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8 Strategies to Secure a Lower Mortgage Rate
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8 Strategies to Secure a Lower Mortgage Rate

September 8, 2022

This climate has been unsettling for some homebuyers and sellers. However, with proper planning, you can work toward qualifying for the best mortga...

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10 Pro Tips for a Smooth Home Move
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10 Pro Tips for a Smooth Home Move

August 12, 2022

The process of buying a new home can be both exhilarating and exhausting. But the journey doesn’t stop when you close on your property.

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Higher Rates and Short Supply: The State of Real Estate in 2022
Higher Rates and Short Supply: The State of Real Estate in 2022

August 10, 2022

While some had hoped 2022 would bring a return to normalcy, the U.S. real estate market continues to boom.

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5 Ways to Write a Winning Offer in Today’s Real Estate Market
5 Ways to Write a Winning Offer in Today’s Real Estate Market

August 10, 2022

A high offer price gets attention. But most sellers consider a variety of factors when evaluating an offer.

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7 Costly Mistakes Home Sellers Make (And How to Avoid Them)
7 Costly Mistakes Home Sellers Make (And How to Avoid Them)

August 10, 2022

Common mistakes that many home sellers make. These can cause anxiety, cost you time, and shrink your financial proceeds.

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Seller’s Checklist: A Timeline to Prep Your Home for Sale
Seller’s Checklist: A Timeline to Prep Your Home for Sale

Alex Levy | August 10, 2022

Having the eyes and ears of an insightful real estate professional on your side can help you.

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Hedge Against Inflation With These 3 Real Estate Investment Types
Hedge Against Inflation With These 3 Real Estate Investment Types

Alex Levy | August 10, 2022

The annual inflation rate in the United States is currently around 7.5%—the highest it has been.

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8 Popular Home Design Features for 2022
8 Popular Home Design Features for 2022

Alex Levy | August 10, 2022

There’s a lot to consider when selling your home, from the market and appraisals to where you’ll go next.

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20 Unique Home Gifts for Every Person on Your List
20 Unique Home Gifts for Every Person on Your List

Alex Levy | August 10, 2022

From the coffee snob to the sports enthusiast, these presents are the perfect way to bring beauty.

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New Build or Existing Home: Which One Is Right for You?
New Build or Existing Home: Which One Is Right for You?

Alex Levy | August 10, 2022

Nationwide, there were 1.27 million active listings in September, down 13% from the previous year.

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Shut Down Home Intruders With These 7 Safety Strategies
Shut Down Home Intruders With These 7 Safety Strategies

August 10, 2022

More than one million burglaries are committed in the United States each year suffering an estimated $3 billion.

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12 Tips for an Easier Move
12 Tips for an Easier Move

August 10, 2022

Not many people look forward to the actual moving day whether you are moving across town, moving is stressful.

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Upsize or Downsize: Which is Your Best Move?
Upsize or Downsize: Which is Your Best Move?

August 10, 2022

There are factors to consider that might push you to take the leap or stay put for a while longer.

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9 Tips for Buying and Selling Your Home at the Same Time
9 Tips for Buying and Selling Your Home at the Same Time

August 10, 2022

Selling your home when you still need to shop for a new one can feel daunting to even the most seasoned homeowner.

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Should You Buy and Sell at the Same Time?
Should You Buy and Sell at the Same Time?

August 10, 2022

Both buying and selling a home are equally stressful, but what about when your'e trying to coordinate both at the same time

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Thinking of Buying a Short-Term Rental?
Thinking of Buying a Short-Term Rental?

August 10, 2022

Short-term rentals can be a highly lucrative investment and a fun way to make money including the advantages.

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New Year, New Home? Set Homeownership Goals Whether You’re Buying, Selling, or Staying Put
New Year, New Home? Set Homeownership Goals Whether You’re Buying, Selling, or Sta...

August 10, 2022

Increased home sales and price growth, and a tight housing inventory, the time is right to also make some homeownership.

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Fresh Year, Fresh Start: Cleaning Out Your Home for the New Year
Fresh Year, Fresh Start: Cleaning Out Your Home for the New Year

August 10, 2022

As you look forward to 2021 you may have spent some time thinking about your intentions for the coming year.

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How to Bridge the Appraisal Gap in Today’s Real Estate Market
How to Bridge the Appraisal Gap in Today’s Real Estate Market

August 10, 2022

An appraisal is an objective assessment of a property’s market value performed by an independent authorized.

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Can I Buy or Sell a Home Without a Real Estate Agent?
Can I Buy or Sell a Home Without a Real Estate Agent?

August 10, 2022

Most homeowners who choose to sell their home without any professional assistance opt for a traditional.

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5 Factors That Reveal Where The Real Estate Market Is Really Headed
5 Factors That Reveal Where The Real Estate Market Is Really Headed

August 10, 2022

Buoyed by historically low mortgage rates, buyers keep shopping for homes, reducing the available inventory.

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The Buzz – January Edition
The Buzz – January Edition

August 10, 2022

I hope your year is off to a great start! If you’re still working on your 2021 resolutions, look no further.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Buying Vacant Land
The Do’s and Don’ts of Buying Vacant Land

August 10, 2022

Before you purchase a lot to build on, be aware of these do’s and don’ts. Building a custom home is hard work.

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Trivia Time! How Well Do You Know Your City?
Trivia Time! How Well Do You Know Your City?

August 10, 2022

I’m sure there are things you haven’t learned about our great town yet. Let’s see how many of these fun facts you can guess.

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Finding a New Home for the Next Stage of Life
Finding a New Home for the Next Stage of Life

August 10, 2022

For most of us, our housing needs are cyclical. Imagine the first place you lived as a young adult.

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5 Tips for Buying a Luxury Home
5 Tips for Buying a Luxury Home

August 10, 2022

Luxury homes are usually located in the most optimal areas in a market, and built with high-end materials.

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Funday to Celebrate Earth Day With Your Family
Funday to Celebrate Earth Day With Your Family

August 10, 2022

It is a day to give thanks for the world around us and to take action to protect the natural resources we depend upon.

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7 Tips for Saying Goodbye to Sentimental Belongings
7 Tips for Saying Goodbye to Sentimental Belongings

August 10, 2022

Here are some tips to help you part with belongings you are attached to but no longer want to keep.

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Is the Real Estate Market Going to Crash?
Is the Real Estate Market Going to Crash?

August 10, 2022

When COVID-related shutdowns began in March, real estate brokers and clients scrambled to respond to the shift.

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5 Inspiring Home Design and Remodeling Trends for 2021
5 Inspiring Home Design and Remodeling Trends for 2021

August 10, 2022

It’s no surprise to see that design trends for 2021 revolve around soothing color palettes, cozy character, and quiet retreats.

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The Do’s and Don’ts for Investing in Real Estate
The Do’s and Don’ts for Investing in Real Estate

August 10, 2022

I would be happy to help you find the perfect investment property, and I’ve put together this list of tips.

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Thinking of Moving? 5 Steps to Finding Your Next Home
Thinking of Moving? 5 Steps to Finding Your Next Home

Alex Levy | August 10, 2022

Follow these five steps and complete the corresponding worksheet offered below to assess your priorities.

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