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As we are into Mid Jan already-I have been reflecting on my Real Estate yr. and ups/downs of it. 10 Bullet items that I found important: don't give up no matter what the problem is / case in point, I was ready to throw the towel in with a buyer client, after mutiple viewings of homes,but I stuck ...
Realtors run into this situation more than we like to admit. We present our "comps" in the area of homes similar in size and amenities offering, and tell the potential seller what we believe is the List & Sell price. I like to present all the factors in the neighborhood of solds, competitive, alr...
Recently I have been approached by tentative Sellers to possibly List, Market & Sell their home. On more than one occasion, the question has come up about timing of putting it on the mkt. Now or Spring? Of course, the Spring market is the most active part of the yr with regards to NEW Listings, t...
So this past weekend I finally bit the bullet and took a motorcycle safety course to enable myself to obtain my license. It was truly an enjoyable experience! One of the many things that I got out of the course is the risk vs skill graph.  picture 3 vertical lines, like this: l                   ...
In a recent newsletter supplied by Berkshire Hathaway- I found the info there interesting and thought I would share- Litchfield County-home sale prices up 18.5 % over last yr Fairfield County-again, sale prices are up 7.8 % Hartford County-ironically, sale price had same surge of 7.8% Middlesex C...
In the current real estate mkt, Realtors get approached many times with this question.Auction property, Foreclosures, bank owned, REO(real estate owned),short sales are all out there.  An investor and or his/her Agent need to do their due diligence to see if the numbers work. My general opinion i...
In a recent transaction,  it was expressed by a Client- " I trust your judgement"- what a great comment! Realtors would like to think that this is the case with their Clients, but to hear it means confirmation. Trust is something that is earned and once it is lost, it takes a very long time to re...
In the many avenues of marketing a Listing for Mr & Mrs Seller, or marketing in general for an Agent, certainly the revolution of Social Media is a very viable option. I will offer my tactics and would welcome ideas or suggestions from other professionals, out there. -FB, open house annoucements ...
The ending with a successful transaction comes the ever famous Closing. Realtors have the option to Thank their Client by a Handshake or a Hug given the circumstance of the relationship. Most Professionals take the opportunity to give a closing gift at this time to show their token of appreciatio...
Ok, so you have made the plans of purchasing a home, maybe tired of paying rent, maybe tired of living @ home, or maybe it's just time! A little vision ahead can be a positive thing.......a Down payment is crucial,of course. How do u set aside $ for a down payment, though? Well, there again, a fu...

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Author Bio: Kevin Green is a Full Time Realtor approaching his beginning of his 13th yr in the business and is a Co owner of a Horse Boarding & Riding Facility in Meriden,CT- Rosehaven Stables, LLC.

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