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This has been a hot topic over the last year. As the market has continued to heat up, I’ve seen people sit on properties that I know would sell for a lot more than the homeowners paid for it. One of the scariest prospects of selling your home is not having a place to go […]

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We’re living through historic times and it’s impacted everything. The housing market is no exception so I’m sharing the 3 biggest changes I’ve noticed in the housing market in the past 18 months. Mortgage Rates Mortgage rates fell a lot in 2020, we’re talking historic lows! Naturally, people rushed to refinance their homes and to […]

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Have you been thinking about moving but you aren’t sure whether you want to build a home or buy an existing home? With builders making up more than 30% of new inventory right now, more people than ever are considering new construction. Today, I’m sharing the pros and cons of each to help you make […]

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Congratulations! A seller has accepted your offer to purchase a home, inspection is clear, and now you get to hurry up and wait. However, now is not the time to start buying furniture or a new car to go with your pretty new home. I tell my clients that just because an offer is accepted, […]

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Buying a home is (most likely) the largest investment you’ll make in your lifetime. It’s really important to know what to expect financially and to be ready for all the expenses that come along with home buying. The first thing you need to consider is your budget. This may seem daunting, but there are plenty […]

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If you’re in the market for a new home, there’s a lot to consider. For our family, I’m not sure which was more important – distance to the interstate or proximity to Target – because, priorities. We also wanted to be close to our local city area with all the best restaurants, shops, and entertainment, […]

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Have you ever moved into a new home and realized that your furniture isn’t quite what you remembered? Maybe you’re moving from an apartment to a home and you want to upgrade or your style has changed since the last time you got furniture. So, how do you furnish a home if you don’t want […]

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It’s moving season! I’ve been busy helping buyers and sellers get homes bought and sold and that means people are packing up to move out. Barry and I have moved 5 times in 10 years and y’all, it’s a lot. So, I’m going to share one of the most important tips I’ve learned from moving. […]

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If you’ve been thinking of doing some upgrades around your house, it’s really important to know which things are worth the money. Most people decide to do renovations or upgrades to increase their resale value. We know the classic renovations or updates that will always be good for the bottom line (finished basement, painting your […]

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If you’re looking for homes to buy right now, I know it feels like there’s a lot at stake. In a market that’s this hot everything can feel rushed: you want to find the perfect home, make an offer, and (hopefully) be the owners of said perfect home. When I’m with buyers and we’re at […]

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