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By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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Today Deb Berry, Branch Manager at Paramount Mortgage Funding, was kind enough to meet with the agents at Alliance Real Estate to provide information on mortgage products and changes in the lending industry. Points of interest included FHA's new role in assisting buyers that would have needed a s...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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In case you didn't know, in Nebraska we have termites and with termites come Termite Damage. Termites feed on wood and cause more property damage than any other natural cause.  Because of this, lenders will require a termite inspection on the purchase of a home in Omaha. The standard Omaha Area B...

By Todd Graves
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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Omaha appraisal company, Mitchell & Associates has recently released two reports on the Omaha real estate market. The Midtown and West Omaha reports cover both the eastern and western sections of Douglas County. Whether you are buying, selling or just curious about the Omaha real estate climate y...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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An earnest deposit is an amount of money that a buyer puts into escrow as good faith to show that they will complete the purchase of a property. The amount of money is an indication of how serious they are and of their confidence in their ability to close the sale. If the buyer does not complete ...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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In order for an agent to show a house to a buyer, the agent must have access to the property. The simplest solution is to have a lockbox on the front door with a key. There are two basic types of lockboxes.The first is the combination lockbox. In order to open it, one must have the combination. T...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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When determining the value of your home you need to look at the sales of those homes in your area that are most like yours - most similar in terms of size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, and style of home. One factor that many people overlook is that in order to make a reasonable comparison to...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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Homeowners insurance is often something that is overlooked until the last minute by the home buyer and all too often by their agent as well. Homeowners insurance is something that should be lined up prior to submitting an offer rather than after. There are many reasons why.First is affordability....

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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I want to thank Dawn Grimshaw of CBSHome. Today the sale of my listing at 9317 Spaulding St. in Palomino Hills closed. Providing comprehensive marketing and outstanding service are key in selling a home but so is a capable agent on the other side of the transaction. Dawn represented the buyer. Sh...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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A showing desk is the term used to describe a phone number for Realtors to call to schedule showings on homes that are for sale.There are two types of showing desks. The duty desk and a dedicated showing desk. A duty desk is staffed by agents and they receive calls both from agents that are sched...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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A HUD Statement is the final statement of all expenses and profits from the sale or purchase of a home.Outstanding service is what an excellent agent will provide his clients with.What do HUD statements and outstanding service have to do with each other? Let me tell you. An agent that provides ou...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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The last time you were looking for a house did you do a little driving around looking for homes for sale? I thought so, everybody does. And when you found one that was for sale were you disappointed when there was no flyer box or the flyer box was empty? Of course you were, everyone is. Did you c...

By Scott & Amy Houck
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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The Omaha area real estate market saw small dip in price and total volume for 2007. However things are not near as bad as the public would think. Here is the end of year totals according to the Great Plains REALTORS Multiple Listing Service. 2007 vs 2006Total number of homes sold: 10728 vs 11432A...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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This is a follow up to If Your Home is not Staged to Sell, then it Won't Sell. Below is a report that my home stager sent me after staging a listing of mine at 1306 Bryan Ave. Unfortunately the house sold in one day so I do not have before and after photos. ** -- ** Hello, I worked with [the sell...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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Home staging is the arrangement of furniture and decorations to best highlights a home's good points while at the same time draw attention away from any negatives. At the same time it neutralizes a seller's personal taste in décor in order to appeal to as wide an audience as possible. Home stagin...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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I want to thank Wayne Plowman of Charleston Homes of Omaha for taking the time to meet with myself, Rob Luhrs, the President of Alliance Real Estate, and David Matney, our broker, to discuss what Charleton Homes offers buyers and agents and how they are different than other builders.Charleston Ho...

By Steve Lauver, Omaha Realty -- 402-689-7550
(Nebraska Realty -)
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Good Start!Well, 2008 is off to a good start.  Showings and web traffic are both up for the month.  Buyers seem to be getting a head start to the busy March, April and May time frame.  Deeb Realty invited an appraiser to come in and give his take on the 2007 market and his outlook for 2008.  One ...

By Steve Lauver, Omaha Realty -- 402-689-7550
(Nebraska Realty -)
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2007 market recap for Stony Brook South in Omaha, NE.  As of Febuary, 5, 2008 there are currently 6 homes listed on the Omaha MLS for sale and there were 15 homes sold in 2007.   StatusPriceAddressStyleBRBTHTSqFt$/Above Grade SQFTSP % LPACTIVE$141,943 13910  Margo StreetSplit Entry331866$100.53 0...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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Omaha Real Estate Market - January, 2008Below is a summary of the real estate market in Omaha for the month of January, 2008.Total Number For Sale 5294Total Number of Accepted Offers575Total Number of Closed Sales554  % of sellers that accepted an offer10.86%Absorption rate in months9.21These num...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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I would like to thank David Matney and Rob Luhrs of Alliance Real Estate for naming me Agent of the Year for the third straight year. In 2006 I sold a total of 52 homes, with 43 of them being homes that I listed. Homes listed by me sold in an average of 41 days. I attribute my success to hard wor...

By The Trumm Team Omaha Homes for Sale, Real Estate
(Keller Williams Greater Omaha)
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February 27th, Internet Crusade (http://internetcrusade.com/) is doing a free technology workshop for Realtors in Omaha. Topics covered include the four essential elements of a successful website, ways to differentiate yourself from the competition, and how to leverage the power of a permanent em...

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