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Hello everyone! Due to my recent fustration with the website the KW provides me (don't get me wrong, they are useful... But, I wanted a more custom site), I have decided to design my own website from scratch! Great Idea, I know... But I made the decision and went for it. So after about 36 hours...
I thought I'd share this video that I came across on YouTube. If I ever decide to stop selling homes in Levittown, you might be able to find me working with this guy and his team! Enjoy! Have a great week! Jon www.PurcellSells.com
Here's a link to a great article I found on Realtor.com if you are thinking of purchasing a home in Levittown. 10 Steps to home ownership Enjoy! Jon
Well, it's been quite a while... My life over the last few months has been very crazy, including re-relocating back to Pennsylvania from Austin, Tx. I have taken some time off from my real estate career but I'm back and ready to rock! I think the time off has made me foreget how much I really e...
I had a 'reality check' of sorts the other day, so I thought I'd tell everyone about it... As some of you may know, I am still a pretty new agent (less than 6 months in the biz) but I have privilege of working in an office of over 700 agents here in Austin. This has given me a great opportunity ...
I am looking for comments and suggestions on 'Pocket' Listings. I have a client who has a condo that cannot be put into the MLS until the end of November as per the contract. (New condo building, and they won't let you resell until 6 months after the closing). Ideally, we would like to have a ...
Yesterday I was on the phone with a potential client and I made a huge mistake! The prospect had responded to an ad of mine on the internet, she was looking for a home but was running into issues with her financing. She had told me that she had been looking for about 4 months, and had spoken w...
When I first moved to Austin from Philadelphia, I did my best to get out and see what the city had to offer and to meet new people. One of the things I was desperate to find was a decent cheesesteak! Well, I stumbled on to a place down here that makes the best cheesesteak Austin has to offer. ...
Just a quick one today! I had an interesting experience while attending a NetParty.com networking event last night in Downtown Austin. There was a good amount of people there, I made a few connections and had a martini (or 2!). Overall, I enjoyed myself and I will attend more of their events in...
I wanted to touch on the importance of following up with people who wander in to your open houses. I generally hold 2-3 open houses a week, sometimes getting great turn outs, some times not. I am generally happy with the way I conduct my open houses, although it is a constant learning process. ...