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Sellers: Why Work With a Broker Realtor®?

  A homeowner once asked me, “What’s the most important quality to look for in a Real Estate agent. What a great question! There are a lot of qualities you want in a Real Estate Professional: Very important to deal with a Professional Licensed Real Estate Broker Associate, not an Agent. A ...

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Why You Should Hire Me As Your Realtor

    There’s a lot more to selling a home than simply listing it and scheduling a few viewings. Here are some of the ways I make sure that happens to you: A  Good Licensed Real Estate Broker Associate will: Let me give you an overview of the marketing steps I ...

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YIKES! 6 REASONS HOME DEALS CAN GO STRAIGHT TO HELL

Realtor Association     You fell deeply in love with an updated Victorian, knocked a few grand off the asking price, and maybe even bought a spiffy camelback sofa for your new living room. Sweet! Still, until you close and the keys are in hand, there’s a sliver of dread ...

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15 DESIGN TIPS TO KNOW BEFORE REMODELING YOUR BATHROOM

By Becky Harris A very generous person who pays attention to what I drool over in stores gave me a killer shower curtain for Christmas, and I have to say, hanging it up gave my bathroom a whole new personality. You don’t have to rip up tile, do a demo or ...

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9 Red Flags To Watch For When Picking A Real Estate Broker

By Teresa Mears. Pass on agents who are family members and those who have never bought or sold in your neighborhood. Make sure the agent you pick specializes in the kind of property – single-family home, condo, investment property – you want to purchase. The proliferation of online real estate information makes it ...

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Why Use A Broker Realtor®

  By Realtor.com Team. Buying a home is the biggest investment most people will ever make, but not all real estate agents are equal. Find out how the experience and training of a Realtor® can help you get into your dream home. 1. What Exactly Is a Realtor? Not every salesperson with a license to sell real ...

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SPRING RE-DO: 5 DÉCOR TRENDS TO TRY

By  Suzanne De Vita. Spring fever’s hit us here at Housecall, and we’re willing to bet it’s beset most of you at home. If yours is ripe for a re-do, deep-six stale, seasonal décor for these on-trend features and finishes—florals not included. Gray Hardwood. Gray-anything has staying power.  Make the most of ...

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SMART HOME, HAPPY PET: HOW TODAY’S TECH IS CHANGING THE GAME FOR PET OWNERS

By Terri Engels, Housecall. The smart home revolution has led to some mind-boggling advances to our daily routine. From brewing a world-class cup of coffee from your smartphone to streaming your favorite Spotify playlist through a lightbulb in the kitchen, it seems there’s no end to the daily life hacks now available to us. ...

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SPRING LAWN CARE TIPS YOU CAN DO NOW

By Anita Alvarez, Housecall. Warming temperatures, rainy days, sunny skies – these are just some of the signs that spring is here. While your lawn probably maintains its dingy brown winter look, soon, it will be blossoming with the rest of the flowers, shrubs and trees – but only if ...

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ARE OUTDOOR KITCHENS ON THE OUTS?

By Housecall. Homeowners continue to cook up outdoor kitchens that in some cases rival their indoor counterparts. Yet some experts insist the popularity of outdoor kitchens has boiled over. Belgard, a maker of outdoor living products, says souped-up outdoor kitchens include professional-grade appliances (particularly refrigerators and dishwashers), numerous cooking surfaces, ...

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