The Tax Credit is Ending!

There’s not much time left if you plan to take advantage of the tax credit to purchase a first home or move up from your existing home. Right now is an opportune time to use this credit with deflated home values and low interest rates. Beth Braverman of Money Magazine wrote an article on 03/02/10 […]

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Fourth Quarter Existing-Home Sales Surge in Most States, Prices Up in More Areas

Synopsis: Homebuyer tax credit and low interest rates had a positive impact on home sales in the last quarter of 2009. Sales of distressed properties were down 5% over the previous year. The national median sale price for a single family home was 4.1% lower than a year ago, but some areas are seeing double […]

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Handyman Specials Poised to Come Back in Vogue

I was showing houses this weekend to a buyer and he asked, “Is there a category where you can search fixer uppers?” It’s been a while since I’ve heard that term used. When buyers ask for foreclosures or to look at short sales, if they’re not investors, they’re typically looking for a great deal with […]

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Shift Happens Tour

Prior to this web site, I had the opportunity to listen to Gary Keller speak about his new book Shift Happens. I posted the information over on my personal blog, if you are interested in reading it.

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