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Sept. 10, 2019

Housing Report September 2019

Sept. 3, 2019

September 2019 Newsletter

5 Unusual (But Effective) Home Staging Ideas

 
 
 
“Staging” your home is all about making the space in your home as appealing as possible to buyers. You may already know the basics, such as eliminating clutter, and removing personal photographs. Here are some other tips that are less well known yet very effective:

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Aug. 15, 2019

Orange County Housing Report August 2019

Aug. 1, 2019

August 2019 Newsletter

Four Signs You’ve Outgrown Your Current Home

 
 
 
It’s not uncommon for couples with growing families to trade in their compact cars for something roomier, like a mini-van. The same thing happens with homes. Sometimes families simply outgrow them.

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July 3, 2019

July 2019 Newsletter

5 Things Buyers Hate to See

 
 
 
When you show your home to prospective buyers, there is probably a long list of things you’re hoping they’ll notice. For example, you’ll want them to see the beautiful chandelier in the foyer or the spacious backyard and large deck, or the kitchen with the island big enough for a whole family to sit down for breakfast.
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July 3, 2019

June 2019 Newsletter

How To Make Your Home Sale “Smooth Sailing”

 
 
 
If you’ve ever been on a cruise ship, you know that rough waters can result in a miserable experience. Even on modern ships equipped with stabilizers, choppy seas and bad weather can leave you stuck below deck - and possibly sea sick!
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May 31, 2019

May 2019 Newsletter

Should You Buy the “Less Than Perfect” Home?

 
 
 
When you’re shopping for a new home, you want to find a property that has all the features and characteristics you want. Perhaps you’re looking for a large deck surrounded by picturesque landscaping, a beautiful kitchen with gleaming marble countertops, or a cozy living room with a fireplace.

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April 16, 2019

April 2019 Newsletter

Your Home at a Glance

 
 
 
Have you ever driven up to a restaurant and been disappointed by your first impression? Perhaps the windows looked dark and gloomy, the façade was worn and unattractive or for some other reason it just didn’t look like a tempting place to eat.

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April 1, 2019

March 2019 Newsletter

A Bird’s Eye View of Selling Your Home

 
 
 
If you haven’t sold a home before, the process can seem complex and even intimidating. It really isn’t. In fact, the steps to selling your property - quickly and for the best price - are straightforward, although not necessarily easy.

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Jan. 29, 2019

February 2019 Newsletter

Should You Move or Renovate?

 
 
 
Determining whether you should buy a new home or fix up your current one isn’t easy. In fact, the decision can be steeped in so much drama, they make reality TV shows about it!

So, if you’re wondering whether to move or improve, here are three things to consider:

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