exception and rule you as the common denominator! 
 
Happy sales all!
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Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!

So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR

St. George, UT

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Prado Real Estate South

Address: 21 North Main Street, St. George, UT, 84770

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Southern Utah has over 300 days of sunshine per year while offering mild winter temperatures for outdoor activities every day! Add that to the picturesque canyons, red rock cliffs, sandstone bluffs, clean air plus small town atmosphere and you are Home, Sweet Home! Come and experience Southern Utah for yourself! I cover the following areas: - St. George - Hurricane - Washington City - Santa Clara - Ivins - Central - New Harmony - Pine Valley - Toquerville - Veyo - Central Follow @soutah


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