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Real Estate Agent - Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ - BR564219000
520-909-2988 I love my job! It’s truly a joy helping people like you with buying and selling real estate. I firmly believe in the golden rule, treating people the way I myself would like to be treated in return. Your needs are important to me as I work to help -- and support -- and listen -- to you.
An email question came in today, and I thought I'd share it and my response with ActiveRain readers.Have you ever put any credence into a positive vs negative energy thing as to why a home might not sell? A friend of mine said I should run some smoldering sage around the base of all the walls to ...
  The master-planned community of Gladden Farms, located in Marana just minutes west of I-10 and Tangerine roads, has been in the news quite a bit of late!At first it was the bicycle trail, that now connects to the loop that encircles the Tucson area.Then, the building of the new Gladden Farms El...
Working through the BINSR (Buyer Inspection Notice and Seller Response) can be one of the most challenging parts of the real estate transaction. Client's emotions get involved and negotiating can be tricky.What is the best way to handle a BINSR as a buyer OR a seller?As a seller, I recommend that...
If you are a house hunter, this weekend is the weekend to maximize your time and check out the listings in Dove Mountain, Marana AZ.12 homes will be open Sunday afternoon for your viewing convenience.  Everything from Active Adult, to gated, to starter retirement homes!I'm excited to h...
OPEN AGAIN THIS SUNDAY - JULY 31, 2016 - 12-3 P.M.Depending on what's trending, some times we see a lot of the same thing when out looking at 3 bedroom homes for sale in Marana.Not so at 12081 N Golden Mirror Drive, located in The Preserve at Dove Mountain, just north of Tangerine off Camino de O...
I know, you're thinking...the title sure sounds cheesy.But, here's the reality.The previous owners LOVED this home.  I know, I sold it to them.We walked in, and this sigh of bliss was heard behind was love at first sight.The owners had been elderly, and unfortunately, they are now passed...
Thinking of moving to Tucson, AZ but worried about weather in the SWDesert? Personally speaking,  I'll take our high temps over hurricanes, tornadoes, tsunamis, earthquakes and the like.  We do get our own Desert 'brand' of weather, however, so with full disclosure, I'll include a couple of links...
Well, I'm putting it out there for the public.We are cat lovers.  We'd love TWO cats a whole lot more, but...we have four.Let me share a little history.We had two cats.  One was a stray given to us and along about 9 months of age, discovered he had feline leukemia.  My husband was so distraught o...
Long ago (over 25 years!) when I was a new school secretary, a  student interviewed me about my position that I held.  One of the questions was, "What do you dislike the most about your job?"  I said, "the interruptions". I just wanted to do my work! As time went on, I grew to realize my job WAS ...
I have been heartlessly cleaning this past month.Heartlessly, according to Merriam-Webster online, says the Simple Definition of heartless is: very cruel. Taking it a step further, the full definition of heartless says, "spiritless" or "lacking feeling.Now I looked up "spiritless" as well, and MW...

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