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Should I buy a House or a Condo?? A very important question!  Lifestyle choice is at the heart of this discussion. The following is a good list of questions to ask yourself to help in this decision. If you're looking to downsize, a condo is a simpler lifestyle.If you don't want to manage a yard, ...
 Why Do I Need to Be Pre-Approved to Buy a Home?The phone rang today with a very nice woman on the other end of the line. She explained that she remembered me from visiting her neighborhood, although she isn't ready to sell her home.  Hmmm, "I thought, what's this about?"   Could it be that she h...
The two terms "REALTOR® and Real Estate Agent seem interchangeable, but are they?   After all they both speak to a person selling real estate, right? They both identify a person who can help you buy and sell a home, so why the different terms?   This is a question that surfaces from time to time....
Should I Add Solar Panels to Sell My House?Solar is a hot topic of discussion.  Whether you buy or lease solar panels, the end result is that hopefully you've lowered your energy bills and reduced your carbon footprint in the process.  But Should you add solar panels is awhole 'nother question if...
Why do I need curb appeal when selling my home?  When finding homes online, it's common to be wowed by photos of gleaming kitchens and shimmering pools.  After all those are the sparkly things that most people want in their homes, but what if you are driving by a home with a for sale sign in the ...
I'm Moving, What Do I Do With All My Stuff?  Moving produces feelings of panick for most homeowners.  Just thinking of all the work involved can seem overhwelming.  It's common to wait till the last minute to make decisions and if that's you, then there is a solution that might help lessen than a...
\It’s often said that shiny pennies get the most attention.  And so it goes with New Homes versus Re-Sale homes.  New home communities often showcase their various models with beautiful furnishings and upgrades, so it’s very common to walk away feeling dazzled.  But check the list of standard upg...
Buying and selling homes has a lot to do with timing.  When negotiating contracts, it’s common to want to select a closing date on a Friday or the first or last day of the month. Know that those are the busiest times of the week and month for title companies and lenders.  With the current financi...
 Tips to Create a Stress-Free MoveJust the thought of moving can create tension and stress for most of us.  Heck, the idea of uprooting is downright unnerving as we are all creatures of habit.  After all, making something a habit takes effort and practice so moving starts the process all over aga...
Reviewing photos for Dick Greenberg's photo contest provided lots of room for improvement.   About 4 years ago I was working with a buyer and happened upon a home that I thought might fit their needs.  This home was a "remodeled" home in Central Phoenix that looked like it still needed lots of wo...

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