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Summer – The Best Time to Move

Summer – The Best Time to Move

Summer is right around the corner and the school year is coming to an end. Now is the time to find that perfect home for your family. With the kids on summer break, it is much easier to pack up and...

The Bar as a REALTOR® is Set High

The Bar as a REALTOR® is Set High

Response time for REALTORS® is very important. Nowadays, the common demand for both buyers and sellers is simple. They expect real estate proficiency, proper execution of contracts and disclosures,...

Do you Want to Upsize or Downsize?

Do you Want to Upsize or Downsize?

When I ask most homeowners what their dream home looks like in their head, it usually is a large home located on a huge estate with more room than any one family could use. If this sounds like your...

Selling Real Estate During the Rainy Season

Selling Real Estate During the Rainy Season

Showing homes in the rain may not be the most convenient thing for buyers; however, I have found that those who are motivated enough to look at homes when there’s heavy rain are usually more...

Preparing your Home for Winter Showings

Preparing your Home for Winter Showings

There are a few things to consider when showing your home to interested buyers during the holidays. The Importance of Lighting: During the winter months, it is often cold and gloomy outside and...

What to know about Shared Driveways

What to know about Shared Driveways

What is a Shared Driveway? A shared driveway occurs when two or more property owners have access to the same driveway. It may consist of one long driveway that ends at multiple houses or properties....

Is a 1031 Exchange Right for You?

Is a 1031 Exchange Right for You?

In recent months, I have come across several owners of investment properties using a 1031 tax deferred exchange. What is a 1031 Exchange? Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code allows an...

Plant a Tree and Add Value to Your Home

Plant a Tree and Add Value to Your Home

Think about the common characteristics of those old and wealthy neighborhoods you drive by? Most of them have large, mature trees! Whether you’re planning on selling your home now or planning to...

What are Closing Costs?

What are Closing Costs?

If you are currently a buyer or seller or maybe you will be in the near future, please inform yourself on the costs associated with closing on a property. The list below will give you an idea of what...